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Page 13 of August 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 13, August 1967

1967 British Grand Prix race report - Team Lotus Dominate

The choice of the R.A.C. fell on Silverstone this year, so with the help of the BRDC and most of the country's motor clubs the British Grand Prix was held on the wide-open spaces of the airfield circuit. Entry was by invitation and all the big teams were represented along with more than the usual number of private owners, some newcomers being given a chance to try their hand at Grand Prix racing...

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The private owners in Grand Prix racing

GRAND Prix racing is essentially an activity for factories and industries, but there are always a few people who are prepared to join in even if they have no factory backing or very much hope of success. Occasionally Grand Prix racing reaches a high state of development and factory teams can fill all the entry lists and this is how it should be, for it is a technical exercise for the Research and...

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Sixth Grand Prix of Mexico

Clark all the Way Mexico City, October 22nd. Twenty entries were invited for this year's Mexican Grand Prix, which took place at the same time as the Mini-Olympics. Of the 20, 19 were all ready for the first four-hour practice session on Friday afternoon, the one missing car being the Cooper down to be driven by Rindt. This was withdrawn due to a haggle over starting money which the Austrian...

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"Daily Express" Silverstone Races

A Pageant of Speed Silverstone, Northamptonshire, May 14th. The annual day of racing on the Silverstone circuit, organised by the B.R.D.C., started off at 10.30 a.m, on a bright and sunny morning with a 35-lap race for sports cars, the majority of which were using large American V8 engines. The entry was mostly of Group 7 FIA 2-seater racers, with the addition of a few homologated Group 4 sports...

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Belgian GP

An Italian Victory Spa, Belgium, June 13th. The second race in the 1966 series of Grandes Epreuves was the Belgian event, held on the traditional and splendid "Circuit Permanent of Francorchamps" in the hills above the town of Spa. This real Grand Prix circuit formed from the normal road system, but with permanent pits, paddock and grandstands, was obviously going to allow the new 3-litre Grand...

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XXIV Monaco Grand Prix

The Wee Scot Wins Monte Carlo, May 22nd. Since the advent of the new Grand Prix Formula where the only interest seems to be for unsupercharged 3-litre engines, everyone had been waiting for the 1966 Monaco Grand Prix as it was felt that this race would really launch the new Grand Prix racing. Firms who were building new cars or new engines had the Monaco race as their target date and though...

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International spring cup meeting

Oulton Park, April 15th. As an addition to the International calendar the Mid-Cheshire Motor Racing Club organised a special meeting at Oulton Park on behalf of various medical organisations that benefit motor racing. No prize money was awarded and no starting money given, all the finances normally dispensed to the racing teams being donated to the medical fund. The main event was for the Spring...


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