Articles tagged de Clifford (Lagonda)

Page 17 of February 1932 archive issue thumbnail Page 17, February 1932


THE COLMORE TRIAL. THE Colmore Trial which was instituted in 1911 by the Sutton Coldfield and North Birmingham Automobile Club (Sunbac) will be run this year on the 13th of this month. The start will be from the Unicorn Hotel, Stratford-on-Avon, and the route will be about 90 miles. The event is open to members of clubs associated with the R.A.C., and (in. the case of three-wheelers and...

Page 21 of April 1932 archive issue thumbnail Page 21, April 1932


THE R.A.C. RALLY FIRST EVENT OF ITS KIND A GREAT SUCCESS PEOPLE with knowledge and experience of the Monte Carlo Rally may, perhaps, have regarded the R.A.C. event of last month as a meek and mediocre counterpart of the former, but as a preliminary effort there can be no denying the fact that it was a great success. It may not have proved anything of great value in regard to the speed, stamina or...

Page 32 of February 1931 archive issue thumbnail Page 32, February 1931


THE MONTE CARLO RALLY Forty-six British amongst 156 entrants IF anyone is of the opinion that the adventure of it motor touring ended with the close of the early days of the automobile era, participation in the annual Monte Carlo Rally ought to cure him for all time of this illusion. Unlike most trials, competitors have got a wide choice of starting points and routes to be followed, all of which:...

Page 97 of August 2001 archive issue thumbnail Page 97, August 2001

The Autocar thought of it first

The Autocar thought of it first WHAT WAS IT THAT THIS LEADING weeldy magazine thought of first? The answer is a round-Britain RAC Rally, the RAC having agreed to organise it. In 1932 the idea of a 1000-mile competition to be completed in 24 hours appealed alike to novice and expert drivers. Tame compared to the Monte Carlo Rally and the Alpine Trials, it was to provide a mild adventure, the time...


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