Articles tagged E. Brandon

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Matters of Moment

The B.R.D.C./"Daily Express" International Trophy Meeting Quite the most important thing which happened in British racing last month was the great International Trophy Meeting at Silverstone for 500-c.c. sports and Formula 1 Grand Prix cars, organised by the British Racing Drivers' Club in conjunction with the Daily Express newspaper. We have often stated in Motor Sport that if motor-racing is to...

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Salvadori's Goodwood

Three Firsts and Two Second Places by This Driver at Easter B.A.R.C. Meeting, in Connaught, Maserati and Aston Martin Cars An extremely large crowd of some 50,000 attended the International Race Meeting at Goodwood on Easter Monday, when the summery weather set off the picturesque setting, the Paddock thronged with people and the sports-girls more exotic or attractive than ever. Many entirely new...

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WET COURSE SLOWS DOWN INTERNATIONAL PRESCOTT MEETING P. D. C. Walker (E.R.A.) Proves "Rain Master" on Magnificent Fastest Run THE weather gods were cruel indeed to the B.O.C. on September 12th. Practice day enjoyed perfect conditions, and was enlivened by the astonishing Freikaiserwagen unofficially beating Gerard's course-record, by Leslie Allard equalling Whincop's sports-car record, and, alas...

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Hants & Berks M.C. Speed Trial

Wharton beats the big cars  This event, graced by perfect weather and impeccably organised, was held at Neil Gardiner's Burghfield Common estate on July 25th. The course, embracing five banked corners, had been lengthened since 1947 to make it a full quarter-mile. Few drivers were able to get out of second gear, but the faster cars averaged over 37 m.p.h.  Interesting cars included Browne's...

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Rally Results and Grenzlandring Races

Humber Register Midland Rally (Sept. 14th) 1sr. D. D. Clapham (14/40 Humber). 2nd E. M. C. Locke (9/28 Humber). 3rd. V. A. D. Browne (16/50 Humber). Sunbeam Register Sandhurst Rally (Sept. 21st) Concours d' Elegance.-J. Hampton (1912 12/16 2-seater) Driving Tests. 1st: E. A. Price (1926 Twenty tourer) 989 mks. 2nd: S. Darbishire (1926 14/40 Special tourer) 975 mks. 3rd: L. A. C. Dopping-Hepenstal...

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Poole Open Speed Trials

Many Exciting Incidents on Excellent New Course. Hutchison's Alfa-Romeo makes F.T.D. Allard the Fastest Sports Car. The West Hants & Dorset C.C. put on Open Speed Trials at South Lytchett Manor, near Poole, on September 6th, the excellent new 1/2-mile course being loaned by Sir J. V. E. Lees, Bt, D.S.O., M.C. The event was run for charity and the Mayor of Poole was one of the stewards, which...

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Goodwood Finale

Gonzalez (B.R.M.) Wins Woodcote Cup and "Daily Graphic" Goodwood Trophy Races, with Parnell's and Wharton's B.R.M.s Second and Third in the Latter. Moss Wins 500 Race for Cooper. THE final B.A.R.C. Goodwood Race Meeting of 1952 attracted a fine crowd and a very interesting entry. Ironically, since they were for sale, for the first time B.R.M. fielded a team of three cars. In practice Duncan-...

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Hawthorn and the "Flying Horse" 100 per cent. Successful at Silverstone

Parker Wins 500-c.c. Race for Kieft A huge crowd saw Hawthorn do exactly what Ferrari intended him to do at Silverstone on the occasion of the Daily Express B.R.D.C. International Trophy Meeting on May 9th. He won his heat and the final of the International Trophy with the Formula II Ferrari and the Production Sports Car Race in a 4.1-litre Ferrari America, which he had not even sat in before...

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1952 British Grand Prix race report - Ascari victorious Silverstone

  A Splendidly Organised "Daily Express"/ B.R.D.C. Silverstone Meeting. Ascari and Taruffi Win the Big Races, Moss (Kieft) the 500-c.c. Race. Both B.R.M.s Retire! The British Grand Prix Meeting at Silverstone on July 19th was one of the most interesting day's racing so far experienced at the famous circuit. As the big entry came out for the Formula 1 British Grand Prix a police band played the...

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The First 1950 B.A.R.C. Goodwood Members' Meeting

Sydney Allard's Allard Beats Gale's Darracq and Jason-Henry's Delahaye to Win Fastest Race at 72.75 m.p.h. Mrs. Binns Wins Her First Race in ex-Dobson Riley at 67.5 m.p.h. Double Win by J. C. C. Mayers (Lester-M.G.) Puts Him in the Lead for "Motor Sport" Brooklands Memorial Trophy. WET weather in the morning gave way to a fine afternoon for the first of this season's B.A.R.C. sports-cars-only...



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