Articles tagged F. Henry Royce

Page 40 of April 1933 archive issue thumbnail Page 40, April 1933

THE HOME OF CRAFTMANSHIP

THE HOME OF CRAFTMANSHIP THE BUILDING OF ROLLS-ROYCE CARS. BEHIND an institution as famous as that of the Derby works of RollsRoyce one always finds an interesting history. Even to deal briefly with the present-day routine of manufacture of the world-renowned cars requires a lengthy article, so nothing more than an outline of the foundation of the firm can be given here, leaving the sporting and...

Page 44 of March 1972 archive issue thumbnail Page 44, March 1972

Factory methods of the vintage era

No. 15: Rolls-Royce Soon after this series was instituted we took a look at the careful and academical methods of construction which made Rolls-Royce cars what they were in 1928. Long before that, circa 1912, F. Henry Royce, yet to be knighted, had evolved his famous, or notorious, bumping-rig, for stressing Rolls-Royce chassis to extremes. It was said that a well-known American car was chained...

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