Articles tagged Freddie Hicks

Page 95 of January 2002 archive issue thumbnail Page 95, January 2002

Old bikers reunite

Donington Park had a meeting in October of 10 motorcycle riders who achieved fame pre-war there, with demos by a 1939 s/c Velocette twin, the ex-Stanley Woods Velocette 500 and Freddie Hicks' 1930 AJS. The pre-war racers' committee (01332 0811123) seeks more riders. Alan Clark The late Alan Clark's diaries into politics (Weidenfeld & Nicholson) have appeared containing plenty of motoring...

Page 22 of August 1942 archive issue thumbnail Page 22, August 1942

Letters from readers

Sir, In the never-ending controversy that goes on in the motoring Press about the respective merits of British and foreign cars, how rarely is the " K.3" M.G. put forward in support of the home-produced car. I feel that an article about these supremely successful 1,100-c.c. cars would be much appreciated by readers of Motor Sport. How many people remember the great successes gained by the "K.3s...

Page 47 of July 1931 archive issue thumbnail Page 47, July 1931


THE SENIOR RACE Another Norton 147111 Island Lapped at SO THF, most arnazin.g performan,ce of the 1931 Tourist Trophy Races was undoubtedly J. H. Simpson's wonderful third lap in 28m. Is. at the alino.-t incredible average of 80.82 m.p.h. Time and again this wond..Tful rider has broken the lap record only to retire, and his luck was still out for at Ballaugh on his fourth lap he braked heavily...

Page 11 of September 1947 archive issue thumbnail Page 11, September 1947

Experiences with Morgans

The future spells Austerity with a capital A, so we hope we may be excused for dwelling a while longer on the Morgan three-wheeler. The 3-wheeler is the most economic motor vehicle, apart from a motor-cycle, to tax (£5 a year), while it is also economical of petrol and tyres — particularly so in view of the very high degree of performance offered by the hotter versions. This being the case, and...


December 2019
Ford vs Ferrari: The Le Mans '66 Film Special



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