Articles tagged G. N. Mansell

Page 13 of July 1948 archive issue thumbnail Page 13, July 1948

Gerard's rebuilt E.R.A. fastest at Prescott

 Wonderful runs by the Cooper 1,000.   Class records beaten by Cooper and Whincop After the International Shesley Walsh Hill-Climb was over, many of the cars that had been there wended their way to Prescott,  where the Bugatti Owners' Club ran one of their perfectly-conducted meetings on the Sunday, in all the friendly atmosphere of one of their smaller events. On the preceding night people...

Page 15 of October 1948 archive issue thumbnail Page 15, October 1948


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...

Page 27 of October 1950 archive issue thumbnail Page 27, October 1950

Reports of Recent Events

SHENSTONE & D.C.C. FIRST EVENING TRIAL (August 26th) SPORTS CARS: J. H. Leigh (Frazer-Nash). TRIALS CARS: L. Tracey (Dellow). ORDINARY CARS: J. Tregenza (Bradford). LAGONDA C.C. THAME RALLY (September 27th) CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE LAGONDAS: 1. F. Defty (4 1/2-litre L.G.45R.) 2. Major Armitage (2-litre), J. S. Speller (2-litre). LIGHT CARS: 1. R. H. Marks (A.C.). 2. R. Russel (Talbot). 3. Mrs. M....

Page 14 of August 1948 archive issue thumbnail Page 14, August 1948

Poore beats Gerard at Prescott and equals May's old record

Many class records fall. Whincop takes Sports-Car Record with his 2.3-litre Bugatti The weather cleared for the Summer Prescott meeting and it was most interesting, although the crowd was not immense, so many being prevented from attending by Mr. Gaitskell. Poore made f.t.d. in the Alfa Romeo, a polished and popular achievement, which equalled May's pre-war course record. Gerard was second...


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