Articles tagged Gerald Firkins

Page 93 of January 2000 archive issue thumbnail Page 93, January 2000


The famous ex-Joyce/Aked racing AC, so well known in the 1920s, was due to appear at the AC works near the Track in December, as its owner, R Smith, after much toil, has got it running again, and it keeps his HE company. The previous owner was Robbie Hewitt, who found it long after Aked had ceased to use it for sand racing, and it put up historic speeds when driven by J A Joyce. The VSCC of...

Page 93 of July 2005 archive issue thumbnail Page 93, July 2005

WB Rumblings

It is worth noting that the Midland AC, which was founded in 1901 and has since 1905 held the famous Shelsley Walsh hillclimbs, has also trials and other events on its fixture list. This year's Clee Hills Trial was held successfully in spite of extreme winter weather facing the 75 starters. The winner was Adrian Marfell (VW Beetle). Four of the class winners drove VWs, the others a Morris-JAP, a...


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