On the principal that 'if it appears in print it must be true' I felt I must correct a part your report on this year's Mille Miglia retrospective (August, 1990).
Your correspondent claims that present, amongst others, was the Ferrari 195 Berlinetta which won the 1958 event. Wrong on two counts.
1) The event as a race finished in 1957 with the accident which befell Alfonso de Portago. The...
Magnificent Victory by Jaguar – All Records Broken
Le Mans (Sarthe), June 14th.
The Le Mans 24-hour race carries with it more tradition and history than any other event in the minds of most people and the occasion of the XXIst Grand Prix d’Endurance, on June 13th/14th, not only continued this position, but celebrated the 21st birthday by being the first occasion when over 100 m.p.h. has been...