Articles tagged Graham Oliver

Page 15 of May 1938 archive issue thumbnail Page 15, May 1938


0(44 liawd VETERAN CAR CLUB The Veteran. Car Club held its annual Rally and Hill-Climb at Tilburstow on April 9th. The entries were not so numerous as in previous years, but a very enjoyable day was had by all. After lunch the cars attempted the long climb of Tilburstow. Capt. Colver's 1896 Arnold required the assistance of both occupants, but Wood's Leon-Bolke ascended steadily, likewise Allday'...

Page 13 of August 1947 archive issue thumbnail Page 13, August 1947

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N.W. London M.C. Lawrence Cup Trial Those who expected this oft-postponed event to flop because of summer conditions got the surprise of their lives at Bagshot Heath on the day selected. Torrential rain fell much of the time and between sections Potter's passenger wisely erected her umbrella above the AlIard. Red Roads wasn't too difficult, but failed some of the smaller cars. Len Parker used the...

Page 39 of July 1938 archive issue thumbnail Page 39, July 1938


THE BRIGHTON SPEED TRIALS COURSE RECORD BROKEN BY GEOFFREY TAYLOR ON THE 2-LI FRE BLOWN ALTA AT 80.18 M.P.H. ANEW course record was set up by G. Taylor on the supercharged Alta when he covered the halfmile in 22.45 seconds, returning a speed of 80.16 m.p.h., breaking the existing record set up by R. 0. Shuttleworth (Alfa-Romeo) in 1935. The morning events were confined to sports-cars and those in...


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