Articles tagged James Allington

Page 46 of September 1980 archive issue thumbnail Page 46, September 1980

Book reviews

"Brooklands Bikes in the Twenties". by Peter Hartley. 244 pp. 81/2" x 5" (Argue Books Ltd, Argus House, 14 St. James Road, Watford, Herts. £6.95) After Peter Hartley had written and published his pre-1916 Brooklands motorcycle racing history and had promised us the post-war story as its sequel, there was an unhappy delay due to difficulties for Goose, his publisher, and we feared that the full...

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An open secret  Sir,  While not doubting Jackie Oliver’s abilities, I have to take issue with his memory in crediting Colin Chapman with originating the idea of a wing bearing directly onto suspension uprights. When Jim Hall’s Chaparral 2Es appeared at Bridgehampton on September 16, 1966 they came with fully developed hydraulically actuated wings acting on the rear uprights. On July 30 the...

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Motor books for Christmas

"The Silver Lady," by Neville Minchin. Foreword by the Rt. Hon. Lord Montagu of Beaulieu. 180o pp. 8 7/8 in. x 5 in. (G. T. Foulis & Co. Ltd., 1-5, Portpool Lane, Holborn, London, E.C.1. 2.5s.) Neville Minchin, now resident in Cape Town, has a vast knowledge of Rolls-Royce matters and in "The Silver Lady," dedicated to his old friend The Rt. Hon. Lord Hives, C.H., M.B.E., D.Sc., LL.D., he...


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