Articles tagged Jess G. Pourret

Page 67 of June 1980 archive issue thumbnail Page 67, June 1980

The Ferrari 250 GTO

The Ferrari 250 GTO THE 250 GT Berlinetta Ferrari was the standard for competition cars that everyone tried to emulate. The 3-litre V12 engined coupe went through a long development life closely involved with long-distance racing, especially the tougher events like the Targa Florio, the Le Mans 24 hour race and the Tour de France. The ultimate version of the competition coupe Ferrari first...

Page 100 of April 1978 archive issue thumbnail Page 100, April 1978

The Ferrari 250 GT Lightweight Berlinetta

Sir, I've enjoyed reading the Ferrari 250 GT Lightweight Berlinetta article in the November issue of Motor Sport. It was well documented and accurate. If I may I'd like to stress a few points for the sake of precision : The 1960 Coppa Inter-Europa at Monza was won by C. M. Abate with car 1875 GT (The list I worked from gave 1999 GT. C.R.), and the C. Kreisler Berlinetta at Sebring was 1785 GT....

Page 37 of January 1977 archive issue thumbnail Page 37, January 1977

Original owner Rolls-Royce

Sir, I enjoyed your Ghost Story very much in the October issue of Motor Sport, I also enjoyed very much the excellent pictures of Mr. Southall's 40/50 Tourer 89 AE. What brings thiS letter is that I have also a 40/50 Tourer by Kellner of Paris, which is also a 1920 car from the same series as 89 AE: 32 AE. Also, like Mr. Southall, I bought the car from the original owner, Mrs. Ganna Walska...

Page 73 of April 1978 archive issue thumbnail Page 73, April 1978

Book reviews

"Historic Fairground Scenes" by Michael E. Ware, FRPS. 96 pp. 9 1/2 in. x 7 1/4 in. (Moorland Publishing Co., The Market Place; Hartington, Buxton. Derbyshire, SK17 0A1. £4.20). Michael Ware has led us, through his photographic archives, to some pleasant historical paths, such as how motor cars were manufactured, the canal scenes of long ago, and so on. His latest book in this style covers a...


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