Articles tagged John Anstead

Page 100 of February 2014 archive issue thumbnail Page 100, February 2014

Lunch With... Steve Soper

This serial race winner and straight talker remained a factory driver for almost 20 years. No shortage of anecdotes here, then...Writer Simon Taylor | Photographer James Mitchell Most of the best drivers who earn their living in sports or touring cars have at least cut their teeth in the single-seater formulae. Steve Soper is different. This man racked up a fine career over more than 20 years,...

Page 44 of January 1969 archive issue thumbnail Page 44, January 1969

Around the Tuning Shops

Last month in the first half of our trip around the tuning shops we spent considerable space discussing the tuning divisions of two major manufacturers B.M.C. and Ford. But readers should remember that sometimes the little man can give you a bit of extra attention and take a specific interest in your motor car. You can discuss over a cup of tea in the workshop your own particular requirements....

Page 75 of August 1976 archive issue thumbnail Page 75, August 1976

Radbourne's Fiat X1-9: A Thoroughly Modern Sports Car

Sports cars were never really intended for the masses, but the bigger manufacturers have to think in terms of attracting the maximum number of customers if they are to hold the price of their two-seater to a reasonable level. This attitude means that you may find components from other, more mundane, motor cars on the sleek marvel which is your current passion. At least you should be compensated...

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The Radbourne 652-c.c. Fiat

Cheap, cheerful and economical modified motoring LAMENTABLY, many motoring enthusiasts now feel that there is little joy left in driving under the restrictions of current legislation and cramped traffic conditions. This is a pity, for there are still ways of deriving satisfaction from a motor car without becoming ensnarled in a traffic hold-up or attracting the wrath of the law. One method of...


January 2020
Racing Rivalries: The 25 most explosive battles between drivers, teams, cars... and families.



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