Articles tagged K. Petre

Page 6 of May 1936 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, May 1936

MOTOR SPORT

THE BROOKLANDS EASTER MEETING RAIN CAUSES POSTPONEMENT OF EASTER MONDAY FIXTURE. OUTER CIRCUIT THRILLS. " UNKNOWN " WINS £100 MOUNTAIN RACE. l3rooklands was a dreary place on Easter Monday. Rain fell steadily from a gre57 sky, without a hint of relenting. Meanwhile hopeful spectators turned up in surprising numbers and the car parks gradually filled. R. J. Munday went out with the Leyland-Thomas...

Page 22 of December 1936 archive issue thumbnail Page 22, December 1936

Club news

etta• /lewd BUGATTI OWNERS' CLUB The Welsh trial attracted nineteen The Welsh trial attracted nineteen starters in spite of the start being so far from town. Pen-y-Bryn is a tricky hill with three-quarters of a mile of slippery surface, which eaussd four failures. Treveriog was not troublesome and the whole entry sailed up, and Glynceiriog stopped only one car, though it had some nasty bends. The...

Page 11 of May 1945 archive issue thumbnail Page 11, May 1945

VETERAN SPECIALIST

VETERAN SPECIALIST (Continued from the February issue) AFTER the Kent Messenger run in September. 1934, there was nothing until the "Brighton" in November. The 1903 Lanchester had been running solely on the low-tension magneto ignition, although a trembler coil and wipe H.T. ignition was fitted. Upton said that coil ignition was often fitted as an extra and was original, and that if we ran on...

Page 11 of May 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 11, May 1937

E.R.A. WINS THE EMPIRE TROPHY RACE

E.R.A. WINS THE EMPIRE TROPHY RACE VICTORY FOR RAYMOND MAYS WITH THE 1,100 CM. CAR AT 62.96 M.P.H. The B.R.D.C. opened the British racing season with the Empire Trophy Race at Donington on April 10th, when the race was attended by a crowd variously estimated at from 12,000 to 15,000, a larger attendance than Donington has ever had before, and a very fine augury for the 1937 season. A very fine...

Page 30 of August 1936 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, August 1936

Clubs news

Ulster A.C. The July issue of the Monthly Review contains a good report of the County Down Trophy Race from various aspects together with several very excellent photographs. Those who were at the race and have not seen a copy should write for one—we can find no price on the cover, but no doubt club funds are open to fortification! The story of the teddy-bear that never looked other than straight...

Page 8 of July 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 8, July 1937

FASTEST RELAY RACE EVER WON BY AUSTIN TEAM

FASTEST RELAY RACE EVER WON BY AUSTIN TEAM ONLY TEN TEAMS IN THE FIELD. M.G. SECOND AND FRAZER-NASH THIRD The Relay Race at Btooklands, originated by the Light Car Club in 1932, is a really excellent institution, because it enables amateur drivers to run in a classic contest at reasonable expense, costs being distributed over a team, and with more chance of finishing than if the cars ran as lone...

Page 6 of June 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, June 1937

E.R.A.AND THE SUNSHINE AT SHELSLEY

E.R.A. AND THE SUNSHINE AT SHELSLEY RAYMOND MAYS'S NEW RECORD. A SPLENDIDLY ORGANISED MEETING. Perhaps Leslie Wilson's luck has changed, for with the commencement of the new timing methods at ShelsleyWalsh Hill Climb cante really good weather conditions, a thing very necessary but, alas, all too rare at our premier speedhill climb. This year eliminating runs were held in the morning, the...

Page 5 of April 1936 archive issue thumbnail Page 5, April 1936

"I TOLD YOU SO!"

It has been the policy of this journal to draw attention to various aspects and phases of motorracing which, to us, have appeared to be detrimental to the interests of the sport. Very often the publication of these admonitions and warnings has brought down a storm of criticism on our innocent heads, but happily we have emerged from the ensuing conflicts bloody, but unbowed. Nay, more, the...

Page 39 of August 1934 archive issue thumbnail Page 39, August 1934

RELAY RACE WON IN A THUNDERSTORM

RELAY RACE WON IN A THUNDERSTORM W. L. THOMSON'S TEAM OF AUSTINS FIRST—OFFICIAL MORGANS SECOND— LADIES' TEAM OF M.G. MAGNETTES TAKE THIRD PLACE. THE annual " Big Race for Small Cars," the Light Car Club's Relay Race, was run off on Brooklands on July 21st and resulted in a welldeserved win for W. L. Thoinson!s Team of Austins driven by the entrant himself, R. F. Turner, and T. V. G. Selby, which...

Page 6 of November 1935 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, November 1935

THE FINAL ROUND AT BROOKLANDS

MOUNTAIN CHAMPIONSHIP WON BY SHUTTLEWORTH (3-LITRE ALFA-ROMEO). HIGH WINDS MAKE CONDITIONS DIFFICULT ON THE OUTER CIRCUIT There is always plenty for the enthusiast to see and do at a Brooklands meeting, but somehow the final or Mountain Meeting, which was deferred a week in order to give visitors to the Motor Show a chance of attending, did not seem to have quite its usual snap. The cold weather...

Pages

LATEST ISSUE

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

SUBSCRIBE

NEWSLETTERS

Sign up to our newsletters
The latest news, straight to your inbox – click below to sign up to the newsletter list.

SIGN UP

THE APP

The Motor Sport App
Carry Motor Sport with you, wherever you go. On iOS, Android and Kindle.

DOWNLOAD

Noticed a mistake on this page?

Tell Us About It