Articles tagged K. R. Day

Page 31 of April 1962 archive issue thumbnail Page 31, April 1962

THE PORSCHE CARRERA 2

THE PORSCHE CARRERA 2 The old law of magazine publishing implied that if a manufacturer " took space" in an appropriate journal he would be granted editorial publicity in return. If this applied to MoToa SPORT there would be some cars our readers would never hear about but fortunately advertising revenue and editorial utterances are kept apart. Even so, some people are never satisfied. For...

Page 26 of September 1962 archive issue thumbnail Page 26, September 1962

Road test report on -

A Pleasing Anglo-Swedish Sports Coupé — The Volvo P 1800 Volvo cars from Sweden are very conscientiously made and accurately assembled, as readers of Motor Sport’s account of a visit to the Göteberg plant (June, 1960) will know. That they go extremely well and possess desirable features of design and equipment has also been made clear in our road-test reports of the 122S and 122S/B18 saloon...

Page 20 of July 1959 archive issue thumbnail Page 20, July 1959

XIX Grand Prix of Pau

A Cooper Benefit Pau, France, May 18th. This year the Pau G.P. held on Whit Monday was for Formula 2 cars and, as is becoming popular in Europe, it was preceded by a Formula Junior event. Practice was held on Saturday and Sunday, and with two National Monomill races on the second day the whole week-end saw the pleasant town of Pau, situated at the foot of the Pyrenean mountains, enjoying almost...

Page 26 of May 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 26, May 1967

"The Vintage Alvis"

by Peter Hull and Norman Johnson. 400 pp. 9 in. x 6 in. (Macdonald & Co. Ltd., Gulf House, 2, Portman Street, London, W.1. 126s.) This long-awaited one-make, almost one-model, history by Peter Hull of the V.S.C.C. and Norman Johnson of the 12/50 Alvis Register may be expensive but it comes fully up to expectations and brings Macdonald to the forefront of specialist one-make book publishers....

Page 40 of May 1958 archive issue thumbnail Page 40, May 1958

At Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace, site of motoring exhibitions, trials and races since the very early days, will, on May 18th., be the rendezvous of Alvis owners, all of whom are welcome to watch driving tests and a Concours d'Elegance open only to Alvis O.C. and 12/50 Alvis Register members. Details from: K. R. Day, 31, Lawrence Avenue., New Malden, Surrey.

Page 43 of April 1980 archive issue thumbnail Page 43, April 1980

Out of the past

From time to time Motor Sport's readers send me much interesting material, such as a photostat of a page from the one-time Douglas Company's house-magazine The Con-Road, of which I had not heard previously. This came to me from Mr. Geoff Lee of Ruislip and is dated 1927. It is about a racing car assembled by C. G. Pullin from parts he imported from America, for use at Brooklands in 1911. Now I...

Page 58 of September 1964 archive issue thumbnail Page 58, September 1964

Veteran and Vintage Registers

Following many reader's requests for details of Veteran and Vintage Registers, we list below the first batch of marque and specialist registers. Others will be published as an when space permits. A.C. Owners Club.—E. C. Martin, 8, The Paddock, The Droveway, Hove, 4, Sussex. Alfa Romeo Section of V.S.C.C.—H. Roy Slater, 2, Ulleswater Villas, Ulleswater Road, Southgate, London, N.14. Alvis O.C.—K....

Page 8 of August 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 8, August 1967

Fire Engine Rally

Over the August Bank Holiday week-end a 2-day fire engine rally will be held at the Montagu Motor Museum, from 2 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. on August 271h-28th. Fire engine entrants will receive fuel for the return journey and an overnight accommodation allowance. ——— The new address of K. R. Day, Secretary of the Alvis O.C., is 31, Pennington Drive, Oatlands Chase, Weybridge, Surrey. D. Saunders, Gen....

Page 23 of October 1953 archive issue thumbnail Page 23, October 1953

CLUB NEWS

CLUB A.C. OWNERS' CLUB Members of the organising club filled five of the first six places in the point-to-point run in Hampshire on August 30th. Best performance was returned by R. G. Henderson (A.C.), with H. F. Day (A.C.) third, and N. W. Howlett (A.C.) fourth. Second-class awards went to 1'. E. B. Chambers (A.C.), S. Moore (M.G.—Hants & Barks M.C.), and D. R. Humphreys (A.C.), who filled...

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