Articles tagged Maidenhead

Page 84 of February 2004 archive issue thumbnail Page 84, February 2004

Stadium rock

Pete Tucker was one of the very first stars as stock car racing took a hold in fifties Britain. He recalls the lifestyle with Richard Barnett In 1954 Juan Manuel Fangio was thrilling grand prix-goers on his way to another world championship, but in race stadiums around the United Kingdom another form of motorsport was being established. That same year British stock car racing was born, and was...

Page 40 of September 1980 archive issue thumbnail Page 40, September 1980

The Wartime Diaries of an RFC Officer

Continued from the August issue Towards the end of May 1917, as was recorded last month, X, as I am calling the writer these diaries, was leading his usual social whirl in London, lunching for instance with Dewis of Mercedes and Count Zborowski, and was using a trusty Fiat tourer. For this car he picked up six cans of petrol (12 gallons, presumably), and drove in it from London to Newmarket in...

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