Articles tagged Merlyn

Page 43 of September 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 43, September 1967

Behind the scenes

Profiles on three more racing teams which appear regularly at race meetings The Frank Manning team is not often seen in England, as the two black Formula Three Brabham-Fords are engaged in a full Continental programme this year. Driven by John Kendall and Mike Walker, they are having a fair amount of success but so far there have been no big wins abroad. In our last “Teams." feature we talked to...

Page 62 of February 2010 archive issue thumbnail Page 62, February 2010

Lunch with... Desiré Wilson

The talented South African remains the only woman ever to have won an F1 race. But she’s never thought of herself in those terms – she’s just a racing driverBy Simon Taylor Redoubtable females run like a thread through motor sport history, from Camille du Gast to Danica Patrick, from Kay Petre to Christabel Carlisle. But only two have raced in World Championship Grands Prix. Maria-Teresa de...

Page 11 of January 1970 archive issue thumbnail Page 11, January 1970

An international Formula Three Championship sponsored by Motor Sport/Shell

£1,000 for 12-race series OF THE three major International racing formula, one has been sadly neglected when it comes to allotting Championships. The exception is Formula Three, the most junior of the three professional formulae, yet the one which has possibly proved the most entertaining over the five years of its existence. MOTOR SPORT is pleased to announce that it will sponsor the first...

Page 109 of July 2005 archive issue thumbnail Page 109, July 2005

Marcus Pye's Diary

  Authenticating a Lotus 23 with a real pedigree before making his pilgrimage to the Jim Clark Room at Duns Silverstone: Jim Clark put Colin Chapman's lightweight, agile Lotus 23 on the map at a stroke in June 1962 when, in a sensational debut, he thrashed the hulking Ferraris, Aston Martins and Porsches in the Nürburgring 1000Km. At least until he got woozy from fumes wafting from a split...

Page 23 of November 1963 archive issue thumbnail Page 23, November 1963

The Final Goodwood Meeting (September 21st)

Adrian Dence (Morgan Plus Four) wins Motor Sport Brooklands Memorial Trophy and £75 prize by half-a-point. Close racing characterised the last 1963 Members' Meeting of the B.A.R.C. The first race, a 10-lap scratch race for F.J. and F.L. cars was a run-away victory for the Ecurie Ecosse Cooper-Monaco driven by Jimmy Stewart. It led all the way, winning at 96.88 m.p.h. (best lap, 98.86 m.p.h.)....

Page 29 of March 1972 archive issue thumbnail Page 29, March 1972

Around and about: comment on the racing and club scene

Formula Three prospects The 1,600-c.c. Formula Three is now entering its second year and, just as last season, the most prestigious of the three British Championships will be that sponsored by our friends Shell Super Oil and with the Motor Sport Trophy as the prize for the winner. As is recent history last year's victor Dave Walker has moved up to Formula One and this season there will be some...


December 2019
Ford vs Ferrari: The Le Mans '66 Film Special



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