Articles tagged Palmer Audi

Page 119 of April 2014 archive issue thumbnail Page 119, April 2014

Nick Tandy

Simon Arron talks to a driver with feet on the ground, mind on the podium The distinction is subtle. Nick Tandy’s recent GT conquest in the Daytona 24 Hours was his first in a factory Porsche, but not his first as a works-contracted driver. Brits had a serious tilt at victory in each of the four classes, but in the end Tandy – sharing with Austrian Richard Lietz and Frenchman Patrick Pilet – was...

Page 5 of November 1997 archive issue thumbnail Page 5, November 1997

Golden Arrow set top run again by 1999

Golden Arrow, the stunningly beautiful car in which Major Henry Segrave raised the World Land Speed Record to 231.36mph at Daytona Beach, Florida, in March 1929, could run again following the discovery of three Napier Lion aero engines of the type which powered it past the White Triplex's 1928 mark of 20'7.55mph. The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu's dream of returning the Irving Special (...

Page 17 of August 2008 archive issue thumbnail Page 17, August 2008

Nigel Roebuck

Reflections – Mosley wins, but F1 could be the loser – Brundle’s assessment of the season so far – Kubica sparks memories of old-style Monaco The effects of ‘Whippergate’ smoulder on, and threaten at any moment to erupt into forest fire. Over the Montréal weekend there were serious concerns about the state of the track, which in several places broke up alarmingly during qualifying, but not too...

Page 108 of April 2013 archive issue thumbnail Page 108, April 2013

The hills are alive

Formula 1 tends to hog the headlines but you'll find parallel ingenuity elsewhere within our sport, and its provenance might just surprise you By Andrew Frankel We've all done it: imagined racing cars conceived in a world without rules. Gordon Murray has even sketched one for this very magazine. What is perhaps less well known is that they actually exist. Or as near as makes very little...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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