Articles tagged Paul Vallee

Page 25 of September 2006 archive issue thumbnail Page 25, September 2006


Chiron points Sir, Yes, I agree you have produced a great issue, though I hope the reduction of the letters page is not part of a permanent trend… My real reason for writing this month is to raise two or three points about Louis Chiron and his career. I believe that I am right in saying that he was the only driver to have raced in both the Grand Prix Manufacturers’ World Championship series of...

Page 67 of January 1980 archive issue thumbnail Page 67, January 1980

Historic Preparation

Unlike today's Formula One teams, who have to begin preparation for the next season as soon as the present one is finished, those people involved in historic car racing have a clear period of some months in the winter to prepare for the next season. We paid a visit to some of the places where historic cars are being rebuilt or overhauled in readiness for "old car racing" in 1980, whether it be...

Page 25 of July 1949 archive issue thumbnail Page 25, July 1949

Italian Victory in Le Mans 24-Hour Race

Chinetti Brings Lord SeIsdon's 2-litre Ferrari in First at Over 82. m.p.h. Delage and Frazer-Nash Second and Third. Heat Takes Heavy Toll, but Six British Cars Finish. Before the war Le Mans was a household word in British motor-racing circles, as well it might be, with British cars winning this gruelling 24-hour sports-car race outright on six occasions. The Germans did much damage to the famous...


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



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