Articles tagged Philip Shaw

Page 12 of May 1951 archive issue thumbnail Page 12, May 1951

Reports of Recent Events

Reports of Recent Events NEW CLASS E RECORDS Piero Taru (hiving his new twin nacelle Italcorsa, which has a 270 b.h.p., 1,720 c.c., two-stage, four-cylinder Maserati engine in the power-nacelle, has raised the International Class E f.s. kilometre record to 18549 m.p.h. and the equivalent f.s. mile record to 180.55 m.p.h. These new figures improve; by 6 and 9 m.p.h., respectively, those held by...

Page 66 of December 1976 archive issue thumbnail Page 66, December 1976

Doing the Brighton Run on a 1902 Beaufort

It is the in-thing these days to do the Brighton Run for Veteran Cars, now called the RAC Commemoration Run, with no mention of the Veteran Car Club on plaque or medal, although it was the latter club that took the organisation out of the hands of a well-known motoring magazine and long ago set it on the path to its present International status. Back in 1930 Sammy Davis, before driving his 1897...

Page 98 of December 1981 archive issue thumbnail Page 98, December 1981

"The Veteran Car Club-50 Years Pictorial History"

"The Veteran Car Club — 50 Years Pictorial History". by Elizabeth Nagle and Michael Sedgwick. 176 pp. 11 1/2" X 8". The Veteran Car Club of Great Bruain, essannne Howe, 15 High Street, Ashwell, Hero., SG7 5N L. £13.00). The VCC of GB, founded in 1930, has celebrated its half-century with this excellent pictorial coverage of the many and diverse events it has organised, here and in Europe, and...

Page 10 of March 1951 archive issue thumbnail Page 10, March 1951

V.C.C. A.G.M.

V.C.C.—A.G.M. On February 10th the Veteran Car Club of Great Britain, Ltd., held their A.G.M. at the S. Kensington Hotel. After an excellent bullet lunch, the formal part of the proceedings took place, a record attendance of members emphasising the ever-growing popularity of veteran motoring. There was a great deal of business to be done, but the formidable agenda WAS got through expeditiously,...


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