Articles tagged Sanderson

Page 12 of September 1957 archive issue thumbnail Page 12, September 1957

The Swedish Grand Prix

A Maserati Victory Kristianstad, August, 11th. Although the race in Sweden was entitled Grand Prix, it was for sports-cars and had the importance of counting towards the Manufacturers' Championship. Held on the same narrow bumpy circuit as in previous years, the race differed only in that this year it was for a period of six hours, instead of 1,000 kilometres, it being felt that a time race would...

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Continental Notes

Before the International Trophy meeting at Silverstone the Scuderia Ferrari were rapidly making history, for out of nine events in which the factory team competed they won eight, these being the Argentine, Mendoza, Agadir, Dakar, Sebring, Giro Sicilia, Syracuse and the Mille Miglia. Their only defeat was by Maserati in the 1,000-kilometre race at Buenos Aires, and everything pointed to 1956 being...

Page 80 of April 1977 archive issue thumbnail Page 80, April 1977

Mr. Sanderson's Rolls-Royce

Sir, I was greatly interested by your article in this month's Motor Sport and have been pushing calculator buttons since reading it, with the following results: 114 x 114 gives 6,982 c.c. and not the quoted 7,036 c.c. 114 x 121 gives 7,411 c.c. which is again not the official figure but is surely why the BARC programme notes showed 7,410 c.c. (allowing perhaps for slide rule error). As you...

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Vanwall Victory In "Daily Express" International Trophy Race, Driven By Moss At Record Speed

Connaughts Second and Third. Ferraris Retire. Sports-car Successes by Cooper-Climax and Aston Martin. Russell Wins 500-c.c. Race, Jaguar the Touring-car Event. Lap Records Shattered The Daily Express International Trophy Meeting at Silverstone is one of the highlights of the British racing season and this year, organised by the B.R.D.C. on May 5th, it provided good entries, plenty of variety, and...

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Matters Of Moment

Britain Can Make It The Jaguar "grand-slam" at Le Mans and the splendid "Index" victory by the thought-to-be-experimental 744-c.c. Lotus-Climax proved that Britain makes some of the best sports cars in the World. The impact of these convincing victories will he remembered for at least a decade and the firms who supplied components for the winning Ecurie Ecosse Jaguar which enabled it to average...

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Sunbeams at Wolverhampton

July 3rd THE annual rally ot the S.T.D. Register to Wolverhampton will never reacts the impressive proportions of one-make gatherings like the Rolls-Royce and Bentley assemblies or the invasion of Austin Sevens at Beaulieu. But it has become an institution, nevertheless, and one which. I think, enjoys the distinction of being the first "return to birthplace" rallies, at all events in recent years...

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B.R.D.C British Empire Trophy Sports-Car Race At Oulton Park

Big Crowd See Alan Brown (Cooper-Bristol) Win at Cheshire Circuit. Heat Winners — Gammon (Lotus-M.G.), Salvadori (Maserati) and Duncan Hamilton (Jaguar) Run in chilly but sunny weather, the British Empire Trophy Race, transported to Oulton Park from the Isle of Man, was a decided success. This road circuit in a beautiful parkland setting offers excellent spectator facilities and real road-racing...

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