Articles tagged Straight

Page 53 of May 1979 archive issue thumbnail Page 53, May 1979

The other side of Brooklands

With the arrival of better weather, the Editor recalls the days when people went to Weybridge not only to see the motor racing, but to watch the aeroplane races CONSIDERING that the first heavier-than-air machine had proved that it could get off the ground only six years previously, the attention given by the Brooklands authorities to aviation in 1909 deserves to be remembered. Moreover, flying...

Page 40 of December 1934 archive issue thumbnail Page 40, December 1934

No Signs of Hibernation

No Signs of Hibernation. IDON'T know whether times have changed, but the winter months, which in England some years ago seemed as far removed from motor racing as they would be in the Arctic Circle, nowadays simply seethe with activity. Drivers cross continents in search of cars for next season, Club Secretaries think out more ingenious courses for next year's events, and altogether prospects for...


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