Articles tagged Ted Smith

Page 71 of September 1987 archive issue thumbnail Page 71, September 1987

VSCC Prescott

The Vintage Sports Car Club scored again at its Prescott hill-climb. In spite of running nearly 200 entries for the first time, with perhaps the biggest-ever spectator attendance, the meeting ran expeditiously — a tribute to Brian Harcourt-Smith, Ted Smith, John Warboys and all the marshals. And where else could you see such a variety of interesting cars of all ages, not only competing but in the...

Page 24 of February 1973 archive issue thumbnail Page 24, February 1973

Anecdotes

The Editor interviews some ex-employees of the famous Coventry Company I AM AWARE that Alvis history is well documented. There is K. R. Day's book about the Company and the detailed book about the vintage years by Peter Hull and Norman Johnson. However, these fine cars have not been produced since 1967 so there is every reason to keep alive their good name. I decided, therefore, that a meeting...

Page 80 of January 1990 archive issue thumbnail Page 80, January 1990

CLUB NOTES

Norris Miles of Hubbard Racing is keen to start a series based on the old Group 2, pre '74 saloons, reviving a series from 16 years ago that used to see Camaros, BMWs, Capris, Mustangs, Escorts and Alfas mercilessly vie with one another. If the response is good enough, an RAC affiliated organisation will be approached and dates fixed up for some events which have the prospect of being sponsored....

Page 50 of January 1988 archive issue thumbnail Page 50, January 1988

Veteran to classic: Enstone

VSCC at Play If you hold driving-tests in December on the plateau at Enstone near Oxford, it is almost certainly going to be cold, and that is what it was for the annual VSCC event there this year. So cold that at least one of the two Solex carburettors on Marsh's T13 Bugatti was icing-up and all around engines were left ticking-over between tests. This did not prevent an entry of some 89 cars,...

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