Articles tagged Villapadierna

Page 39 of June 1969 archive issue thumbnail Page 39, June 1969

Letter from Europe

[By means of which the Continental Correspondent, while he is motoring abroad, keeps in touch with the Editor.] Dear W.B., Before leaving Spain on a recent trip I made a detour down to Sitges, just south of Barcelona, to look at the disused concrete banked track. The man in the Tourist Office did not cotton on when I asked about it in English, even though his English was quite good, and...

Page 18 of August 1934 archive issue thumbnail Page 18, August 1934


Continental Notes and News The Barcelona Race. pRESSURE of space in the July issue prevented me from including a description of the Grand Prix Penya Rhin, which took place on the Montjuich circuit, near Barcelona. To many readers, however, MOTOR SPORT is a sort of history of motor racing, and for their benefit a short account of the race is given here. A first class entry list was obtained,...

Page 11 of September 1935 archive issue thumbnail Page 11, September 1935

easy for ferrar

EASY FOR FERRARI Alfa-Romeos Fill First impresses The Critics Three Places At Nice. Shuttleworth The Alfa-Romeos of the Scudc.ria Ferrari gave as pretty an exhibition of superiority in the Nice G.P. as has ever been seen in motor-racing. True, they had no organised opposition to contend with, for one cannot really call the two Maseratis raced by Etancelin and Zehender a team. For the rest, the...

Page 6 of May 1935 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, May 1935

Mercédès & Alfa share the honours at Monte Carlo

Fagioli wins at 58.17 m.p.h. Dreyfus and Brivio carry the Ferrari colours into second and third places. A fiery display by Etancelin on the new six-cylinder Maserati. What better event could one have to open the racing season than the Grand Prix de Monaco ? The crowds, the noise, the cars in close proximity, all these factors combine to produce an atmosphere which is unique, and which brings...

Page 35 of June 1976 archive issue thumbnail Page 35, June 1976

The Spanish Grand Prix

Jarama, Madrid, May 2nd Official practice at a permanent Autodrome like Jarama is fast becoming a simple formality, or at least it should be, for most Of the teams were out testing during the week before the meeting began. Only the less affluent ones like Shadow and March were unable to join in until the official sessions began, but as they are not regular front runners it did not affect the...


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