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March 14, 1955

SEBRING STARTERS

The fourth annual 12-hour Florida Grand Prix of Endurance for sports cars, to be held at Sebring, March 13, has become a major international event.

Oct. 18, 1954

PORSCHE SPEEDSTER ON TRIAL

Jewellike and fast as always, a familiar high-performance sports car in the high- priced field turns up at a new low price—under $3000, that is.

Oct. 25, 1954

REVIEW OF THE YEAR

Since the fourth Vanderbilt Cup race in 1908—last of the big American road events for Grand Prix cars—racing in the U.S. has steadily steered away from ...

Sept. 13, 1954

SEE HOW THEY RUN

Although the racing season is not officially over, it is possible to determine 1954's National and International champions, to evaluate the lessons of the year and ...

Jan. 24, 1955

WANT TO TRY A ROAD TEST?

A pleasant thought, except that road tests aren't the picnic they may seem to be— not by a dozen downshifts. For one thing, you can't win. In the whimsical ...

Aug. 29, 1955

A ROAD TEST OF THE NEW TRIUMPH TR2 PROVES THAT IT IS A REAL DUAL-PURPOSE SPORTS CAR THAT CAN WORK ALL WEEK AND WIN IN COMPETITION ON WEEKENDS

Of the 20-odd makes of cars that competed in this year's Le Mans 24-hour hassle, only three were in the original spirit of this classic—that is, true ...