August 2008 VRJ (Monterey Historics Special Issue)



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Interview: Trevor Taylor – Mike Jiggle speaks with the tow-time Formula Junior champion about his relationship with Jim Clark and what the Junior years were really like.

Profile: Formula Junior Super Test – Ed McDonough gets behind the wheel of three significant Juniors that span the full gamut of Formula Junior evolution-an OSCA, the 1960 championship-winning Lotus 18 and a Brabham BT6.

Feature: 35 Years of the Monterey Historics – A schematic look at the past 35 years of Monterey Historics history.

Feature: Fangio-Marque of Greatness – Robert Newman recalls his time spent wth “The Maestro.”

Feature: Love Affair – Gary Horstkorta examines the 45-year history of CSRG co-founder David Love and his Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa.

Fast Lines: El Maestro – Pete Lyons explains why Fangio should be remembered as a great man first and a great driver second.

Heroes: Alfa 158 – Robert Newman reveals the litany of heroes associated with Alfa Romeo’s championship-winning Grand Prix machine.

Legends Speak: The Alfa Days – Formula One champion Mario Andretti recalls his often overlooked experiences racing sports cars for Alfa Romeo.

Art History: Jaguar C-Type – Artist Matthew Stevens paints a colorful portrait of Jaguar’s Le Mans winner.

Hot Laps: Laguna Seca’s Turn Six – Skip Barber instructor Randy Buck shows us the fast way through Monterey’s Turn Six.

Fabulous Fifties: The First Historics – Art Evans explores the history behind the very first Monterey Historics.

Greatest Racecars: Ferrari 158 – Famed racer and instructor Bob Bondurant wrestles with his choice for the best car of his career.

Last Lap: Crossle, Lola, and the Mallock – Mike Lawrence examines why only three purpose-built racecar manufacturers have lived to see their 50th anniversary this year.

First Turn: Monterey Zen

Fast Exposure: French Grand Prix; Dijon-Prenois, July 1, 1979. Mario Andretti with the unhappy Lotus 80.

Hidden Treasure: 1952 Siata Daina

Market Guide: Under 2-liter GT

Photo Gallery: Monaco, Pacific Raceway, Mille Miglia, Walter Mitty, Silverstone, Lime Rock, Reno


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Dimensions 210 × 269 in


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