1954

1954 - January issue

 

  Detail Page No.
BATHURST HOPE BARTLETT 614
BATHURST NO ""GRAND PRIX"" 639
BORGWARD HANSA 2400 FULL DETAILS 624
CARAVANING AROUND AUSTRALIA - PART 8 646
FANGIO JUAN SPORTS CAR WIN 636
FORD CONSUL FULL TEST 630
HOW TO TAKE RACING PICTURES 642
LADY DRIVERS MRS JONES-WIFE, MOTHER, RAC. DRIVER 698
LIGHTS IMPROVED SEALED BEAM 637
LONDON TO BRIGHTON RUN A SPARTAN VETERAN RUN 632
MORRIS MINOR FULL TEST 616
OIL IN OUR OWN BACKYARD 626
PERFECT CAR ONE MAN'S PERFECT CAR 622
PETROL SELF SERVE BANNED 639
PHILLIP ISLAND HOPE BARTLETT 614
QUEEN CARS FOR THE QUEEN 634
SPEEDWAY MRS J.A.S. JONES 698
UNUSUAL FLY A CAR! 618
VAUXHALL 30/98 ROAD IMPRESSIONS 628
VOLKSWAGEN 1100 NEW & UNUSUAL 620





1954 - February issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTIN SECRET MODELS FOR U.S. 724
AUSTIN A40 FULL TEST 714
CARAVANING AROUND AUSTRALIA - PART 9 722
CHRYSLER PLYMOUTH FULL TEST 708
DIESEL ENGINES FOR PRIVATE CARS TESTED 725
FORD U.S. FORD SWITCHES TO OHV 712
HOW TO FIX YOUR CAR'S FRONT END 702
JONES STAN NEW ZEALAND GP 716
MAYBACH WINS NEW ZEALAND GP 716
MG TF DETAILS OF TD REPLACEMENT 720
N.R.M.A. HOW IT WORKS 704
NEW ZEALAND GP AUSTRALIAN MAYBACH WINS 716
RECORDS FASTEST PRODUCTION U.S. CAR 725
REDEX TRIAL LONGER TRIAL PLANNED 724
ROVER 90 REVIEW 730
STANDARD 8 DETAILS 725
TUNING YOUR GARAGE SHOULD USE ELECTRONICS 710
UNUSUAL MOTORING UNDER MARSHALL TITO 700





1954 - March issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTIN HEALEY HUNDRED DETAILS 812
CARAVANING AROUND AUSTRALIA - PART 10 796
CITROEN LIGHT FIFTEEN FULL TEST 794
FORD YET MORE POWER 792
HOLDEN RECORD EMPLOYMENT 805
HOW TO GET THAT SHOW ROOM SHINE 782
HUMBER HAWK FULL TEST 790
INVENTIONS AUTOMATIC HEADLIGHT DIPPER 808
INVENTIONS DRIVE-IN SNACK BAR 807
KAISER DARRIN BRIEF 804
LADY DRIVERS WOMAN WINS FIRST 24HR - MT DRUITT 800
LIGHTS AUTOMATIC DIPPER 808
MONTE CARLO GOES TO LOUIS CHIRON 784
MOSS STIRLING MONTE CARLO RALLY 784
MOUNT DRUITT WOMAN WINS FIRST 24 HOUR 800
PACKARD YET MORE POWER 792
RECORD RUNS SYDNEY-MELBOURNE ROAD TO GLORY - PT 1 814
STANDARD 8 FULL DETAILS 788
SULMAN TOM FIRST 24 HR MT. DRUITT 800
TRIALS HOW TO PREPARE 786
U.S. CARS TREND TO YET MORE POWER 792





1954 - April issue

 

  Detail Page No.
BUICK BIG V8 ENGINES FOR '54 872
CARAVANING AROUND AUSTRALIA - PART 11 882
CARAVANING CRUISEMASTER 880
DORETTI LIGHT, FAST SPORTS TOURER 895
KAISER MANHATTAN SUPERCHARGED FOR '54 896
LICENCE LICENCE TO DRIVE OR PERMIT TO KILL 866
MERCEDES BENZ 190SL SPORTS DETAILS 878
MERCEDES BENZ 300 SPORTS DETAILS 878
MORRIS MINOR FULL TEST - TWIN CARB 876
NASH FIFTEEN MODELS FOR '54 886
PETROL NEW SERVICE STATIONS 889
RECORD RUNS SYDNEY-MELBOURNE ROAD TO GLORY - PT 2 898
RUST UNDERCOATING 884
STANDARD 8 FULL TEST 870
TRAVEL FOLLOW THE SUN 874
WARNERFORD WAL THE WILD DAYS OF 868
WILLYS ACE DETAILS 896
WILLYS EAGLE DETAILS 896





1954 - May issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTIN MAKES CAR FOR NASH 56
AUSTIN HEALEY HUNDRED MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 37
BENTLEY SALOON MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 35
BRISTOL 404 COUPE MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 28
CARAVANING MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 47
CITROEN 2 CV MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 29
CITROEN 2 CV MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 37
DAIMLER CONQUEST SALOON MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 34
DE SOTO DIPLOMAT MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 33
FIAT 1100 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 36
FORD ANGLIA MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 31
HILLMAN CALIFORNIAN MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW - HARDTOP CONV. 32
HOLDEN FJ FULL TEST 16
HOTTING UP BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO STOCK ENGINES 12
HUDSON SUPER WASP MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 27
HUMBER SUPER SNIPE MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 41
JAGUAR MARK V11 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 39
JAGUAR XK 120 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 36
JONES STAN MAYBACH 22
JONES STAN VICTORIAN TROPHY RACE 21
LIGHTS FLUORESCENT TUBE HEADLIGHT 54
MAYBACH AUSTRALIA'S FIRST GRAND PRIX CAR? 22
MAYBACH WINS FIRST RACE 21
MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 1954 24
MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW PROVES THAT WE CAN MAKE IT 42
MERCEDES BENZ 300 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW - SALOON 41
MORGAN MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 32
MURRAY JACK WINS REDEX TRIAL 20
NASH CAR MADE BY AUSTIN 56
NASH AIRFLYTE STATESMAN MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 31
PACKARD MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 30
PETROL NEW SHELL REFINERY 18
PONTIAC MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 30
RILEY 1.5 LITRE SALOON MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 41
SIMCA ARONDE MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 33
STUDEBAKER CHAMPION MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 32
VAUXHALL VAGABOND CONVERTIBLE MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 39
WHITEFORD DOUG GRAND PRIX WINNER 10
WILLYS AERO FALCON MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 30





1954 - June issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ACCIDENTS TOOHEYS TOW THEM IN 22
ALVIS 3 LITRE SALOON SPECIFICATIONS 43
ARMSTRONG SIDDELEY SAPPHIRE SPECIFICATIONS 43
AUSTIN A30 SPECIFICATIONS 43
AUSTIN A40 SPECIFICATIONS 43
AUSTIN A70 HEREFORD SPECIFICATIONS 43
AUSTIN HEALEY HUNDRED SPECIFICATIONS 44
BATHURST GIANTS BATTLE AT BATHURST REVIVAL 26
BENTLEY SALOON SPECIFICATIONS 44
BORGWARD HANSA 1500 SPECIFICATIONS 47
BRABHAM JACK MT. DRUITT RECORD HOLDER 36
BRISTOL 403 SALOON SPECIFICATIONS 44
BRISTOL 404 COUPE SPECIFICATIONS 44
CHEVROLET SPECIFICATIONS 44
CHRYSLER PLYMOUTH SPECIFICATIONS 44
CITROEN 2 CV SPECIFICATIONS 45
CITROEN BIG FIFTEEN SPECIFICATIONS 45
CITROEN BIG SIX SPECIFICATIONS 45
CITROEN LIGHT FIFTEEN SPECIFICATIONS 45
DAIMLER CONQUEST SALOON SPECIFICATIONS 45
DETROIT HAS HEADACHES 32
FIAT 1100 TV SPECIFICATIONS 46
FIAT 1100 SPECIFICATIONS 46
FIAT 1400 SPECIFICATIONS 46
FIAT 1900 SPECIFICATIONS 46
FIAT 500 C SPECIFICATIONS 45
FORD ANGLIA SPECIFICATIONS 46
FORD CONSUL SPECIFICATIONS 46
FORD CUSTOMLINE SPECIFICATIONS 47
FORD THUNDERBIRD INT0 PRODUCTION SOON 32
FORD ZEPHYR SPECIFICATIONS 47
HARTNETT 600cc FULL TEST 12
HARTNETT 600cc SPECIFICATIONS 47
HOLDEN FJ SPECIFICATIONS 48
HOW TO BE YOUR OWN AUTO ELECTRICIAN 16
HUDSON ITALIA FOR PRODUCTION SOON 32
HUDSON SUPER WASP SPECIFICATIONS 47
HUMBER HAWK SPECIFICATIONS 48
HUMBER PULLMAN SPECIFICATIONS 48
HUMBER SUPER SNIPE SPECIFICATIONS 48
INDIANAPOLIS 500 BLOODY BRICKS OF INDIANAPOLIS 24
INVENTIONS ALCOHOL DETECTOR 39
INVENTIONS NEW MUFFLER - BASED ON CATALYST 35
JAGUAR MARK V11 SPECIFICATIONS 48
JAGUAR XK 120 SPECIFICATIONS 48
JOWETT JAVELIN SPECIFICATIONS 48
JOWETT JUPITER R4 SPECIFICATIONS 48
LADY DRIVERS HERE COME THE GIRLS 14
LAGONDA SPECIFICATIONS 49
LANCHESTER LEDA SPECIFICATIONS 49
MERCEDES BENZ 170S SPECIFICATIONS 49
MERCEDES BENZ 170SD SPECIFICATIONS 49
MERCEDES BENZ 180 SPECIFICATIONS 49
MERCEDES BENZ 220 FULL DETAILS - FACELIFT 34
MERCEDES BENZ 300 SPECIFICATIONS 49
MG TF SPECIFICATIONS 50
MISCELLANEOUS PARKING METERS FOR MELBOURNE 39
MORRIS MINOR SPECIFICATIONS 50
MOUNT DRUITT BRABHAM NEW RECORD HOLDER 36
MURPHY LES COMEBACK CHAMP 18
NASH AMBASSADOR SPECIFICATIONS 50
ORANGE ZAMBUCCA'S RECORD SPEED 27
PACKARD SPECIFICATIONS 50
PEUGEOT 203 SPECIFICATIONS 50
PHILLIP ISLAND 300 MILE CENTENARY GP 18
PHILLIP ISLAND HAS A PAST AND A FUTURE 28
PONTIAC SPECIFICATIONS 50
RADIOS ROADSTER 30
RALLIES FEMININE RALLY-PARIS TO SAN PAHAEL 14
RENAULT 750 SPECIFICATIONS 51
RENAULT FREGATE SPECIFICATIONS 51
RILEY 1.5 LITRE SALOON SPECIFICATIONS 51
RILEY PATHFINDER SPECIFICATIONS 51
ROAD SAFETY THE TOOHEY'S TOW THEM IN 22
ROLLS ROYCE SILVER DAWN SPECIFICATIONS 51
ROVER 60 SPECIFICATIONS 51
ROVER 75 SPECIFICATIONS 51
ROVER 90 SPECIFICATIONS 52
SIMCA ARONDE SPECIFICATIONS 52
SINGER SM 1500 ROADSTER SPECIFICATIONS 52
SINGER SM 1500 SALOON SPECIFICATIONS 52
STANDARD 10 FULL DETAILS 55
STANDARD 8 SPECIFICATIONS 52
STEAM CARS FIRST CARS 20
STUDEBAKER CHAMPION DETAILS 31
STUDEBAKER CHAMPION SPECIFICATIONS 53
SUNBEAM ALPINE SPECIFICATIONS 53
SUNBEAM TALBOT 90 SPECIFICATIONS 53
TRIUMPH RENOWN SPECIFICATIONS 53
VAUXHALL VELOX SPECIFICATIONS 53
VAUXHALL WYVERN SPECIFICATIONS 53
VOLKSWAGEN 1100 SPECIFICATIONS 53
WILLYS AERO ACE SPECIFICATIONS 54
WOLSELEY 4/44 SPECIFICATIONS 54
WOLSELEY 6/80 SPECIFICATIONS 54
YESTERYEAR FIRST CARS 20





1954 - July issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO 1900 PREVIEW - NEW VERSION 41
AUSTIN A30 FULL TEST 22
BRABHAM JACK MOUNT DRUITT 46
CHRYSLER DE SOTO PREVIEW - ADVENTURER 42
DAVEY JACK REDEX TRIAL (WHO'S WHO) 36
DAVISON LEX MONTE CARLO 18
DAVISON LEX REDEX TRIAL (WHO'S WHO) 36
DIESEL ENGINES NEW FROM ROOTES 40
JONES STAN MONTE CARLO 18
JONES STAN REDEX TRIAL WHO'S WHO 36
McKAY DAVID WHO'S WHO IN THE REDEX 36
McLACHLAN BILL WHO'S WHO IN THE REDEX TRIAL 36
MILLE MIGLIA ITALIAN GP 28
MONTE CARLO LEX DAVISON REPORT 18
MORRIS OXFORD PREVIEW 34
MOUNT DRUITT Pics 46
MURRAY JACK FOR TRIALS ONLY FORD 46
MURRAY JACK REDEX TRIAL WHO'S WHO 38
PLASTIC CARS RENAULT SPORTS 42
REDEX TRIAL PREVIEW 38
REDEX TRIAL ROUTE 50
REDEX TRIAL WHO'S WHO 36
RENAULT 750 FULL TEST 14
ROOTES NEW DIESEL ENGINE 40
ROVER NEW TURBINE ENGINE 43
TAXIS THE TRUTH 26
TRANSISTOR IGNITIONS THE SPORTS CAR 31
TUBMAN KEN Pic 47
TURBINE POWER BY CHRYSLER CORPORATION 41
TURBINE POWER ROVER - ENGINE DETAILS 43
TYRES NEW NYLON CORD 42





1954 - August issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO JULIETTA DETAILS 42
AUSTIN A30 SYDNEY TO MELBOURNE 14
BRABHAM JACK PARRAMATTA PARK LAP RECORD 14
DODGE FIREARROW BRIEF 71
GUTBROD SMALL CARS ARE PRACTICAL 50
HOW TO PREPARE YOUR CAR FOR SPRING 18
HUDSON JET FAMILY CLUB SEDAN BRIEF 71
HUMBER HAWK TO BE ASSEMBLED IN AUSTRALIA 42
INDIANAPOLIS 500 FLASHBACK 44
INVENTIONS HYDRO-PNEUMATIC SUSPENSION 15
INVENTIONS RATIO DEVICE 16
LADY DRIVERS DRIVING HABITS - BRIEF 15
LE MANS FERRARI'S VICTORY 40
LICENCE ISSUED BY MACHINERY 16
MG MAGNETTE DETAILS 14
MG TF FULL TEST 30
MISCELLANEOUS ONE LEGGED BANDITS - DETAILS 38
MOBILGAS TRIAL AMERICAN SCENE 44
MOSS STIRLING LE MANS 24 HOUR 40
MOUNT DRUITT RECORD CROWD 15
PARRAMATTA PARK LAP RECORD TO BRABHAM 14
PHILLIP ISLAND GP CIRCUIT NEARLY READY 12
SMALL CARS ARE PRACTICAL CARS 50
SMALL CARS FLYING FEATHER 14
SMALL CARS NEW MIDGET BY ITALY 16
SPARK PLUGS TO BE MADE IN AUSTRALIA 14
SPEEDWAY CHARLES EAST - TOP MAN AT MAROUBRA 36
SUSPENSIONS NEW HYDRO-PNEUMATIC SUSPENSION 15
SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW BRIEF OF FIRST SHOW 12
TYRES FIRST SOUTH AUSTRALIAN FACTORY 15
UNUSUAL FLYING FEATHER 14
VOLKSWAGEN 1200 FULL TEST 46
VOLVO PV444 DETAILS 67





1954 - September issue

 

  Detail Page No.
DAIMLER CONQUEST SALOON FULL TEST 46
DAVEY JACK REDEX TRIAL 24
DAVISON LEX REDEX TRIAL 24
FANGIO JUAN FRENCH GP 50
FRENCH GP MERCEDES VICTORIOUS COMEBACK 50
HOW TO PANEL BEATING FOR BEGINNERS 52
JOWETT SELLS HISTORIC FACTORY 15
MISCELLANEOUS PARKING STATIONS 44
MISCELLANEOUS TENDER FOR YOUR CAR 22
MORRIS COWLEY REVIVED 16
MURRAY JACK REDEX TRIAL 24
PATTERSON BILL REDEX TRIAL 24
PETROL CATERS FOR BABIES 16
RECORD RUNS SYDNEY-MELBOURNE A.V. TURNER 38
REDEX TRIAL FULL REPORT 24
RILEY PATHFINDER FIRST HAVE ARRIVED 15
ROVER STANDARD-ROVER MERGER OFF 15
SIMCA ARONDE FULL TEST 18
STANDARD STANDARD-ROVER MERGER OFF 15
TURBINE POWER ALL THE FACTS 36
TURBINE POWER BRITAIN PLANS TURBINE RACE CAR 16
TURBINE POWER PLYMOUTH 35
TURNER A.V. RECORD MASTER 38
TYRES PLANS FOR TUBELESS 15
TYRES SQUEAL-LESS TYRES 34
WHITEFORD DOUG REDEX TRIAL 24
YESTERYEAR REVIEW 1908 ARGYLL TOURER 42





1954 - October issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTIN A70 HEREFORD FULL TEST 30
BRABHAM JACK CLOSE SHAVE MOUNT DRUITT 17
CARAVANING GYPSY 16 DELUXE FLEETMASTER 50
CHRYSLER DE SOTO ADVENTURER MARK 11 42
DREAM CARS U.S. COMING OR GOING 42
FANGIO JUAN BRITISH GP 46
FANGIO JUAN EUROPEAN GP 12
FORD PREFECT DETAILS 34
FORD PREFECT SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW 22
FORD THUNDERBIRD DREAM CARS 42
HAWTHORN MIKE BRITISH GP 46
HOLDEN HOT BITS 44
HOLDEN RECORD AUSTRALIAN PROFIT 12
HUME HIGHWAY DEATH ROAD 38
MERCEDES BENZ 180 SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW 22
MESSERSCHMITT BRIEF 16
MOUNT DRUITT BRABHAM CLOSE SHAVE 17
PATTERSON BILL SUPER COOPER MAN 36
PERSONAL CHOICE GIVE ME A PRE-WAR CAR 40
PLASTIC CARS AUSTRALIA'S FIRST 17
RECORD RUNS 24 HOURS AUSTIN HEALEY 100 17
RILEY PATHFINDER SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW 22
SUNBEAM TALBOT 90 FULL TEST 18
SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW FIRST ONE 22
TRIUMPH TR2 SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW 22
TUBMAN KEN '53 REDEX TRIAL 36
TURBINE POWER BRITISH MOTORS 16





1954 - November issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTIN A30 TAKES BRISBANE TO MELBOURNE RECORD 19
AUSTIN CAMBRIDGE BRIEF - SOMERSET REPLACEMENT 65
AUSTRALIA VISITORS LOOK AT AUST. MOTORING 56
B.M.C. TESTS GAS TURBINE CARS 19
BRABHAM JACK WHO'S WHO IN THE GRAND PRIX 32
COBRA SPECIAL NEW ZEALAND CREATION 44
DAY JACK FOUNDED PHILLIP ISLAND 38
FORD THUNDERBIRD TEST 70
FUEL INJECTION STOPGAP FOR TURBINES 34
HILLMAN CALIFORNIAN FULL TEST 52
HOW TO RAISE ENGINE COMPRESSION 40
JONES STAN TEMPLESTONE HILL CLIMB 67
JONES STAN WHO'S WHO IN GRAND PRIX 32
MISCELLANEOUS COLOSSUS REBORN - GERMANY 50
MISCELLANEOUS WHO DID BUILD THE FIRST CAR? 42
MORRIS MINOR BREAKS AFRICAN RECORD 21
MOTORING VISITOR LOOKS AT AUST. MOTORING 56
MURRAY JACK WHO'S WHO IN THE GRAND PRIX 32
PHILLIP ISLAND HE FOUNDED PHILLIP ISLAND 38
PORSCHE AND NOW THE PORSCHE 30
RECORD RUNS AUSTIN HEALEYS SHATTER 63 RECORDS 28
RECORD RUNS BRISBANE-MELBOURNE AUSTIN A30 TAKES RECORD 19
RECORD RUNS CAPETOWN-NAIROBI MORRIS MINOR BREAKS RECORD 21
RENAULT FREGATE FULL TEST 46
TRAVEL VISITORS LOOK AT AUST. MOTORING 56
TURBINE POWER BMC TESTS GAS TURBINE CAR 19
USED CARS TRUTH ABOUT USED CARS 36





1954 - December issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTIN TURBINE POWER 44
AUSTIN CAMBRIDGE A40 FIRST DETAILS 28
AUSTIN CAMBRIDGE A50 FIRST DETAILS 28
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FIRST ONE - BUILT IN AUSTRALIA 25
BATTERIES FIRST ""LONG LIFE"" 31
BRABHAM JACK ORANGE 33
BUGATTI ROYALE MOST EXPENSIVE CAR? 39
CADILLAC SPECIAL ARABIAN KING ORDER 17
CITROEN 2 CV FULL TEST 52
DAVISON LEX ORANGE MEETING 33
FORD MODEL T MOST SUCCESSFUL CAR? 38
FORD MODEL T PRODUCTION RUN 39
HOLDEN FIRST 100 MPH 34
HUDSON ITALIA BRIEF - SEMI SPORTS 31
JAGUAR D XK 140 DETAILS 29
MERCEDES BENZ 1903 18-22 H.P. MOST ADVANCED CAR? 69
MERCEDES BENZ W163 FASTEST ROAD RACING CAR 38
MOSS STIRLING GOODWOOD TROPHY 58
MURRAY JACK ORANGE MEETING 33
ORANGE PICTURES 32
PETROL FIRST SELF SERVE 16
PHILLIP ISLAND CONSOLIDATION RUN 19
PLASTIC CARS SINGER ""HUNTER"" 69
RADIOS AUSTRAL SUPER SIX 37
RECORD RUNS WOMEN'S SPEED WORLD RECORD 16
ROLLS ROYCE STORIES!! 42
ROLLS ROYCE SILVER GHOST BEST CAR? 38
ROVER TURBINE SALOON 44
ROVER 90 FULL TEST 46
SINGER HUNTER PLASTIC BODY 69
SPEEDWAY BIRTH - PORT PHILLIP 50
TURBINE POWER AUSTIN UNIT 44
TURBINE POWER ROVER SALOON 44
TYRES PNEUMATIC TYRE 40
WOLSELEY ""GYRO"" MOST UNUSUAL CAR? 39