1956

1956 - January issue

 

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AIR CONDITIONING NEWEST AID FOR COMFORT 32
CHRYSLER FALCON BRIEF 13
DAVISON LEX VICTORIAN HILL CLIMB 58
DE SOTO FIREFLITE SPORTSMAN H/TOP POWER PLUS GLAMOUR 13
DISABLED DRIVERS GOOD NEWS 34
ENGINES A BETTER ENGINE OUT OF A TUBE 28
FINANCE IMPORT CUTS & LESS CREDIT 44
FORD MERCURY DETAILS - 4 DOOR SPORTS 10
FORD SUNLINER CONVERTIBLE DETAILS - POWER & GLAMOUR 11
HOW TO DUST PROOF YOUR CAR 24
HOW TO SERVICE PRE-WAR CHEV. PT 1 52
INVENTIONS CAR TV 51
JONES STAN VICTORIAN HILL CLIMB 58
LLOYD 600 ALEXANDER GERMAN ""PEOPLES CAR"" COMING 42
MAINTENANCE BETTER ENGINE OUT OF A TUBE 28
MAINTENANCE COMET - A NEW KIND OF POLISH 35
MISCELLANEOUS EARN EXTRA CASH WITH YOUR CAR 30
MISCELLANEOUS GOOD NEWS FOR DISABLED DRIVERS 34
MISCELLANEOUS STOP THOSE CAR THIEVES 48
MOTORING ONE MAN'S MOTORING 22
N.S.W. HILLCLIMB FORD REINS AT WET NEWCASTLE 40
NEW ZEALAND GP BATTLE OF GIANTS 36
NUMBER PLATES SINGLE PLATES FOR S.A. 50
PATTERSON BILL VICTORIAN HILL CLIMB 58
PORSCHE SPEEDSTER FULL TEST 18
SAFETY DEATH TRAP OR SAFE CAR 14
STANDARD 10 FULL TEST 38
VANGUARD MARK 111 PREVIEW 16
WOLSELEY 6/90 FULL TEST 26





1956 - February issue

 

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ACCIDENTS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU WRECK IT 20
AIR CONDITIONING BIG ACCESSORY NEWS IN U.S. 11
BOND MINICAR WORLD'S CHEAPEST CAR 57
BUGATTI LEGEND IN HIS OWN NAME 18
BUGATTI LONG AWAITED GP CAR 53
BUICK GLINT & GLITTER FOR '56 10
CADILLAC ELDORADO BROUGHAM GLINT & GLITTER FOR '56 11
CHRYSLER IMPERIAL BIG MONEY CARS 42
CHRYSLER NEW YORKER BIG MONEY CARS 42
CLUTCH AUTOMATIC - NO PEDAL 15
D.K.W. UNCONVENTIONAL ENGINE 6
FERGUSON FACT & FICTION 40
FIAT ASSEMBLY IN AUSTRALIA 57
FORD TAUNUS UNCONVENTIONAL ENGINE 17
GOGGOMOBIL UNCONVENTIONAL ECONOMY CAR 15
HOLDEN FIRST STATION WAGON 56
HOLDEN FE IS THIS THE NEXT HOLDEN? 36
HOW TO FIX SQUEAKS, THUMPS, RATTLES & BUMP 26
HOW TO SERVICE PRE-WAR CHEV. PT 2 46
HUDSON HORNET FULL TEST 22
INVENTIONS VACUUM SPARK CONTROLLER 34
JAGUAR LOCAL ASSEMBLY 56
KARMANN UNCONVENTIONAL BLEND 16
LE MANS NEW REGULATIONS 57
MAINTENANCE CURE THOSE VALVE TROUBLES 30
MERCEDES BENZ UNCONVENTIONAL FUEL INJECTION 14
MISCELLANEOUS SEE THE MOVIES FROM YOUR CAR 54
MISCELLANEOUS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU WRECK IT 20
MOBILGAS TRIAL FULL REPORT 38
MOSS STIRLING TO MASERATI-MAYBE ALSO JAGUAR 52
MUSEUMS NEW HOME FOR OLD CARS 44
OPTIONS RECORD PLAYER 13
PANHARD UNCONVENTIONAL & RACE BRED 14
PORSCHE UNCONVENTIONAL RIGHT THROUGH 17
RADIOS DIPPER-SWITCH TUNING ON NEW ASTOR 35
ROOTES OFFER TO BUY SINGER 57
ROVER TURBINE PROGRESS 56
SMALL CARS WORLD'S CHEAPEST CAR 57
SOUND SYSTEMS RECORD PLAYER 13
SPORTS CARS FROM DRAWING BOARD TO SPORTS CAR 28
TURBINE POWER ROVER PROGRESS 56
TWO STROKES DKW 3 CYLINDER 16
U.S. CARS IT'S GLINT & GLITTER 10
UNUSUAL CAR RECORD PLAYER 42
UNUSUAL THIS CAR RIDES ON ROAD OR RAIL 32
YESTERYEAR NEW HOME FOR OLD CARS 44





1956 - March issue

 

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BENTLEY 3 LITRE ""100"" CAR FROM THE GOLDEN AGE 32
BRAKES GIRLING OFFER DISCS 48
BUGATTI 101 BEAUTIFUL CAR 13
BUYING A CAR WALK IN - NO ONE ASKED TO BUY 20
CARAVANING 1000 POUND SPENT GOT RESULTS 46
ENGINES BRADSHAW'S REVOLVING ENGINE 58
FORD ZEPHYR FULL TEST 22
HILL CLIMBING SO YOU WANT TO GO HILLCLIMBING 14
HOW TO SERVICE PRE-WAR CHEV. PT 3 50
HUMBER HAWK FULL TEST 26
INVENTIONS REVOLVING ENGINE 58
LANCIA AURELIA GRAN TURISMO BEAUTIFUL CAR? 12
MAINTENANCE DON'T BE GYPPED ON GARAGE BILLS 18
MAINTENANCE ENGINE SICK - PLUGS CAN TELL WHY 30
MERCEDES BENZ USES JET EXHAUST 54
MOSS STIRLING NEW ZEALAND GP VICTORY 36
NEW ZEALAND GP MOSS VICTORY 36
PETROL SELF SERVE AROUND THE CORNER 40
PHILLIP ISLAND FIRST MEETING 55
PORSCHE SPYDER FULL DETAILS 35
POWER STEERING OFFERED BY GIRLING 48
RACES/RACING RACING ABROAD 42
RADIOS NEW ROADSTER 56
ROOTES INTRODUCES VOUCHER SERVICE 55
SIMCA V8 VEDETTE BEAUTIFUL CAR? 13
SPARK PLUGS ENGINE SICK - PLUGS CAN TELL WHY 30
TRAVEL 1,000 MILES FOR 2 FOR 20 POUNDS 24
YESTERYEAR BENTLEY 3 LITRE ""100"" 32





1956 - April issue

 

  Detail Page No.
DAVISON LEX TEMPLESTOWE HILL CLIMB RECORD 41
FANGIO JUAN HIS ARGENTINE GP 46
FORD CONSUL PREVIEW 35
FORD ZEPHYR PREVIEW 34
FORD ZODIAC PREVIEW 35
HOLDEN CONVERTIBLE 48
JONES STAN NEW COOPER-JAGUAR 41
MAINTENANCE TUNE YOUR CAR 30
MERCEDES BENZ HOW THEY WON THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 20
MORRIS OXFORD FULL TEST 26
ORANGE HUNT'S DAY 38
RADIOS ALL YOU SHOULD KNOW 32
RAMBLER NEW ""SMALL"" RAMBLER - DETAILS 10
REDEX TRIAL LOSS OF A TRIAL 50
RENAULT 1063 ROAD IMPRESSIONS 18
RENAULT DAUPHINE ROAD REPORT 42
SPEEDWAY CINDERS KING - FRANK ARTHUR 12
VOLKSWAGEN 1200 SUPPLEMENTARY TEST 22
YESTERYEAR VETERANS HAVE THEIR DAY 40





1956 - May issue

 

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ALBERT PARK BIG TWO DAY MEETING 48
AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLES HE SAILED THE ATLANTIC 20
AUSTIN A30 WE TRY A ""HOT"" A30 18
BREATHALYZER GET DRUNKS OFF THE ROAD 64
CARBURETTORS HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR ZENITH 46
CHEVROLET CORVETTE BRIEF 66
CITROEN DS/ID 19 GODDESS TEST 54
COOPER LATEST FROM EUROPE 38
DAVISON LEX ALBERT PARK 48
EUROPE LATEST CARS 38
FERRARI LATEST FROM EUROPE 42
GRAND PRIX RACING WHAT'S IT LIKE TO RACE ABROAD? 12
HOT RODS SIAMESE TWINS 50
HOW TO LOOK AFTER ZENITH CARBURETTORS 46
HUNT REG ALBERT PARK 48
ISETTA LATEST EUROPEAN CARS 39
JAPAN TO INVADE MARKETS WITH PEOPLES CAR 52
JONES STAN ALBERT PARK 48
LLOYD 600 ALEXANDER FULL TEST 26
LOTUS MARK X1 LATEST FROM EUROPE 41
MAINTENANCE TRANSMISSIONS 30
MASERATI 11/2 LITRE SPORTS LATEST FROM EUROPE 38
SAAB LATEST FROM EUROPE 42
SAFETY WHAT READERS WANT 14
SPARE PARTS THE TRUTH 44
STILLWELL BIB ALBERT PARK 48
SUSPENSIONS HYDRO-PNEUMATIC - FUTURE SUSPENSION 22
TAXIS A MILLION MILES BY TAXI 16
TRAVEL UNUSUAL IN GREECE & TURKEY 32
U.S. CARS WILL YOU RIDE IN THESE 10
UNUSUAL HE SAILED THE ATLANTIC 20
VOLVO PV444 BRIEF 43
WARTBURG P311 LATEST EUROPEAN CARS 38
YESTERYEAR LE ZEBRE 24
ZWICKAU P70 LATEST FROM EUROPE 39





1956 - June issue

 

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AUSTRALIAN GP WHO'LL WIN OLYMPIC GP 14
AXLES BACK - HOW & WHY IT WORKS 22
BATHURST BATTLES GALORE 42
BATTERIES TO LAST A LIFETIME 10
DAVISON LEX BATTLES GALORE AT BATHURST 42
FERRARI AUSTRALIA'S FASTEST 12
GURDON BARRY BATTLES GALORE 44
HUNT REG BATTLES GALORE AT BATHURST 42
INDIANAPOLIS 500 MILLER THE GREAT 18
JONES STAN TEMPLESTONE 35
MAINTENANCE CHECK & SERVICE YOUR DISTRIBUTOR 28
MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW FULL OF INTEREST AS EVER 38
MILLER HARRY A. MILLER THE GREAT - HIS STORY 18
PHILLIP ISLAND WHAT'S DELAYING PHILLIP ISLAND 50
PORT WAKEFIELD NEW LAP RECORD 36
RENAULT FREGATE TEST - MORE POWERFUL 30
RUNNING-IN ON THE WAY OUT 26
SIMCA V8 VEDETTE ARRIVES IN AUSTRALIA 24
SULMAN TOM BATTLES GALORE AT BATHURST 42
TEMPLESTOWE FASTER STILL 35
TRIUMPH TR3 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 38
TYRES PUNCTURE PROOF 20
YESTERYEAR NO FORTUNE IN ANTIQUE CARS 46
YESTERYEAR WORLD'S OLDEST RUNNING CAR 32





1956 - July issue

 

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CHEVROLET CORVETTE FULL TEST 26
CLUTCH PORSCHE ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION 82
EUROPE WHAT'S NEW 24
FORD CUSTOMLINE SUPPLEMENTARY TEST 22
FUEL INJECTION DETROIT'S NEXT STEP 36
HILLMAN MINX BRIEF - ELEGANT, NEW 50
ITALY SPECTACULAR 40
MAINTENANCE KEEP THE RAIN OUT 30
MAINTENANCE SILICONES - WASHLESS, POLISHLESS 10
MILLE MIGLIA FERRARI SWEEPS FIELD 46
MISCELLANEOUS 4 MPH SPEED LIMIT 54
MISCELLANEOUS WOULD THEY SELL TODAY 14
MONACO GP MOSS ASCENDANT 52
MOSS STIRLING ASCENDANT AT MONACO 52
MOTORING BRITAIN'S FIRST MOTORIST 54
MOTORING SCOTLAND'S FIRST CAR 54
PORSCHE PRE-WAR PROTOTYPE 58
PORSCHE FERDINAND CHANGED FACE OF MOTORING - HIS STORY 18
RALLIES YEAR'S MADDEST MOTORING 12
RECORD RUNS SYDNEY-BRISBANE ROAD TO RUIN 16
RECORD RUNS SYDNEY-MELBOURNE ROAD TO RUIN 16
SPEED LIMITS 4 MPH SPEED LIMIT 54
TRAVEL MOTORING AROUND THE GLOBE 32
TRIUMPH TR3 NOW A LOCAL CAR 35
UNUSUAL WORLD'S SMALLEST REAL CAR 34





1956 - August issue

 

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AUSTIN FIRST OF THE BREED 38
AUSTIN A105 TECHNICAL DETAILS 54
BUICK FIRST OF THE BREED 39
FANGIO JUAN THREE TIMES WORLD CHAMPION 26
FIRST (OF THE BREED) AUSTIN 38
FIRST (OF THE BREED) BUICK 39
FUTURE RADAR CARS? 60
FUTURE WHAT'S COMING IN '57 12
HOLDEN MORE MPG FROM YOUR HOLDEN 10
HOLDEN FE FIRST DETAILS 42
MAINTENANCE SAFETY CHECK YOUR CAR IN 40 MINUTES 35
MAINTENANCE WHAT TO DO WHEN THE MOTOR STOPS 32
MERCEDES BENZ 190 DETAILS 40
MERCEDES BENZ 210 BRIEF 40
MERCEDES BENZ 300 BRIEF 40
MG MGA 1500 FULL TEST 22
PACKARD ELECTRIC DOOR LOCKS 56
PONTIAC NEW SPECIAL 20
PORT WAKEFIELD D TYPE WINS 50
RECORDS CHEV. TAKE '56 U.S. SPEED HONOURS 28
RUSSIA WHEELS GOES MOTORING IN RUSSIA 18
SAFETY ELECTRIC DOOR LOCKS 56
STILLWELL BIB PORT WAKEFIELD WIN 50
TRIALS RIVAL TRIALS 46
TRIALS THEY LOVE THOSE TROUBLE TRIALS 14
VANGUARD MARK 111 FULL TEST 30
VANWALL LATEST BRITISH SUCCESS 58





1956 - September issue

 

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ABARTH 100 MPH & 50 MPG ON 750 cc 46
CHEVROLET FIRST OF THE BREED 62
CITROEN 2 CV WHO WOULDN'T BUY ONE! 37
DISABLED DRIVERS FINGER TIP CONTROL FOR LEGLESS 40
ENGINES HORSEPOWER - WHAT IT CAN TELL YOU 26
FIAT MULTIPLA WHO WOULDN'T BUY ONE? 35
FINANCE THEY STEAL CARS - LEGALLY 16
FIRST (OF THE BREED) CHEVROLET 62
FRENCH GP COLLINS WINS 50
FUEL INJECTION DO IT YOURSELF 52
FUTURE AMAZING CAR OF MR SANCHOTARI 18
GOGGOMOBIL WHO WOULDN'T BUY ONE! 37
GOLIATH WHO WOULDN'T BUY ONE 36
GRAND PRIX RACING GLORY - OR THE GRAVE 20
HOLDEN FE TEST 38
HOW TO FIX STEERING FAULTS 32
ISETTA WHO WOULDN'T BUY ONE? 36
LE MANS JAGUAR WINS 56
LLOYD 6 SEAT TRANSPORTER WHO WOULDN'T OWN ONE! 37
MAINTENANCE DON'T PUT UP WITH DANGEROUS FUMES 28
MAINTENANCE FIXING STEERING FAULTS 32
MESSERSCHMITT WHO WOULDN'T OWN ONE? 36
MORRIS ISIS FULL TEST 30
MORRIS ISIS UPDATED 45
MOTORING AMATEURS ARE RACING 12
RADIOS RUNS ON SMELL OF BATTERY 54
RENAULT NEW TURBINE CAR 42
SOLETTA WHO WOULDN'T OWN ONE! 36
STEERING HOW TO FIX STEERING FAULTS 32
TRIALS THE FIRST TRIAL 71
TURBINE POWER NEW RENAULT 42
USED CARS FAMILY CAR FOR 200 POUNDS 10
VAUXHALL WYVERN FULL TEST 22
WOLSELEY 15/50 ROAD IMPRESSIONS 44





1956 - October issue

 

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ENGINES KNOW THE POWER - KNOW THE SPEED 30
JAGUAR VICTORY AT RE-BORN LE MANS 46
LE MANS JAGUAR VICTORY AT RE-BORN LE MANS 46
MAINTENANCE SPRING CLEAN YOUR CAR INTERIOR 38
MANUFACTURING AUTOMATION - FRIEND OR FOE 24
MOBILGAS TRIAL FORTUNES AND FASHION 42
MOTORING AT SIXPENCE A MILE! 10
PERKINS EDDIE MOBILGAS TRIAL 42
PHILLIP ISLAND AS A CARTOONIST SEES IT 50
PROGRESS AUTOMATION - FRIEND OR FOE 24
RENAULT 750 SUPPLEMENTARY TEST - SEMI AUTOMATIC 22
ROAD TESTS A YEAR'S CARS & GADGETS 26
SPEEDWAY LURE OF THE CINDER RING 18
SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW A LOOK AROUND 44
TRANSPORT TRUTH ABOUT INTERSTATE TRANSPORT 32
TRAVEL THEY'VE PUT THE ""M"" IN HOTEL 35
TYRES NAIL PROOF SEALER 52
U.S. CARS MOTORAMA - A FANTASY COME TRUE 14
YESTERYEAR YOU TOO CAN RESTORE AN ANTIQUE CAR 40





1956 - November issue

 

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ABARTH RACING PERF. ON SMALL CAR BUDGET 42
BERKELEY BRITAIN'S NEW WONDER SPORTS CAR 40
BUCHANAN SPORTS CARS MADE IN AUSTRALIA 30
BUCKLE SPORTS CARS MADE IN AUSTRALIA 30
BUGATTI MAN IN THE BLACK BUGATTI 18
CAR PHONES RACING PERFORMANCE ON SMALL CAR BUDGET 42
CARBURETTORS SOLEX BI-STARTER 54
CITROEN DS/ID 19 GODDESS FULL TEST 22
CLEMENTS JACK MAN IN THE BLACK BUGATTI 18
FORD U.S. FORDS FOR '57 44
FUEL SAVERS NEW SPIRAL ATOMISER 52
GRAND PRIX RACING ARGENTINE - SCHOOL FOR CHAMPIONS 10
HOLDEN MORE POWER FOR HOLDEN ENGINE 28
LE MANS FIRST LE MANS 88
LIGHTS CARS WILL HAVE 4 HEADLIGHTS 26
MAINTENANCE BRAKE FAULTS 35
MOTORING OUT OF THE PAST 20
PARKING METERS SYDNEY GETS ONE LEGGED BANDITS 38
RACES/RACING ARGENTINE - SCHOOL FOR CHAMPIONS 10
RECORD RUNS 1.5 LITRE MG BEATS 170 MPH 51
ROLLS ROYCE POWER STEERING NOW AVAILABLE 50
ROLLS ROYCE THEY KEEP YOUR RR RUNNING 16
ROVER 60 MINOR CHANGES 50
ROVER 75 MINOR CHANGES 50
ROVER 90 MINOR CHANGES 50
SPORTS CARS MADE IN AUSTRALIA 30
TONTALA SPORTS CARS MADE IN AUSTRALIA 30
TURBINE POWER CAN BRADBURY DO BETTER? 46
TYRES LIFETIME TYRES ARE COMING 14
U.S. CARS WILL HAVE 4 HEADLIGHTS 26
UNUSUAL WHEN MOTORS WENT TO WAR 90
VANGUARD SPORTSMAN BRIEF 48
VANGUARD STATION WAGON BRIEF 48
VAUXHALL CRESTA BRIEF 49
YESTERYEAR OUT OF THE PAST No 1 20
YESTERYEAR WHEN MOTORS WENT TO WAR 90





1956 - December issue

 

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AUSTIN HEALEY HUNDRED FIRST DRIVE 28
BATHURST RECORDS GO 47
FANGIO JUAN HIS STORY 56
FORD CONSUL FULL TEST 30
FORD ZEPHYR FULL TEST 22
JONES STAN AUSTRALIAN GP 44
MAINTENANCE CLUTCH 32
MOBILGAS TRIAL NO DAVID FOR GOLIATH 50
MORRIS TRAVELLER ISIS - Pic 39
PANHARD DYNA PREVIEW 13
SIMCA OCEANE PARIS MOTOR SHOW 43
SINGER HUNTER TEST 10
STANDARD 10 OPTIONAL AUTO 12
SUNBEAM RAPIER PREVIEW 13
TRAVEL AMERICA FROM TOP TO BOTTOM 26
TURBINE POWER NEARLY WITHIN REACH 48
UNUSUAL AIR COOLED & AIR DRIVEN 16
YESTERYEAR OUT OF THE PAST 20