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  2. In the MOTOR WORLD

    The goal of all Tasmanian motor cycle speedmen, 90 mile an hour, was reached by E. Bonner of a side valve Indian at Launceston, in December. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 98 words
  3. Low Accident Rate

    A survey recently completed by the United States Department of Labor, based on 23 industries in 11 States, shows that from an industrial accident point of view ...

    Article : 137 words
  4. Interesting Comparison

    A comparison of the 1913 and 1925 figures shows how consistently the buses have gained ground against the older forms of transport. During the 12 years the ...

    Article : 155 words
  5. Popularity of Buses

    There are some who still refuse to believe that buses can satisfactorily handle the bulk of passenger traffic in a metropolitan area. Yet it is done. Some ...

    Article : 138 words
  6. Adelaide to Melbourne Test.,

    A new arrival in the range of Moon cars is the 6/60 model. One of the caret a closed model, was given its first Australian test on a run from Adelaide to ...

    Article : 74 words
  7. Perth to Melbourne

    On Saturday, December 11. Messrs. Herbert M. Duncan and B. Vincent, of Perth, left for Melbourne in a 7.11 h.p.; model Citroen car. This car had ...

    Article : 105 words

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 32 words
  9. Motor Accidents

    According to the Police Commissioner's last yearly report there were 906 accidents reported in the metropolitan area during the period under review. Of this ...

    Article : 44 words
  10. Ten Years' Progress

    In November, 1916, the Dunlop Rubber Company, Limited, started work in England at Fort Dunlop, the now gigantic factory, near Birmingham, which last ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 108 words
  11. Importance of Insurance

    That it is wise for a motorist to insure at least against third-party risks is generally admitted, but it is surprising how many people neglect their duty in this ...

    Article : 161 words
  12. Six-cylinder Amilcar

    A six-cylinder Amilcar Super-sports chassis is in production, ha vine an engine of 55 x 77 mm., and coming in the 1.100 c.c. class. There is another 12 h.p. car, a ...

    Article : 58 words
  13. Road Development in India

    Motoring organisations in India have recently urged the Government to form a Ministry of Transport and to turn over to it the revenue from Customs duties ...

    Article : 89 words
  14. Against Switching Off

    The committee of the Royal Scottish Automobile Club have expressed the unanimous opinion that the practice of switching off electric headlights on ...

    Article : 45 words
  15. Police Motor Service

    It is essential that rapid means of transport should be available to police officers to enable them to effectively deal with lawbreakers who resort to the use ...

    Article : 115 words
  16. Petrol Proof Rubber

    The use of ordinary rubber tubing in the petrol pipeline of a car is not to be recommended, as petrol will in a short time cause the rubber to Jisintegrate. ...

    Article : 41 words
  17. Six Wheelers

    Interest in the six-wheeler type of chassis has recently been revived in manufacturing countries owing to the fact that six-wheeled chassis are becoming ...

    Article : 163 words
  18. Old-time Cars

    One of the pleasures of a trip through country centres in almost any part of the State is to see the still large number of old-time cars still upon the roads, and ...

    Article : 176 words
  19. Locating a Puncture

    By placing the carburetter float in hot water, bubbles emanating from a puncture will enable you to locate its position. A spot of solder will cure the ...

    Article : 42 words
  20. The Unlucky Car

    The car in which the Archduke Frauds Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated in 1914, at Serajevo, which incident precipitated the war, has been wrecked ...

    Article : 84 words
  21. Removing a Patch

    To remove an old patch from an inner tube use an ordinary flat iron heated in boiling water, as heating by fire gives too high a temperature. The patch will ...

    Article : 63 words
  22. Advertising

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    Advertising : 1,123 words



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