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Brooklands Museum To Receive Lottery Funds For Renovation

The Brooklands Museum announced yesterday that the facility will be receiving a grant of over seven million dollars (£4.681 million) from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The reserve will help finance a rework of the Wellington Hangar into The Brooklands Aircraft Factory; build a Flight Shed annex, and restore the Finishing Straight of the Brooklands Race Track. The Museum refers to the…

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A Streamlined Sunday – An Early Streamliner And A Film


Streamliners have been covered extensively on The Old Motor in the past and the oldest enclosed version so far has been a 1914 Alfa Romeo Aerodinamica with coachwork by Carrozzeria Castagna. Thanks to Paul Jaray, an earlier one has been uncovered that was constructed by Karl Czerny & Co. in Vienna, Austria in 1913. The uncommon Ganz gefchoffen is covered in a 1913 issue of the…

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