63 Cooper-Chevrolet T61 ‘Monaco’

Kylie Logan

Denise Dickinson
#monaco, #chevrolet, #car, #motorsport, #classic

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Craig’s Motor racing blogs (and books

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

My old friend in South Africa , another racing “nut” asked me about my racing blogs, so here’s a first step in getting my “sh…shoosh/chaos” in order

'Hey, everyone! I think I found the bottleneck!'

G writes very well and has led a most interesting life. His story would make a great read

enjoy

racing blogs

The submitter’s motor racing blogs (with extracts from his various writings: articles, books and new manuscripts) are at

http://www.writingandformula1.wordpress.com

and his various other blogs (+-300) are on wordpress

“Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.”

~ Franz Kafka

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Blow’n in the wind by Bob Dylan
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Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder” *
* not bridges (thank goodness)!
Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and…

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My motor racing blogs

racing blogs
The submitter’s motor racing blogs (with extracts from his various writings: articles, books and new manuscripts) are at http://grandprixdriver.wordpress.com
http://grandprixchampion.wordpress.com/
http://grandprixdrivermyblog.wordpress.com/
http://godandformula1.wordpress.com/
http://www.sportforpeace.wordpress.com

and his various other blogs at http://craigsblogs.wordpress.

“Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.”

~ Franz Kafka

http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

Craig’s various books on motor racing and Formula 1 are at

https://www.amazon.com/s?k=motor+racing+formula+1+craig+lock&ref=nb_sb_noss
and
https://www.kobo.com/nz/en/search?query=motor+racing+formula+1+craig+lock

All proceeds go to needy and underprivileged children –

MINE!

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PPS

“Let a touch of positivity and caring go viral.”

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Jaguar E-Type

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Lotus Elan

http://www.jennysphotographicjourney.wordpress.com
my dream car (“birthed” at Hethel UK) in my/the “youth-ful seventies”

Trinity Richmond

Zoe Hanson
#elan, #hill climb, #car, #motorsport, #coupe

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Ferrari 250 TR

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Re-publishing various versions of my dad’s book

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Ayrton Senna: Hard to believe it’s been a quarter of a century – gone but never forgotten…

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Dad’s Race Album: A Pictorial History with Ray (RC) Lock)

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Racing in the Zone: Driving “out of my skin”

Racing (and Writing) in the Zone

PROLOGUE and/or EPILOGUE

My Greatest Race : Bloemfontein, South Africa 1964

At Easter 1964 my dad, Ray a lady friend and I made the long trip up-country from Cape Town to Bloemfonein. via Colesburg in the semi-arid Karoo towing my midget racing car. The  reason for the trip was a big one : after racing for about 4 years against local drivers in the Westen Cape I was to test my skills against the best drivers in the rest of the country (of whom I knew nothing) at the South African Championships. I think I was the only driver from the local club, the SMRC (the Suburban Midget Racing Club) to race in Bloemfontein at Easter 1964.

When we arrived at the track a few cars were circulating and I remember distinctly I was astounded at their speed  whizzing followed by clouds of dust on the dirt-track (or cinder )…

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