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Vol 021. Jan to Dec 1916

  • A.A. and M.U. See Automobile Association.
  • Abacus, the modern, 763.
  • Abdulla almanack, 886.
  • Abingdon-Ecco accessories, 171.
  • A.C. car, 401, 407. <,00
  • Accidents, 18, 316, 360, 392, 558, 583, <H4. 682, 808, 843, 882, 890.
  • Accidents (leaders), 184, 202, 544, 850, 851, 870, 871.
  • Accidents, statistics, 72, 99, 310, 808, 846.
  • Acetylene, dissolved, Committee on, 805.
  • Acetylene generators, 7.
  • Acme carburettors, 222.
  • Adey, H., 900, 939.
  • Admiral Arbuthnot trophy, 492, 497, 54°-
  • Advertising, 636, 872.
  • Aerinax pneumatic wheel, 444.
  • Aero engines. See Engines.
  • Africa, Motoring in, 448, 773.
  • Agents Section, Ltd., 558, 578.
  • Agricultural motors, 154, 431. 557, 642, 658, 712.
  • Air Committee, 811.
  • Air inlets, extra, 619, 731.
  • Albion Motor Car Co., Ltd., 288.
  • Alcohol, 84, 247, 344, 345, 758, 866.
  • Alexandra Day, 467.
  • Alexandrovitch, Prince A., 4.
  • Aliens. See Enemy Aliens.
  • All-Essential Differential, 547, 565.
  • Alldays and Onions’ Co., Ltd., 924.
  • Allies’ Economic Conference, 454.
  • Allis-Chalmers dynamotor, 3x3.
  • Altitude and engine output, 335.
  • Aluminium, 370, 767.
  • Aluminium bodies, 802.
  • Aluminium engines. See Engines.
  • Aluminium in Modern Construction (J. E. Diamond), 880, 902.
  • Aluminium pistons, 334, 356, 374, 389, 424, 903.
  • Ambulance boats, 216, 410.
  • Ambulance, hand, 89.
  • Ambulances, motor, 11, 16, 51, 60, 89, 102, 108, 118, 130, 162, 190, 2x6, 220, 233, 252, 264, 335, 342, 356, 418, 442, 443, 457, 458, 512, 318, 340, 348, 351, 553, 534, 562, 564, 575, 583, 386, 602, 605, 608, 634, 639, 662, 738, 756, 762, 778, 808, 817, 861, 924, 930, 940.
  • Ambulances, motor (leaders on), 291, 510.
  • America, Automobile Club of, 192.
  • America, racing in (see also American Grand Prize ; Indianapolis Speed-way ; Vanderbilt Cup), 172, 210, 261, 298, 3x6, 336, 385, 408, 496, 642, 698, 7x7, 730, 748, 884.
  • America, views in, 181, 293, 323, 329, 642, 929.
  • American Automobile Association, 210, 298.
  • American design (see also “ From Engine to Axle ”), 366, 443, 928.
  • American Grand Prize race, 261, 919.
  • American legislation, 47, 100, 172, 192, 229, 496, 682, 698, 870, 871.
  • American motor industry, 183, 236, 614, 934,
  • American National Automobile Chamber of Commerce, 100, 229, 408, 446, 496, 387.
  • American notes. See weekly “Notes from New York."
  • American petrol supply, 54, 138, 247, 265, 298, 316, 338, 353. 385. 4fA 658, 766, 828.
  • American records. See Records.
  • American roads. See Roads.
  • American shows, 533, 682, 828, 884.
  • American Society of Automobile Engineers, 28, 65,139, 134, 212, 229, 247, 316, 445, 481, 496, 516, 570, 714, 862.
  • American starting and lighting systems, 803, 823, 841, 859.
  • American statistics (see also Imports), too, 172, 316, 385, 612, 682, 828, 934.
  • American taxation, 154, 385, 426.
  • Anglo-American Oil Co., Ltd., 436, 554.
  • Annesley, Priscilla, Countess, 753.
  • Anti-freezing mixture, 840.
  • Anzacs, the, 1, 14, 29, 53..
  • Arbuthnot, Rear-Admiral Sir R. K. (death of), 409, 492, 497, 682.
  • Argentine, motors in, 198.
  • Argyll, Duchess of, 226.
  • Argyll engine patents, 485.
  • Armoured car squadrons. See Tanks ; War honours.
  • Armoured cars (see also Tanks), 252, 350, 456, 512, 910, 922, 924, 930.
  • Armoured cars in action, 14, 22, 58, 59, 76, 94, 166, 190, 216, 301, 3ro, 448, 456, 457, 486. 567, 598, 639. 656 710. 875, 890, 893. 933.
  • Armstrong-Whitworth, Sir W. G., and Co., Ltd., 558, 886, 924, '
  • Army. See War.
  • Army Service Corps, 390.
  • Arrol-Johnston, "Auto-Knuts,” 359.
  • Arrol-Johnston car, 251, 325, 329.
  • Arrol-Johnston, Ltd., 252.
  • Arundel Castle, 383.
  • Assemblings, manufacturing cars, 445.
  • Association of British Motor and Aircraft Manufacturers, Ltd., 270, 2gr.
  • Astor Cup Race, 748.
  • Atwater-Kent synchronised ignition system, 9$, 859.
  • Austin ambulances, 457, 458.
  • Austin detachable wheel, 384.
  • Austin, Herbert, 489, 554.
  • Austin Motor Co., Ltd., 273, 287.
  • Australia, motors in, 23, 32, 63, 140, 216, 266, 310, 365, 368, 558, 774.
  • Australians and the War (see also Anzacs), 22, 456.
  • Austrian Daimler Motor Co., 490.
  • Austria, tyres in, 445, 554, 585.
  • Auto-Cycle Union, 492, 495, 497, 540.
  • Automobile Association and Motor Union, 14, 29, 50, 56, 84, 88, 129, 144, 147, 261, 272, 324, 396, 418, 479. 529, 568, 578, 792, 852, 930, 931, 940.
  • Automobile Association patrols, 14, 160, 342.
  • Automobile Association Voluntary Service Corps, 2, 179-
  • Automobile Engineers. See Institution of Automobile Engineers.
  • Avon India Rubber Co., Ltd., 436.
  • Axles 25, 281, 312, 351, 368, 661, 693, 866.
  • CAB DRIVERS (see also Women), 170, 225, 302, 306, 3to, 355, 390, 540, 800, 605, 734, 772, 808, 825, 830, 843, 863, 892.
  • Cab tares, 540, 682, 825, 843, 854.
  • Cab whistle nuisance. See Noises, street.
  • Cabs, taxi, 144, 166, 235, 342, 543, 546, 628, 708, 772, 774, 834, 863, 884.
  • Cabs, taxi, abroad, 192, 353, 658.
  • Cadillac car, 161, 386, 426, 842, 860.
  • Cadiuun, Prof., 446.
  • Cady, C., 483.
  • Calcott Brothers, Ltd., 702.
  • Calculations, hra Slide-rule,
  • Caledon gearbox, 354.
  • Calthorpe Motor Co. (1912), Ltd., 720.
  • Cambridgeshire, views in, 433, 451, 559, 907, 911.
  • Camera and the Car—weekly.
  • Campbell vaporiser, 608.
  • Camping-out cars, 710, 729.
  • Canada, motors in, 148, 234, 342, 485, 825, 834, 930.
  • Canadians and the war, 659.
  • Canteen, a motor, 153.
  • Canterbury Cathedral, 667, 671.
  • Capell, Lady Iris, 136.
  • Capitaine vaporiser, 608.
  • Car and General Insurance Corporation, Ltd., 162.
  • Car assembling v. car manufacturing, 445.
  • Carbon deposit in cylinders, 64, 387, 693, 878.
  • Carbon remover, 444.
  • Carburettor Investigations (E. H. and F. O. Ball), 7f4. 732. 750.
  • Carburettors, 222, 263, 606, 623, 625, 626, 641, 711, 840.
  • Carburettors, kerosene, 428, 606, 625, 626.
  • Carburettors, paraffin, 189, 3) , 427, 512, 522, 606, 625, 626, 711.
  • Carless, Capel and Leonard, 436.
  • Cars left unattended, 14,47, 54, 118, 158, 225, 340, 602, 626, 792, 825.
  • Cars, next season’s, 368.
  • Cartoon, 22.
  • Cassco tyre pump. 315.
  • Casualties. See War casualties.
  • "Cat and Fiddle" Inn, 37.
  • Catano starter, 211.
  • [[J. Cates|Cates, J., 938.
  • Cattle on highways, 309, 310, 414, 417, 760, 805, 825, 940.
  • C.A.V. dynamo, 277, ig4.
  • C.A.V. works, 718.
  • Ceylon, motors in, 734.
  • Chalmers car, 426, 49b.
  • Chalmers Motor Co., 884.
  • Chamber of Commerce, 834.
  • Chamois polishers, 858.
  • Change speed gears, 319, 337,
  • Channel Tunnel, the, 776.
  • Chapman (A. W.), Ltd. See "Nevajah" shock absorbers. •
  • Chappell, C., 939.
  • Char-a-banc services, 632, 644, 666, 674, 682, 684, 704, 720, 74'. 834, 866, 927.
  • "Charlie Chaplin’s non-skid tyre," 872.
  • Charron, Ltd., 432.
  • Chase, H., on "Constant Pressure Cycle,” 481, 498.
  • Chasseloup-Laubat, Marquis, 458.
  • Chassis descriptions—
  • - Elkhart, 16 h.p., 240.
  • - Mitchell, 6-cyl., 132.
  • - Oakland, 6-cyl., 186.
  • - Overland, 12 h.p., 78.
  • - Packard, 12-cyl., 114.
  • - Peugeot (Baby), 6.
  • - Ross, 8-cyl., 24.
  • - Saxon, 6-cyl., 168.
  • - Thor, 15 5 h.p., 312,
  • Chauffeurs (see also Drivers; National Society of Chauffeurs), 371, 378, 426, 486.
  • Cheddar, Gorge, 289.
  • Cheshire, views in, 757.
  • Chicago speedway racing, 298, 496, 730.
  • Cheneau nut lock, 691.
  • Chevrolet aluminium engine, 880.
  • China, motors in, 41)0.
  • Church filed Iced system, 820
  • Cincinnati speedway, 69S.
  • City of London Volunteers, 364-
  • Clark, T. W. Firth, on Alcohol, 345.
  • Clark, Sir W., 777-
  • Clarke, Corpl. W., 303.
  • Clark valveless engine, 623. . , , . r__,.
  • Clayden, A. L„ on "Electrical Equipment of a Car, 803, 823, 841, 859.
  • Clayden, A. L., on "Universal Joint Design, 768, 785-
  • Cleaning (see Coachwork.) _ , ,
  • Clement-Talbot, Ltd. (see also Talbot Car), 700.
  • Clergymen and taxes, 463, 497-
  • Clerk, Dr. Dugald, 554, 834.
  • Cliffe, C., 826.
  • Climax motor indicator, 444.
  • Clovelly, views in, 617.
  • Clutches, 168, 282, 314, 407.
  • Coachwork, n, 143, 161, 300, 313, 802, 904.
  • Coachwork, doors, 133, 315.
  • Coachwork (paint, &c., cleaning), 657, 840, B58.
  • Coachwork (seats), 116, 314, 693.
  • Cole and Sons' coachwork, 11, 161.
  • Collins, L., on "Schoop Process of Pulverising and Spraying Metals," 212, 230.
  • Combat and the Comb, 709.
  • Commercial Intelligence Dept., 777.
  • Commercial Motor Users' Association, 50, 194, 201, 274, 328, 436, 450, 542, 558, 578, 622, 720, 8o8, 814, 833, 843, 866, 886.
  • Commercial vehicles, 371, 496, 659, 723, 813.
  • Committee on Retrenchment (see War Savings Committee).
  • Company doings—weekly.
  • Compass, watch as, 348.
  • Conaphore headlight lens, 866.
  • Congo, motors in the, 230.
  • Connecticut ignition system, 860.
  • Constable’s country, 419.
  • Constant pressure cycle (Brown and Chase), 481, 498.
  • Construction, 445, 880, 902.
  • Continental Motors Co., 395.
  • Continental Tyre Co., Ltd., 209, 470, 483, 331.
  • Contraband goods, 76.
  • Control levers, 641.
  • Convertible car, 204.
  • Cooke, Capt. Stenson, 129, 144.
  • Cooling (see Engines).
  • Cornwall, views in, 203, 253, 541.
  • Coroners, 851, 861.
  • Corps of Mechanical Engineers, 326, 333, 374-
  • Correspondence, 36, 82, 144, 176, 194, 225, 280, 333, 356, 374, 389, 414, 423, 443, 4^4. 58.3, 604, 720, 774. 839, 893.
  • Corn, Eugene, 551.
  • Coventry Chain Co., Ltd., 450, 924.
  • Cowe, George, 645.
  • Crane, portable, 530.
  • Crane pump, 641.
  • Crankshaft torque, 83.
  • Craven, Miss Maxinea, 374.
  • Creft, Midshipman G. T., 392.
  • Crichton-Browne, Sir J., 381.
  • Cripples’ entertainment, 713, 738.
  • Crisp, Geo., 411.
  • Critchley, S. T., 87.
  • Crossley vaporiser, 607.
  • Crown locking nut cap, 792,
  • Cuba, view in, 271.
  • Cuflley, cars on the road to, 631, 639.
  • Cunard shock-absorbers, 878.
  • Corrupt practices, 648, 6 32
  • Curson, C.P.G., J., 69, 939.
  • Customs Consolidation Act, 218.
  • Customs duties (see Import duties).
  • Cuthbe and Co., 246.
  • Cycle and Motor Trades' Benevolent Fund, 834.
  • Cyclists, 39.
  • Cylinder cleaning (see Carbon deposit).
  • Cylinder cooling (see Engines).
  • Cylinder design, 226, 335.
  • Cylinder repair (see Repairs).
  • DAIMLER 'buses, 338.
  • Daimler cars, 73, 91, 190, 199, 333, 373, 529, 679, 9J3.
  • Daimler Co., Ltd., 436, 470, 483, 522, 531.
  • Daimler fire brigade, 382.
  • Daimler lorries, 71, 107, 231, 941.
  • Damage to cars, 360, 410.
  • Damage to roads (see Roads).
  • Dardanelles, armoured ears at, 22.
  • Darracq (A.) and Co. (1905), Ltd., 216, 684, 848.
  • Davis, A. H., 627.
  • Daylight saving (see Summer Time Art).
  • De Dion Bouton Car, 143, 786.
  • Defence of the Realm Act, 672.
  • Deitz auxiliary carburettor, 711.
  • Delage car, 408.
  • Delahaye and Co., Ltd., 322.
  • Delco motor-generator, 860.
  • Denman, Hon, Judith, 403.
  • Denmark, motors in, 450.
  • Dennis Brothers (1913), Ltd., 830.
  • Dental hospital, motor, 694.
  • Denton, F. M., 430.
  • De Palma, R., 496, 730.
  • Derbyshire, views in, 37, 72, 73, 397, 707.
  • Design (see also "From Engine to Axle"; Engine Design), 12, 30, 49, 67, 83, 90, 101, 103, 366, 391, 660.
  • Detachable rims (see Rims).
  • Detachable wheels (see Wheels).
  • Devonshire, views in, 599. 613, 617, 887, 891.
  • Dey Electric Corporation, 866.
  • Diamond, J. E., on “Aluminium in Modern Construction,” 880, 902.
  • Diesel engine 481.
  • Differential gears, I55» 2°5> 441. 459i 47®, 53°, 547,
  • Disabled soldiers and sailors, employment for, 50, 56,. 93, 99, 471, 52®, 580, 588, 893.
  • Distinguished Conduct Medal (see War Honours).
  • Distinguished Service Order (see War Honours).
  • Doble steam car, 658, 695, 862, 866.
  • Dock charges (see Port of London Authority).
  • Doctors’ cars, 274, 336, 346, 40 > 440-
  • Doctors’ chauffeurs, 356, 371, 37s, 486.
  • Dodge Brothers, 934- , , 0
  • Dodge Brothers’ car, 42, 60, 61, 156, 2»°-
  • Dogs, 554, 909- . ,
  • Donkin differential, 479.
  • Doo, S., 231
  • Dorking, views at, 721, 725. 739-
  • Dorr-Miller differential, 530.
  • Douglas motor cycle, 356.
  • Downshire, Marquis of, 94. ^
  • Drivers (see also ’Bus; Cab; Chauffeurs), 436, 870,- 871, 884.
  • Drivers and the war, 474, 569, 582, 604, 705, 734-
  • Drivers, disabled, training of, 471.
  • Drivers, women (see Women).
  • Driving as a fine art, 258.
  • Driving, careful, 21, 909.
  • Driving, reckless (see also Speed, excessive), 73, 292, 774-
  • Droitwich, 771.
  • Drunken drivers, 108, 410, 890.
  • Duam posters, the, 406, 562.
  • Dublin and District M.C.C., 558.
  • Dublin, view in, 500.
  • Duco spring gaiters, 224.
  • Du Cros, Sir A. P., 409.
  • Dunlop Rubber Co., Ltd., 324, 436, 792, 808, 848.
  • Dunn, C., 249.
  • Durrant, E., 864.
  • Duties (see Import duties and Taxation).
  • Dynamos (see also Engine starting), 46, 191, 294.
  • Dynamotors, 313.
  • EARLY CLOSING, 777-
  • Early history, 798.
  • East Africa, armoured cars in, 166, 486.
  • Economic carburettor, 623.
  • Economy in fuel (see also War Savings Committee), 189,. 194, 201, 220, 223, 225, 280, 331, 346, 424, 439, 525r 544, 361, 604.
  • Edkins Boyd, 266, 365, 368.
  • Education, 818, 906.
  • Egypt, motors in, 423.
  • Egypt, the war in, 190, 194, 216, 301, 310, 457, 566r 778, 814, 817, 819, 824.
  • Eight cylinder engines (see Engines).
  • El Cannes pneumatic wheel, 840.
  • Elections, cars at, 198.
  • Electrical Equipment of a car (A. L. Clayden), 803,. 823, 839, 841, 859.
  • Electrically heated gloves, 170.
  • Electric clutch, 407.
  • Electric generators, 188.
  • Electric lighting (see also Dynamos; Electrical equipment; Headlights; Lamps), 276, 294.
  • Electric Lighting and Starting (J. Bijur), 139, 138, 174. 193-
  • Electric starters (see Starters).
  • Electric vehicles, in 120, 234, 370, 633, 682, 693, 734,. 808, 810, 828, 866.
  • Elkhart car, 16 h.p. (details), 240.
  • Elliott Brothers, 684, 702.
  • Emmerson, E., 267.
  • Empire car, 426.
  • Empire rear axle, 866.
  • Enemy aliens, 586, 598, 603.
  • Enemy trading, 470,-490, 522, 331.
  • Enger car, 693.
  • Engine as brake, 64, 655.
  • Engine Design (see also Engine to Axle, 226, 333, 516, 534-
  • Engine indicator, 444.
  • Engine to Axle (Shilston), 28r, 299, 318, 337, 354, 372.
  • Engineering classes, 471.
  • Engineering Standards Committee, 330, 534.
  • Engineers and the Air Services, 326, 333, 374.
  • Engineers and the war, 741, 795, 796.
  • Engines, aero, 207, 227, 243, 263, 881.
  • Engines, aluminium, 675, 880, 902.
  • Engines, constant pressure cycle, 481, 498.
  • Engines, cooling of cylinders, 64, 297, 386.
  • Engines, cooling of cylinders (Lanchester), 12, 30, 49, 67, 83, 103.
  • Engines, deposit in cylinders (see Carbon).
  • Engines, eight-cylinder, 24
  • Engines, five-cylinder, 226.
  • Engines, flexibility of, 403.
  • Engines, four-cylinder, 6, 79, 240.
  • Engines, horizontal opposed, 423.
  • Engines, overheating, 262.
  • Engines, running of, 83, 119, 137, 262, 280, 333, 424.
  • Engines, single-disc valve, 387.
  • Engines, 6-cylinder, 132, 186, 207.
  • Engines, starting of (see also Starters), 226, 332, 39V 657-
  • Engines, 12-cylinder, 66, 114, 693.
  • Engine, valveless 4-cycle, 623.
  • Engine vibrations (H. Grimsted), 621.
  • Essex, views in, 109, 343, 419, 439.
  • Exhaust gases, 387.
  • Exhaust silencers, 410, 749.
  • Exhibitions (see also American shows), 39®, 670, 800, 820.
  • Exports and Imports. See Imports.
  • Ever-Ready starter, 21 r.
  • Eynon carburettor, 711.
  • FACTORS in Universal Joint Design (Clayden), 768.
  • Factors of Safety (R. Huff), 660, 678, 696, 7^5-
  • Fadgl flexible 'bus, 629.
  • “Fag Day,” 405.
  • Fan, the, 64.
  • Farquhar, G., 429.
  • "Fast-nut,” 691.
  • Fellows Magneto Co., Ltd., 7°2, 792> 829.
  • Fenestre, Cadisch and Co., 211.
  • Ferodo brake lining, 456.
  • Fiat Motors, Ltd., 360.
  • "Field" horizontal engine, 425.
  • Fielding and Platt vaporiser, 607.
  • Fielding, Lady Dorothie, 639.
  • Field operating theatres, 216, 640, 694, 834.
  • Fire, 10, 100, 154, 443- Fire brigade, 382.
  • Fire engines, motor, 18, 29, 60, 342, 824.
  • Fisher, Mr. Andrew, 551.
  • Fitzgerald, J. F. V., 817.
  • Fitzwilliam, Earl, 458.
  • Flexibility. See Engines.
  • Floods. See Roads.
  • F.N. starter, 211.
  • Fog mixtures, 572.
  • Foljambe, E. S., on Gasoline Supply, 247, 265.
  • Forbes-Leslie, W., 759.
  • Ford agricultural tractor, 642.
  • Ford car, 122, 138, 205, 457, 583, 638, 657, 675, 730.
  • Ford, G., 920.
  • Ford, Henry, 298, 934.
  • Ford Motor Co., 612.
  • Ford works, 378, 836.
  • Foreign Miscellany, 332, 351, 369, 387, 407, 425, 444, 5i5, 530, 549, 603, 623, 641, 657, 674, 693, 7ii, 73G 749. 767, 784, 802, 821, 840, 857, 878, 896, 935. Fortescue, Lord, 18.
  • Four-shire stone, 783.
  • Fowey Castle, 541.
  • Fowler, Henry, 694.
  • France, views in, 5, 91, 169, 4x5, 437, 653, 754.
  • French Army vehicles, 45, 266, 302, 338, 457.
  • From Engine to Axle (Shilston), 281, 299, 318, 337, 354, 372-
  • Front-drive car, 784.
  • Fuel (see also Alcohol; Kerosene ; Paraffin ; Petrol; Petroleum), 192, 210, 464, 554, 604, 758, 759.
  • Fuel adapter, 604.
  • Fuel consumption, 280, 516.
  • Fuel feed system, 821.
  • GARAGES, 65, i2o, 524.
  • Garages, ventilation of, 144.
  • Gardner carburettor, 840.
  • Garford trucks, 350.
  • Garland ventilator, 423.
  • Garrison, H., 762.
  • Gasoline. See Petrol.
  • Gasoline Supply in U.S. (Foljambe) 247, 265.
  • "Gauge-All ” boring cutter, 66.
  • G. C. vaporiser, 428.
  • Gearboxes, 79, 119, 299, 319, 33®, 354, 372, 619.
  • Gearless differential, 460.
  • Gear ratios, 191.
  • Gears (see also Differential gears ; Gear boxes), 897, 916, 918, 922, 932, 936.
  • Gear shifter, 480.
  • General Motors Co., 446.
  • General Omnibus Supply Mfg. Co., Ltd., 594.
  • George, Mr. Lloyd, 17, 846, 852.
  • George bearing, 351.
  • Gentle, Sir W. B., 772.
  • Gentlewoman, 84.
  • German “Tanks,” 834.
  • Germany and British labour methods, 633.
  • Germany, motoring in, 805.
  • Germany’s petrol supply, 639.
  • Germany’s rubber supply, 18, 384.
  • Gifts, cars as (see also Ambulances), 29, 335, 338, 756.
  • Glass (W.) & Co., 670, 820.
  • Gloucestershire, views in, 289, 783.
  • Gloves, electrically heated, 170.
  • Gold Coast, motors in the, 230.
  • Good kerosene burner, 643.
  • Goodrich tyre load gauge. 349.
  • Goodrich tyres, 47.
  • Good Venturi vaporiser, 626.
  • Goodwin, A., 215, 237, 648, 652.
  • Gordon-Weston single-disc valve engine, 387.
  • Graaf cup, 262.
  • Grand Prize, American. See American.
  • Graves, George, 551.
  • Gray and Davis starting and lighting system, 675.
  • Grimsted, H., on Engine Vibrations, 621.
  • Gudgeon pins, 352.
  • Guinness, the Hon. Rupert, 938.
  • Guns, captured, 54®* s^T
  • “Gunspray” starter and economiser, 801.
  • Gyroscopic force, 493-
  • ICELAND, motors in, 846.
  • Identification plates. See Number plates.
  • Ignition (see also Magnetos and Starters), 10, 83, 98,119, I37, 171, 248,262, 352, 369,619, 659, 733, 749, 802,839, 878.
  • Imperial Motor Transport Council, 50.
  • Import duties, 165, 176, 201, 264, 586, 734.
  • Imports and exports, American, 100, 172, 176, 183, 210, 223, 229, 353, 446, 533, 612, 614, 698.
  • Imports and exports, British, 36, 108, 180, 209, 223, 264, 270, 342, 432, 504, 576, 666, 738, 810, 884, 906.
  • Imports, prohibited, 209, 218, 328, 356, 458.
  • Imports in various countries, 54, 176, 410, 774, 810, 846.
  • Index marks, 246, 410.
  • India, armoured cars in, 486.
  • India, gifts from, 335.
  • India, motors in, 176, 206, 251, 278, 323, 697, 787, 846, 867, 882.
  • Indicators, 444.
  • Indianapolis speedway, 100, 446.
  • Industry and the war, the, 39, 130, 165, 176, 219, 236, 273, 291, 389, 454, 468, 774, 805, 812, 926.
  • Industry, future of the, 165, 236, 237, 454, 651, 686, 688, 724, 774, 813, 839.
  • Inner tubes. See Tyres.
  • Institution of Automobile Engineers, 76, 130, 2x6, 281, 310, 328, 644, 741, 780, 803, 817, 834, 910.
  • Institution of Gas Engineers, 464.
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 166.
  • Institution of Naval Architects, 288.
  • Institution of Petroleum Technologists, 248, 320, 924.
  • Invention, 672.
  • Ireland, petrol in, 558, 901.
  • Irish Automobile Club, 418.
  • Irish rebellion, 455.
  • Italy, motors in, 54, 410,
  • Italy, views in, 41, 649.
  • Ivel agricultural motors, 431, 557.
  • LAKE DISTRICT, views in, 401.
  • Lamden, A., 177.
  • Laminated wood wheels. See Wheels.
  • Lamp bulbs, 135, 140, 623.
  • Lamps (see also Headlights ; Lights), 622.
  • Lancashire Automobile Club, 144.
  • Lanchester car, 785.
  • Lanchester, F. W., on Cylinder Cooling, 12, 30, 49, 67, 85, 103.
  • Lanchester, F. W., on Worm Gear, 834, 877, 897, 918, 936-
  • Lancia car, 62.
  • Laugharne Castle, 127, 163.
  • Launches, motor, 18.
  • Law (see also Legal cases ; Legislation ; Prosecutions), 147, 579, 7o8, 815.
  • Leaf, Capt. H. M., 4.
  • Leather, artificial, 66.
  • Lectures and papers, 76, 84, 120, 130, 139, 166, 212, 216, 247, 28r, 310, 328, 391, 436, 481, 504, 516, 552, 554, 7i4, 759, 762, 780, 803, 817, 834, 862, 877, 880, 886, 897, 905, 922, 924.
  • Legal cases, 360, 414, 485, 522, 558, 648, 666, 684, 702, 810, 830, 883, 886.
  • Legal cases (leaders on), 74, 274, 417, 544, 652, 741.
  • Legal prosecutions. See Prosecutions.
  • Legislation (see also Parliament; Taxation), 310, 327.
  • Legros, L. A., 741, 818.
  • Leicestershire Automobile Club, 45, 54, 362, 512, 644, 738.
  • Le Maistre, C., 554.
  • Letts, W. M., 939.
  • Lewis mechanical gear shifter, 480.
  • Licences, 32, 88, 94, 216, 229, 234, 368, 384, 405, 4184 448, 456, 495, 502, 504, 554, 605, 644, 720, 734. 810, 825, 875, 884, 886.
  • Licences, endorsement of, 715, 871, 904.
  • Licences, petrol, See Petrol Licences.
  • Licences (statistics), 108, 144, 778.
  • Licensed Union of Vehicle Workers, 214.
  • Lifeboat Flag Day, 374.
  • Lighting regulations (see also Prosecutions), 18, 45, 84, 130, 148, 158, 171, 355, 371, 373, 495f 558, 738, 756, 805, 875.
  • Lighting Regulations (leaders on), 40, 75, 76, 166, 200, 274, 309, 344, 364, 400, 740, 759, 76o.
  • Lighting systems (see Electric lighting).
  • Lights, dimmers for, 29.
  • Lights, rear, 20, 39, 94, 118, 171, 356, 376.
  • Lincolnshire Automobile Club, 45. .
  • Lincolnshire, view in, 283.
  • Little, Frank, 395.
  • "[Little Giant]]" steam tractor, QO.
  • Llandudno Motor and Garage Co., 666.
  • Lloyd, Sir Francis, 364.
  • Local Government Board, 750, 790, 794.
  • Locker-Lampson, Commander, 448, 875, 893.
  • London General Omnibus Co. (see also “Safety First" 157, 455, 656, 808.
  • Long, T. (death of), 706.
  • Lonsdale, Lord, 551, 554-
  • Lord Mayor of London, 364, 418.
  • Lord Mayor’s Show, 814.
  • Lorries motor (see also Motor Transport; Municipal Vehicles), 223.
  • Lowe, J., 555.
  • Lubricants (see also Oil), 119, 278, 657.
  • Lubrication, 18, 173, 318, 443, 517, 619, 858, 935.
  • Lucke, C. F., on Design of Paraffin Carburettors, 391.
  • Lucke, C. F., on Kerosene versus Gasoline, 552, 570 590, 606, 624, 643.
  • "Lusitania" Day, 333.
  • M. and S. differential, 155. f78-
  • Macdonald, Sir J. H. A., 438.
  • Macdonald, Capt. J. D., 241).
  • Maefie, Lt., 669.
  • MacMahon, Sir H., 423.
  • Macnish ignition, 369.
  • Magistrates, 75, 102, M7. *46. 3j8> 89°-
  • Magnalite pistons, 122.
  • Magnetos, 171, 370, 603, 73l-
  • Mails by motor, 387. 75b, 875.
  • Maintenance of lighting and starting plant, 276, 394,
  • "Man, a Maid, and a Car,” 'B3'
  • Manchester Automobile Club, 362.
  • Mann and Overtons (see Ross car).
  • Manometer manufacturing Co., 39°-
  • Manville, Edward, 3.
  • Map-reading, 348.
  • Maps, 42, 60, 355, 388, 401, 410, 473, 554. 7*8, 781, 837, 940.
  • Marmon car, 612.
  • Martens, R., & Co., Ltd., 651.
  • Marston, John, Ltd., 485.
  • Martha mixture vaporiser, 607.
  • Matthew, J. S., 702.
  • Maudslay car, 546.
  • Maudslay Subsidy gearbox, 354.
  • Maxim, Sir H. (death of), 860.
  • "Maxims," 126, 138, 324.
  • Maxwell car, 408.
  • Maxwell Motor Co., 738.
  • Maybury, A. H. P., 794. 843.
  • Mead, F., 16.
  • Mechanical engine starters (see Starters).
  • Medals, 830.
  • Melbourne-Sydney record, 266, 365, 368.
  • "Mentioned in Despatches,” 9, 442, 458, 486, 512.
  • Mercedes aero engine, 207, 227, 245, 263.
  • Mercedes racer, 496.
  • Mercer racing car, 748.
  • Merrill wheel, 767.
  • Mesopotamia, cars in, 803.
  • Metals, pulverising and Spraying of (see Collius).
  • Middlesex, views in, 793.
  • Midland Automobile Club, 176.
  • Military and road damage (see Roads, damage to).
  • Military Cross (see War Honours).
  • Military purposes, motor vehicles for (see Ambulances ;
  • Motor Transport; War).
  • Military service, 610, 634, 709.
  • Military Transport (see Motor Transport).
  • Military vehicles, use of, 486, 507, 569.
  • Mirrors, 386.
  • Mistokleen outfit, 840.
  • Mitcham Fair, 59s, 644.
  • Mitchell car, 353.
  • Mitchell car, six-cylinder (details), 132.
  • Modem Abacus, 763.
  • Molts to Ypres intk the Fren'h, 332.
  • Montagu of Beaulieu, Lord, 4, 15, 20, 94, 938.
  • Moore, W. H., 648.
  • Morris paraffin carburettor, 189.
  • Morton front wheel brakes, 731.
  • Moscow, 143, 149, t5o.
  • Motor boats (see also Launches ; Royal Motor Yacht Club), 392, 405, 882.
  • Motor Car Act, 148.
  • Motor car building, restriction of, 803, 812.
  • Motor coach service, 472.
  • Motor char-A-bancs services (see Char-A-bancs).
  • Motor cycle racing, 288, 338.
  • Motor cycles (see also Auto-Cycle Union; Records), 406, 356, 396. 41-. 477. 400. "
  • Motor cyclists, 34, 60, 361, 396, 403, 418, 421, 443. 495. 304, 717, 756.
  • Motorists and war work, 94, 129,136,144, 202, 362, 417-
  • Motoring habit, the, 602.
  • Motoring for pleasure, 128, 129, 164, 182, 219, 346, 362, 3t>3, ',88, 390, 406. 416, 803.
  • Motor Machine Gun Service, 9, 22, 40, so, 72, 76, n8, 71, r'H. 216, 223, 442.
  • Motor manufacturers and excess profits, 468.
  • Motor Owners' Petrol Combine, Ltd., i8, 906.
  • Motor ships, 176, 28S.
  • Motor spirit (see Fuel; Petrol).
  • Motor Trade Association, 1 38, 237, 290, S40, 338, 378, 648, 632.
  • Motor Transport, 33 43, 213, 249, :66, 302, 303, 372, 663. 676, 677, 701, 730, 700. 778. 820, 872.
  • Motor Transport Volunteer Corps, 417.
  • Motor Union Insurance Co Ltd 378
  • Motor Volunteer Corps, 330 .o'
  • Mulford, Ralph, 3$s. 4V3.
  • Municipal vehicles, 29, 34, 118, 201, 223, 234, 283, 310, 44b, 334, S61, 904. 941.
  • Munitions, 21. 720. 805, 812, 908, 940.*
  • Murphy, T. W., 197.
  • PACKARD CAR, 386, 837, 830, 933.
  • Packard car, 12-cvi. (details), 114.
  • Paint. See Coachwork.
  • Palliser, W. H., 284.
  • Palmer Tyre, Ltd., 906.
  • Palmer tyres, 143, 341.
  • Paraffin, 530, 669, 742, 927-
  • Paraffin carburettors. See Carburettors.
  • Paraguay, motors in, 36.
  • Parent Tyre Co., Ltd., 324.
  • Parker-Noonan auxiliary air valve, 73r.
  • Pamacott, A. E., 729, 839.
  • Parts, motor, 2x9.
  • Parliament, Questions in, 22, 58, 72, 130, 138, 142, 171, 201, 206, 226, 246, 24S, 256, 264, 274, 292, 30c, 310, 331, 346, 358, 370 380, 390, tiS, 435, 486, 4Q7, 714, 531, 550, 369, 386, 603, 747, 803, 822, 846, 863, 8S4.
  • Parny stretcher-carrier, 89.
  • “Passing Show.” Each week, commencing p. 672.
  • Patches. See Tyre repair.
  • Patents (see also British Patent Specifications—weekly), 229, 483.
  • Pathfinder car, 612.
  • Peace talk, 912.
  • Pearson, Miss Y., 403.
  • Pedals, 3S6.
  • Pedestrians, 38, 831.
  • ”Peerless” reflector, 331.
  • Pembroke Castle, 491.
  • Perambulators, 94.
  • Perdine Sands, 703.
  • Perfection water circulator, 387.
  • Peru, motors in, 712.
  • Petreano mixture vaporiser, 60S.
  • Petrol {see also Fuel), 2S3, 336, 406, 438, 486, 334, 370, 386, 598, 772, 843.
  • Petrol cans, 47.
  • Petrol census, 426, 434.
  • Petrol Control Committee, 292, 30S, 363, 380, 398, 409, 416, 470, 306, 324, 331. 343. 358, 360, 369, 57S, 622, 644, 630, 669, 604, 723, 726, 747, S13.
  • Petrol consumption. 46, 2S0, 424.
  • Petrol economy. See Economy in fuel.
  • Petrol-electric vehicles, 138.
  • Petrol, evaporation of, 653.
  • Petrol (leaders on), 38, 92, no, 164, 1S2, 183, 201, 220, 237, 308, 346, 363, 380, 398, 434, 435, 470, sc6, 324, 542, 543. 560, 578, 396, 6*0, 704, 722. 741, S13, 832, S33, 927.
  • Petrol licences, 604, 644, 712, 723, 734, 747.
  • Petrol, price ot, 38, 54. 92, no, 138, 237, 29S, 316, 353, 385, 496, 042, 658.
  • Petrol strainers, too, 1S4.
  • Petrol substitutes. 52s, 562. 666, 688, 927, 928.
  • Petrol supply, 138, 171, 194. 206, 240, 247, 265, 3S0, 409. 418, 433. 464, 509, 508, 514, 5 31, S42, 543, 530, 558. 560, ?<»9, 578, S96, 605, 622, 674, 722, 766, 822, 828. S63, 884.
  • Petrol taxes, 426, 440, 452, 453, 470, 497, 5M. 927.
  • Petroleum (see also Inst, of Petroleum Technologists), 225.
  • Petroleum Act, 398.
  • Peugeot car, 4-cyl. Baby (details), 6.
  • Peugeot racers, 100, 408, 446, 496, 698, 919.
  • Philbrin ignition system, 802.
  • Phillips, R. E., on Variable Speed Gears, 886, 922.
  • Philpott, A., 788.
  • Photographic exhibition, 398.
  • Pierce-Arrow car, 640, 904.
  • Pierce-Arrow truck, 642.
  • Pike’s Peak, view of, 642.
  • Pirelli, A., 554-
  • Piston displacement, 317.
  • Piston rings, 530.
  • Pistons, 122, 279, 317, 332. 334, 352, 356, 374, 424.
  • Piston speeds, 262, 317, 443-
  • Pittsfield make and break, 749.
  • Places of Interest (see also Camera and the Car), 283, 302, 355, 388, 4T0, 940.
  • Platinum, 733.
  • Plugs. See Ignition.
  • Pneumatic spring, 332.
  • Pneumatic wheels. See Wheels.
  • Police, 58, 514, 605, 622, 738, 888.
  • Police and motorists (leaders on), 58, 75, 147, 400.
  • Police traps, 102, 331, 492, 514.
  • Polishes, 840.
  • Pomeroy, L., 310.
  • Ponde-alloy ventilated piston, 332.
  • Portugal, motors in, 342, 431.
  • Port of London Authority dock charges, 155.
  • Possibilities of Constant Pressure Cycle (Brown and Chase), 481, 498.
  • Powell, 2nd Air-Mech. F., 339.
  • Pratt’s motor spirit, 92, no.
  • Pre-ignition carburettor, 428.
  • Premier aluminium block engine, 675, 903.
  • Press and the Petrol Committee, 723.
  • Prest-O-Lite brake, 857.
  • Prisoners of War Fund, 720.
  • Prisoners, use of, 562.
  • Prisoners, escape of, 564.
  • Prizes, 436, 450. .
  • Prohibited imports, 209.
  • Prosecutions, legal, 14, 29, 32, 36, 54, 84, 88, 102, 108, 112, T 18, 137, 144, 157, 170, 171, 173, 176, 191, 198, 212, 234, 246, 247, 274, 283, 285, 288, 306, 342, 355, 356, 388, 376, 384, 396, 410, 418, 443, 445, 446, 474, 490, 495, 502, 504, 52-, 540, 554. 564, 568, 604, 608, 626, 644, 713. 715, 717, 720, 734, 750, 756, 772, 790, 825, 830, 866, 904, 924, 940.
  • Prosecutions legal (leaders on), 58, 75, 328, 400, 488, 617, 816, 833, 834, 890.
  • Proud differential, 479.
  • Prussia, Prince Henry of, 616, 780.
  • P.S.E. plug energiser, 878.
  • Public Schools motor cycling, 288.
  • Public service vehicles (see ‘Buses; Cabs: Char-4- Bancs ; Traffic ; Trams), 166, 310.
  • Publications received—weekly'.
  • Pump, oil, 245.
  • Pumps, tyre, 133. 515, 64
  • Puncture repair, 246.
  • Pycraft, Lt. P. J., 392.
  • Pye, H., 939.
  • QUEEN ALEXANDRA, 190, 458.
  • Queen Mary, 216, 719, 834.
  • Questions and Answers. Weekly.
  • Races, cars at, 223, 554.
  • Racing, 331, 928.
  • Radiator heater, 369.
  • Radiator support, 369.
  • Radiators, 297.
  • Radiators, deposit in, 64, 942.
  • Raglan Castle, 523, 527.
  • Ram Jam, 601.
  • Rawlence (L. C.), and Co. See Saxon car.
  • Reckless driving. See Driving.
  • Records, 266, 368, 402.
  • Records, American, 298, 3S5, 426, 612, 730.
  • Records, motor cycle, 54, 86, 558.
  • Red Cross. See Ambulances: British Red Cross Society.
  • Redwood, Sir Boverton, 248, 446.
  • Reflector, 351.
  • Regent Carriage Co., 143.
  • Reigate, views in, 725, 743.
  • Remy generator, 188, 935.
  • Remy starting motor, 187.
  • Renold, Hans, Ltd., 436.
  • Reo car, 934.
  • Repairs, 71. 269, 386, 813, 940.
  • Research, 446, 714, 732, 750, 796, 871, 877.
  • Resistance of the air, 443.
  • Responsiblity for accidents, 360.
  • Resta, D., 446, 496, 919.
  • Retrospect, 026.
  • Reviews of books, 296, 455, 532.
  • Riche, Wallace E., 720.
  • Riker three-ton trucks. 357.
  • Riley (Coventry) Ltd., -2.
  • Rims, detachable, 443.
  • Ripault accessories, 171.
  • Rittmann oil refining process, 29S, 658.
  • Road Board, 151, 497, 512, 562, 620, 846, 875.
  • Road Board (leaders on), 146, 489, 794.
  • Road cleaning (see Municipal Vehicles).
  • Road curios (see Places ot Interest).
  • Road-making materials, 298.
  • Road maintenance, 93, 146, 472 794, 843.
  • Road signs, 47, 474, 533, 554- Road tarring, 151, 602.
  • Road tractors {see Tractors).
  • Roads, American, 100, 229, 336, 426, 446, 929.
  • Roads (bridges), 54, 225.
  • Roads, Canadian, 834.
  • Roads cross, 14, 184.
  • Roads, damage to, 48, 309, 310, 489, 562, 760, 830.
  • Roads, dangerous, ir, 376, 522, 602, 702.
  • Roads, flooded, 184.
  • Roads, French, 825, 843, 846.
  • Roads Improvements Association, 309, 720.
  • Roads (leaders on), 93, r®4, 3°9, 3IO> 794, 795-
  • Roads, arterial, 302, 790, 794.
  • Roads, new, 112, 562, 805.
  • Road surveyors, 569, 605.
  • Roads, watering of, 381, 396.
  • Robertson, G., 160.
  • Robinson, Lt. W. L., V.C., 734.
  • Rolls-Royce armoured cars, 252, 301, 457-
  • Rolls-Royce car, 422, 616, 652.
  • Rolls-Royce, Ltd., 54, 9°. 126.
  • Ross car (details), 24.
  • Rotary jack, 878.
  • Rotax Motor Accessories Co., 414, 450.
  • Roumania, 598, 639, 875, 892.
  • Rover car, 785.
  • Rover Co., Ltd., 830.
  • Royal Aircraft Factory, 694.
  • Royal Automobile Club, 50.
  • - Commandeering of premises, 796.
  • - Concerts, &c., 226, 371. 11
  • - (Leaders on), 56, 93, 182, 219, 362, 363, 381, 399, 416, 508, 578, 780, 926, 930, 931.
  • - Petrol economy, 182, 194, 225, 558, 578.
  • - War, members and the, 362, 382, 720, 930.
  • Royal Motor Yacht Club, 225, 368.
  • Royal Naval Air Service (see also War Honours), 668.
  • Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, 9.
  • Rubber, 18, 333, 356, 533, 5S5, 7°2.
  • Rubber bushings, 675.
  • Rubberine, Ltd., 396, 558.
  • Rudge-Whitworth detachable wheel, 384.
  • Runnymede, 801.
  • Russia, ambulances for, 356, 363.
  • Russia and the motor industry, 540, 651.
  • Russian Army, 76, 94, 151, 190, 350, 448, 456, 598, 622, 639, 656, 893, 910, 933.
  • Russian Princes, 4.
  • Russia’s petroleum output, 225.
  • Russia, views in, 145, 149.
  • "SAFETY FIRST" campaign, 850, 870, 874, 879, 909.
  • Salisbury Cathedral, 577.
  • Sankey (Jos.) and Sons, 737.
  • Saunders, P., 195.
  • Saxon car, six-cylinder (details), 168.
  • Saxon differential, 479.
  • Schilling (L. F.) Co., 710.
  • Schools, technical {see Borough Polytechnic; Northampton Polytechnic).
  • Schoop Process of Pulverising and Spraying Metals (L. Collins), 212, 230.
  • Schrader tyre pressure gauge, 655.
  • Science, neglect of, 741.
  • Scooters, motor, 600.
  • Scott (G. W.) and Sons, 152.
  • Scott Electrical Co., Ltd., 234.
  • Scottish Association of Women Motorists, 618.
  • Scottish Automobile Club, 84, 290, 362, 805, 909.
  • Scott starting and lighting set, 228.
  • Seats {see coach work).
  • Second-hand cars, 670, 800, 813, 820, 843.
  • Seely (L. J.), accessories, 170.
  • Senrab carburettor, 427.
  • Sevison magneto, 731.
  • Shakespeare’s country, 311, 421.
  • Sharon racing track, 210.
  • Sheep on highways {see Cattle).
  • Sheepshead Bay motor track, 201, 408.
  • Shekleton safety lock nut, 515.
  • Shell motor spirit, 38, 92, no.
  • Shell transport and Trading Co., 432, 486, 906.
  • Sherborne Minster, 940.
  • Shilson, Maj. B. W., on "From Engine to Axle,” 216, c,28C 2?9, 318, 337, 354, 372.
  • Shock absorbers, 7, 48, 351, 878.
  • Shropshire, views in, 336, 388, 923.
  • Sicily, views in, 685, 689.
  • Siddeley-Deasy Motor Car Co., Ltd., 868.
  • Side-slips (see Skids).
  • Sign Posts (see Road Signs).
  • Silencers (see Exhaust).
  • Simmons, H., 159.
  • Single-disc valve engine (see Gordon-Weston).
  • Six-cylinder engines (see Engines).
  • Sizaire-Berwick cars, 423.
  • Six-wheeled vehicle, 629.
  • Skidding, 10, 243, 258, 262.
  • Slide-rule, the, 763'.
  • Smith, H. B., 501.
  • Smith, J., io5
  • Smith (S.) and Sons, Ltd., 210, 720.
  • Smith-Dorrien, Lady, 738.
  • Smith-King paraffin carburettor, 513, 521.
  • Snow plough, 172.
  • Society of Arts, 834. ?
  • Society of British Aircraft Constructors, 270
  • Society of Motor Manufacturers, 50, 237, 290 578, 670, 772, 805, 834, 910.
  • Soldering, 370.
  • Soldiers, returned, work for, 795.
  • Soldiers, wounded (see disabled
  • soldiers’ outings).
  • South Africa and the War, 60.
  • South Africa, motors in, i, 14, 29, I7°-
  • South Africa, Royal Auto. Club of, 1, 14
  • South Wales Automobile Club, 362. 291. 468, 558,
  • soldiers: wounded 29, 262.
  • Sowrey, Lt. F., 734.
  • Spain, King of, 323.
  • Spain, motors in, 77, 217, 221, 904.
  • Spark advance indicator, 6x9.
  • Sparking plugs (see Ignition).
  • Speed, excessive, 54. 57, 118, 157, 212, 306, 315, 35«, 760,
  • Speed Gears (see Gears).
  • Speed limits, 229.
  • Speed limits, applications for, 14, 29, 76, 151, 212, 274.
  • Speed limits (leaders on), 57, 58.
  • Speed limits, new, 446, 490.
  • Speeds, comparative, 229.
  • Speedometer, 332.
  • Spring, Jones pneumatic tyre, 332.
  • Spring nut lock, 784.
  • Springs (see also Shock absorbers; Suspension), 351.821.
  • Springs, lubrication of, 858.
  • Springs, testing of, 28.
  • Spyker, car, 248.
  • Stacks Rock lighthouse, 487.
  • St. Albans, 775, 782, 797, 799-
  • Standard car, 1.
  • Standardisation, 316, 330, 554.
  • Standard Motor Co., Ltd, 906.
  • Stanley, Hon. Arthur, 292, 409, 518, 938.
  • Stanley self-lubricating springs, 821.
  • Star Engineering Co., Ltd., 252.
  • Starters, electric, 112, 139, 158, 174, I87, 193, 228, 276, 294, 675, 803, 823, 841, 859.
  • Starters, mechanical, 211, 297, 801, 896.
  • Starting of engines, See Engines.
  • State-assembled motor vehicles, 597.
  • Statistics, American. See American.
  • Statistics, British (see also Accidents; Imports; Licences), 166, 244, 292, 388, 554.
  • Statistics, Canadian, 148, 234, 342, 930.
  • Statistics, Danish, 450.
  • Statistics, miscellaneous, 230.
  • Statistics, Russian, 225.
  • Steam car, design, 695, 862.
  • Steel, 226, 330, 587.
  • Steering gear, 46.
  • Steering wheels, 25, 116, 134, 312.
  • Steinmetz electric car, 866.
  • Stepney Spare Motor Wheel, Ltd., 868.
  • Sterling aluminium engine, 880.
  • St. Mark’s, Venice, 649.
  • Stonehenge, 355.
  • Storage of cars, 414.
  • Straker-Squire car, 324, 787.
  • Straker-Squire, Ltd., 144, 162, 886.
  • Street cleaning. See Municipal Vehicles.
  • Street watering (see Roads).
  • Stretcher carrier, 89.
  • Stretham Cross, 423.
  • Strikes, 21, 88, 355, 892.
  • Studley Park, 869, 873.
  • Suffolk, view in, 167.
  • Summers, Capt. F., 4.
  • Summer Time Act, 327, 364, 616, 705.
  • Sunbeam car, 300, 485, 697.
  • Sunbeam-Coatalen engine, 485.
  • Sunbeam Motor Car Co., Ltd., 252, 848, 868.
  • Sunbeam motor cycles, 320.
  • Sunbeam racer, 408, 496.
  • Sunbury Weir, 595.
  • Sunstone tyres, 401, 407.
  • Surrey, views in, 43, 184, 721, 725, 727, 739, 743, 849, 853, 856.
  • Suspension (sec also Springs), 81, 224, 351.
  • Sussex, views in, 19, 379, 383, 526, 890.'
  • Sweating, 8x8.
  • Switzerland, motoring in, 248.
  • Sylphon thermostatic valve, 386.
  • TALBOT racer, 152.
  • "Tanks," 668, 676, 682, 688, 690, 748, 762, 772, 790, 822, 834, 846, 851, 852, 908.
  • Tasker and Sons’ road tractors, 90.
  • Tate, A., 591.
  • Taxation (see also Import duties ; Petrol), 154, 261, 280, 300, 346, 371, 390, 440, 461.
  • Taxation (leaders on), 238, 254, 255, 272, 290, 452, 453, 47o.
  • Technical problems. See Questions and Answer’s— weekly.
  • Technical schools. See Borough Polytechnic ; Northampton Polytechnic.
  • Technical study, encouragement of, 436.
  • “Technicus,” articles by, 421, 439, 475, 493, 547: 565, 673, 691, 876, 894, 916, 932.
  • Teepell carbon remover, 444.
  • Tenby, views in, 185, 505, 509.
  • Tent and bed, portable. See Camping-out car.
  • Testing apparatus, 28.
  • Tests, 386, 533, 612.
  • Thayer, W. M., on Battery Exchange System, 120. Theft, 148, 176, 198, 298, 608, 934.
  • Thermoid Hardy disk coupling, 896.
  • Thermostat regulator, 935.
  • Thermostatic valve, 386.
  • Thermo vacuum tank, 515.
  • Thomas, A., 663.
  • Thomas, Rene, 210.
  • Thomson, Capt. H. Lyon, 940.
  • Thor car, 15-5 h.p. (details), 312.
  • Thornycroft (John I.) and Co., Ltd., 886.
  • Thornycroft lorry, 503.
  • Thornycroft mixture vaporiser, 607.
  • Through the Wind-Screen, 402, 420, 438, 456, 474, 492/510, 54<3, 564, 583, 600, 618, 636, 654.
  • Thrower, A. S., 609.
  • Thrower, Corpl. A. V., 51.
  • Tilling (Thomas), Ltd., 74, 360.
  • Times Red Cross Fund, 3.
  • Timkin roller bearings, 25.
  • Tips, a medley of, 6x9, 655.
  • Toll-bars and gates, 93.
  • Tong Castle, 923.
  • Tools, 66, 657.
  • Topsy-Turvy Tips, 5x1.
  • Torque, 83, 101, 475, 5*6, 660, 75°.
  • Torque tubes, 248.
  • Touring by motor ’bus. See ’Bus.
  • Toys, 637.
  • Tractors, 90, 154.
  • Tracy, Jos., on Fuel Developments, 192.
  • Trade. See Industry ; War and Trade.
  • Trade Bank, British, 686, 687, 688.
  • Trade marks, 485, 522.
  • Traffic (see Accidents).
  • Traffic, Board of Trade Report, 166.
  • Traffic control (see also Road Signs ; Speed limits), 58, 184.
  • Traffic, heavy (see also Roads, damage to), 426.
  • Traffic obstruction. See Obstruction.
  • Traffic statistics, 554.
  • Trailer, trial of a, 156.
  • Transmission (see also Gears; Gear Box s), 25, 40.
  • Transmission systems, 876, 894, 916, 932.
  • Transport, military (see Military).
  • Transvaal Auto. Club, 198.
  • Trials (see also Hill-climbs ; Tests), 156, 320.
  • Tungsten-Arc bulb, 135.
  • Tunis to Casablanca, 448.
  • Turkish Army, 60.
  • Turntable, 390.
  • Twelve-cylinder engines (see Engines).
  • Tyler Apparatus Co. (see Acme carburettor).
  • Tyre belt, 425.
  • Tyre, “Charlie Chaplin,” 872.
  • Tyre imports and exports, 17C. 223, 328, 353, 356.
  • Tyre mileage, 62, 82, 155.
  • Tyre repair, 655.
  • Tyre pressure gauge, 655.
  • Tyre pumps (see Pumps).
  • Tyres, Goodyear output, 934
  • Tyres in Austria (see Austria).
  • Tyres, prices of, 47, 445.
  • Tyres, size of, 83, 655.
  • Tyre tubes, 550.
  • UNION JACK CLUB, 772, 910.
  • United Motor Corporation, 698.
  • Universal joint design (Clayden), 768, 785.
  • Universal joints, 10, 82, 259, 549, 7S4.
  • WADDELL, W., t8.
  • Wainwright, Lt., A. F.., 392.
  • Wakefield, Sir C. C., 176, 252, 364, 418, 512, 581, .>184, 585, 639, 682, 817, 830.
  • Waldo, Dr., 851.
  • Wales, views in, 127, 163, 183 , 505, 509, 523. 527, 703-
  • Waller, W„ 716.
  • Walker universal joint, 549.
  • Walter differential, 478.
  • Waltham speedometer, 332.
  • War and trade (see Industry).
  • War, the motor vehicle in (see also Armoured Cars; Motor Transport), 151, 256, 280, 286, 532, 597, 754, 822, 858.
  • War casualties, 22, 40, 72, 76, 102, 118, 171, 194, 216, 223, 875, 893, 933.
  • War Honours (see also Mentioned in Despatches), 4, 50, 220, 392, 409, 598, 702, 754, 76o, 820.
  • War (leaders on), 39, 165, 256, 273, 474, 668, 741, 874, 889, 908, 912.
  • Warm hands in cold weather, 170.
  • Warr, G., 882. *
  • War Savings Committee, 128, 144, 146, 151, 182, 200, 219, 225, 362, 399, 416, 926.
  • Warwickshire, views in, 307, 311, 421, 7S3.
  • Wedgwood, Maj. J. C., 590.
  • Weed jack and tyre lock, 623.
  • Wells, Lce.-Corpl. F. R., 321.
  • Wells, H. G., 889.
  • Westerham, 831, 835, 833, 855.
  • Western carburettor, 427.
  • Westminster, Duke of, 216, 220, 301,457, 45°> 59°, 59®-
  • Wheel caliper, 657.
  • Wheels, detachable, 384, 443.
  • Wheels, front, 46.
  • Wheels, laminated wood, 767.
  • Wheels, pneumatic, 444, 840.
  • Wheels, wire, 496, 802.
  • Whistling nuisance (see Noises street).
  • White and Poppe, Ltd.,942.
  • Wibberley, F., 573.
  • Wilcox-Bennett carburettor, 427.
  • Willcox (W. H.) and Co., Ltd., 436.
  • Williams-Janney variable speed gear, 916, 932.
  • Willys, John T., 385, 446.
  • Willys-Overland Co., 533-
  • Willys-Overland repair works, 503.
  • Wilson, H. J., 680.
  • Winchelsea, 19, 379.
  • Whiter, motoring in, 386.
  • Winton car, 638.
  • Wire wheels (see Wheels).
  • Witteman universal joint, 549.
  • Wolseley Athletic Club, On.
  • Wolseley car, 14, 77, 140, 169, 217, 221, 275, 286, 336, 421, 439, 545, 553, 582, 665, 754, 77i, 785, 805, 867, 923-
  • Wolseley lorry, 35.
  • Wolseley Motors, Ltd., 270, 306.
  • Woman and the Motor car, 84.
  • Women and the war, 455, 526, 528, 861, 863.
  • Women conductors, 108, 190, 248, 492, 618, 790.
  • Women drivers, 17, 50, in, 216, 296, 315, 396, 420, 445, 446, 495, 504, 626, 734, 790, 875, 877, 904.
  • Women’s Res. Ambulance Corps, 333, 455, 634.
  • Women taxi-drivers, 60, 173, 225, 342, 410, 472, 754.
  • Woolner’s anti-freezing solution, 840.
  • Worcestershire, views in, 275, 545, 553, 665, 771, 783.
  • Workmen and the War (see also Munitions; Strikes), 489, 877.
  • Worm Gear and Worm Gear Mounting (Lanchester), 897, 918, 936.
  • Wounded soldiers, entertainment of, 54, i79» I9%, 202, 333, 361, 371, 384, 410, 477. 49°, 540, 546, 558* 567, 581, 584, 683, 693, 753, 755, 765, 772.
  • Wounded soldiers as motor drivers, 580, 588.
  • Wounded soldiers, workshop for, 719.

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