1929 Essex MC 6 Hour Race

1929 Essex MC 6 Hour Race, Frank King
Photo reference: 
Autocar Glass Plate B2178


The 3-litre Lagonda driven by Frank King.

It is perhaps worth recording that this race was not actually run by the Essex Motor Club in 1929, as the club had been disbanded earlier in the year. Essex MC had started the series of 6-hour races in 1927, and as the formula proved popular, the BARC decided to continue with the event in 1929.