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Alexander Engineering Images
A Collection of original photographs of Alexander Engineering

Fred Hillyer.

RAF Halton trained, became

Alexander Engineering's

chief mechanic.

Fred Hillyer, works on the business

end of EKX 210 B.

(L to R Bernard Tyrrell, Chris Middle(ton),

Fred Hillyer)

Last minute problems & solutions.

A superb view of EKX imediately

before the off.

The tall gentleman leaning in to the

car is Alexander MD Michael

'Alexander' Christie and the driver,

Tony Lanfranchi.

"thats right, you start it with that key",

everyones an expert nowadays!

And they are off!

EKX shows the competition the way.

The pits at Brands Hatch in a 6 hour

saloon car race, circa 1963.

The driver alighting was Elizabeth Jones, she handed the drive over to Timo Makinen. At the front is Anthony Howlett at the rear of the car, was someone called Gary he was unfortunately killed in a motor accident, and the guy to the  back (wearing the hat is Gerry Bristow) I can just be seen behind the pit wall

BCR during the same event

Another great shot of Tony Lanfranchi

at speed in EKX 210 B

NEG: 106639 An official BMC image

taken of Mick Clare at the start of a race

at Silverstone in 1964.

Mick Clare standing by his Alexander

sponsored Mini Cooper, sporting

his number plate MC 58

In 1964 Mick Clare suffered a serious

accident at Aintree during a race

Mick survived this very serious accident,

but it more or less finished

his racing career.

Tony Lanfranchi takes a

Broadspeed Anglia Snetterton 1966

Harry Ratcliffe

(BRT) Takes them both.

A very rare colour picture of Liz Jones's

1275 Cooper S. This car was actually

the well known EKX

Another rare shot of an Alexander

liveried Landrover towing

2 Alex supported cars.