Aeroplane Monthly 1976-06
B.Gunston - The Napier-Heston Racer
A view which emphasises the compact engine installation.
A rear view which portrays the radiator exhaust duct outlet in front of the rudder.
G-AFOK unmarked and awaiting wheel doors.
Complete and ready to fly.
Salient design features of the Racer were the sharply-raked main undercarriage legs, faired tailskid, low canopy and ventral radiator intake.
The clean design and wide-track undercarriage are well illustrated.
Heston Type 5 'Napier' Racer