From The Montreal Gazette on this day in 1936:
British Motorists Coming
New York, May 6 - AP - At least 2,000 Britons will see North America this summer in their own automobiles, according to Graham Lyon, a member of the special rally committee of the Junior Car Club of England.
Lyon debarked today from the liner Berengaria, and said that the first contingent of British motorists would arrive with their cars on the Queen Mary's maiden trip. After a motor tour of the United States, with stops at Washington and Detroit the group is to embark for home at Montreal.