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Victorious the MINI Monte Carlo Winners

In Mini, Motorsport, Speed by Jonathan Humphrey

“Although the Mini was only a little family saloon, technically it had a lot of advantages.”50 years ago the classic Mini won the Monte Carlo Rally for the first time. Paddy Hopkirk made the one-off British small car a motor sport legend in January 1964 – Timo Mäkinen and Rauno Aaltonen repeated the triumph in 1965 and 1967. This piece [...]
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Touring Car Legends on ITV4 Watch it

In Motorsport, Speed, Videos by Jonathan Humphrey

The series tells the inside story of the British Touring Car Championship from the first race on Boxing Day 1957 to the present day.The New Prime time documentary series Touring Car Legends, the new three-part documentary series by Gaucho Productions, Watch it on ITV4 at 8pm on Wednesday 5th February Touring Car Legends - the inside story of the British Touring Car [...]

National Motor Sport Week Gathers Speed

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National Motorsport Week taking place on 25 June- 3 July at a location near you. The week is an initiative from the Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) and the Motorsport Foundation. “National Motorsport week is a fantastic initiative.” Jenson Button MBE Amongst some of the top F1 and Rally Teams, some of the UK’s top motor sport venues will also be […]

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Anthony Reid – A Racer and a Gentleman

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I had the good fortune to bump into race driver Anthony Reid recently. The location – Bournemouth beach. I recognised Anthony and have to admit I was a little awe-struck. For anyone in the know he was at the upper echelons of the BTCC during its heyday; racing Nissan Primeras, Ford Mondeos and MG ZRs. He was runner-up twice – […]