Race Retro 2019 – Report Pt. Two
|Part Two – Rally Cars and Vintage Racers
In Part One I shared with you some photos I took of Current Era cars, used for various forms of racing, that were on show at the Race Retro show 2019.
Now I want to share with you some photos that I took of the many Rally Cars and Vintage Racers that were on display –
Talbot Sunbeam Lotus – The 1980 RAC Rally winning car driven by Henri Toivonen with navigator Paul White. A Talbot Sunbeam Lotus won the 1981 World Rally Championship.
Peugeot 205 T16 Group B, winner of the World Rally Championship in 1985 and 86
Ford RS 200 Group B
Lancia Delta HF Integrale
Subaru Impreza STi WRC
Austin 1800 “Landcrab” that nearly was a 1970 World Cup Rally Car. Built by BMC Special Tuning Department.
Hillman Imp Ex Works Rally car (Hall of Fame)
Opel Manta 400 – Russell Brooks won the 1985 British Rally Championship in one of these.
MG Metro 6R4 Group B
Riley Ulster Imp one of the successful Riley Team cars in the 1934 Le Mans race later bought as a 21st Birthday present for Mike Hawthorn (Hall of Fame)
1932 Aston Martin Works Car (Hall of Fame)
1925 Bentley 3litre Le Mans entry (Hall of Fame)
1927 Bentley 4 1/2 Litre (Hall of Fame)
1928 Bentley 4 1/2 Litre (Hall of Fame)
1935 Aston Martin Ulster one of only 24 built (Hall of Fame)
Buggati Type 35B
So that’s it from the 2019 Race Retro. I hope that you enjoyed looking at the photos as much as I did being there to take them.