Vive La Difference! 1962 Ford Consul Cortina Mk1
The revolutionary Ford Consul Cortina was launched in 1962, and was an
immediate success. This film was made to show potential purchasers how
versatile it was, and how Ford had gone to great lengths to research it
ahead of producing this exciting new family car.
Mike Sweeney presents 'Cortina Special' where he takes a look into the
history of the Ford Cortina and speaks to many enthusiasts!
With guests Graham Robson, Stephen J Vokins, Harry Calton, Tom Malcom,
Maurice Bennett, Andy Middlehurst, Dave Eastwood, Andy Childs, Darren Seed,
Carol Seed, Stuart Hughes.
Originally aired on Men and Motors TV channel in 2003
HRDC TC63 mk1 Cortina GT racing vs mk2 jags and Warwick GT
The Inaugural HRDC TC63 race at Snetterton, for Appendix J series
production touring cars from 1960-1963. If this race is anything to go by
the series should take off beautifully next season . . . . watch this
space. WE can't wait.
a broken alternator pulley spoilt our race, a podium was on the cards we
reckon. For those unawares, the lead yellow car is a Warwick GT ( Peerless
with a Buick V8) and behind us where Mercedes, Alfa's, Ovlov, Anglia and
other family favourites, next season promises a fleet of minis, Anglias and
even a Studebaker. Ding dong, bring it on!
Ford Lotus Cortina - Fifth Gear Legends
Graham gets behind the wheel of a sixties icon as he tells the story of the
Ford Lotus Cortina and explains why it's one of our favourite fast saloon
cars of all time.