Past Wyedean Rally winner Dave Jenkins talks about the Mk2 Ford Escort, made from 1975 to 1980, and its enduring legacy in rallying.
The video coincides with the first Escort Dave Jenkins Motorsport has built, which took a humble one-time economy car and turned it into a performance machine with a price tag of more than £100,000.
Building The Beast - Andy Burton interview
Is this HD? Well this is the closest we have to it...With Andy Burton
looking set to win the BTRDA championship in the last year that his Peugeot
Cosworth is legal to use, it seemed a shame to have our 2008 interview with
him up in such poor quality!
Wyedean Rally 2011 highlights & Andy Burton interview
A few shots from the 2011 Wyedean Forest Rally which saw Andy Burton coast
to victory for an amazing sixth time.
Footage was taken at Serridge 1, Speech House, Serridge 2 and Sallowvallets
- there is an interview with Andy Burton at the end.
This video is not intended to be Exhaustive so apologies if your car didn't make
it in. All of our footage is going to MC Video who are producing the
official DVD of the event, which is due mid-March. If you are local you can
pick up a copy at The Forester offices in High Street, Cinderford.
For our post-event write up visit:
Ford Escort Mk II and Mikko Hirvonen
this is classic rally car. in that old days rallying was: doors on front.
sideways. yes it is shame that modern WRC hasnt RWD cars. i read that once
on the champ, legend driver François Delecou, want to drive in his
Porsche and HQ of that champ, didnt know where that car put, which class.
hes talking about http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LRvcobW-LN4&feature=fvw
Racing Legends: Colin Mcrae
Olympic hero Sir Chris Hoy tells the story of Britain's first-ever World
Rally Champion, Colin McRae. Along with Colin's father, Jimmy, himself a
five-time British Rally Champion, Sir Chris visits the scenes of Colin's
greatest rally driving triumphs.
From exploring Colin's roots as a Scottish trials bikes champ to driving
the route of the Dakar rally over the dunes of the Sahara desert, Sir Chris
will re-live McRae's career and be trained to drive sideways by another big
fan - American Rally Superstar Ken Block. Sir Hoy's final challenge will be
to swap his push bike for a monster Subaru Impreza world rally car on a
rough and ready stage of the RAC Rally, the home of Colin's famous 1995
DC SHOES: BLOCK & ATKINSON, RWD PRACTICE
Heres DCs Ken Block having a bit of fun in a rear wheel drive Ford
Escort at the Team ONeal School with fellow rally driver Chris Atkinson.
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