Articles tagged Dave Richards

Page 30 of April 2006 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, April 2006

Marshall lore

DTV and Gerry Marshall were giants of 1970s British motorsport. Dave Richards looks back... From the outside, Dealer Team Vauxhall was a mixture of immaculate presentation, manufacturer tuning, product development.., and winning. But bald statistics can't begin to describe what the team did for racing in the '70s. It had fans flocking to witness Gerry Marshall at the wheel of the latest hot...

Page 102 of October 1980 archive issue thumbnail Page 102, October 1980


TONY Pond and Fred Gallagher won the Manx Rally on September 13th by nearly four minutes from second place crew, Ari Vatanen and Dave Richards (Ford RS). The Triumph TR7 V8 was pressed hard during the event by the 2.3-litre Vauxhall Chevette of Jimmy McRae and Mike Nicholson. Pond was fastest on twenty of the stages. Vatanen and McRae on nine each, but McRae would have been fastest on aggregate...

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Modern Times

By Simon Taylor Every Newspaper and Magazine I pick up seems to be telling me that 1998 is going to be the most completely new and different Grand Prix season anyone can remember. A fascinating and unpredictable prospect. A clean sheet of paper. A whole new ballgarne. Well, they say that every year. To b,e fair, each season does bring new driver/team pairings, intriguing new car/engine...

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Castle Coombe rallyday

July 22 Vatanen and Escort wow the Coombe crowds The annual Castle Combe rallyday drew the fans to see rally cars and stars from past and present with Ari Vatanen at centre stage A round 10,000 fans flocked to the annual Castle Combe Rallyday where the presence of Ari Vatanen made it a truly memorable occasion. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of his World Rally Championship win, the Finn...



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