Articles tagged Ian Cooper

Page 68 of December 2005 archive issue thumbnail Page 68, December 2005

The Heat they wouldn't Hire

Russell Brookes was a talent ripe for the top level of international rallying, so why was he overlooked? He talks to John Davenport Not too many British rally drivers can claim that their name qualifies under the definition of 'household', but Russell Brookes is certainly one of them. But although he was celebrated in his home country, his international career never took off as it should have...

Page 28 of January 1973 archive issue thumbnail Page 28, January 1973

One Man's Rally

The Assistant Editor finds himself in the hot seat on the RAC Two years ago a friend persuaded me to join him in spectating on sonic of the special stages of the RAC Rally. As a dyed-in-the-wool racing enthusiast, who hardly gave rallying a second thought, I wasn't too keen on the idea hut I thought perhaps I should widen my horizons a little. As I stood in deep snow somewhere in a remote...

Page 46 of January 1969 archive issue thumbnail Page 46, January 1969

Rally Review

R.A.C. Rally of Great Britain January is usually the month in which this page looks back upon the R.A.C. Rally and, despite the overshadowing influence of the London-Sydney Marathon, that is precisely what it intends to do. The first thing to remember about the R.A.C. Rally is the fact that it was really two rallies in one, an artificial division having been created in order to get through a...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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