Articles tagged Pierre Thimonier

Page 67 of June 1986 archive issue thumbnail Page 67, June 1986

Rally Review - Corsica

Tragedy repeated in Corsica For the second year in succession tragedy has struck the Lancia team whilst competing in the Tour of Corsica. Last year Italian driver Attilio Bettega was killed when his Lancia Rally ditched and hit a tree. This year popular Finnish driver Henri Toivonen and his American-born Italian co-driver Sergio Cresto both died in a terrible accident when their Lancia Delta S4...

Page 32 of June 1985 archive issue thumbnail Page 32, June 1985

Rally review: Tour of Corsica

Four years have passed since Jean Ragnotti won the Monte-Carlo Rally in a Renault 5 Turbo, generating all manner of speculation on whether there would be a return of the small car era. Were the days of the sixties about to be repeated, with a French car taking the place of the eminently successful Abingdon Mini? They were not, of course; four-wheeldrive soon took over, coupled with higher and...

Page 64 of September 2002 archive issue thumbnail Page 64, September 2002


THINK RENAULT RALLY CARS AND YOU THINKJEAN RAGNOTTL BUT THERE'S MUCH MORE TO HIS CAREER THAN THAT HE'S SHONE IN RACING AND RALLYCROSS FOR THE REGIE, BEATEN DID/ER PIRONI AND RENE ean Ragriotti's versatility and skill have been demonstrated over a period of 30 years in a wide range of cars and disciplines. He has raced single-seaters for three or four seasons, competed at Le Mans seven times (...


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



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