Paddy Hopkirk Story: A Dash of the Irish
  • Paddy Hopkirk Story: A Dash of the Irish
  • Paddy Hopkirk Story: A Dash of the Irish

Paddy Hopkirk Story: A Dash of the Irish

by Bill Price, Paddy Hopkirk
     
 

Paddy Hopkirk, winner of the 1964 Monte Carlo Rally, is one of Britain's best-known rally drivers and made the motorsport big time in Mini Coopers. A disarmingly modest man, Paddy originally approached BMC with the plea, I do want to drive cars which are capable of winning rallies outright, even if I'm not.

From winning at a1955 St Patrick's Day Trial in a VW

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Overview

Paddy Hopkirk, winner of the 1964 Monte Carlo Rally, is one of Britain's best-known rally drivers and made the motorsport big time in Mini Coopers. A disarmingly modest man, Paddy originally approached BMC with the plea, I do want to drive cars which are capable of winning rallies outright, even if I'm not.

From winning at a1955 St Patrick's Day Trial in a VW Beetle to the 1990 Pirelli Classic Marathon won in a Mini Cooper S, his glittering career is described in all its glory, with lots of tales of amusing escapades along the way.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844251100
Publisher:
Haynes Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
09/14/2005
Edition description:
First
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 10.63(h) x 0.50(d)

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