GC- Ari Vatanen's Black Beauty, the ultimate Escort.Quite simply the stuff that dreams are made of. Who needs supercars when this RS1800 was often referred to as being ‘undriveable’. Piloted by the rallying God that is Ari Vatanen, ‘Black Beauty’ was one of the final Works Mk2 Escorts and without doubt the most powerful – packing 10,000rpm and around 270 thoroughbred BDG horsepower. I’d like to build a replica and then revel in the glory.
A big victory for a small car: 50 years ago the classic Mini won the Monte Carlo Rally for the third time. Paddy Hopkirk made the one-off British small car a motor sport legend in January 1964 – Timo Mäkinen and Rauno Aaltonen repeated the triumph in 1965 and 1967. #MiniCooper #MonteCarlo
One of 24 built by Ford, 1986 RS200 Evolution heads to auc | Hemmings Daily
1986 Ford RS200 Evolution. Ford built 146 RS200 models before the FIA pulled the plug on Group B rallying, and of these, just 24 were converted by the factory i