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Paddy Hopkirk and The Mini That Won The Monte Carlo Rally

They said that ‘it couldn’t be done’ – the little, economical car winning on one of the most difficult rally courses in the world. But it was done – 55 years ago, Paddy Hopkirk piloted his modified Mini Cooper through the slutch and snow of...

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Against All Odds: Paddy Hopkirk In A Mini Cooper Wins The Monte Carlo Rally, 55 Years On

One of the reasons why many of us enjoy watching sport, no matter the type, is that it sometimes throws up great stories that provide us with memories that last a lifetime. They may even perhaps inspire us to take up something – Paddy Hopkirk...

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Kissing the Blarney Stone with Paddy Hopkirk – MotorWerks Magazine

I think the word legend tends to get overused these days, it may be because of social media and how easy it is for people all round the world to acknowledge even mediocre accomplishments. But one gentleman who deservedly can claim the title of ‘living...

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140 Miles with Rallying Legends, 115 cars, 300 Smiles and two happy Charities

That just about sums up Titanic Déjà Vu Ulster 2018 where Walter Rohrl and Paddy Hopkirk led a cavalcade of 115 cars through the Antrim stages. 300 guests smiled at the gala dinner in Titanic Belfast and listened in awe to what a twice World...

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