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Ford Celebrated Falcon Performance At The 1963 Monte Carlo Rally

Earlier this week I posted on this website that I had acquired the rally plate that was on the 1963 Ford Falcon driven by Bo Ljungfeldt that took part in the 1963 Monte Carlo Rally.  Since then I have been … Continue reading

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1963 Monte Carlo Rally Plate From Bo Ljungfeldt’s Ford Falcon

This week I took delivery of a 1963 Monte Carlo Rally plate that I recently purchased.  The plate is the actual rally plate that was on the hood of the 1963 Ford Falcon Sprint that was entered by the Ford … Continue reading

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LeJog Rally End Point Is At John O’Groats

The upcoming LeJog car rally will start at the extreme southwest corner of England and end at the extreme northern point of Scotland’s main land mass.  At the northern tip of the Scotland land mass is the small town of … Continue reading

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Older Book About The Monte Carlo Rally

I am interested in the history of the Monte Carlo Rally.  Therefore I was pleased to acquire a copy of  Michael Frostick’s book “A History Of The Monte Carlo Rally”.  For me, the interesting thing about this book is that … Continue reading

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60th Anniversary Of Jaguar’s 1956 Monte Carlo Win

The year is the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Monte Carlo Rally by Ronnie Adams in a Jaguar.  I keep in touch with Kenneth Adams of Connecticut who is the son of Ronnie Adams.  Kenneth has forwarded to me over … Continue reading

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A Ford Zephyr Won The 1953 Monte Carlo Rally

I recently got a book about Maurice Gatsonides, “Gatso, The Never Ending Race”, who is generally regarded as the first professional rally driver.  I won’t go into all of his accomplishments, but one major accomplishment was his win the 1953 … Continue reading

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Before There Was The Mustang, There Was The Falcon

My town, Franklin, MA, has a very enjoyable annual July 4th celebration.  Many people from the surrounding towns come to Franklin every year to take part in the celebration.  In the parade this year was a 1963 Ford Falcon convertible … Continue reading

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