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Canadian Shell 4000 Winner Reg Hillary Passes

I was informed today that long time Canadian rally driver Reg Hillary passed away on Tuesday, December 4th in his 98th year after a life well lived. The following post is based on a story by John R. Wright on December … Continue reading

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More Photos From The Triumph Works Team At The 1964 Shell 4000 Rally

As  a followup to my recent post about the Triumph TR4 works rally cars in the 1964 Shell 4000 rally, Ed Homsey, who was the navigator in Car #131 (more widely known in the Triumph world as 6VC), sent me … Continue reading

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A Shell 4000 Triumph TR4 Works Rally Car

This past week I was quite pleased to get a message from Ed Homsey who participated in the 1964 Shell 4000 Rally as the navigator in one of the three Triumph Works Team TR4 cars that were entered.  Ed also … Continue reading

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Shell 4000 Rally Rambler American Development Car

Recently there was a 1968 Rambler American car on the market on the Bring-A-Trailer website.  This was a special car as it was a development car that was used by American Motors Corporation as a mule to develop three rally … Continue reading

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Great Shell 4000 Rally Website!

Further to my post yesterday about Dave Clark looking for participants in the Shell 4000 rally, I would be remiss not to mention a website that has a tremendous amount of information about Shell 4000 rally.  Even if you are … Continue reading

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Looking For Information/Stories About The Shell 4000 Rally

This week I had a request for assistance from a writer, Dave S. Clark of TravelDriveRace.com.  Dave is reaching out to the rally community for help with a project he is calling Canada 5000. The Canada 5000 project is part … Continue reading

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Barracuda Wins The 1968 Shell 4000 Rally

This morning in order to respond to a request from a reader, I was looking through some 1968 issues of the now-defunct Canada Track & Traffic magazine.  While doing that I came across an article in the July 1968 issue … Continue reading

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