VIDEO- Phoenix Park “Pre-War” Historic Race from 1979

March 22, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

This short clip was a bit of an add-on to the coverage of the Hawthorn Saloon and Formula Atlantic races in the Phoenix Park in 1979. Set to music, with no commentary, it includes an interesting interview with Wj “Bill” Summers at the end, explaining that his Maserati is the ex Tazio Nuvolari car! Watch out too for various Bugattis, Aston Martins, Bentleys and Tony Dowling’s ACJ Austin 7 Special . You can almost smell the Castrol R….

 

 


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