• Short Summary

    The sixth annual bandama rally ended in the Ivory Coast capital, Abidjan, on Monday (30 December) with the final victory going to the Finnish driver, Time Makinen.

  • Description

    The sixth annual bandama rally ended in the Ivory Coast capital, Abidjan, on Monday (30 December) with the final victory going to the Finnish driver, Time Makinen. The Finn and his British co-driver Henry Liddon were in a Peugeot 504.

    Second place went to the French team of Guy Chasseuil and Jacques Jambert, driving a Datsun 1808.

    The Flying Finns.. Makinen and fellow countryman Hannu Mikkola... dominated the early stages of the race, which covered 5000 kilometres (3107 miles). However, Mikkola's Peugeot developed gearbox trouble in the third stage of the rally and he withdraw. The Finh wasn't alone, fewer than half the 50 entrants finished the three-day event.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA2GHCCK552GRGBVS5F0V2KVS0
    Media URN:
    VLVAA2GHCCK552GRGBVS5F0V2KVS0
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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