Ford Sierra RS500, Bathurst 1988

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Ford Sierra RS500, Bathurst 1988

The 1988 Tooheys 1000 was a 1000 km endurance motor race for Group A Touring Cars. It was held on 2 October 1988 at the Mount Panorama Circuit just outside Bathurst in New South Wales, Australia. The race was the opening round of the 1988 Asia-Pacific Touring Car Championship and was the 29th running of the ?Bathurst 1000?. Tony Longhurst and Tomas Mezera where driving their Benson & Hedges Racing Ford Sierra RS500 and qualified in 3rd position. The 1988 race was the only race in the history of the Bathurst 1000 to have commenced with a rolling start and that seemed to be a good omen for Longhurst and Mezera as they took first place, It was the first victory in the Bathurst 1000 for a turbocharged vehicle, and the first victory by a four-cylinder car since Bob Holden and Rauno Aaltonen won in a Morris Cooper S in 1966.

 

C3868

 


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  • Model: SCXT3868
  • Shipping Weight: 1.575kgs
  • Manufactured by: Scalextric

This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 17 May, 2017.

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