Monte Carlo Historique - 2015 Braehead Display
Photos - Andy Thomlinson (Sunbeam), Ranald White (Rover)
selection of cars that will be starting on Wednesday 28th January as
part of the Monte Carlo Historique departure from Paisley, were on
display at the Braehead Shopping centre on Saturday and Sunday 24 and
pride of place was Car Zero, the 1961 Austin Healey Sprite of Douglas
Anderson, which will lead off the starters on their way to Monte
Carlo. Douglas will also head to Monte though not over the full
route of the Historique cars. He should be there in time to greet their
Joining the Sprite on the display for the Saturday was
James Meggat's Chrysler Sunbeam, a product of the nearby Linwood
factory. James will be joining the Heritage tour to the borders and
with all those lights should not get lost.
Sunday Ranald White brought his Rover 2000TC, having completed the
final preparation checks. Ranald will be one of the seven historique
starters doing the 'Full 'Monte', over the alps to Monaco.
Visitors to the centre called by to see the cars, crews and to find out more about the big day on Wednesday 28th.