Ahoy! What a great little film! What the video’s resolution quality lacks is more than compensated for by the excellent music and plummy narration. Follow Ford’s Fairey-engined boats in their first ever round-Britain boat race. Drivers Roger Clarke and Timo Makinen get into the action, as do the RNLI and a bunch of lads called the psychedelic surfers. Ride the white horses here;


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Rich Duisberg

Rich's drivel regularly appears in Practical Performance Car and GT Porsche magazines. He has also written for Classic & Sportscar, MogMag, Classic Performance and Retro, Banzai, Evo, and Modern Mini. He also did a book no-one bought. His hungover fizzog also often appears on CBS’s Carfection channel enthusing about historic motoring. Le Mans winner Derek Bell once refused to get in Rich's Morgan Three Wheeler with him at the wheel. Currently amongst the detritus in his garage is a 1972 Fiat 500 Abarth, a fat BMW and a Lotus Elise. Previous machinery includes a Porsche 968, an Alfa GTV V6 and a dreadful Sinclair C5. He also owns a vintage Royal Enfield pushbike.

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