Let The Train Take The Strain!
Classic Car Weekly|October 4,2017

Riley-driving Brits take an unexpected victory in this exciting new French event

A Cadillac’s last-minute retirement from this new event – which follows the tyre tracks of Woolf Barnato’s Bentley across France – meant that two Brits in a Riley snatched overall victory.

Richard and Tom Jeffcoate took the lead in their 1938 Riley 16/4 Special after the American entrant, driven by James Gately and Tony Brooks, destroyed one of its wheel bearings in the final regularity stage.

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