Range Rover Mk1 ‘British Leyland Rally Team Support Vehicle’    

OOM 643 R

Year: 1977
Make: Land Rover
Model: Range Rover

Event: Old Photod

In 1976, British Leyland launched their works rally team with the Triumph TR7.

Their debuted 2 cars on 6 May 1976 on the Welsh International Rally and were crewed by Tony Pond/Dave Richards (later Ari Vatanen’s co-driver and also head of Prodrive and Aston Martin) and Brian Culcheth/Johnstone Syer.

This Range Rover was used for their 1977 rally programme and if you look closely in the background, you’ll see a works Sherpa van and one of the TR7 rally cars !