Excellent article from Steve’s Blog
People who might have looked at this website before possibly have seen my interest in one of the first major car rallies held in the USA. This was the Great America Mountain Rally that was first held in November 1953. For more information on this rally please take a look at the post that I made about the Great American Mountain Rally on January 7, 2015.
One of the things that made this rally famous was the participation of the Rootes Works Factory Team which featured Sheila Van Damm as their most well-known rally driver. Following the 1953 running of this rally, Van Damm, had her personal account of the rally published in the December 18, 1953 edition of the major British motoring magazine, “Autosport”.
I had not been able to obtain a copy of this account until today. My partner in the upcoming recce run for the 2018 Trans…
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