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Women’s Motor Rally 1939


Patrick Ging has sent this link


With reference to the recent article in the Standard Car Review from Bard Nielson on the Standard Flying Eight Tourer ... and at the end of this there was a photo of Miss Mayret in her Tourer at the end of the Paris to St Raphael Ladies Race 1939.


Here is a link to the WOMEN'S MOTOR RALLY on British Pathe © -  Where footage of Miss Mayret's Standard Flying Eight can be seen in the early frames. (Not very flattering to women drivers though) the Standard Tourer is the last car in the line.


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