WRITTEN BY STEVE JACKSON
RECOLLECTIONS OF THE ISLE OF MAN INTERNATIONAL SCOOTER RALLY
A complete history of the event including competitor’s and organizer’s personal experiences, the controversies and difficulties experienced by the Rally Committee in what became a remarkable 20-year chapter in the history of Scootering Sport. Events included Endurance and Navigational trials, Hill Climbs, Scrambling, Gymkhana Competitions, Circuit and Closed Road Racing, Assembly Rallies and Sand Racing.
A unique history detailing the biggest closed-road and competitive scootering event, which drew crowds and competitors from around the World.
In-depth coverage of the Rally and the organisation behind one of the most spectacular chapters in Manx automotive history.
Contains interviews with organisers and competitors, press and amateur photographs from multiple sources, and images from official programmes, entry cards and route maps.
1957 : James Cain and the Manx National Scooter Rally
1958 : First Isle of Man International Motor Scooter Rally
1959 : Isle of Man Scooter Club
1960 : Roads closed
1961 : Manx One-Two for the Premier Awards
1962 : The Manx 400 and Scoot to Scotland
1963 : Storm warning
1964 : From behind the iron curtain
1965 : For the record
1966 : Wipeout
1967 : Night trial and the Ramsey sprint
1968 : Club d’Italia
1969 : King of the hill
1970 : Rally in peril
1971 : Port Soderick hill climb
1972 : The fast men of Ballaugh
1973 : Druidale record smashed
1974 : Bring on the bikes
1975 : September rally
1976 : End of the road
1980 : Outlawed
The book is new, soft cover, 128 pages, English text.
ISBN : 978-1-845846-48-0