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#1 swiftruss

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Posted 10 October 2020 - 03:30 PM

Top Gear coverage of The British Motor Show 1990

Features a Radio Times competition to promote the re-launch of the Cooper model after 20 years of absence.

The Mini Cooper footage starts at 29mins.30secs

Features Mini RSP models

Presenter - Noel Edmonds

1990 British Motor Show Sunday(longer) Programme (BBC - Top Gear)

 



#2 MikeRotherham

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Posted 11 October 2020 - 07:53 AM

Are you Paul Russell Swift stunt driver extraordinaire? The bloke driving the car?


Edited by MikeRotherham, 11 October 2020 - 07:54 AM.


#3 Wise Old Elf

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Posted 11 October 2020 - 06:32 PM

I didn’t know Noel Edmunds could drive like that.

#4 Shep76S

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Posted 11 October 2020 - 07:44 PM

Hi Russ, my wife still has fond memories of being a passenger in your car at Brands Hatch a few years ago.

#5 MikeRotherham

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Posted 12 October 2020 - 06:46 AM

Top Gear coverage of The British Motor Show 1990

Features a Radio Times competition to promote the re-launch of the Cooper model after 20 years of absence.

The Mini Cooper footage starts at 29mins.30secs

Features Mini RSP models

Presenter - Noel Edmonds

1990 British Motor Show Sunday(longer) Programme (BBC - Top Gear)

Was the Mini Cooper modified in any way to be able to do the stunts or was it bog standard?



#6 Ethel

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Posted 12 October 2020 - 12:40 PM

I didn’t know Noel Edmunds could drive like that.

I didn't know Alan Partridge had a beard.






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