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Wheelbase: A Week at the Wheel

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Gordon Wilkins covers the 35th Monte Carlo Rally.

More than 200 crews struggle against sleet and snow for seven days to reach the sunshine of Monte Carlo.
Maxwell Boyd, Motoring Correspondent of The Sunday Times, and Michael Frostick describe on film what happens to the Wheelbase Rover 2000 on the long drive south, and with other competitors assess what it costs to win, or lose, this prestige rally of the year.
Directed and produced by Brian Robins in collaboration with Tele Monte Carlo
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Contributors

Presenter: Gordon Wilkins
Narrator: Maxwell Boyd
Narrator: Michael Frostick
Reporter: Barrie Gill
Reporter: Robin Richards
Directed and produced by: Brian Robins

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Wheelbase: A Week at the Wheel

BBC Two England, 21 January 1966 22.05






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