Stamps on Monte-Carlo Car Rally -Monaco 1986

Stamps on Monte-Carlo Car Rally -Monaco 1986

Monte Carlo Car Rally is a Car Rally organised by Monaco Automobile Club. It was started in 1911 and won by Henri Rougier in a Turcat-Mery 25 hp. Monaco issued a stamp on 22 May 1986 to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of Monte-Carlo Car Rally. It features Henri Rougier & Turcat-Mery. 130,110 stamps were printed.

MONACO MONTE CARLO RALLY
MONACO 1986- 75th ANNIVERSARY MONTE CARLO RALLY – HENRI ROUGIER AND TURCAT-MERY
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Stamps on Racing Drivers -Argentina 1991

Stamps on Racing Drivers -Argentina 1991

Argentina issued a miniature sheet with four stamps to mark the Espamer 91 Stamp exhibition – Spain & Latin American Philatelic exhibition. The Miniature sheet was issued on 04 May 1991. The theme of the sheet was Racing Drivers. The Car racing drivers featured on stamps are

Juan Manuel Fangio (1911-1995)  was an Argentine racing car driver who was also nicknamed “The Master”. He dominated the first-decade formula 1 and won Five World  Drivers Championship titles. He is the only Argentine to have won Argentina Grand Prix -he won it four times.

Juan Manuel Bordeau (1934-1990)- A protege of Juan Manuel Fangio, he was an Argentine racing driver. Due to an accident could not take part in Formula 1 Racing.

Carlos Alberto Reutemann (born 1942) – He is a former Formula 1 racing driver from Argentina. He won 12 Formula 1 Grand Prix races between 1972 and 1982 with six Poles. Now a Politician.

Oscar & Juan Galvez- Argentine racing car drivers and brothers on whose names the Buenos Aires Motor racing Circuit is named.

MS ARGENTINA CAR RACING
MS ARGENTINA CAR RACING 1991

Stamps on Polish Cars – 25th Anniversary FSO Car Factory Warsaw – 1976

Stamps on Polish Cars – 25th Anniversary FSO Car Factory Warsaw – 1976

Poland issued four stamps on Cars to commemorate 25th Anniversary of FSO Car Factory Warsaw. The Models featured on stamps are.

1 zl – Warszawa M20

1.50 zl- Warszawa  223

2 zl – Syrena 104

4.90 zl – Polski Fiat 125

Two FDC’s are Listed.

FDC POLAND CARS 1976
FDC POLAND CARS 1976
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FDC POLAND CARS 1976

Stamps on Malaysian National Car – Proton Saga -1985

Stamps on Malaysian National Car – Proton Saga -1985

Malaysia issued a set of three stamps 09 Jul 1985 on Proton Saga car which was Malaysian National Car.

MALAYSIA PROTON CARS
STAMPS ON ON PROTON SAGA CARS -MALAYSIA 1985

Stamps on Malaysian made motor vehicles – 2001

Stamps on Malaysian made motor vehicles – 2001

Malaysia issued a set of  10 stamps on Malaysian made motor vehicles on 09 July 2001. The models are

1995 Perodua Kancil         1995 Perodua Rusa         1997 Proton Putra

1999 Inokom Permas        2000 Perodua KENARI    2000 Proton WAJA

MALAYSIA CARS
STAMPS ON MALAYSIAN CARS -2001

 

Stamps on Motor Sports in Isle of Man -1988

Stamps on Motor Sports in Isle of Man -1988

A set of Four stamps on Motor sports in Isle of Man was issued on 10 Feb 1988. The first motor sport trials were held in 1904 in Isle of Man.1988 marks the 25th anniversary of Manx International Rally.

The details are

13p – Vauxhall Opel & Russel Brookes – The first Manx Rally was held in 1963. Russel Brookes of Britain won Manx rally in 1979 & 1985.

26p – Ford Escort & Ari Vatanen – Manx Rally gained international status and in 1976 ace Finnish Driver Ari Vatanen won the Manx rally and he later went on to become World Champion.

31p – Repco March 761 & Terry Smith – The hill Climb race on TT course is an annual event since 1973. Terry Smith from Avon set a record of 61.35 seconds in 1980 features on the stamp.

34p –Williams Honda & Nigel Mansell – Nigel Mansell British Formula I driver made Isle of  Man his second home. He won the 1985 and 1987 British Formula I Grand Prix with the Williams Honda team and nine Grand Prix wins and Constructors Championships for Williams Honda in 1986 was highlight of  Mansell’s career.

FDC IOM MOTOR SPORTS 1988
FDC IOM MOTOR SPORTS 1988

 

International Motor Show Germany – Special Cover 1981.

International Motor Show Germany – Special Cover 1981.

The International Motor Show Germany or International Motor Show known in German as Internationale Automobil Ausstellung (IAA- International Automobile Exhibition) is the World’s  largest Motor show. It is held annually with Passenger vehicles including some motorcycles being displayed in odd numbered years in Frankfurt am main and commercial vehicles in even numbered years in Hanover.Till 1991 it was held only in Frankfurt. The First show was held in Bristol Hotel Berlin in 1897 with eight motor vehicles on display. It is organised by VDA(Association of German Automotive Industry)

A Special cover was released on 17 Sep 1981 for the 1981 edition of Motor show. A Berlin miniature sheet of 1971 issued to mark 50th Anniversary Avus Car race has been used for the special cover.The cover also shows Flags of some participating countries.

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INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW GERMANY 1981 -SPECIAL COVER