paddy hopkirk

Paddy Hopkirk Awarded MBE

Cara Jackson - 12/07/2016

As we entered 2016, we were overjoyed by the news that our good friend & Mini legend, Paddy Hopkirk had made the new years honour list. It has now been confirmed that Paddy will be awarded his MBE on Tuesday the 12th of July, which has been granted in celebration of Paddy’s lifetime achievements and dedication to motoring. Paddy’s 1964 success on the challenging stages …

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Paddy Hopkirk Gala – Monte Carlo Victory Golden Jubilee

Dan Anderson - 08/03/2013

Belfast native Patrick Barron “Paddy” Hopkirk is one of Northern Ireland’s most successful sportsmen thanks to his illustrious rallying career. Paddy was a professional racing and rally driver in the sixties and seventies. He has tasted success in many motorsport events worldwide, the most notable victory being the winner of the 1964 Monte Carlo Rally in a Mini Cooper. He is unquestionably Irelands greatest ever Rally …

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