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The First Ladies International Racing Team

Photos of the F.L.I.R.T. girls, sisters Jackie Bond-Smith (above left) and Joey Cook (top left and centre) testing at Castle Combe - watch the video (© Brtitish Pathé).

The last photo shows Joey Cook’s car no. 20 in the paddock at the Nürburgring 500km race on 3rd September 1967. Cook failed to finish but Jackie Bond-Smith in a similar car (no. 21) came in 21st. (Klaus Tweddell). The other member of the team was Jacqui Smith.

HHU 34D took part in the 1967 Le Mans 24 Hours race and in the Kyalami 9 Hours in November 1967 and 1968. It has now been restored and resides in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.

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