John Taylor - Driver Profile

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John Taylor Career Summary

John Taylor is a Ford figure of a mix difficult to keep track of. Manager of the Ford Boreham team in the Escort days, but also running private Escorts through his own dealership "Haynes of Maidstone". In fact, while works team manager, he also was a driver, but only driving the Haynes of Maidstone private cars. Haynes of Maidstone however also helped other talents into Escorts.

John Taylor Career Statistics


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Rally Honour Roll

Year Class Place Driver
1979 WRC Open 66th. John. Taylor (6pts)

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Career Results :

Pos Event Co-Driver # Vehicle Rego
6th. 1979 WRC Rally of Great Britain P. Short #18 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN]
7th. 1978 WRC Rally of Great Britain P. Short #23 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN]
29th. 1974 WRC Rally of Great Britain . UNKNOWN #55 Ford Escort (Mk1)  [UNKNOWN]

Career Retirements :

Pos Event Co-Driver # Vehicle Rego Reason
Ret. 1981 WRC Bandama Rallye J. Spiller #15 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN] SS1 withdrawn after start to use for flying service
Ret. 1977 WRC Rally of Great Britain P. Short #28 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN] SS58 distributer
Ret. 1976 WRC Rally of Great Britain . UNKNOWN #29 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN] SS99 ?
Ret. 1975 WRC Rally of Great Britain M. Broad #39 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN] SS99 ?

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