Alpine Trial

The winning Jaguar XK 120 in the 1950 Alpine Rally

Alpine Trial - Jaguar XK120 motorsport art print by Graham TurnerAlpine Trial © Graham Turner
Description
The small motorsport art print ‘Alpine Trial’ by Graham Turner shows Ian and Pat Appleyard storming up the Galibier pass in their Jaguar XK 120 to win the 1950 Alpine Rally. Competitors who finished the event unpenalized, meeting all the target times, were awarded the Coupe des Alpes (Alpine Cup). Those who managed three such feats in a row, were awarded the Coupe d'Or (Gold Cup). Ian and Pat Appleyard were the first team to achieve this in 1952.

The Galibier pass is a mountain pass in the southern region of the French Dauphiné Alps. The highest point of the road at that time was at an altitude of 2658 m.

Open Edition
Der Motorsport Kunstdruck '1963 Le Mans' von Graham Turner zeigt den Ferrari 250P von Scarfiotti und Bandini in Le Mans 1963.
Image Height ca.
23
cm
Overall Height ca.
30
cm
Overall Width ca.
39
cm
Image Width ca.
33
cm