1975 Chadstone Chrysler Hunter Safari

The Chadstone Chrysler Safari was held on November 8.

VRC Round 7 – 1975 COCV Hunter Safari

The Chadstone Chrysler Safari was the final round of the 1975 VRC and was held in the forests north of Warragul. The Chrysler Owners Club hosted the 350km event and it was directed by Mike Prendergast who was assisted by Robert Knight.

Bond / Richards, having tied up the Championship in the previous rally, were the early leaders until Davis / Haas put up a number of quick times and hit the lead, which they held comfortably to the finish.

In second place were “ The Phils “, Bernadou and Rainer in their Datsun 1600. Second to seventh places were extremely close, being covered by just three points.

Racing Car News report.

Phil Bernadou & Phil Rainer
Gil Davis and Peter Haas in action on the 75 Experts (Bruce Keys)

Results and entry list

1Gil DavisPeter HaasDatsun 1600
2Phil BernadouPhil RainerDatsun 1600
3Phil NicholsonDon WilliamsDatsun 1600
4=Alf PearceIan BaldockDatsun 1600
4=Wayne MuldoonTony WalshamDatsun 1600
6David BondIan RichardsMitsubishi Lancer