Image sourced via Stanford University, Revs Digital Library
Charles 'Doc' Hardman, shown in the Dellow vehicle above with his wife Molly, was the first person to drive his vehicle up the front steps of The Grand Brighton. ‘Doc’ was the winner of the 1952 Daily Express Rally and the awards were famously hosted in The Grand Ballroom. He was in good company, with a young Stirling Moss in attendance!
DAILY EXPRESS RALLY 1952