The Hesketh Racing - Zandvoort reunion film had been mothballed for 18 months by the time the 2022 Dutch GP was announced.
It was probably time to admit defeat but a supernatural sized twist of fate gave us one, last chance.
From Concept to Pitch, Filming to Broadcast. This is the story of how a little company with a BIG idea managed to convince F1 and Sky Sports to stage a fitting tribute to one of the sports greatest moments.
"It's supposed to be hard. If it were easy, everyone would do it"
Tom Hanks - 'A league of their own'.
There is no better example of an ‘Against all odds’ story than the 1974 Hesketh Racing Formula 1 team.
With the maverick James Hunt at the wheel of the fabled Hesketh 308 F1 car and the extravagant, 23 year old Lord Hesketh at the helm,‘The biggest little racing team in the world’, captured the public’s imagination.
We at RetroGP.com have been fortunate enough to feature in The Guardian Online, in the Sport/Christmas sports gift guide.
The article was written by Giles Richards and featured some of our T shirts designs and Prints.
Most notably the Hesketh Racing T Shirt and its story.