Ford Fiesta VII 4x4 T16 (43) (Marcus Grönholm), Ford Focus II 4x4 T16 (25) (Andy Scott) & Ford Fiesta ST 4x4 T16 (Julian Godfrey)

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Marcus Grönholm pioneering a new cornering technique for North Bend, Round 5 of the British Rallycross Championship, as held at Lydden Hill Circuit, Kent, August 2011.

Sequence shots of Grönholm cornering can be seen here:


Easily my fave photo to date, I think it'll be a while before I'm in the right place to catch another moment like this!

Winner of the 2011 Rallycross World "Over the Fence" photography competition: I was extremely pleased about this, as there were some superb rallycross shots posted on the site throughout the year, so to have mine picked out was brilliant.

Receiving a signed copy of the picture from OMSE team boss Andreas Eriksson: Was pretty much lost for words as this was a complete surprise, huge thanks to those at Rallycross World, Best Buy Racing and OMSE who made it happen!

Opening photo on Jalopnik article:

And, finally, picked up for a long-running internet meme!

hushypushy, Banksy87, v15ben, and 26 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. Banksy87 43 months ago | reply

    Great capture

  2. tbtstt 43 months ago | reply

    Many thanks!

  3. v15ben 43 months ago | reply

    Great timing. Love this shot.

  4. tbtstt 43 months ago | reply

    Cheers, glad to have been in the right place for once!

  5. Phil Colborne 37 months ago | reply

    Excellent capture how close can you get for photography at Lydden hill

  6. tbtstt 37 months ago | reply

    Cheers! I've yet to go to every circuit in the UK but, of those I've been too, Lydden is by far the best for photography. You can pretty much see the whole track from anywhere round the circuits perimeter and there are no high fences in the way.

    I struggle with range on a few corners (I use a Canon 55-250 lens), but if you've got more serious gear (which I'm guessing you have from your pictures) you should have no problem!

  7. SpeedSparkz 37 months ago | reply

    Mega shot of Bosse!

  8. tbtstt 37 months ago | reply

    Thanks! I had been hoping to get a decent shot of him in action on the day: wasn't expecting him to put on a stunt show in front of me though!

  9. tbtstt 37 months ago | reply

    Cheers! Check this one out... includes an onboard shot from the car: he actually changes gear whilst on two wheels!

  10. stuartwellsphotography 34 months ago | reply

    Man what a shot, was there, saw it happen, gutted to be on the last corner for this. Hands down to you, one of the best action shots I've seen from lydden hill! You won the lottery withis this shot!

  11. tbtstt 34 months ago | reply

    Thanks very much! I seemed to have luck on my side on the day, as I was in the perfect place to catch this incident, Chris Langley attacking the banking and Ryan Lawford rolling the Fiesta.

    I'm expecting to have a long wait before I capture another moment like this!

  12. Subaru_555 30 months ago | reply

    Superb shot!

  13. tbtstt 30 months ago | reply

    Many thanks!

  14. tbtstt 5 months ago | reply

    Thank you!

  15. picqero 3 months ago | reply

    Grazie per aver condiviso questo scatto con noi

    P1 - C2

  16. picqero 3 months ago | reply

    Please consider joining our group and adding your photo's to "Red!Blue!!Yellow!together"
    Award one other image for each one you post!

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