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King of the Mountain

Peter Brock was born in Melbourne on 26th February 1945 ( Died aged 61 ... 2006 ) ..  otherwise known as "Peter Perfect","The King of the Mountain", or simply "Brocky", was one of Australia's best-known and most successful motor racing drivers. Brock was most often associated with Holden for almost 40 years, although he raced vehicles of other manufacturers including BMW, Ford, Volvo, Porsche and Peugeot. He won the Bathurst 1000 endurance race nine times, the Sandown 500 touring car race nine times, the Australian Touring Car Championship three times, the Bathurst 24 Hour once and was inducted into the V8 Supercars Hall of Fame in 2001  ... here's a tribute to one of Australia's great motor racing competitors  ...