Vaillante Rush 1

A Vaillante-Ford Rush at the start of the Circuit des Remparts

Specially produced for the Race of the Century, the Vaillante-Ford Rush proved to be more than a match for the competing vehicles of this rally across the America's. This Grand Touring car was made in a joint-venture between Vaillante and Ford. Its successor is the Vaillante Cevert, which shares some design elements with this model.

Pilots during Race of the Century Edit

Car #14:

Car #15:


  • Length: 4.30 meters
  • Width: 1.85 meters
  • Height: 1.18 meters
  • Power: 380 HP, 7.700 rpm
  • Top Speed: 290 km/h
  • 4 independent wheels
  • 2 un-inflated reservewheels in the front, space for two more in the back


The Rush features an elongated nose, flowing over into the windshield. It's gull-wing doors feature large windows. The roof slightly slants downward, ending in a spoiler that tips out just barely. The whole roof aft of the gull-wing portion is transparent.