Ger and Tina Diver from Gortahork, will feature in “Cortina” a new documentary about the ford Cortina car.
Ger and Tina are members of the of the Ford Cortina owners of Ireland Club. Ger is into the cars scene, whilst Tina enjoys the social side of the club.
“Cortina” is a documentary looking at the 50th anniversary of the Ford Cortina. “Cortina” features contributions from members of the Ford Cortina Owners of Ireland and motoring journalists Daragh Ó Tuama and Paul Drury & Rally Driver Rosemary Smith.
On the 21st September 1962 – Ford launched the Cortina, a new family car costing the princely sum of £573 for the 1200cc version.
In 20 years, four generations of Cortina were launched. With each generation selling more than a million around the world.
Good Company Productions along with TG4 present “Cortina” - A heart-warming documentary about the Car brand that captured the hearts of a natation.
With contributions from motoring journalists Daragh Ó Tuama and Paul Drury, Rally Driver Rosemary Smith, Eddie Murphy, Chairman & Managing Director of Ford Ireland, Hazel Ford Buttimer, TV and Radio Personalities Máirtín Davy Ó Coisdealbha, Bernie Ni Fhlatharta and of course the energetic Members of the Ford Cortina Owners of Ireland this will prove to be a half hour of television not to be missed by the most hardened of motoring fanatics to the casual driver. You will discover that there is a bit of Cortina in a lot of us.
When: “Cortina” - Sunday 2nd of December at 21:30 on TG4 - Repeated Monday 3rd December @ 20:00