Category: Rally Reports

Rally Results (October 2018)

Hero Stages – Darren Martin / Martin Steele finished 9th Overall 6th in class, Jamie Martin / Kyle Gass retired. Adgespeed Stages – Caroline Lodge finished 16th O/A 3rd in class navigating Chris Thomas.

Rallye Mont Blanc 2018

By Allan Cathers Rory and I got back from Morzine in the French Alps on 10th September where we competed in the Rallye Mont Blanc -Morzine 2018 in our Scottish Christmas Tree’s backed Ford Fiesta R5 run by Dom Buckley RSC. The Rally is…

Pendragon Stages 2018

By Barry Lindsay Getting to the start of this event was a race against time as the 106’s disastrous year continued. Following needing a complete side and rear suspension following the gatepost indiscretion on the April Warcop. The Tyneside was short lived. A bump…

Rally Results (September 2018)

Pendragon- Barry Lindsay & Caroline Lodge finished 27th OA and 7th in class after a stage max with a broken driveshaft and doing only one lap. Galloway Hills – John McIlwraith finished 14th OA 2in in class9 in the Subaru. Promanade Stages – Jamie…

Rally Results (August 2018)

Tyneside –   Rory Young &  Allan Cathers  were  2nd Overall (2nd in class), Nigel & Helen Harkness were 37th OA (5th in class). Failing to finish were Barry Lindsay & Caroline Lodge who went off. Phil Jobson had engine / electrical trouble. Grampian –…

Argyll Rally 2018

By Barry Lindsay Round 4 of the SG Petch Championship was a new round for 2018 and was a little further than most we were used with, ourselves included. The Dunoon based event consisted of 8 stages. Three Spadeadam cars made the start, two-wheel…

Garage Woes

By David Garstang Well it’s been a while since I last wrote something so this may take some time, and it starts back in February. I had been waiting for an appointment for a minor operation on my nose and I received a letter…

Rally Results (June & July 2018)

Argyll –  Barry Lindsay & Caroline Lodge were  18th Overall (2nd in class) John McIlwraith was 26th  Overall (6th in class) despite a 6min road early penalty Rory Young & Allan Cathers went off after a good start and Retired. Greystoke – Barry Lindsay…

Nicky Grist Stages 2018

By Allan Cathers  After our promising run on the Argyll Rally a couple of weeks ago came to nothing. We picked up double front punctures on the third stage while leading the rally by 13 seconds and the car was beached in a ditch…

Rally Results (June 2018)

ATL Carlisle – Rob Graham & Helen Harkness retired from the Historic 2wd section on the last stage of Friday night with gearbox and exhaust problems. Darren Martin& Kyle Gass retired from the BTRDA section with clutch issues. KWF Weeton – Darren Martin &…

Rally Results (February / March 2018)

Knockhill Nigel & Helen Harkness finished 32nd Overall (7th in class) in the Corsa. Bishopscourt Stages Rory Young & Allan Cathers finished the Irish tarmac rally in 8th Overall ( 1st in class)

The Highland Fling

By Nigel Harkness After the Jack Frost stages Vinnie the corsa was still in once piece, so Helen and I decided to get our passports out and have a go at the Grant Construction Stages at Knockhill. It had been years since I’d been…