Category: Rally Reports

Rally Results (May 2017)

Pirelli Rally Phil Jobson / Arwel Jenkins finished 8th Overall in the Historic and won their class. John Overend Stages Darren Martin / Martin Steele took there Subaru to 13th Overall (11th in class), Jamie Martin / Kyle Gass were 27th Overall (16th in…

Pirelli International 2017 Exclusive – Behind the scenes view.

By Barry Lindsay Rallying is a lot more than a driver and navigator in a car going as fast as they can, anyone who wants to get involved in the running of an event is part of a big team of officials. Here’s an…

Rally Results (May 2017)

Speyside Stages John McIlwraith finished 36th Overall on the Scottish championship event. 9th in class in the Subaru.

Malcolm Wilson Stages 2017

By Phil Jobson This year’s stages were fantastic. Except the first half of Hobcarton, that was almost too rough to use). We  also had a slight issue when the engine didn’t pick up off the start line for the first ½ mile. There were…

Riponian 2017

By Barry Lindsay The second round of the SG Petch ANECCC Championship saw crew tackle the Riponian Stages in the Yorkshire Forests. A change of route this year saw the event based at Helmsley with service at Malton then finish at Thirsk. An early…

Rally Results (March – April 2016)

North West Stages Tim Finch brought the Subaru home 25th OA (16th in class) Darren Martin & Martin Steele retired after the first leg when the gearbox mounting broke and damaged the gearbox case. Jamie Martin & Kyle Gass almost made it round the…

Almost There!

By Phil Jobson With a few rounds to go in the Northern Historic Rally Championship (NHRC), I almost believed it was possible to win it outright. But to come 2nd overall, and to the legend Steve Bannister, I think it can be counted as…

Rally Results (February 2017)

Riponian Barry Lindsay & Caroline Lodge were 17th Overall 2nd in class in the   206. Red Kite Phil Jobson retired due to Diff/ Halfshaft failure. Snowman Rory Young & Allan Cathers finished 5th Overall (4th in class).

The ‘Bagger’ 2017

By Phil Jobson It started with a phone call from Jerry asking me what I’m doing on 21st January 2017. I reckoned Jerry would usually ask me that question if there was a REALLY GOOD road rally in the offing. But I’d already heard…

Jack Frost Stages 2017

By Barry Lindsay The second round of the North of England Tarmac championship and the opening round of the ANECCC championship  was the Jack Frost Stages on Croft early in January. Weather had plummeted in temperature following the tropical Christmas stages but crews were…

Grizedale Stages 2016

By Barry Lindsay The final round of the SG Petch ANECCC championship. Three Spadeadam crews would do battle on the icy stages in Grizedale and Broughton moor forests. Barry Lindsay & Caroline Lodge were seeded at 30 and out to make the finish of…

Rally Results (November 2016)

Malton Barry Lindsay & Caroline Lodge had a troubled day with engine mount breaking on SS1 limping to service after SS3 but retired with a broken driveshaft. Rally Wales Carl & Rob Tuer had the Ex works MG out for the first time this…