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Rally Results this month (November 2015)

Rally Wales – Carl & Rob Tuer took there rebuild MG Zr, but Retired on day 2 Galloway Hills – Rory Young & Allan Cathers finished 10th OA (3rd in class) in the Evo. Grizedale Stages – Peter Taylor was back in the Focus…

Joy Ride

By David Love You know how it is when you’re in the pub, conversation soon turns to the topic of cars and so it was for me the other week. I was leaning on the bar talking to Stephen the landlord when I asked…

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Festive, end of year rally at Croft. FIA World RallyX champion 2014 (Surname). P.O.T.Y. 2014 . Which car manufacturer is rumored to be returning to the WRC in 2017? M-Sport WRC driver who retired this year. The surname of the above’s replacement. Citroen’s ‘not-so-secret’…

My First 25 Years Of Rallying

By David Coleman I thought I would put finger to keyboard and share some memories with you on my motorsport life so far….. I started my love of Rallying in 1985 standing on my old school bridge that crossed Wigton rd in Carlisle and…

Test On The Rest

By Eric Ritchie Sometimes, life is just so difficult that it is hard to come to terms with the trauma and stress of it all………………….. !!! Such was the weekend I spent on Scotland’s iconic hill climb the ‘Rest and be Thankful’. This fantastic…

Autotest Round 3 – 8th of June 2014

By Barry Lindsay The summer Grass tests were ran at Longpark in June. Despite rain on the Saturday afternoon it had dried enough to run on the Sunday afternoon. Ian Robinson & Michael Lindsay were the timekeepers for the afternoon while Caroline Lodge worked…

Regs Available

John Robson Navigation Rally  Nov 2nd 19.30 Start Based at Humshaugh Solway Historic Rally October 20th. Organised by WMC Copeland Canter October 19th Organised by WMC Regs for the above events are available from Barry Lindsay RAC Clubman event, 10th November. Based Newcastleton &…

A Short Guide To Rallying

Back in the late 70s Spadeadam MC produced a small booklet titled “A Short Guide To Rallying”.  This is now in the process of being revised and updated. It aims to give novices a basic grounding in event procedures and navigation types. It will…

AWARDS NIGHT 2013 Thursday 7th March Skitby, Smithfield 8.30pm The evenings entertainment will include a raffle, free buffet and the presentation of awards. Dress code: Smart Casual Award winners Dan Haynes                                              Pete Johnson Johnny Brass                                            Tom Wilcox Caroline Jobson                                         David Love Mark Taylor                                              Neil…

Another Opinion

By David Love  As the winner of this year’s editors Award for Newsletter contributions I feel duty bound to submit some waffle for this months’ Newsletter. I suppose I should feel honoured to win but amazed would be more accurate followed by relief.  Why…

Please Take A Moment To Read & Sign

Hi all,As keen motorists and competitors we are often thankful for the services of the Air Ambulance and it would be great if you could support them by signing this petition requesting that they do not pay VAT this would give them a great…

Rally Results (December 2011)

Jonathan Lodge on his first event of the year navigated his way to 25th Overall (1st in class) on the Roger Albert Clark. Caroline Lodge finished 2nd in class/27th O/A on the same, main event. On the Sunday Clubman event on the RAC Phil…