Spadeadam Motor Club members compete within a variety of different motor sport disciplines. Our principle sport is rallying, whilst others do compete in road rallying (Navigation events including 12 car rallies), Hilllclimbs, sprints and autotests.
Current rally members including several top running crews on the AS Performance North of England tarmacadam Championship, including 2011 champions Barry & Michael Lindsay in their Peugeot 106 Gti, they were also runner-up in the SG Petch ANECCC Champioship. Barry was also a finalist on the Castrol find a star run by Motorsport News. Rory Young & Allan Cathers are top runners in the Scottish Rally Championship in the Mitsubishi Evo.
Peter Taylor is currently competing in a Ford Fiesta. He competed in the British championship in 2012 in a Renault Clio, a car which he took to two single venue rally wins in 2012. Geoffrey Harkness & Caroline Lodge use a Vauxhall Corsa on selected tarmac events whilst also trying to fit in a selection of Sprints & Hillclimbs. Caroline also navigates for other drivers on selected events in the BTRDA championship. Phil Jobson competes in a Mk2 Escort with his daughter Caroline on selected Scottish Championship events but is building a Mk1 to do Historic Championship. Phil also competes on Navigation rallies around the country in a road rally spec Mk2 Escort. Another crew who do both stage rallies and road rally events are Barrie Thomson & Jerry Hettrick. Competing on stage events in a C2 Super 1600 On road rallies they use a Saxo. Rob Graham has recently come out of retirement with his newly rebuilt Mk1 Escort. He is navigated by Helen Gibbon, who can usually be found behind the wheel of a Corsa on SMC autotests.
Scottish Tarmacadam championship has David Hope & Fiona Gourlay competing in a Subaru Impreza, a similar car used by Richard Clark who has son Simon navigating on selected events. Richard also competes in a mini on autotests. Darren Martin & Martin Steele use there JD Motorsport Subaru Impreza on many forest events. Doing rounds of the SG Petch ANECCC championship along with other events.
Jonathan Lodge navigates on Historic events as part of the SAAB Historic rally team.
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