Scottish motoring news, rally reports and information

Feature: Rallying Returns

M-Sport are behind the organisation of a one-off event taking place in Greystoke Forest on Saturday 22 August 2020. Working with Motorsport UK and West Cumbria and Eden Valley Motor Clubs the idea is to produce a series of short films explaining the necessary safety measures and advising event organisers how to best combat the effects of COVID-19 … [News]

Feature: Rally Bulletins

It’s maybe hard to believe now, but 40 years ago many rally fans headed for home after a day’s spectating not really knowing who actually won the rally they had been watching. That included many competitors on that self same event. This was the era before computerised results were widely available, hence the rise of the Rally Bulletin service …  [Feature]

Ineos Grenadier 4×4

Time will tell if Land Rover missed a trick with its revamped Defender, or if Ineos has stolen a march with its new Grenadier 4×4. Looking very like the late Santana which itself was a revamped copy of a Defender, Ineos has taken a classic design and updated it, and some might argue, improved it … [News]

Driven: Renault Clio

Renault has a reputation for making small, enjoyable, good handling motor cars, and this latest Clio is no exception. It may only have a very modest 99 bhp but this car can be as enjoyable to drive on a winding road as a car with twice the power – but it just cries out for a RenaultSport version! … [Review]

The Grand Plan

jbtype03 The Jaggy Bunnet website is complemented by a Blog (see Navigation Bar above) which will report ‘Live News’ from events, while the Website will publish detailed post-event reports after each rally. Now on Twitter too!   @johnfife1  …. [Read More]

Spied – Aston Martin DB5

55 years after the last new DB5 rolled off the production line at Aston Martin in Newport Pagnell, work is once again under way on a rather special brand new DB5 model. Fewer than 900 DB5s were built between 1963 and 1965, but perhaps the most desirable belonged to the world’s best-known secret agent – James Bond. Now Aston Martin is offering a lucky few, the ultimate spy ‘company’ car … [Read More]

Special Features

Forestry Fees … Is rallying pricing itself out of the forests?

Rally Timing … Most rallies use ‘Target Timing’, but what is it?

Co-driver’s Guide … Drivers have the easy job, but what do Co-drivers do?

Tyre Talk … Which is better? More power, or more Grip?

Press Matters … Is the Press a necessary evil, or a force for good?

Safety in the forests … marshals need to be identifiable!