Scottish motoring news, rally reports and other stuff

News: Elfyn for M-Sport

Elfyn Evans Ford Fiesta R5Elfyn Evans and Daniel Barritt are back in the WRC. With the support of DMACK Tyres and Red Bull, Elfyn will get the third M-Sport Ford Fiesta points scoring seat in this year’s WRC series behind Michelin shod Sebastien Ogier and Ott Tanak … [Interview]

News: Citroen Racing Plans

2017_wrc_citroen_launch1Citroen Racing has formally launched its 2017 WRC title contender. Start with the [Launch Report] here then follow the links at the bottom of each page to find the Yves Matton interview, the team line-up for 2017 and the Technical Specification for the fabulous new Citroen C3 WRC.

Driven: McLaren 570GT

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe Christmas road test is always a bit special, and driving a ‘supercar’ is always special, but the McLaren 570GT is almost normal! It’s hard to believe, but this 200mph car is as docile as a sleeping tiger – until you give it a poke with a sharp stick … [Full Review]

Driven: Renault Megane GT

renault_megane_gt_2medNumpty Alert! Jaggy had one of his ‘moments’ when appraising the new Renault Megane GT. Nothing serious, but it’s a good job none of his colleagues or peers were there to witness his embarrassment. It just proves it can happen to the best of us … [Full Review]

The Grand Plan

The Jaggy Bunnet website should be used in conjunction with the Blog (see Navigation Bar above). The Blog 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]

Scottish Motor Sports

The great and the good, the not so great and not so good, plus a few downright useless and hingers-oan gathered in the MacRobert Pavilion at the old Ingliston Race Circuit recently to announce a new dawn for Scottish motorised sports … [More]

Special Features

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

Jaggy’s Weekend Off … Eating, drinking, learning – and being sensible.

45 Years of Ford and Forest … 1968 was a special year for forest stage rallying.

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!