Scottish motoring news, rally reports and information

News: SRC 2020 Regs out

The KNC Scottish Rally Championship has published its Regulations for the 2020 series and entries are now open. There are 7 rounds this year with the best 5 scores to count, but the BIG change is the inclusion of two tarmac events. There are also changes to the class structure and the Technical Regulations so make sure you swot up, before signing-up … [Report] 

News: Moffett wins JCR

The Jim Clark Rally was back on the roads of Berwickshire for the first time in five years. If it was emotional for the winners Josh Moffett and Andy Hayes, it was even more emotional for the team behind the event who could celebrate a fitting return. David Bogie and Kevin Rae were 2nd ahead of Dale Robertson and Stuart Loudon but the real winner was Scottish rallying … [Report]

Driven: Mitsubishi L200

The 6th generation Mitsubishi L200 has raised the pickup game even further. Although it has a re-designed stronger and stiffer chassis, the ride is more pliable making this as much a leisure/lifestyle vehicle as it is a hard working truck. Unladen, it can be a bit skittish on wet roads, but that only adds to the fun … [Review]

Driven: Volvo V60 D4 AWD

Why spend upwards of 80 grand on a big lolloping SUV with a thirst like a mid-summer Dracula, when you can spend half the money on a car which will go anywhere while offering similar levels of comfort? Prices for the new V60 start from £34,000, but the test car was sublime – at £47,000 … [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]

Rallying – The Future?

The future of rallying as we know it is facing tough times, but what can be done in the face of apathy, rising costs, increased regulation and the imminent demise of petrol and diesel engines? In fact, the whole sport of motorised compettion is under threat. The sport needs to take a god hard look at itself and move with the times, or the times will move on without it … [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!