Scottish motoring news, rally reports and other stuff

News: Edwards wins at Crail

2016_STRC_Crail_EdwardsBruce Edwards scored a pretty close victory at the Crail Summer Stages with Alan Kirkaldy just 14 seconds behind him after six stages and Finlay Retson was top Junior … [Report]

News: Jim Clark Award

2016_AOSMW_JCaward3 The Association of Scottish Motoring Writers presented this year’s Jim Clark Memorial Award to …
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Driven: Skoda Octavia vRS

2016_Skoda_Octavia_vRS_06If you want something practical that is comfortable, quite quick and fairly frugal, then Skoda has the answer. More warm-estate, than hot-hatch, the Octavia vRS Estate offers bags of room inside and it’s pretty smart looking too – and it’s got a ‘Sport’ setting! … [Full Review]

Driven: Peugeot 308 GTi

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPeugeot’s latest GTi is a seriously grown-up ‘hot-hatch’ offering pace, space and a relatively comfortable ride for four. It’s also got a ‘Sport’ button which adds to the fun and a rev counter that runs backwards. Well, not quite! … [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!