Scottish motoring news, rally reports and other stuff

News: McCulloch wins Solway

2016_STRC_SolwayCoast_McCullochMark McCulloch and Michael Hendry won the usedcarparts.co.uk Solway Coast Rally, but it wasn’t as easy as it might look, despite what the final result suggests … [Report]

News: Garry wins RSAC

2016_SRC_Scottish_01Garry Pearson and Robbie Mitchell were top Scottish Championship crew on the joint BRC/SRC Scottish Rally. Jock Armstrong and Mike Faulkner were a very close second and third … [Report]

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: Ford Focus RS

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFor less than 30 grand you can stick two fingers up at drivers of cars costing 3 times as much as you pass them by on a twisty stretch of road. This is faster and furiouser than a red-hot poker up a badger’s bum, and much more humane … [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!