Scottish motoring news, rally reports and information

News: Rally Time Trial

The KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship (SRC) is all set to run a rally time trial event on Saturday October 17 –  subject to coronavirus restrictions at the time. Organised by SRC Car Club, with the help of two-time Scottish Rally Champion Jock Armstrong and his family,  The Armstrong Group Rally Time Trial will have at least 6 stages (maybe 8) … [News]

News: Greystoke Tales

Last Saturday’s ‘M-Sport Return to Rally Stages’ event was more of a celebration than a competition. It was smiley faces all round, a bit like Happy Hour in Wetherspoons, but without the bevvy. With that in mind there were stories to be found, but sadly little in the way of gossip and scandal (that could be published!). Still, there were some tales to be told … [Report]

Driven: Mazda CX-30

When combustion engined cars are as good as the Mazda CX-30 why would anyone considering switching to electricity? For sure electric cars will be the first choice for short range commuters and occasional motorists but equally, the CX-30 will accomplish all those tasks and more … [Review]

Driven: Nissan Juke

Ten years ago, Nissan launched the Juke on to an unsuspecting public. It certainly looked different, and perhaps ‘quirky ‘ is the most complementary adjective, but it worked. It sold in thousands, increased showroom footfall and helped broaden the appeal of compact SUVs, now there’s a new one … [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]

Covid19 Guidance Reminder

With motorsport getting successfully underway, albeit in a limited fashion, last weekend, Motorsport UK has issued a timely reminder with advice to all involved. Whether they are competing, officiating, or in some cases, spectating, there is a responsibility to observe the Scottish Government rules at all times. Failure to do so could result in more restrictions being imposed – and no-one wants that having come this far!  … [Read More]

COVID19 NEWS

Following the outbreak of Covid19, every motor sport event in Scotland has been cancelled with no indication at this stage when it could possibly be resumed.

This included all rounds of the Scottish Forest and Tarmac Rally Championships and British Rally Championship including Wales Rally GB.

Speed events are likely to resume first but those events requiring a crew of two in each car – rallies – will be much more problematic.

The Calendar of Events page in this on-line magazine will be updated as soon as we know.