31 Dec: The Quiz of the Year

The 2014 Pictorial Quiz of the Year … This is just a bit of fun. I don’t expect anyone to get all the answers, or at least, all the correct answers. Even so, there are no prizes on offer. I would also like to apologise in advance for the poor […] Read more »

29 Dec: Knockhill Stages Entry List

… Knockhill … Under Starter’s Orders … The 41st season of motor sport will get under way this weekend at Knockhill Race Circuit, when Scotland’s national motor sports centre will host the opening round of the 2015 Scottish Tarmack Rally Championship on Sunday 4th January. 60 cars and crews will […] Read more »

17 Dec: Car Clubs Get MSA Rebate

… MSA clubs to receive significant rebate … The Motor Sports Association (MSA) will give a rebate worth £580,000 to event-organising clubs this year, in a move designed to bolster the backbone of UK motor sport. Through continuous careful management of the company’s finances, the MSA Board has been able […] Read more »

10 Dec: Scottish Car of The Year

… Scottish Car of The Year 2014 … Picking a winner from this year’s new car launches was never going to be easy. Over the past 12 months, the members of the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers must have driven and appraised more than 100 new cars, upgrades and facelifts, […] Read more »

08 Dec: McRae Festival for Knockhill

2015 McRae Rally Festival at Knockhill … Next year, Knockhill Racing Circuit will mark the 20th anniversary of Scotland’s Colin McRae and Derek Ringer winning the 1995 World Rally Championship title. Over two days in May, Saturday and Sunday the 16th and 17th, rally fans can gather at the Fife […] Read more »

28 Nov: Marshals on MSA Council

… Marshals to receive greater Council representation from 2015 … Motor Sports Council, UK motor sport’s rule-making body, will have a dedicated marshals’ representative from 2015 to help ensure that issues affecting volunteers are tabled at the highest levels of motor sports governance. The Council meets three times per year […] Read more »

23 Nov: Solway is TOP UK Club

.. Solway Car Club Scoops Top Award … Solway Car Club has been named ‘the best in Britain’ by the MSA which hailed the club as ‘superlative’ and ‘especially worthy of the highest recognition’. The club will receive the prestigious JLT MSA Club of the Year Rosebowl, and £1000 towards […] Read more »

11 Nov: Questions in Parliament

Earlier this afternoon, John Lamont MSP sought to question the Minister responsible for Sport in the Scottish Parliament on the matter of the Jim Clark Rally. Short and to the point it makes interesting reading. It also raises hope for 2015! Q. John Lamont (Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire) (Con) To […] Read more »

11 Nov: Off / On Jim Clark Rally?

The organisers of the 2015 Jim Clark Rally were invited to a meeting with Scottish Borders Council at 10.00 am on Friday morning the 11th of November following which a statement timed at 11.31 am was issued by the Council press office. This meeting was called at short notice by […] Read more »

08 Nov: Scots go to Rally Wales

2104 Rally Wales GB The 2014 Rally Wales GB gets underway next Thursday evening in North Wales and there’s quite a few of our lot heading south to take part. In the National Rally, Mike Faulkner and Peter Foy are seeded fourth (204) just ahead of Barry Groundwater and Neil […] Read more »