15 Jan: Obituary – Gavin Heseltine

Gavin Heseltine, 1956-2021 I’ve only just heard, but sad to report but another good man gone. Gavin Heseltine passed away last month on the 23rd December. A stalwart of North Humberside Motor Club he was better known to us up here as Allan McDowall’s regular co-driver, first in the Opel […] Read more »

30 Dec: Max – the Horse Power

Going metric was supposed to simplify life. And for sure it made counting your money easier even if everyone rounded up rather than down, but in all other respects it made life more difficult. For instance, we now have speedometers with two scales showing speed, one for ‘mph’ and the […] Read more »

16 Dec: Abu Dhabi GP – Outcome

 … Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, The Aftermath, 16th Dec 2021 … Statement of the FIA World Motor Sport Council On Sunday, another FIA F1 World Championship season of competitive excellence has concluded, and the credit goes to the participating drivers and teams. The FIA congratulates all of them for their performances […] Read more »

30 Nov: RAC Rally-1, Scotland-Nil

 … RAC Rally 1 – Scotland Nil … That the 2021 Roger Albert Clark Rally managed to run despite the best (worst?) efforts of Storm Arwen and Covid Omicron is a tribute to the tenacity and ingenuity of the organisers, and the endurance and sheer stubbornness of competitors, service crews, […] Read more »

28 Nov: Skoda Wins SCoTY 2021

 … SKODA ENYAQ WINS SCOTTISH CAR OF THE YEAR … Skoda’s Enyaq has got off to an electrifying start by being crowned Scottish Car of the Year. The all-electric SUV lifted the top title in a fantastic night for Skoda that saw the company win no fewer than four category […] Read more »

23 Nov: Obituary – Tom Coffield

Tom Coffield, 1926 – 2021 Even if you didn’t know him or ever met him, rally fans will have seen his work. Tom Coffield was an integral part of the Scottish rallying scene for over 40 years, firstly as a competitor and latterly as a motor sports photographer. Sadly, he […] Read more »

19 Nov: R.A.C. Rally – Entry List

 … Roger Albert Clark Rally, 25-29 Nov 2021 … Five days, 39 Special Stages, 350 stage miles and 150 cars and crews – it must be the 2021 Roger Albert Clark Rally. The entry list and timetable have now been published for this year’s event and there’s no real surprise […] Read more »

19 Nov: R.A.C. Rally – Timetable

… Roger Albert Clark Rally, 25-29 Nov 2021 … Spectator Tickets can be purchased here with details of Car Parks: http://racrmc.org/roger-albert-clark-rally/spectator-tickets Thursday 25th NovemberMTC 1: H&H Auctions, Carlisle – 15.01SS1: Newcastleton 1 – 16.04SS2: Kershope 1 – 16.22Service: H & H Auctions – 17.32SS3: Newcastleton 2 – 19.45SS4: Kershope 2 […] Read more »

17 Nov: Milltown Stages Entry List

 … Annabelle Tennant Milltown Stages Rally, Sun 21st Nov … The final round of the Marshall Construction Scottish Tarmack Rally Championship takes place on Sunday (21st of Nov) in the far north of the country near Elgin, or if you live in Wick the deep south near Elgin! The event […] Read more »

15 Nov: Scottish Hill Rally preview

… Scottish Borders Hill Rally, Sat/Sun 20/21 November … The Scottish Borders Hill Rally takes place this weekend at Forrest Estate near St John’s Town of Dalry, but given the current and ongoing Covid restrictions it is not a spectator event and the Service Area is out of bounds to […] Read more »