07 Nov: Kingdom Stages – Report

… Kingdom Stages Rally, 02 Nov … Although Andrew Kirkaldy and Peter Carstairs won a wet, slippery and treacherous Kingdom Stages Rally at Crail from Joe McKeand and Callum Shanks in the runner-up spot, it was a superb third place overall that earned Greg Inglis the 2019 Cobble Shop Scottish […] Read more »

06 Nov: Jim Clark Rally – Preview

‘International’ Line-Up for Jim Clark Rally Did you hear the one about the Irishman, the Scotsman, the Englishman and the Welshman? They’re all contesting this weekend’s Jim Clark Rally in Duns. The return of the Jim Clark Rally has been welcomed right across the country and despite the end of […] Read more »

06 Nov: Jim Clark Rally – Entry List

Jim Clark Rally, 8/9 November 2019 Entry List: No, Driver, Co-Driver, Home Towns, Car Make, Model, Class 1, Josh Moffett/Andy Hayes (Monaghan/Dublin) Ford Fiesta R5, 11 2, David Bogie/Kevin Rae (Dumfries/Hawick) Ford Escort Mk2, 8 3, Robert Swann/Darren Garrod (Bishops Stortford/Pwllheli) Ford Fiesta WRC, 11 4, Alan Kirkaldy/Cameron Fair (St.Andrews/Lancaster) […] Read more »

06 Nov: News from Motorsport UK

… Motorsport UK moves up another gear … While the public applauds the fantastic achievements of Lewis Hamilton in securing a sixth FIA Formula One World Drivers’ Championship title, there are issues to be addressed at the grass roots level. Throughout 2019 Motorsport UK has been evaluating the best strategic […] Read more »

29 Oct: Kingdom Stages preview

… Kingdom Stages Rally, Crail, Sat 2nd Nov …   The final round of this year’s Cobble Shop STRC will be the Kingdom Stages Rally at Crail, this Saturday, the 2nd November. The first of 6 Special Stages is scheduled to get under way at 08.30 Hrs. Picking a winner […] Read more »

18 Oct: Obituary – Andrew Cowan

Winner and True Champion More sad news this week, Andrew Cowan, farmer, fisherman, rally driver, team manager, team owner and absolute rally enthusiast passed away earlier this week. No doubt much will be written in the serious motor sporting press about his achievements on the world stage, but closer to […] Read more »

16 Oct: MacKinnon rules on Mull

… Beatson’s Mull Rally, 11/12/13 October 2019 … “Good to be back” – so said a sticker on Jim McDowall’s Subaru. His was the only car that carried the sticker because he got them made up himself. In the grand scheme of things that was a tiny wee gesture, but […] Read more »

30 Sep: Beatson’s Mull Preview

… Beatson’s Mull Rally, 11-13 October 2019 … The year 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Mull Rally. Much has changed during that half century, not just to the sport but to the island. Roads have been widened and improved (at least some of them) new houses have […] Read more »

26 Sep: Galloway Hills – The Blethers

… Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally, Sat 14 Sept. 2019 … The 9 stage planned format for this year’s joint BRC (75 miles) and SRC (45 miles) Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally would have worked well, had it not been for a couple of spectator issues which delayed matters during the day […] Read more »

22 Sep: Galloway Classes 1 – 6

… Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally, Sat 14 Sept. 2019 … Class Roundup Class 1 – 2WD Up To 1450cc Barry Meeke and Sean Topping won the 1400cc class in their Nissan Micra from the MG ZR of regular Class 1 winners Scott Peacock and Robin Neil. It’s over 20 years […] Read more »