16 Oct: 205 GTI to live again

Return of an icon … Thirty years ago, the Peugeot Challenge proved itself to be just about the best ever one-make rally car series. The cars were quick and nimble in standard form and easy to strengthen and modify for rallying. It was also one of the most competitive and […] Read more »

10 Oct: 2021 WRC Dates

Yesterday, the World Rally Championship announced a provisional 12 round calendar for next year’s competition. For the first time, Croatia will host a round of the FIA World Rally series while Estonia is also included after being called-up at short notice to host a widely-praised post-lockdown restart event in September. […] Read more »

18 Sep: Rally Time Trial Regs

SRC organises rally time trial event … After months of lockdown and rally cars lying dormant, the KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship (SRC) is delighted to announce that a rally time trial event, organised by SRC Car Club, will take place on Saturday October 17 subject to coronavirus restrictions at the […] Read more »

24 Aug: Greystoke Tales

Tales from Greystoke … Originally intended as a Test Day, the ‘M-Sport Return to Rally Stages’ was Malcolm Wilson’s idea: “It was supposed to be a practice day for customers,” said Malcolm, “and it just grew from that. Motorsport UK were very helpful and encouraging, and with the help of […] Read more »

23 Aug: M-Sport Stages – Report

M-Sport Return to Rally Stages, 22 Aug.2020 … Forget the puddles and the mud, ignore the grey skies and lashing rain, just turning into the Service Area for the M-Sport Return to Rally event yesterday was like a six year old visiting Legoland for the first time. Never has the […] Read more »

15 Aug: Rallying – Back on Track

MSport Return to Rally Stages 2020 Matthew Wilson and M-Sport works driver Adrien Fourmaux head the entry list for next weekend’s ‘MSport Return to Rally Stages 2020’ which will be the most significant event this year since the sport’s closedown way back in March. It will also be the first […] Read more »

06 Aug: A Night Out at the Forum

The Internet has made quite an impact on modern life, but not necessarily in a good way. Like all good things, there is a downside. Although rallying has benefited greatly with on line news, action film clips, event results and on-line chat, it has killed off the club night. Even […] Read more »

04 Aug: Obituary – Brian Patterson

Obituary – Brian Patterson, 1944-2020 Irish rallying lost its sparkle at the weekend with the passing of Brian Patterson after a short illness. And not just Irish rallying, right across the UK the double act of Brian & Liz Patterson brought enlightenment and entertainment to the masses with their mobile […] Read more »

22 Jul: Covid19 Guidance Reminder

COVID-19 Guidance Helpful Hints and Reminders 1. Social Distancing –Marshals A reminder to ALL marshals and officials that social distancing remains at 2 metres unless you are following the 1m+ guidance and wearing suitable PPE. Remember to add masks onto your standard checklist to make sure you take some with […] Read more »

21 Jul: Autotesting Under Covid19

Testing Times That last weekend’s Autotest at Kames and AutoSolo at Errol went ahead is a tribute to the sheer tenacity of both East Ayrshire CC and Saltire Rally Club stalwarts. As late as the Wednesday before the events there was a phone call from the deep south saying that […] Read more »