12 Jun: Beatson’s Mull Rally Route

… Beatson’s Mull Rally’s routed and ready … The second moment Beatson’s Mull Rally fans have been waiting for has arrived: the route’s ready. (The first moment, for the avoidance of doubt, was, of course, when we knew October could be October again and the Isle of Mull would, once […] Read more »

11 Jun: Crail Summer Stages Prevu

… Summer Sages Rally, Crail, Sat 15th June … With 4 rounds gone in this year’s Cobble Shop Scottish Tarmack Rally Championship, Colin Gemmell tops the points tables in his Mk2, but by only 2 points. Sharing second place are Kyle Adam and Michael Robertson. A further 9 points behind […] Read more »

06 Jun: Scottish Rally Blethers

… Royally Scottish Blethers … The cause of David Bogie’s abrupt retirement on the Speyside was a broken circlip. The offending part was inside the steering rack and when it broke, it jammed the rack causing David to spin and block the stage momentarily. Oddly enough, Bob Adamson’s Skoda suffered […] Read more »

06 Jun: Wales Rally GB National info

… WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP STAGE OPEN TO LOCAL HEROES … National Rally 3/4/5 October Top class rallying really is a world apart from all other major league sports: the action is staged miles from the beaten track; the extraordinary high-speed spectacle rewards like no other and, incredibly, it is a sport […] Read more »

26 May: Granite Leuchars Gossip

… Granite Gossip & News … Tom Hynd paid a ‘flying visit’ to Leuchars for the Granite Stages: “Do y’know, this is the first time in 11 years I’ve had my son (Ross) navigating for me?” Sadly the family reunion didn’t last long. At the end of the second stage, […] Read more »

23 May: Wales Rally GB Route

… Wales Rally GB (3-6 October) – Draft Route/Timetable … Thursday, 3 October 2019 Following a final pre-event Shakedown held this year for the first time in Gwydir Forest, Snowdonia, on Thursday morning, all the competing teams will make their way to Liverpool for a high-profile Ceremonial Start on the […] Read more »

23 May: Wales Rally GB Info

… Wales Rally GB (3-6 October) – Innovations … This autumn’s Wales Rally GB (3-6 October) will be more accessible, more challenging and more exciting than ever before with major innovations adding yet more to one of the UK’s premier sporting events, round 12 of the prestigious 14-round 2019 FIA […] Read more »

15 May: RSAC Scottish preview

… RSAC Scottish Rally Rally, Sat 18 May … Rd3 (of 6) – KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship … In the two rounds of this year’s KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship so far we’ve seen Scotland (and bits of England!) at its worst and at its best, so goodness knows […] Read more »

10 May: Speyside Blethers

… McDonald & Munro Speyside Stages Rally, Sat 20 April … With repairs to the Ford Fiesta R5 not quite finished after its Border Rally bump, Mark McCulloch contested the Speyside Stages in a BMW E30. “I actually have a half share in the car with Iain Haining,” said McCulloch, […] Read more »

01 May: Granite at Leuchars Preview

… AW Autotech Granite Stages at Leuchars, Sat 4th May … This weekend’s AW Autotech Granite Stages at Leuchars is a counter in both the Cobble Shop Scottish Tarmack Rally Championship and the AS Performance North East England Tarmac Rally Championship, hence a number of ‘furrin’ competitors making the trip […] Read more »