RALLY 

WYEDEAN STAGES 2016

The Forest of Dean motor club have refused to let “The Dean Rally” be a victim of its own success and have demonstrated that they do not want to let these stages reside in the history books and lie un-used. The Picturesque Forest of Dean has long been home to these spectator friendly stages going right back to “the good old days” of the RAC rally. So in moving on from its “over successful years” (if that is at all possible), as a round of the BTRDA, it comes back…

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RACE 

BRITISH TRUCK RACING FINAL 2016

It’s November and its cold, so why the hell are we heading down to Brands Hatch for some roundy roundy stuff? Well it’s a Trucking good time that’s why! Motorsport Vision are hosting the final round of the 2016 British Truck Racing Championships and it you haven’t experience the site of these bad boys going sideways then oh boy are you missing out. These monsters on track can be scary, at least for the tyre walls but there are a treat to watch it you like something a little bit…

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RALLY 

WALES RALLY GB 2016

The wait for all UK rally fans is over; the stage was set for the World’s best drivers to tackle the legendary stages of North and Mid Wales in what can only be described as the highlight for every rally fan here in the UK. At the slightly earlier October time of the year the event was not its traditional season finale to the FIA World Rally Championships, a slightly controversial move by promoters Red Bull Media but at least Britain still had its round in the top flight world of…

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RALLY 

WALES RALLY GB | NATIONAL 2016

Running alongside the International event of Wales Rally GB there is an event for National crews with deep pockets who are wanting to measure their stage times against the world’s best. Each stage is run just the once for these crews and allows them to soak up the atmosphere of a World event right at home over the weekend in front of the crowds. Adding some variety as a whole the National rally see entrances from a vast range of cars, from the historic and clubman to the more modern…

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TRIALS 

DAVID MAITLAND TRIAL 2016

After our first taste of car trials we returned to Aston Farm in the shadow of Ivinghoe Beacon for another instalment from the Flacon Motor Club guys, this time it was in memory of club member David Maitland. The day started off a little on the wet side, so much so that I chicken out remained in the car for the first few runs and waited for it to let off but that did not stop the competitors carry on with their Dirty day out. As the day progressed the…

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ROAD 

CLASSICS ON THE GREEN 2016

Time and time again we find ourselves wondering around an array of wonderful metal at the “Classics On The Green” event, held in Croxley Green, Herts by the Watford & District Classic Vehicle Club. This particular meet was the September one which is coupled with the Carters Steam fair, so if the kids get bored at looking at cars, at least they can be amused while Dad reminisces over cars of his boy hood. As always, it’s always good to check out one of our local shows, maybe you should…

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RALLY 

NICKY GRIST STAGES 2016

It’s the middle of July and the weather up on the military ranges Senniebridge is not what we had hoped for, early morning mist struggled to clear and the rain just kept on coming. But this event is a bit of a bonus, where in the words of the Spice Girls, “Two Become One”, yes that rights the MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) and the BTRDA Forest Rally Championships meet on the gravel stages of the Epynt to do battle.

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