David Hardie and John McCulloch won today's UsedCarParts Solway Coast Stages Rally. They beat John's son, Mark McCulloch and Craig Wallace by 46 seconds to clinch his first win on this event. Despite living locally David has never contested this event before.
His time for the 8 stages was 48m 43s with Mark scoring 49m 29s. Jim Sharp finished third on 50m 55s while Richard Dickson set about making up lost time after his morning puncture to finish in fourth place with 51m 32s. Also making up time as conditions dried out in the afternoon was Lee Hastings finishing fifth on 52m 45s.
1st 2WD was Steve Retchless in 6th place on 52m 50s ahead of Barry Lindsay in the wee Peugeot on 52m 53s.
There will be a FULL report on the rally on: www.jaggybunnet.co.uk on Monday night - late!