Wednesday 31 August 2016

Rally - Grampian Gossip

When it comes to rallying, the World Rally Championship simply can't match the Scottish Rally Championship. Where else would you get castles, cakes, broken toes, wedding cars and bogus entries? On the basis that I couldn't possibly make it up, it's all perfectly true, and it's all here:

Tuesday 30 August 2016

Rally - Grampian Classes

That's the roundup of all the classes from the recent Coltel Grampian Stages Rally now in the on-line mag. I managed to get round most of the 93 crews but there are always some who have little or nothing to say, or maybe they're just shy. News & Blethers will follow tomorrow:

Monday 29 August 2016

Rally - Grampian Champion

That's the main Coltel Grampian Stages rally report now in the on-line mag. Class roundup and the usual Blethers to follow:

Saturday 27 August 2016

Road - Ford's Mustang

Do you think the Ford Motor Co. would let a certain Mr Bunnet, the Laird of MacHanical mayhem, loose in a 5 litre Ford Mustang? Surely not?

Scottish Rally Scene

If you've finished your special copy of 'Motorsport News' and the latest 'Truck & Driver' mag here's another excuse to burn the bedside light. Bob Irvine's latest tome is now available, so look out for it.

I don't know what Bob is on, but I hear that Red Bull has reported him to the International Olympic Committee drugs laboratory as having an unfair advantage over other 'energy providers' when it comes to expending work and effort. Each issue is quite simply a triumph of graft, goodwill and determination.

Inside the new issue are reports and pics from the RSAC Scottish, Summer Stages, Solway Coast and Mach 1 plus other interviews and articles. But here's the thing, what's a report from the Safari and Ypres doing in a magazine called 'Scottish Rally Scene'? You'll have to buy it to find out. It's only 4 quid a copy and it's available on Ebay or through Bob on Facebook at: