Monthly Archives: February 2011

Rallying with a Curta Calculator – Part 2

This first instruction installment will just deal with two basic functions that can be done with the Curta calculator – addition and subtraction. Before we do either, let’s clear the Curta calculator.  This is done by holding the Curta in … Continue reading

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1965 Shelby Mustang GT350R

I have recently been reading the biography of Mark Donohue.  One of the larger cars that he raced early in his career was a 1965 Shelby Mustang GT350 factory competition car, which is referred to as the R Model.  He … Continue reading

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Frank Beyer’s Winter Challenge Rally Report

Women in Syracuse were walking around in bikinis the day before John Buffum’s Winter Challenge (meaning that there is too much water on the Finger Lakes for ice racing) but by Saturday our trip to Vermont involved a long detour … Continue reading

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The Inaugural WINTR Series Crowns the Champions

The WINTR Series just concluded last weekend with the running of the Winter Challenge Rally in Barre, Vermont.  This WINTR series was a Winter INTernational Rally series made up of six rallies with the best three results counting toward the … Continue reading

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Bahrain Unrest Affects the Formula One World

The recent and continuing unrest in the Middle East will have still unknown effects on the political world, but it will also impact the Formula One world as well.  The opening event of the 2011 Formula One season, the Bahrain … Continue reading

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2011 Classic Car Auction Schedule

The year is filled with classic car auctions where you can buy all sorts of great classic cars.  There always seems to be some very interesting classic cars on the auction market.  I have prepared a list of some of … Continue reading

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Rallying With A Curta Calculator – Part 1

Several weeks ago I wrote a brief report about a rally in which I had recently competed using a Curta calculator with some success.  I got a couple of emails about how to use the Curta calculator in a rally.  … Continue reading

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