Monthly Archives: June 2011

2011 Mass Challenge Rally Entry Form

I have posted an entry form for the upcoming 2011 Mass Challenge rally as a “pdf” file.   The entry form can be accessed by clicking on ther following link:  2011 Mass Challenge entry form[1] If you have any questions about … Continue reading

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Yenko Stinger: The Corvair That Got Respect

Last Sunday, at the All Chevy Show in Cumberland, RI, I saw a nice example of a Yenko Stinger.  The Yenko Stingers were Corvairs that were heavily modified by Yenko Chevrolet, a car dealer in Cannonsburg, PA, to be very … Continue reading

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Frank Beyer’s SCR24/2 Rally Report

SCR24/2, PITTSBURGH PA, JUNE 18, 2011 I brought the old Forester out of hibernation after a rest following the WINTR SERIES, heading southwest through the woods, taking the long way on as many dirt roads as I could through northwest … Continue reading

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1953 Corvette Modern Look-a-Like

Recently I posted about a 1951 Ford Modern look-a-like that I saw in Ashland, MA.  I mentioned at that time that I had seen a 1953 Corvette modern look-a-like before.  Well, it turns out that I happened to see another … Continue reading

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Climb To The Clouds: 2010 Mount Washington Hillclimb

I got an email from Jim Blumenfeld last night about the Mount Washington Hillclimb which was held this weekend. I have included in this posting Jim’s email about the Mount Washington Hillclimb: Steve: Just got back from Mount Washington.  It … Continue reading

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The Triumph TR Cars – Triumph TR3

This post is a follow up to a previous post about the Triumph TR2.  The Triumph TR3 replaced the Triumph TR2 in October 1955.  The Triumph TR3 was not a drastic change from the TR2.  The same 4-cylinder 1,991cc engine … Continue reading

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SMCC 2011 Economy Run/Rally

Last weekend, the Sports Motor Car Club of Montreal held their 2011 Economy Run/Rally.  A good sign for this type of event was that the number of entrants increased over the number of entrants that turned out for the 2010 … Continue reading

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Come Out to the Mass Challenge Rally on July 30, 2011 in Auburn, MA

Mass Challenge Rally July 30, 2011 A 150-mile± New England Championship Time-Speed-Distance (lightly trapped) Course Rally   Start at the Hampton Inn, Auburn MA  Finish at Periwinkle’s Auburn, MA Multi-format route instructions Registration at 10:30 AM Rally Starts at 12:55 … Continue reading

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2011 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion Poster

I saw the poster for this year’s Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.  This event will be held from August 19 to 21.  For those of you on the west coast of the United States, or who … Continue reading

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The Triumph TR Cars – The Triumph TR2

Kelly Silverthorn and I were recently exchanging emails about the Triumph TR cars. As a result of those emails, I decided to post some information about these cars.  Most of this information was sourced from a book written in 1977 … Continue reading

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