Monthly Archives: October 2012

A Look At the 1954 French Grand Prix Grid

Earlier this week I posted a brief note on this website about a photo that I had seen in the Peter Nygaard book “Juan Manual Fangio Photo Album”.  Another photo in this book that I found interesting is a photo of the start … Continue reading

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“Night Trial” Rally Was A Night Trial For Us

Last weekend Steve Levesque and I were entered in the Night Trial Rally which turned out to be a “night trial” for us.  The Night Trial Rally was held on Saturday October 13, 2012 in Bromont, Quebec.  The night rally … Continue reading

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I Add Another Book About An Endurance Car Rally

I have a fascination with the great long distance endurance car rallies.  I’d like to take part in one of these rallies some day.  In keeping with this interest, I have added another book to my library about this topic.  … Continue reading

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Graveyard Shift Rally Coming Up – Don’t Miss It!

A new rally here in the New England area, The Graveyard Shift Rally, is planned for Saturday October 27, 2012. I am going to be taking part in  this rally as the navigator for Chris Regan in his BMW E30 sedan.  … Continue reading

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The Mercedes-Benz 1955 Fast Car Transporter

Lately I have been reading a book by Peter Nygaard entitled “Juan Manual Fangio Photo Album”.  Obviously there are a number of photos in this book.  One that caught my interest was a 1955 photo of the Mercedes-Benz Formula 1 team drivers.  … Continue reading

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The Alfa Elite: This A-Box Rally Computer Rates An “A”

In the next two rallies that I will be competing in, the Night Trial in Quebec and the Graveyard Shift in New Hampshire, I will be using an Alfa Elite rally computer.  I have had this rally computer for about 9 years … Continue reading

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1948 Chrysler Town & Country – An Elegant Woodie

When most people hear about a “woodie” car, they think of the “woodie” station wagons that became somewhat famous during the mid-1960 surfing craze made popular by the Beach Boys.  However there are other “woodies” out there and the late 1940s Chrysler … Continue reading

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