Monthly Archives: November 2014

Road Books For The Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

This post is a follow-up to a recent post that I made about the 2015 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique and a comment made by Fred Gallagher.  Fred, who has competed both in the WRC version of the Monte Carlo Rally … Continue reading

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The Source Of The Bucket T Hot Rod

A couple of weeks ago I posted some pictures of one of my favorite hot rods – a Ford Bucket T.  One of those pictures is shown below. Ford Bucket T Hot Rod The other day I was looking at … Continue reading

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Final Results From The 2014 1000 Millas Sport Rally

The recently completed 2014 1000 Millas Sport Rally was won by the team of Juan Tonconogy/Barabra Ruffini driving a 1936 Riley Sprite.  This team had a score of 403.92 versus a score of 453.70 for the runner-up team. Winning 1936 … Continue reading

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2015 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique Entry List

The entry list for the 2015 Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique has been published by the organizers.  The event’s popularity is demonstrated with 314 entries at this time. A Mercedes-Benz On Snowy European Roads One of the names on the entry list … Continue reading

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Impressive Early Results From The 2014 1000 Millas Sport

I have been following the ongoing results of the 1000 Millas Sport rally in Argentina.  This is one of the top car rallies in the world.  As I noted in a recent post, the rally is heavily modeled on the … Continue reading

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Sunbeam Harrington Coupe

A few days ago I posted a story about Corey Sherman’s Triumph Dove GTR4.  The Triumph Dove was built by the Thomas Harrington Limited of Sussex.  Slightly earlier, in 1961, Harrington was involved in a similar project with the Rootes … Continue reading

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2014 World Rally Championship Final Standings

With the 2014 World Rally Championship season ending last weekend at the Rally GB, Sebestien Ogier has won his second World Rally Championship title in a row.  This past year Ogier, along with his co-driver, Julien Ingrassia won a total … Continue reading

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2015 Ithaca Winter Rally Coming Up In January

As winter approaches it is time to mark your calendars with the dates of good winter rallies.  Here in the northeast USA, some of the best winter rallies are the held as part of the Finger Lakes Winter Rally series. … Continue reading

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2014 1000 Millas Sport Timing Sheet

Last week I posted a report on the upcoming 1000 Millas Sport rally in Argentina.  This rally is very similar to the well known Mille Miglia in Italy.  as I noted in that post, the organizers of the 1000 Millas … Continue reading

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2015 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

In late January, the 18th Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique, one of Europe’s major historic rallies will be held all across Europe.  The rally will start in five cities in 2015: Glasgow Barcelona Copenhagen Rheims Turin Competitors can choose which city that … Continue reading

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