Monthly Archives: September 2015

Sebastien Loeb To Compete In 2016 Dakar Rally

During the 2014 Dakar rally I predicted on this website that 9-time World Rally Champion, Sebastien Loeb, would be competing in the 2015 Dakar Rally.  Well I was wrong, and at the start of the 2015 Dakar Rally, I admitted … Continue reading

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Frank Jenkins Is Selling His Sunbeam Alpine At The Upcoming Hershey Auction

Frank Jenkins of Massachusetts is going to be putting his 1954 Sunbeam-Talbot Alpine Mk. I Special up for sale at the upcoming RM Sotheby’s Action in Hershey, Pennsylvania on October 8 & 9, 2015.  I have seen this car up … Continue reading

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New Dakar 2016 Route Announced

Just a few weeks ago the government of Peru announced that it would no longer be part of the 2016 Dakar.  As a result of Peru’s withdrawal, the Dakar organizers had to quickly come up with a new route that … Continue reading

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Guinness Book Of Rallying Now In My Library

In the last couple of weeks I have added yet another rallying book to my collection.  This new addition is “The Guinness Book Of Rallying” which was written in 1991 by John Davenport.  I had been looking to buy this … Continue reading

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This Late 1954 Corvette Is Colorful

About two months ago, on July 16, 2015, I posted a story on the early six-cylinder Corvettes which featured a white 1954 Corvette that I seen at a car show in Dedham, Massachusetts.  In that post I wrote: “All of … Continue reading

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Any Interest In A Mille Miglia/1000 Millas Sport Training Day?

Each year a number of Canadians and Americans enter the famous Mille Miglia rally and to a lesser extent its Argentine counterpart, the 1000 Millas Sport.  In general, unfortunately the bulk of the North American teams in these events finish … Continue reading

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My New Smiths Rally Clock Completes The Pair

I am pleased that I was recently able to add a Smiths Rally Clock to my rally navigator’s tool box.  This clock is a mechanical watch that was widely used in its country of origin, England. It has a good … Continue reading

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