Monthly Archives: November 2015

A Mercedes-Benz AMG GLA For The Ithaca Winter Rally

It appears that I will be taking part in this year’s Ithaca Winter Rally.  I am looking forward to this for a variety of reasons, but one of them is that the driver for whom I will be navigating has … Continue reading

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After 20 Years Fred Gallagher Steps Down As Clerk Of The Course For Rally GB

Last weekend Fred Gallagher completed his final Rally GB as the Clerk of the Course.  As he stepped aside, he was honored for his long service to this major World Championship Rally.   The Rally GB folks issued a press … Continue reading

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Entry List For Argentina’s 2015 1000 Millas Sport Rally

In about two weeks, on November 25, 2015, the 2015 1000 Millas Sport rally will be getting underway in Argentina.  This event is very similar, and in fact has been modeled after the famous Mille Miglia in Italy.  The 1000 … Continue reading

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The Terratrip 202 Plus – A Good Basic Odometer

A couple of weeks ago I posted a report on this website about adding a Terratrip speedometer cable wheel sensor onto a speedometer cable.  This weekend I added the external mounted speedometer cable to our Subaru Outback in order to … Continue reading

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2016 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique Road Books Preparation Underway

I got a message last weekend from Jens Gandrup Jorgensen who prepares road books for sale to competitors in the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique.  He has been doing this for a number of years and many of his customers have … Continue reading

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The Ithaca Winter Rally Kicks Off The 2016 Finger Lakes Winter Rally Series

This earlier this week I got a message from Gary Thomas about the Ithaca Winter Rally.  This year it will be held on January 9, 2016 in Ithaca, New York.  In Gary’s message, he included a Ithaca Winter Rally poster … Continue reading

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Typical USA Time-Speed-Distance Rally Route/Timing Instructions

It occurred to me the other day that I occasionally post about how rallies from around the world are conducted, but I have posted very little about the details of American time-speed-distance rallies, mostly because it seems very common place … Continue reading

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Success At The 49th Covered Bridge Rally

This past weekend the 49th Covered Bridge Rally was held in Fairlee, Vermont.  Ted Goddard who has been the rally master at every Covered Bridge Rally and was once again for this running of the Covered Bridge Rally, was not … Continue reading

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C. A. N. May’s Book Covers The 1948 Alpine Rally

In a recent post about the 1949 book written by C. A. N. May, “Wheelspin Abroad”, I discussed the first half of his book which was written about his participation in the 1948 Lisbon Rally.  The second half of the … Continue reading

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Installing A Terratrip Speedometer Cable Pulse Generator Sensor

This past weekend I attached a Terratrip speedometer cable electronic pulse generator onto a stand-alone drive cable that I can attach to a wheel in order to drive a rally odometer.  In the past I have used this cable to … Continue reading

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