Monthly Archives: April 2016

The 2017 Dakar Rally Will Have A Different Look

The 2017 Dakar Rally route was announced a couple of days ago and it will be different from previous years.  This year the route will take the competitors through three countries – Paraguay, Bolivia, and Argentina. Not only is Paraguay … Continue reading

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Buy This Car And Get A Free Entry Into The Rallye Monte Carlo Historique!

As I noted in my last post about Dan Allven’s Alfa Romeo, Dan has decided to sell his 1964 Fiat 2300 S Abarth coupe.  This is the car that Dan and I competed in this year’s Rallye Monte Carlo Historique. … Continue reading

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Dan Allven’s 1962 Alfa Romeo 2600 Spider

Shortly after I competed in the 2016 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique as Dan Allven’s navigator, Dan bought a 1962 Alfa Romeo 2600 Spider.  The car has recently returned from a restoration shop in Italy where the car was restored to … Continue reading

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The Longest Hill: Darryl Hurter And The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb

One of the readers of this website who I keep in touch with is Darryl Hurter of Durban, South Africa.  Darryl has sent me part one of the story of his planned participation in this year’s Jaguar Simola Hillclimb in … Continue reading

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Some Additional Photos From The 2016 Baden Classic

When you take part in a rally it is very hard to find the time to take pictures.  Thankfully when Harald von Langsdorff and myself took part in the last weekend’s Baden Classic car rally which was based in Michelbach, … Continue reading

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Day 2 At The 2016 Baden Classic Brings Success

The second day of the 2016 Baden Classic started out wet and remained wet for most of the day.  This made things a little uncomfortable for the workers, especially those at Passage Controls where the marshal had the stamp your … Continue reading

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First Day Of 2016 Baden Classic

The first day of the 2016 Baden Classic car rally is in the book.  The weather was everything from showers to sunshine, but the our convertible top never came down as it was still chilly.  Most of the time the rain was not … Continue reading

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