Monthly Archives: August 2016

Success At The Swedish Car Day At Larz Anderson Museum

Today, August 28, 2016 was 17th annual Swedish Car Day at the Larz Anderson Museum of Transportation in Brookline, Massachusetts.  I have attended this show several times in the past, but today I went primarily to take a close look … Continue reading

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Update To My Navigator’s Timing Notes For The Mille Miglia

Once again I have updated my navigator’s notes for the Mille Miglia.  These notes are written to help a rookie navigator or first timer in this event understand how timing and course following at this prestigious rally are conducted. The … Continue reading

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Good Book About Studebaker Cars

Once again I have been adding to my library of books about cars and rallies.  This time I acquired a book about the now-defunct automobile manufacturer, Studebaker.   This is a relatively recent book, by my standards, that was written … Continue reading

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I Will Be Navigating In The 2017 Paris To Prague Rally

This week I accepted an opportunity to be the navigator for Michael Eatough in next year’s Paris to Prague Rally.  This rally will run from June 11 to June 17, 2017.  The route of this rally should be very interesting. … Continue reading

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Dakar 2017 Has A New Look

The route of the 2017 Dakar Rally has been announced this week.  The route has new look as compared to other years.  This year the rally will begin in Asuncion, the capitol of Paraguay and end in Buenos Aires, Argentina. … Continue reading

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I Will Be Helping With The ERA’s Trans-America Challenge in 2018

On Friday the Endurance Rally Association announced that they will be hosting the Trans-Am Challenge in 2018.  The rally will start in Charleston, South Carolina on May 26, 2018 and end 23 days later in Seattle, Washington on June 17, … Continue reading

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An Example Of It’s Not All Over Until It’s All Over In A Car Rally

I have just finished reading Robert Connor’s book “The 1968 London To Sydney Marathon”.  I mentioned previously that I had just bought this book.  The book is written in the fashion of a number of individual, yet connected, stories about … Continue reading

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