Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Story Of The Rallye Monte Carlo Historique Austin Healey Continues

Apparently the story of the Ex-Works Austin Healey 3000 continues.  I was sent a listing from Fiskens in London in which this Austin Healey was offered for sale. This Is One Of Five BMC Works Austin Healey 3000 Rally Cars … Continue reading

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Citroen Traction Avant At The Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

One of the more surprising cars that I saw at the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique was a Citroen Traction Avant.  Claude and Chantal entered this 1953 Citroen 11BL Traction Avant in the rally.  The Citroen Traction Avant is one of … Continue reading

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Upcoming May SCCA Rally Weekend In Wisconsin

This past week I got an email from Jim Crittenden inviting me to participate in two upcoming rallies that will be held back to back on May 20 & 21, 2017 in the Madison, Wisconsin area – the Roads Scholar … Continue reading

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Rauno Aaltonen Returns To Monte Carlo

2017 was the fiftieth anniversary of the 1967 victory by Rauno Aaltonen at the Monte Carlo Rally in a Mini.  To commemorate that victory, BMW entered a Mini Cooper S in the 2017 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique that was crewed … Continue reading

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Follow-Up Information On The Ex-Works Healey At The 2017 RMCH

As a result of my recent post about the 1961 Austin Healey 3000 that was entered by Adam Lindemann in the 2017 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique, David Scothorn sent me more information on this car. Ex-Works 1961 Austin Healey 3000 … Continue reading

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Planning Continues For The 2018 Trans America Challenge Rally

One of my major projects for 2017 is working on the details of the 2018 Trans America Challenge for the Endurance Rally Association.  The Endurance Rally Association (ERA) is the originator of today’s long distance rallies with a history that … Continue reading

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An American Enters A Big Healey In The 2017 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

In addition to myself, there was one other American resident competing in the 2017 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique.  Adam Lindemann entered a 1961 Austin Healey 3000.  But it wasn’t just an ordinary Austin Healey, this was an original BMC works … Continue reading

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