Monthly Archives: March 2017

My Newly Acquired Book About HRG Cars- “HRG The Sportsman’s Ideal”

Last week there was a comment on my website from Peter Davis about the driver and the navigator in a particular HRG car that competed in the 1948 Alpine Rally.  I had previously try to help Peter get to bottom … Continue reading

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1954 Triumph TR2 At The 2017 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

One of the more interesting cars that I saw at the 2017 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique was an Italian entry of a 1954 Triumph TR2.  In fact this was this not only an interesting car, this car was also very … Continue reading

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The 2018 Dakar Rally Route Is Announced

Yesterday the organizers of the Dakar rally announced the route for the 2018 Dakar.  The overall route of this event changes from year to year.  Next year the route will travel through Peru, Bolivia, and Argentina as shown below. 2018 … Continue reading

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The End Of Hemmings Sport & Exotic Car Magazine

My friend Gary Hamilton gave me some warning this morning.  And this afternoon the letter arrived that confirmed what Gary had advised me.  Hemmings Sport & Exotic Car magazine has passed into magazine afterlife.  The death notice is below. Letter … Continue reading

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2017 Dubai International Baja

I got an interesting email this week from Paul Henshall of the Toronto area.  I’ve known Paul for some time and he is well-known in the southern Ontario area for his long time involvement in rallying.  I am pleased that … Continue reading

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Another Article About The Criterium – This Time It’s 1975

My recent post about the 1978 Criterium du Montreal stage rally prompted Frank Beyer from upper New York stage to send me an article about the 1975 Criterium du Quebec.  This article about the 1975 Criterium du Quebec was published … Continue reading

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My Rally Board Set Up For The Baden Classic

This year, once again I will be navigating for Harald von Langsdorff in the Baden Classic in Germany.  A change this year is that we will be competing in Harald’s 1951 Mercedes-Benz 220 sedan.  This will likely be the oldest … Continue reading

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