Monthly Archives: February 2018

1963 Monte Carlo Rally Plate From Bo Ljungfeldt’s Ford Falcon

This week I took delivery of a 1963 Monte Carlo Rally plate that I recently purchased.  The plate is the actual rally plate that was on the hood of the 1963 Ford Falcon Sprint that was entered by the Ford … Continue reading

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Michael Eatough’s Peking To Paris Car Is Taking Shape

Michael Eatough continues to improve his 1966 Mercedes-Benz 230S rally car.  In the near term Michael will be competing in the 2018 Trans America Challenge being held by the Endurance Rally Association.  Further to that Michael has also entered this … Continue reading

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2016 Peking To Paris Book From Endurance Rally Association

I recently acquired another book about the Peking To Paris Motor Challenge.  This book is “Driving The Impossible” by Gerard Brown.  This is the official book documenting the 2016 Peking To Paris Motor Challenge.  The book is available from the … Continue reading

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Our 2018 Winter Challenge Plans Fail To Materialize

Several days ago I posted on this website that Frank Beyer and I were going to compete together in this weekend’s Winter Challenge rally that is being held in Barre, Vermont. Alas, that is not going to happen.  I got … Continue reading

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2018 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique Rally Ends With Disappointment And A Gala Dinner

The 2018 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique ended in disappointment.  One of the teams that I was following and hoping to have a good result was Michael Bruns/Frank Westenburger in their 1965 Ford Falcon. Michael and Frank were having an epic … Continue reading

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Bruns/Westenburger Move Up The 2018 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique Standings

Michael Bruns/Frank Westenburger in their 1965 Ford Falcon Sprint have moved up the standings in the 2018 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique to second overall after 10 of 14 timed stages.  This is very impressive. The leaders after the second timed … Continue reading

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Muller/Spiesberger Leading The 2018 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

The Concentration Run of the 2018 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique is complete and I am pleased to say that the leading team is Michael Muller/Gerhard Spiesberger in Michael’s 1977 Saab 99EMS.  This is quite a feat considering that the rally … Continue reading

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