Monthly Archives: March 2018

More About The 1948 Alpine Rally HRG Car

Recently I got some additional information about the HRG cars from Peter Davis of England.  He and his Dad owned the HRG car that had registration number JLA 13 which I had shown in a previous post.  This was one … Continue reading

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Team Silver Baron 2018 Great Race “Hero” Cards

The 2018 Great Race is coming up soon and once again I will be part of Team Silver Baron as we compete is this 9-day long car rally from Buffalo, NY to Halifax, NS.  As has been done on several … Continue reading

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Route And Results Of The 1955 Great American Mountain Rally

This past week Jeff Becker, from New York, sent me a copy of an article that was printed in the New York Times in November 1955 about the 1955 running of the Great American Mountain Rally.  The story included the … Continue reading

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Making Repairs To My Brantz Retrotrip Odometer

The Brantz Retrotrip is a reasonably popular electronic/mechanical rally odometer that is used where average speed rally computers are not allowed and car owners are looking for an older style rally odometer.  I have had a Retrotrip for a few … Continue reading

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Stevens Rally Indicator: A Useful Circular Slide Rule For Rallying

Based on some discussions that were on Facebook recently, I wondered how many people remembered about the Stevens Rally Indicator or as it is often called, the Stevens rally wheel.  The Stevens rally wheel is a circular slide rule that … Continue reading

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Great American Mountain Rally Revival To End At Hemmings Motor News Headquarters

Gary Hamilton and I are pleased to announce that the folks at Hemmings Motor News based in Bennington, Vermont have agreed to allow the Great American Mountain Rally Revival to use their facilities as the rally end location.  Hemmings Motor … Continue reading

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The Upcoming Absolute Zero and the Route Of All Evil Rallies

I got an interesting email this afternoon from Frank Beyer.  Frank is an excellent car rally competitor, nice guy, and further, Frank likes the put interesting rallies together.  So when Frank says that he is working on a couple of … Continue reading

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