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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Mille Miglia 2018: North American Entries

The organizers of the 2018 Mille Miglia have published the list of accepted cars and crews for the 2018 running of this prestigious event.  There are 450 entries that have been accepted.  Of these 38 entries have at least one … Continue reading

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Paris – Prague Rally Book Provides Nice Memories

This past week I was out in Montana on business and when I returned home I was very pleasantly surprised to find a souvenir book from the Rally Round folks who put on the Paris-Prague car rally last June.  In … Continue reading

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Interesting Ramble American Rogue For Sale

It is not common for me to advertise a car for sale.  There are lots of websites that do this and appear to be quite successful and profitable at it.  However one reader of this website has an interesting car … Continue reading

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