Monthly Archives: April 2018

Day 2 Recce For the 2018 Great American Mountain Rally Revival

This past weekend Gary Hamilton and I went out for our second weekend of the recce for the Great American Mountain Rally Revival.  While we had successes, we did have many challenges this weekend.  This report and photos outline some … Continue reading

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Our Rally Car For The 2018 Baden Classic

This past weekend I was competing in the 2018 Baden Classic car rally in Germany.  I was the navigator for Harald von Langsdorff in his 1951 Mercedes-Benz 220 sedan.  Harald’s car is shown below. 1951 Mercedes-Benz 220 Sedan While this … Continue reading

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A Driver Route Reminder Tool

This past week I got an email message from Dan Allven about his Volvo PV544 that we competed with in the 2017 Rallye Monte Carlo Historique.  The photo below shows us on a road somewhere in the south of France … Continue reading

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Team Phoenix Arises For 2018 Great Race

At last years’ 2017 Great Race, David Wells played a key part on our rally team.  David took the lead in building Harald von Langsdorff’s Mercedes-Benz 350SLC and then was a member of the service crew.  While he did a … Continue reading

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Additional Photos From The Day 1 Great American Mountain Rally Revival Recce

There are three additional photos that I want to share from the recce that Gary Hamilton & I did for Day 1 of the Great American Mountain Rally Revival.  We saw a number of interesting things during our recce and … Continue reading

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Report From The Day 1 Recce Of the Great American Mountain Rally Revival

This past Saturday and Sunday Gary Hamilton and I did a recce of Day 1 of the route of the Great American Mountain Rally Revival.  We traveled on some back roads through New York, Massachusetts, and Vermont to measure and … Continue reading

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Rupert Jones: A Motorsporting Clergyman

In a move that probably surprises no one who might read this webpage from time to time, I have added another book to my half vast library of car rally books.  This new addition is an autobiography by Rupert Jones, … Continue reading

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