Author Archives: Steve McKelvie

Great Blog Stories About the 2018 Great American Mountain Rally Revival

This past week I have had the pleasure of reading Greg Davis’ blog about his and his wife, Lynn’s, adventures in the Great American Mountain Rally Revival.  And it was quite an adventure for them to be sure. Greg & … Continue reading

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Sad News About Two Great Race Participants Who Connected On Mount Washington

I got a sad email today from Jeff Stumb, the Director of the Great Race about the deaths of two Great Race participants who were involved in a life or death experience this summer on Mount Washington during the Great … Continue reading

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Route Of The 2019 Mille Miglia Announced

In 2019 the prestigious Mille Miglia rally will be held from May 15 to May 18.  As always the Mille Miglia will consist of the circular route that begins and ends in Brescia, Italy.  The route of the rally is … Continue reading

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Saab Wins 1956 Great American Mountain Rally!

This week when I was driving Fred Gallagher back to my house after the Great American Mountain Rally Revival, Fred discovered that there was an original advertisement from the February 1957 issue of Motor Trend for sale on eBay in … Continue reading

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The Great American Mountain Rally Revival Is Completed!

I am pleased to be able to say that the Great American Mountain Rally has been revived.  After a gap of a little over 60 years, the 2018 Great American Mountain Rally has just been completed.  The last time the … Continue reading

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Mounting An Odometer Wheel Sensor Using A Wheel Plate

Over the years I have installed a wheel sensor on many different cars, usually in about 20 minutes on the day of a rally.  This is a common occurrence for an itinerant rally navigator.  Often when I get asked to … Continue reading

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New Book About Long Time Rally Co-Driver/Navigator Willy Cave

I have just received a copy of a very interesting book about one of England’s most well-known co-driver/navigator – Willy Cave.  This book, “Putting Willy Cave On The Map”, has just been written by Pablo Raybould. I am really enjoying … Continue reading

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