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GAMRR2019

Hello former and potential Great American Mountain Rally (GAMRR) participants. I wanted to reach out to you about GAMRR2019.  Obviously the untimely passing of Steve McKelvie has had a profound impact on the planning of the 2019 event. This event … Continue reading

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Rally Collection For Sale

We are going to start selling off some of Steve’s rally computers, timers, and various other rally related stuff. He loved collecting and I’m sure he’d want these things to stay in the community. I’ve compiled a list and pictures … Continue reading

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With Great Sadness

It’s with great sadness I must tell you that my father in law Steve McKelvie has unexpectedly passed. He had a love for anything mechanical since his childhood and when he was introduced to the rally community via my brother … Continue reading

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A Frontenac (The Canadian Falcon) 60th Anniversary Reunion

This could be a small reunion!  The Frontenac was a one-year only car that was sold in Canada only as a Canadian version of the 1960 Ford Falcon.  I made far more complete postings about this car on January 25, … Continue reading

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Swedish Article About The 1956 Great American Mountain Rally

Recently I posted a story that was published in the December 10, 1956 issue of Sports Illustrated about the 1956 Great American Mountain Rally.  In that post I asked to be made aware of any other stories about the Great … Continue reading

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The 1969 Mustang E: A Very Rare Mustang

Recently I was contacted by Tim Wise who told me about a car that he has – a 1969 Mustang E.  This is a car that I have never heard of.  Apparently it was built by Ford specifically to compete … Continue reading

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Sports Illustrated Report On The 1956 Great American Mountain Rally

For some years I have been searching for information about the original runnings of the Great American Mountain Rally.  Recently Gary Hamilton found a report about the 1956 Great American Mountain Rally in the December 10, 1956 issue of Sports … Continue reading

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Updated 2019 Great Race Route Information

The 2019 Great Race is now completely sold out, but they have established a waiting list for the 2020 running of this event.  For the 2019 event more details of the route, showing more information on the overnight locations and … Continue reading

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First Two Canadians In The Monte Carlo Rally

I was looking through past issues of Canada Track & Traffic when I noticed the brief story shown below in a 1964 issue.  Apparently, the first two Canadians to enter the Monte Carlo Rally was the team of Sam Nordell … Continue reading

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Changes Coming To “Hemmings Classic Car” Magazine

Almost 2 years ago I posted on this website that Hemmings was going to cease publishing Hemmings Sport & Exotic Car magazine.  Several months later they did.  Those of us who had subscribed to  Hemmings Sport & Exotic Car were … Continue reading

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