Tag Archives: Great Race

David Wells Will Compete In The 2018 Great Race

This week I was pleased to get news that David Wells’ entry into the 2018 Great Race has been accepted.  David was an important member of our Support Crew at the 2017 Great Race. David Wells (right) With Harald And … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Updated And Revised 2018 Great Race Route

I have been advised that the 2018 route of the Great Race has been revised and updated.  The locations of the overnight stops and the lunch stops have been provided  The new route is shown below. Updated And Revised 2018 … Continue reading

Posted in Great Race | Tagged | 3 Comments

Our Entry Into The 2018 Great Race Has Been Accepted

We got notice this week that our entry into the 2018 Great Race has been accepted.  As the field for this car rally has filled very quickly after entry is open in the last few years, this acceptance was a … Continue reading

Posted in Great Race | Tagged | 1 Comment

“Big Daddy” Don Garlits At The 2017 Great Race

The start of this year’s Great Race in Jacksonville, Florida featured “Big Daddy” Don Garlits as the official starter.  Don Garlits was the best of the best in Top Fuel drag racing in the USA from the late 1950s well … Continue reading

Posted in Great Race | Tagged , | 1 Comment

A Sunbeam Talbot 90 At The 2017 Great Race

One of the participating cars in the 2017 Great Race was, Car #120, the 1952 Sunbeam Talbot 90 that was entered by James and Wally Leach.  These British cars are not common here in the USA.  I first became aware … Continue reading

Posted in Great Race | Tagged | 1 Comment

Now At Home After Two Very Challenging Rallies

During the last month I have been so busy with participating in rallies that I have hardly had an opportunity to update this website.  First I went to Europe to compete in the Paris To Prague Rally, then I returned … Continue reading

Posted in Great Race, Paris To Prague Rally | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Day 1 At The 2017 Great Race

The 2017 Great Race started today with about 120 cars entered.  This is quite an event.  It is hard to describe the Great Race – it is an experience as much as it is a rally.  It seems that there … Continue reading

Posted in Great Race | Tagged | Leave a comment