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Victorian & Edwardian Motor Cars Book Review

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Victorian & Edwardian Motor Cars Book Review

Book Review – Victorian & Edwardian Motor Cars (By David Scott-Moncrieff) This is another of my internet finds, one of those books that have found their way via a charity shop or house clearance onto the final seller, usually one auction site or another. There are bargains to be located in such places and this book […]

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Dockside Delivery – Girder-fork Van at 70

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Dockside Delivery – Girder-fork Van at 70

Mention three wheeled transport from Tamworth and the first thing that flashes through most minds are two brothers from Peckham, a ‘plonka’ named Rodney and one yellow Robin. Whilst we jest now Reliant Engineering knew they had a ‘cushty number’ with their tri-wheeled commercial prior to the commencement of hostilities in 1939. The idea originated […]

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Shelsley Walsh Set For Roger Albert Clark Rally

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Shelsley Walsh Set For Roger Albert Clark Rally

Two spectator stages at the Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb will get the 2017 Roger Albert Clark Rally off to a spectacular start on Friday 10 November. Shelsley Walsh in Worcestershire is the world’s oldest motor sport venue using its original course and was first used in 1905. However, the rally will mark a first in […]

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Vanished Vehicles – Part 13

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Vanished Vehicles – Part 13

A look back over the past century and beyond at the manufacturers that once produced transport for the masses….

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The Malta Classic Car Collection – 2017

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The Malta Classic Car Collection – 2017

It has been a few years since my last visit to the Classic Car Museum in Qawra, much has changed with the addition of many new and recently restored vehicles plus a clever collection of period clothing, furniture and pictures to compliment the paint and chrome on show. What’s it all about? well as their […]

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Readers Rides…Floride – Chic French Fancy

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Readers Rides…Floride – Chic French Fancy

Marque loyalty is customary within the classic scene but one reader really only rides the Gallic glamour from the brothers Renault. Floride – Chic French Fancy There can be no denying that Renault’s Dauphine based sportster was ‘tres belle’; uncluttered Italian styling from Ghia’s Pietro Frua.  Chausson produced the sculptured panels that were assembled by […]

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Pritchard And Clarke Clinch BHRC Hat-Trick

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Pritchard And Clarke Clinch BHRC Hat-Trick

It was a winner-takes-all showdown in the Yorkshire forests between Pritchard/Clarke and Nick Elliott and Dave Price and Elliott was seven seconds up when he slid off for over a minute on the fourth stage

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New Look For Red Kite Stages In 2018

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New Look For Red Kite Stages In 2018

A new date, a new route and a partnership with Rally 2WD will give the Red Kite Stages a new look for 2018. In a break with tradition, this popular forest event from Amman and District Motor Club will move to the forests of South Wales on Saturday 23 June and will run to the […]

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Mintex MSA BHRC Title Race Heads To Isle Of Man

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Mintex MSA BHRC Title Race Heads To Isle Of Man

The Roger Albert Clark Rally Motor Club promotes the MSA BHRC under a five-year contract and 2017 will be the third year of that agreement. The calendar covers five gravel and three asphalt rallies

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Stunning Entry For Inaugural Masters Endurance Legends Race

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Stunning Entry For Inaugural Masters Endurance Legends Race

The entry for the opening race has a fascinating mix of early sports-prototype and late GT racers, all of which helped form sports car racing grids in period

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