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Daily Archives: October 28th, 2013

Molly Taylor Val D'orciaIt was a successful weekend for Molly Taylor with Citroen Ds3 R3 at the Ronde della Val d’Orcia, an Italian gravel rally in the heart of Tuscany.

The event featured one 11-km stage repeated 4 times, and attracted a field of 114 cars including WRC, S2000 and S1600 in action on the former WRC Sanremo rally stage. Read More »

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Citroen Spain13– Hirvonen/Lehtinen seal third place in Spain, as Sordo/del Barrio retire from home round
– Hanging dust proved challenging throughout Sunday morning, compromising Hirvonen’s attack
– Al-Qassimi misses out on points finish, struggling to maximise set-up changes Read More »

The country’s oldest motor club, catering for both bikes and cars, is seeking a permanent sponsorship deal for their three annual long-distance classic trials, which have been held each year since the first decade of the last century. Still retaining their original character, they are the only events of their type in the country. All ages of vehicle are catered for in the appropriate class, but the course remains much as it was in classic days, so today’s competitors can see how present machinery compares with their father’s.

When the Motor Cycling Club Ltd (MCC) was founded in 1901 by a small bunch of motorcyclists, the first major event was the London to Edinburgh Trial, followed a few years later by the similar Lands End and Exeter Trials, by which time cars were also admitted and soon outnumbered bikes by about two to one, where the membership of about 800 remains today. Read More »