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Daily Archives: July 11th, 2015

After a 2015 REIS-RAVENOL BTRDA Rally Championship season devoid of luck in recent rounds, Cumbrian rally driver Paul Bird returned to his winning ways by claiming victory on today’s Nicky Grist Stages Rally for a second successive year and in doing so, thrust himself back into contention for the title.Birdy_NG11 Read More »

nickygrist15 (2)After what felt like a long time away we were back to UK rallying for the Nicky Grist Stages and a great field had been assembled. Stephen Petch & Ian Windress (Fiesta R5+) and Charlie Payne & Carl Williamson (Fiesta) were joint fastest through the first stage, with Jamie Anderson & Jon Scott (Lancer WRC) fastest on stage 2, leaving a different look to the top of the standings. A blistering pair of times through stages 3 & 4 saw Paul Bird & Aled Davies (Focus WRC) take the lead which he never let slip. Euan Thorburn & Richard Cooke (Focus WRC) and David Weston & Kirsty Riddick (Impreza WRC) were locked in a close battle for 2nd place. Stage 6 would see Thorburn lose ground despite 2 fastest stage times in the final 4, so it was Weston who took 2nd overall from his fellow Scotsman. Read More »