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Mark Gamble, is heading to the AGBO Stages again this weekend, alongside his usual co-driver, Steve Link, in the Suzuki Swift S1600, as a shakedown for the Manx National Rally in May.

The Pairing had a great outing on last year’s AGBO Stages, where they finished a very credible 8th Overall, and first Front Wheel drive. Read More »

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Mark Gamble, and co driver; Steve Link are heading to Ludlow this weekend to compete on the Event Signs Woodpecker Stages, at the wheel of their new Subaru Impreza N11.

Off the back of the crew’s last great outing in the Swift, on the Mini Epynt stages, where they finished a brilliant 8th overall, they are ready and raring to go and to try out something different.

This will be the 4th different Subaru that Gamble has used on as many events. Having hired all the past cars, it has always been tricky to learn and get to grips with them each time. Read More »

Gamble Manx Nat16dMark Gamble & Co-Driver; Steve Link, are tackling the Welsh Marches Mini Epynt Stages this weekend, with the aim to get some more positive millage after their sad ending on their last outing in the Isle of Man.

The Suzuki Swift pair are heading into this event after some mixed fortunes in the Isle of Man. Having set some great pace early on, leading the National B Rally by 36 seconds, as well as setting multiple top 5 stage times, it ended with a very unfortunate retirement, holing the radiator early on in the 2nd leg, meaning it wasn’t worth risking damaging the engine, trying to get to the end of the stage with no water. Read More »

Gamble Manx Nat16aMark Gamble & Co-Driver; Steve Link, had an awesome run, until it came to an abrupt end, holing the radiator on the second stage of the Saturday leg.

The Suzuki Swift duo set a blistering pace from the word go, with an 8th fastest time through the Ramsey stage, only 0.2 seconds off Damian Cole in his Fiesta WRC. Read More »

Gamble AGBO16Mark Gamble & Steve Link are making their return to the Isle Of Man next weekend after 5 years away, having won the Suzuki Swift Sport Cup on their last visit.

The pairing will be tackling the Manx National Rally, starting in Douglas next Friday night, starting with 5 stages in the darkness, then continuing on through the Saturday, with a further 9 stages, finishing back at the Grandstand at 3:43pm. Read More »

Gamble pre-Woodpecker15The Kumho Tyres shod Swift pairing are aiming to take no less than the 1400 honours next weekend, when they will be tackling the Event Signs Woodpecker Stages Rally on Saturday 5th September which they took the 1400 victory on last year.

The event, starting in Ludlow, Mid Wales is a counting round of the BTRDA Kick Start 1400 Rally Championship, of which Mark Gamble & his co-driver; Steve Link last competed in the Plains Rally back in May, where they led the first stage until they unfortunatley retired with a mechanical issue. Read More »

Gamble pre-Plains15aFollowing on from the fantastic result at last weekend’s Rallycross event, the Kumho Tyres backed driver was keen and eager to get going, and that he did at yesterday’s Pre Plains Test at the Sweet Lamb Rally Complex in Wales.

The Wolverhampton based man is looking to take the Kick Start 1400 win on his debut of the new S1400 Swift, afer gaining a great feeling and setup with the car yesterday. Read More »

Gamble made a fantastic British Rallycross debut at the weekend, where he finished a very credible 2nd place in the Super 1600 category, a result he is over the moon with after gong into the event completely blind.

The Kumho Tyres backed driver lead the S1600 final from the start, beating front runner and main rival; Craig Lomax, until the car developed an engine fault caused by overheating, but he still managed to clinch a brilliant 2nd place in the event in the Jam Motorsport ran Suzuki Swift. Read More »

Gamble Rallycross PembreyWolverhampton based rally driver Mark Gamble will embark upon his first event of the 2015 season on Sunday 10th of May, and it’s a brand new venture for him. He will be tackling the 3rd round of the British Rallycross Championship at Pembrey next weekend.

After a string of frustrating teething issues with his newly built Suzuki Swift rally car, Mark fancied trying his hand at Rallycross. Read More »

Cumbrian rally driver Paul Bird scored a hard fought victory in the 2014 Eventsigns Woodpecker Stages Rally on Saturday in his Ford Focus WRC. Co-driven by Aled Davies, Bird took the lead from the very first stage of the day and after 44 miles of treacherous conditions in the Shropshire and Powys forests, crossed the finish ramp with a 27 second advantage over the second placed Steve Perez in a similar Focus WRC.WOODPECKERPaulBird_RallysportMedia Read More »