Monthly Archives: January 2012

The second day

Some snow to play in now. It is apparent that above around 800m there is snow on the ground. The main roads are clear but as expected the minor ones we use are icy. No dramas before lunch, just a … Continue reading

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A late night for some.

Poor Joe Reynolds had his engine blow at lunchtime today and thought he may have to retire the MG Magnette. A new race engine was found in Germany and as I speak is being installed in the Hotel car park … Continue reading

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The first day

Sunday was anything but sunny. Grey and cold but other than a couple of snow flurries, dry roads so far… The day started with a test in a car park, it went efficiently with no drama. Regularities followed and as … Continue reading

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If I’m on a rally I must be a Dutchman!

The organisers must have seen me so often that they now think I’m Dutch! An honorary ‘Cloggie’ for the week. It could have been worse I suppose! Now for the largest and most unlikely car since a 6/110 Austin Westminster … Continue reading

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The Winter Trial Starts Here

The best way to fly is from the most excellent BA T5 terminal. Drop off is a joy being right by the M25 and the terminal very civilised. Even the security ‘goons’ are pleasant! Take off in 35 mins to … Continue reading

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