23rd September 2019

AMY’s 18th Birthday Autotest

AMY’S 18TH BIRTHDAY GRASS PCA SATURDAY 13TH JULY 2019 AT NOON IN GUISELEY Airedale & Pennine Motor Car Club are running their second Production Car Autotest on grass at the hugely popular venue, kindly hosted by Mr & Mrs Busfield. There will be four tests laid out across the eleven acres of fairly level, fairly […]

Slaithwaite PCT

Production Car trial at Fixby run by Slaithwaite on Tuesday July 2nd. The Tuesday evening daylight in the middle of summer lasts until very late and a 7.15pm start was somewhat alarming but all was fine. A lovely evening of driving carefully through long grass by around a dozen entrants saw a mixture of Austin […]

2019 Yorkshire Dales Classic Trial

Well the biggest event in the club calendar has run and only the big tidy up and results remain. After six months of planning and many visits to Nidderdale the event went well and we have lots of positive feedback from drivers in all classes. Just for a change the class eights were joined in […]

Rupert wins again

Derwydd Car Trail 2019 Bala and district motor clubs Derwydd event is the first of the two events that make up the first Welsh week, straight after the rescheduled Somerset weekend before, four events back to back! Great fun! It nearly didn’t happen after the Mathews Auto Salvage trail was cancelled, but thankfully Bala MC […]

The Manx 2019

Malcolm Davey and Paul Slingsby recently competed on the Manx National Rally. Mike Fox and Dave Rowe came along to service. They sat off from Malcolm’s on the Wednesday morning, Paul and Mike in Paul’s VW Touareg towing the rally car in its trailer, followed by Malcolm and Dave in Malcolm’s motorhome. They were heading […]

Ian’s Weekend

Mini Mid Life Crisis. Remember the 80’s and 90’s grassroots motorsport and a group from Lucas Aerospace joining A&PMCC. I was there, always keen but lacked talent. Used to run a Fiesta, then Escort and Porsche. Still am, do and kept the RWD toys. Then career/family take over and cars stay in the garage for […]

CONQUERING THE DEVILS 20 OCTOBER 2018

The Devil’s Own rally has its origin back in the glory days of the Motoring News Road Rally Championship of the 1970’s and early 1980’s. Those old enough to remember will recall the days of Group 4 Escort BDA’s, Chevette HSRs and TR8’s thundering down the lanes using pace-notes on the “selectives” timed to the […]

Roberts Garage Jersey Rally 2018

Dave Longfellow and Mark Broadbent record their first finish on Roberts Garage Jersey Rally 2018 17th October 2018, Mark Broadbent It was sixth time lucky for Dave Longfellow and Mark Broadbent last weekend, where they recorded their first finish after five successive mechanical issues from the previous five events they have entered together.  The Roberts Garages […]

Heroes Stages Rally 2018

23rd September 2018 – Roy Wadsley and Mark Broadbent retired from the 6th running of the Heroes Stages Rally run once again at Weeton Army Camp. The true cause unknown right now, although officially the crew have retired with no oil pressure. Weeton continues to be a tough venue for the clubman rally teams, featuring […]

2017 Pendragon Stages Rally – 26/27th August

This years event was again held at Warcop Army Ranges, situated just north of the A66 midway between Scotch Corner and Penrith. Paul and Dave joined me at the Davey homestead for the customary fish n chips before heading off. Mike was on holiday in the Greek Islands enjoying some sunshine whilst Mark was meeting […]