Resto Country Spares Standard Car Class Update – June 2022

Competition Report and Scores after 6 rounds We’ve had two Regularity Rally events recently. First was the Camcrusher run by FFCC in conjunction with the Marysville Stages – a Victorian Rally Championship (VRC) round and a Victorian Club Rally Series (VCRS) round: a mighty effort by John Roberts and his very capable team. The parking … Continue reading Resto Country Spares Standard Car Class Update – June 2022

Guest Speaker to lift the lid on the Portman book at June HRA meeting

Cover of the Book, "For Tonight We Ride"

Author and rally fan Bruce Keys will be our very special guest speaker at the June HRA meeting. Bruce Keys Bruce will talk to us about the stories behind his book, “For Tonight, We Ride”, the rally biography of champion rally driver Geoff Portman.  Bruce will reveal how it came to be and who we … Continue reading Guest Speaker to lift the lid on the Portman book at June HRA meeting

Competition Report – May 2022

Luke Sytema and Tracey Dewhurst standing next to their car

If you left the car in the shed, here’s what you missed The Marysville Stages on 7 May was the biggest rally since the last report with VRC, VCRS and the Camcrusher Regularity Rally all starting from Gallipoli Park on another cold, wet day. Whilst the VRC probably had the worst of the weather, they … Continue reading Competition Report – May 2022

The Experts Trial – Tough in the Old Days

Originally published with the Supp Regs for the 2022 Experts Trial Re-Visited Navigational Tour The first Experts Trial was run in July 1947. It was the brainchild of Alan Watkin, an experienced trials competitor who suggested to anyone who was interested “that a really hard trial should be staged”. He was as good as his … Continue reading The Experts Trial – Tough in the Old Days

Mapping New HRA Directions – 21 May 2022

Having long spoken of the importance of steering the HRA in a relevant direction for the next 10 years or so, sadly conditions worked against me with continual lockdowns, 5 Km restrictions, limits on indoor gatherings etc. to conduct this important meeting. With Steve Young’s approval, finally, we have set aside the date of Saturday … Continue reading Mapping New HRA Directions – 21 May 2022