Archive for May 2015

Last call for the Thunder Dragon

    Bringing the number of nationalities represented to 10, the latest entry to this autumn’s Thunder Dragon Rally is from David and Adele Cohen of Vancouver, Canada, who will be driving a 1931 Ford Model A. With overall numbers restricted by the availability of hotel rooms in remote areas, this means that only one…

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Photographic memories from Rally Round

One hundred and twelve years ago, in the early hours of May 24, 1903, pioneering British motorsport hero Charles Jarrott roared away from Versailles on his Napier, the first car on the ill-fated Paris-Madrid road race. He and his fellow competitors were destined never to reach the Spanish capital. The race would be stopped at Bordeaux after a…

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Lord & Lady Laidlaw sign up for Paris-Vienna

 The 2016 Paris-Vienna Rally is attracting a huge amount of interest and countless enquiries to the Rally Round office. Our latest entrants are Jan Woien and Jan Hansen in a 1962 Maserati 3500GT, Gerd and Birgit Buhler (car TBC), Simon and Maria Shaw in a 1934 boat-tailed Blower Bentley, Albert de Mey and Nicolas Leonard…

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Heidi Winterbourne joins Rally Round

  Rally Round is delighted to announce that Heidi Winterbourne – formerly Director of the Endurance Rally Association (ERA) – has joined the company as Rally Co-ordinator, taking a pivotal role in business development and event organisation from concept to completion. She will also represent Rally Round at major events such as the Goodwood Revival,…

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Supercharged entries for Paris-Vienna

  The Paris-Vienna Rally, celebrating the epic race of 1902 but run in considerably more comfort over six days in June 2016, is already shaping up to be a great adventure, with early entries from six nations and a wonderful selection of vintage and classic cars.   Rally Round events are designed to appeal to…

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