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Silverstone event proper!

Silverstone! The most famous circuit in the country and one of the fastest in F1. Home of the British Grand Prix and scene of me and my Midget’s sprint debut. Just typing that has made my heart beat a little … Continue reading

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Silverstone Sprint (part of MG Live!)

Trusty assistant Rob and I drove down to Silverstone this evening and after some searching (and slightly sarcastic remarks from “proper” MG racers we asked for directions) we eventually found the paddock. The car was running well and I was … Continue reading

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MGCC Linc autotest

This was organised by the MG Car Club Lincolnshire branch (but held in Norfolk) as a warm up for the California cup, the big autotest at MG live in Silverstone. For me, it didn’t go as well as the first … Continue reading

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Sporting Car Club of Norfolk mixed surface Autotest

First up was the Sporting Car Club of Norfolk mixed surface autotest, held at, but not on, the Snetterton race circuit one glorious Thursday evening in June. Unusually, SCCON autotests require a passenger buy my usual rally navigator, Rob, pulled … Continue reading

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Hughes 2009 tomorrow!

Rob and I are in Kent! Car bumbled its way down this afternoon for scrutineering. Car passed fine. Lots of very serious looking competitors with serious looking cars. Some seem to be here for a laugh but not many. Will … Continue reading

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Rally training with HRCR

Rob and I drove to a training course about classic rallying run by the HRCR. To be honest there wasn’t much for me to do because the real skill is the driver. A preparation expert had a look over the … Continue reading

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