How to follow the spectacular Odyssey Italia

Final event preparations are complete and in the Italian Riviera resort of Sanremo, the Grand Hotel Des Anglais now eagerly awaits the arrival of the Rally Round team, 42 competitors and cars ranging from a 1924 Bentley to a brace of 1973 Chevrolet Corvettes, all set to take part in the 2017 Odyssey Italia. Flagged…

Paris-Prague Rally Round

An invitation to enter the 2018 Paris-Amsterdam Rally

With a deep-rooted passion for veteran and vintage machinery, Rally Round has traditionally run a period-dressed event each summer to celebrate the heroic pioneers of early motoring. In 2018, we have two particularly significant anniversaries to commemorate. It will be 130 years since Bertha Benz, wife of automobile inventor Karl Benz, made the world’s very…

Flight of the Condor 2019 – a South American adventure

Rally Round is thrilled to announce a fantastic new driving adventure for November-December 2019 – Flight of the Condor. On this breathtaking journey through three of the most spectacular countries South America – Colombia, Ecuador and Peru – you’ll discover stunning coastlines, soaring peaks, vibrant rainforest, ancient mysteries and amazing cultures, and this being a…

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The Second Thunder Dragon Rally

Rally Round’s safety record is second to none, and we are determined to keep it that way. Nevertheless we are sorry to report that due to the ongoing unrest in Darjeeling we have been obliged to cancel the Second Thunder Dragon Rally that was scheduled to take place in March and April 2018. We apologise…

Sunshine and smiles on the Paris-Prague Rally

“The best event yet” was the unanimous verdict from competitors and organisers alike as they celebrated the finish of Rally Round’s sun-drenched Paris-Prague Rally (June 11-17). Covering slightly more than 2,000km in six days and passing through some of the most spectacular regions of France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic, Paris-Prague was the…

Rally Round 2017 Samurai Challenge winners Martinus & Josephina Aaldering

The Samurai Challenge – a rally to remember

Once again we’d like to say ‘Omedetoo gozaimasu‘ – congratulations in Japanese – to Martinus and Josephina Aaldering [pictured above] for driving their 1937 Alvis Speed 25 to an emphatic victory in last month’s groundbreaking Samurai Challenge, and of course to every finisher and award winner. This was the first international classic rally competition ever…

New partnership with AMOC Racing

Rally Round is delighted to announce a new partnership with AMOC Racing. The Aston Martin Owners Club (AMOC) has been organising motorsport events since the Second World War – a heritage that AMOC Racing continues to this day with friendly competition for everything from prewar sports cars to modern GT4 machines. Working closely with the…

Entries pour in for Rally Round Africa 2018

Our recently launched African adventure is already more than one-third full, with a truly international entry list. In the vintage category we have Canadian couple David and Barbara Berks in their 1929 Chrysler 75, a veteran of our 2016 Haka Classic Rally amongst others. Post-war entries so far include two more Haka Classic crews, Germans…

Pictures from our expeditions, 2012-2016

We are pleased to announce that Rally Round’s new photo galleries are now up and running on our website. What’s more, whether you simply like a particular image or want a tangible and evocative souvenir of a rally you have taken part in – for yourself, or as a gift – you can easily purchase…

Odyssey Italia – the right crowd and no crowding

A luxurious rally experience awaits on our exclusive Odyssey Italia (10-24 September) as we explore the legendary rally roads and landscapes of the Mediterranean, enjoying superb cuisine and staying in first-class hotels in world-renowned locations such as Porto Cervo. However, the dates announced on December 31 for the Rallye Elba Storico (a round of the…