Act now to catch the Thunder Dragon!

Entries are already being received for next year’s amazing Thunder Dragon Rally to Bhutan, amongst them Gerd and Birgit Buhler, Mark Robinson and Yvonne Fuller. The event is strictly limited to 30 vintage and classic cars of a type manufactured before 1982, so if you wish to join us we stongly advise you to act quickly…

The Road to Mandalay – Rally of the Year?

Rally Round is delighted to announce that the groundbreaking Road to Mandalay Rally — the first competitive event ever held in Myanmar/Burma — has been shortlisted for the 2014 Rally of the Year prize in the prestigious International Historic Motoring Awards. The eminent judges will make their final decision in the coming weeks, and the results…

The VSCC at Prescott Hillclimb

Just for the sheer fun of it – video footage from the VSCC 80th Anniversary Hillclimb at Prescott, held on 1 August 2014: http://youtu.be/tbCzDkGpgoQ

Breaking new ground in Bhutan

We have received exciting news from Liz Wenman and Barbara Shooter in Bhutan, as they plan a thrilling route for Rally Round’s 2015 Thunder Dragon Rally. They have been made to feel very welcome in this astonishingly beautiful little kingdom, and assure us that the hotels are well up to scratch, although they were obviously disappointed…

The first Thunder Dragon route recce

Preparations are already well underway for Rally Round’s amazing Thunder Dragon Rally, scheduled to run over three weeks in November 2015. Liz Wenman and Barbara Shooter are currently undertaking a route recce, travelling through India and Nepal to the wonderfuly spectacular yet little-known Kingdom of Bhutan, and you can read their latest reports on The Thunder Dragon event…

Paris-Madrid Rally in the media

The 2nd Paris-Madrid Rally has won high praise in the media, including Peter Baker’s report and picture gallery in Retro-Speed Magazine and James Mitchell’s feature in Collectors Car World. The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu has published a brief report on its experiences with the 1903 Napier, and there’s a comprehensive report and photos in Sports Car…

Rally Round launches new events for 2015-16

Rally Round is planning more spectacular driving adventures for 2015 and 2016, including the fabulous Thunder Dragon rally in Bhutan (November 2015) and the thrilling Haka Classic rally in New Zealand (November 2016). You can find out more by clicking on the rally plates at the top of this page.

Alastair Caldwell wins Paris-Madrid – again

Once again driving his sleek 1938 Alfa Romeo 6C SS Torpedino, 2013 Paris-Madrid Rally winner Alastair Caldwell has won the Charles Jarrott Trophy for the second year in succession, navigated on this occasion by Laurel Smith of the USA. They finished 134 seconds ahead Cornelis Willemse and Herman Schipper in a 1937 Hudson Century, whilst…