We haven’t really done any coverage of The Dakar this year, quite frankly because I am disappointed that there are no Canadian entries this year. That doesn’t however mean that there isn’t some great action happening. This video from Tom Coronel, a racer from the Netherlands, who was driving one of a pair of Chevy […]
On the first stage of the Colm Quinn BMW Galway International Rally earlier this year, the #51 Ford Escort MKII of Philip Greenlee and William Lynch broke a halfshaft, forcing the team to thrash and get the car back together. Back on route, Greenlee was pushing really hard when he mis-judged a hay bale chicane […]
Few things are as lovely as the sight of a Group B rally car at full chat in the snow, so we are happy to share YouTuber Marvdogger2‘s Christmas Group B compilation with you on Christmas Eve. Merry Christmas!
We’re not moving too quickly here in the Driven Wheels command centre this morning, so it was nice to find this little bit of action waiting to perk us up this morning. Check out Rally Pilot Racing and Jeremy Norris’ season ending highlight reel. Lots of great rally Subaru footage in this one.
After winning the Rally of the Tall Pines in 2013, Chris Martin and Brian Johnson took a year off, so it was great to see them back in competition this year. Martin is always on full attack, so he is great fun to watch. In this first video from this year’s rally, we ride along […]
The winner of our very unofficial big air competition at this year’s running of the Rally of the Tall Pines was unquestionably Jeremy Norris in his black and blue Subaru. I shot it from the side, while the folks from Rally Canada got a longer view with their video camera. Jeremy Norris Big Air.A lot […]
Anyone who doesn’t believe that climate change is a real thing just needs to look at photos of the Rally of the Tall Pines over the years. Historically described as Winter roads with Summer ditches, it had been a number of years since Tall Pines had been held in snowy conditions. A couple of […]
If you are stuck at the office today and can’t get up to Bancroft to check out some of the recce action at the Rally of the Tall Pines, we’ve got you covered. I have never met Stephen M. Ihasz, but years ago I had several of the video tapes (yes, they were VHS) that […]
It is the Sunday before The Rally of the Tall Pines, and I am sitting here geeking out over some old school rally action from the 2015 Lahti Historic rally in Finland. WRC driver Jari-Matti Latvala won this year’s event in the #1 Audi S1 Quattro, his fifth time winning the event. Former WRC competitor […]
With just a week to go before the final round of the Canadian Rally Championship in Bancroft, Ontario, the entry list for the Rally of the Tall Pines is filling out nicely. At present, the list shows a decent field of 28 cars, ranging from a couple of two wheel drive Volkswagens up to the […]