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Baxter wins in Donegal

Stephen Baxter wins at Donegal in the FST IE - Picture by FST IE.

Story: Staff Writer
Pictures: http://www.fiestasporttrophy.ie

Stephen Wright wrapped up the 2010 Kick Energy Fiesta SportTrophy Ireland (FST IE) championship with two rounds to spare last weekend on the Donegal International Rally.

Wright, 20, and co-driver Paul McGee only needed a second place finish to put the title out of reach of closest challenger Dara Leonard. They duly delivered with a measured drive to do just enough to claim their maiden championship victory. Continue reading Baxter wins in Donegal

BMW’s Dick and Delport out of luck in icy Lesotho off road race

BMW’s Gray Dick and Wynand Delport were out of luck in the fourth round of the 2010 SA Off Road Motorcycle Championship, held over a 230-km route in Lesotho last weekend.

The event, which started with a 50-km time trial on Friday afternoon followed by two loops of a 115-km course on Saturday, was marked by icy conditions and sub-zero temperatures on Saturday morning. Continue reading BMW’s Dick and Delport out of luck in icy Lesotho off road race

The eMagazine – Issue 138

Cover of Issue 138.

Welcome to issue 138 of HANDBRAKES & HAIRPINS, your favourite free source of rally entertainment!

To download this week’s issue, please click HERE.

As always, please enjoy this week’s read!

Yours in Rallying,

Evan Rothman
Editor

Wood extends championship lead with Caerwent podium

Picture by Geoff Mayes Media.

Aberystwyth-based Steve Wood and co-driver Aled Richards, from Ciliau Aeron extended their class lead in the Welsh Tarmacadam Rally Championship when the pair drove their Citroen C2 Max to 16th overall on the recent Mid Summer Stages at Caerwent in South Wales, collecting maximum points along the way. Continue reading Wood extends championship lead with Caerwent podium

The eMagazine – Issue 134 (1.71MB)

Cover of Issue 134

Welcome to issue 134 of HANDBRAKES & HAIRPINS, your favourite free source of rally entertainment!

With the WRC Vodafone Rallye de Portugal kicking off tonight with the SSS, we already have photos from our roving photojournalist Eva Kovkova from this morning’s Shakedown Stage accompanying out event preview special article.

We also feature the thrilling fourth round build-up of the South African Rally Championship, the Rally of South Africa. Taking place this weekend, it is expected to be a battle royal between the Ford, Toyota and Volkswagen S2000 crews, not to mention the intense rivalries in the lower classes…

To download this week’s issue, please click HERE.

Yours in Rallying,

Evan Rothman
Editor