Rally Driving 6 laps

Have you watched car racing on tv and thought that 6 laps of rally driving would be the same length of time behind the wheel as laps of a race circuit? The real story is that a lap of rally driving is not the same as a lap on a proper race track. Most rally…

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Our team at the 2014 Forest Rally

And so it was that the long weeks and 12 hour days culminated when the team headed to Busselton and Nannup for the start of the season in early April. The Quit Forest Rally is the longest and toughest event of the year with 2 days of competition covering some 220km for state championship and…

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Introduction to Rallying

On a warm Saturday just into the start of summer, we achieved another of our goals for the year. Saturday the 7th of December 2013 marked the launch of our new rally navigator/co-driver course. Our first willing participants were keen to start rallying in 2014 and felt they needed a good base to understand how a rally…

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All Girl Rally Team at the Darling 200 Rally

Some of you may recognise these faces. If you’ve come for a Rally Driving Experience with us or been a rally competitor in WA, you may have met Karen and/or Shaniece. For the Darling 200 rally- the last event in the 2013 season, the pair teamed up to compete in one of our WRX’s. The…

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2013 Darling 200 Rally

And so it was that the final WA rally for the year would also be the decider for the 2013 Clubman Cup. Run in the forests around Jarrahdale, the warm and dusty Darling 200 rally was 80 or so km of competition that stood between the three teams that could take the Clubman honours for…

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Unpacking & installing a Monit rally computer

Monit G100 This article covers the un-packing and installation of the Monit G100, a full review of the unit and its operation will follow in a future article after it is tested at a blind rally. What’s in the box? The first thing you notice about the Monit G100 is its small sized box. When…

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The Rally Action Team Sept-Oct 2013

Normally we run Rally Driving Experiences, manage a rally team and organise motorsport events at our venue, however we don’t usually do all of the above simultaneously. Mid September to Mid October changed all that. For the last 4 weeks, the Rally Action team has been tied up solid. On top of our normal schedule,…

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2013 Carringtons Traffic Services Safari Rally

Rally teams returned to Perth for round five of the WA State Rally Championship in October. Using the familiar forest roads of Mundaring, the 2013 Carringtons Traffic Services Safari rally covered approx 120km of competition spread over 9 special stages. Rain in the weeks leading up to the rally had created some damp and muddy…

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Rally Driving in the mud

“We haven’t seen rain like this in Perth for many years” Was the comment we were greeted with on a spring Sunday morning. As our participants arrived and hurried from the car park to our Rally Experience HQ, light rain fell. Overnight the rain had been quite heavy at times and we knew the ground…

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Twilight Khanacross Sept 2013

Throughout 2013, Club level Motorsport has been increasing in popularity. For the final Khanacross in our competition calendar, 23 drivers lined up to tackle our Khanacross tracks in a twilight event. The Khanacross started around 2:00PM with all drivers tackling 6 different test during the daylight. There was some action and excitement early with plenty…

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