A warm midsummers' day with not a Druid in sight
greeted a reasonable turnout of 11 drivers for what was round three of
our championship, and the first without any rain. Whilst several of the
stalwarts were absent, Carl Klarberg joined John Forsyth to drive the
Alfa Dana and Tony Claringbould had brought his JP. Charles Reynolds was
Most drivers thought their practice times were reasonable and for once
there were no mechanical dramas for the 500’s, only some small
adjustments, but the fuel pump on the V-twin was mis-behaving, causing
much head scratching.
All went smoothly for the afternoon competition runs with everyone
recording a brace of times, including Charles V-twin, where some
re-plumbing and helped get the car running. Fin and Nick were the only
two drivers into the 41 second bracket, both with amazingly consistent
Thank you to the BARC for a grand meeting and we look forward to coming
back in September.
The next time out is the revived Chateau Impney hillclimb and then the
championship rounds at Shelsley Walsh on 18-19 July.
Nick Reynolds takes the honours