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Shelsley Walsh set for Roger Albert Clark Rally

Two spectator stages at the Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb will get the 2017 Roger Albert Clark Rally off to a spectacular start on Friday 10 November. Shelsley Walsh in Worcestershire is the world’s oldest motor sport venue using its original course and was first used in 1905. However, the rally will mark a first in […]

The Nuffield Place Tour Report

This tour was anticipated with relish and wonder! Pat and I would be in our 1934 P-type MG, and looking forward to giving it a long run – its first since a 300-mile tour of Ulster last year. Being an MG owner, we knew something of Lord Nuffield, but a visit to his home promised […]

October Breakfast Club Report

What a fantastic way to end a very successful breakfast club season…the weather reverted back to its warm, sunny norm, in stark comparison to last month’s meet that experienced an unusually wet morning, and hundreds of sport, classic and enthusiast vehicles flocked into the paddock for the crowd to enjoy. An open bonnet display generated […]

Event Report: October Curborough Sprint

MAC’s last competitive event of the season took place in glorious sunshine at what has become a very popular season-ender which was evidenced by an oversubscription of entries. In the end we took a risk and ran 84 cars and managed to finish 45 minutes ahead of the 6 o’clock deadline. Well done to all […]

Cycle Hill Climb and Cyclo X

Worcester St Johns and Wyre Forest Cycling Event 1st October 2017 The annual Cycle Hill Climb and Cyclo Cross challenge took place at Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb, on the 1st October, organised and run by the Worcester St Johns Cycle Club and Wyre Forest Cycle Club. With predicted weather of rain all day, once again […]

Mitsubishi Centenary Tour

2017 saw the Mitsubishi Motors Corporation celebrate its 100th anniversary and, to mark this centenary year, a tour for 50 Mitsubishis registered before 2007 was organised by the UK importer, Mitsubishi Motors in the UK (The Colt Car Company). The tour started from Mitsubishi Motors in the UK headquarters in Cirencester, where the cars lined […]

Fantastic finish to Shelsley Walsh season

The final competitive events of the year took place with a capacity entry list at Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb, hosted in perfect conditions over the weekend, where several championships also reached their conclusions. Burntwood driver Steve Barnard clinched the Midland Speed Championship title in his space-frame Audi TT for the second year running and commented: […]

MIRA Sprint Report

Our penultimate Sprint of the season gave us fright when the skies looked ominous halfway through the morning and we did have the odd shower. But it is a track that dries out very quickly and most competitors had at least one dry run. Best time of the day, driving in Class K&L merged, was […]

Event Preview: Capacity Entry for Shelsley Walsh Finale

Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb hosts two days of club action with a full entry list as its final competitive events of the season this weekend (16/17 Sept), appropriately called Autumn Speed Finale. With several championships still to be decided a wide range of sports, classics, saloons and racing cars will take to the hill against […]

September Breakfast Club Report

Light rain showers did little to dampen the enthusiasm of over 100 drivers of sports, classic and enthusiast cars that braved the patchy weather to attend the September Breakfast Club meeting at Shelsley Walsh. The planned “open bonnet“ display had to be postponed for obvious reasons but, based on the level of interest, will feature […]