Monthly Archives: April 2014

Armed Forces on the Attack

Armed Forces Rally Team

Much to the delight of rally all enthusiasts, the 2014 Pirelli Carlisle R B Foundation Rally seeds the welcome reappearance of the Armed Forces Rally Team and their distinctive, and totally unmistakeable, Land Rovers. Truly a sight not to be missed, the enthusiastic crews throw these unwieldly vehicles, someone once described them as “Having the […]

Pirelli Programme Promises Bonus Bundle

Carlisle Cathedral

Excitement and enthusiasm is mounting in Carlisle ahead of next weekend’s Pirelli Carlisle R B Foundation Rally which is expected to bring hordes of rally enthusiasts to the historic Border city to see the opening round of the 2014 MSA British Rally Championship get underway, with the local authorities giving their full backing to the […]

Carlisle Cracker for Championship Curtain Raiser

Osian Pryce

Next weekends Pirelli Carlisle R B Foundation Rally has all the ingredients required to provide a fantastic opening round as the curtain rises on the 2014 MSA British Rally Championship, the long established event featuring fantastic, fast stages in the world famous Kielder Forest, a high profile start and finish venue and a superb new […]

Vroom with a View

Kielder Forest

Spectators attending this year’s Pirelli Carlisle R B Foundation Rally, will have an uninterrupted view of the cars in action after huge areas of the massive Kielder Forest have been clear felled leaving clear, open moorland sections with the cars visible for miles. The rally organisers have designated some great vantage points as “Spectator Areas”, […]

City Support Rally with Free Family Fun Day

Langholm Pipe Band

There will be a real carnival atmosphere surrounding the start and finish of the Pirelli Carlisle RB Foundation Rally, a great double header featuring the opening round of the 2014 MSA British Rally Championship and the 2nd round of the Mintex MSA British Historic Rally Championship, which arrives in Carlisle over the weekend of 3rd/ […]

Super Smooth Stages for Series Starter

Kielder Forest

Competitors in the MSA British Rally Championship are certain to enjoy a smooth start to the 2014 series with news that the opening round, the Pirelli Carlisle RB Foundation Rally, will be running over some pristine forest tracks with the all the roads in superb condition following an exceptionally mild winter. The Border forests, Kielder […]