May 20 issue
Inverness & Loch Ness
Rotary Car Tour - 6 June
will come as no surprise that due to the ongoing risk from the Covid
-19 virus, the Rotary Club of Inverness Loch Ness regrettably advise
the cancellation of their 2020 Classic Car Tour, scheduled for 6th June.
health and wellbeing of entrants and Club members and others involved
in the running of the event is paramount. The tenure
of Covid-19 is unknown but rest assured that the event will return when
it is safe to do so.
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|Trieste Opicina Historic Virtuale 11th – 14th May 2020 |
done to Enrico Tresoldi in achieving a 'full house' top score to win
the event in his 1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider. CCHMSC member Jim
Paterson secured the Concours d'Elegance honours with his 1936 Bugatti
Atlantic SC57. A bit like 'Coals to Newcastle'
Nine CCHMSC members joined the crews for this exciting 4 day tour,
attempting to answer a wide range of questions that had us diving for
the 'asprin' as headaches started to kick in.
big 'Thank You' to Club dei Venti all 'Ora for organising the event and
inviting our club members to take part.
|Getting Motorsport Back on Track - May 2020 |
has been in place for what feels like a very long time, however, while
suspending motorsport was straightforward, restarting our sport
involves a great number of practicalities.
Motorsport UK has
published its proposals on restarting different motorsport disciplines
at the right time, conscious of government guidelines. Our lead article
this month highlights the efforts that have gone into developing this
advice from across the sport.
|La Carrera Lockdown – Virtual Tour 13th – 16th April 2020 |
virtual drive completed, now for the awards. Barry and Helen
Stewart in their open top Lotus Seven secured the overall GOLD prize. A
great choice of car for the brilliant weather on our tour, if a bit
hard on the springs!
The competitors choice for the Concours d'Elegance, was the 1936 MGSA of Roddie and Sylvia Main.
Well done to all the entrants, a great turnout for a trip across some of the highways and byways of Scotland
|Go West..... Tales for adventures in North America - Bill Pollock|
in September 2018, CCHMSC member Bill Pollock, often seen on
tours in his TR4 , headed of to the USA to take part in the Alcan 5000
with son Euan. We gave Bill some extra CCHMSC stickers to promote
our club way out on the west coast.
Bill reminded me that the
stickers were proudly displayed, and duly noted by all the other
entrants, organisers, and indeed everywhere they went. Bill's
overall plans did not quite go as planned, as his original car was to
be Euan's TR3, and note the CCHMSC sticker. Full Story
All Events Still Suspended
Your club took the decision, in keeping with many
other clubs, to SUSPEND ALL forthcohttps://revolution.motorsportuk.org/ming events in the calendar until
further notice. This follows the latest COVID-19 guidance from
Motorsport UK and government.
We will update this webpage as the situation becomes more clear and we can reschedule some of our calendar events.
please let us know if you have any 'projects' that you will be working
on, e.g. restoring your classic, rebuilding an engine etc. a story,
with a few photos, will lighten the downtime for us all to read in the
club newsletter during the summer months.
Whatever you do - Stay Safe
CCHMSC website. The club
runs rallies and tours for historic and sporting cars of all
types. You don't need to have a Classic or historic car to
the club. We have plenty of drivers looking for navigators, and
marshals are always in demand. [more].
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