Organiser: Newtown & District Auto Club Date: June 04/05 Where: Mid-Wales Championships:
WAMC, ANWCC & AWMMC Route: 110 Miles Starters: 72.
Mark ‘GT’ Roberts/Dylan Jenkins held off a late charge from Ian ‘Dude’ Roberts/Gwawr
Hughes to win the Eagle Road Rally on Saturday night. The latter crew had been over
two minutes behind at the petrol halt, which was taken at two-thirds distance. However,
they narrowed the gap to just six seconds at the Finish, but just missed out on the
Kevin Davies/Dale Bowen had been in second place at Petrol but retired in the second
half. Dale Furniss/Nick Bloxham were also a non-finisher due to a broken exhaust
on their Golf.
It was a tough event with just 31 of the 72 starters making the finish.
Motorsport News - 8th June 2016
Eagle Road Rally
Sponsored by Nigel Pugh Motor Engineering &
Newtown & District Auto Club
4th/5th June 2016
Winners: Mark ‘GT’ Roberts/Dylan Jenkins (VW Golf GTi)