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June 24th, 2019

Thorburn clinches dramatic Argyll Rally battle

Duns rally driver Euan Thorburn scratched his name on the winner’s trophy of the Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally for the second time in his career, winning the closely fought event by over a minute from his nearest rival on Saturday (22nd June). Driving his Ford Focus WRC, Thorburn and co-driver Paul Beaton powered to victory after […]

June 20th, 2019

Dunoon all set for Scottish showdown at the Argyll Rally

The Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally will play host to round four of the KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship this Saturday (22 June) as some of the best rally drivers in the country head to the region to do battle over 40 miles of Argyll and Bute forest roads. Backed by Dunoon Presents and the local community, the […]

May 28th, 2019

Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally shaping up to be a “classic year”

The Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally launched last week as one of the region’s most popular events on the calendar returns for the third successive year on June 22nd, with new challenges for competitors in the KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship. Backed by Dunoon Presents and the local community, the event will once again see some of the […]

June 23rd, 2018

Gallacher wins classic Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally battle

The Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally (23rd June) sped into the region this weekend, as a titanic battle  for victory developed in the forests surrounding Dunoon, eventually going to the Ford Focus WRC crew of Andrew Gallacher and Jane Nicol. Inverness pilot Donnie MacDonald and co-driver Jamie Edwards took a mightily close second spot with Bruce McCombie (Banchory) […]

June 21st, 2018

Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally ready to host Scottish Championship battle

Argyll and Bute will see some of the best rally drivers in Scotland and beyond head for the region this weekend as they contest the eagerly awaited Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally (23rd June). Around 60 competitors from the ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship (SRC) and a host of regional series will contest eight stages, totalling 45 […]

June 13th, 2018

Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally is GO!

Organisers of the 2018 Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally have confirmed the event will definitely go ahead on 23rd June despite not reaching the minimum number required to make the event financially viable. Supported by Dunoon Presents, local businesses and residents, Mull Car Club has reinforced the message that the rally will run, in the hope […]

June 4th, 2018

Argyll Rally to make history with two-wheel drive format

Competitors in two-wheel drive cars will be able to take advantage of some of the best road conditions possible at this year’s Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally as organisers have confirmed they will run at the front of the field on 23rd June. The event will be the first in the UK to run all two-wheel drive cars […]

May 29th, 2018

Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally – The “Best Bits”

Organisers of the Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally have announced that “only the best will do” for this year’s event which forms round four of the ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship on 23rd June in Dunoon. After returning to the motor sport calendar in 2017 for the first time in 13 years, the Mull Car Club […]

May 16th, 2018

Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally “bigger and better” in 2018

After making a successful comeback in 2017 from a thirteen year sabbatical, the Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally will once again return to the British rally calendar as the ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship heads for Dunoon on 23rd June. Organised by Mull Car Club, regulations for the stage rally in the classic Argyll and Bute […]

June 24th, 2017

Thorburn takes last-gasp Argyll Rally win

Euan Thorburn snatches Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally victory on final stage of the event from Jock Armstrong Duns rally driver Euan Thorburn took a nail-biting victory at this weekend’s Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally as the event returned to Dunoon for the first time in 14 years on Saturday (24th June). The current ARR Craib MSA Scottish […]