A rally good time
PUBLISHED: 14:25 13 October 2011
A PRE-LAUNCH event for a thrilling rally weekend was held in Weston on Friday.
Regency Stages 2011 will be held at the Bath & West Showground on October 22 and 23.
But a pre-launch was held at the Grand Pier in Weston, where attraction owner and rally sponsor Kerry Michael met with Russell Brookes and the famous Opel Manta in which he became the British National Rally Champion.
Peter Brace, chairman of Weston Motor Club, helped show off rally cars covering four decades of British rallying.
The Shepton Mallet event will feature 100 rally cars and a classic vehicle display, as well as 50 miles of tarmac for the races to take place over.