Monthly Archives: July 2014

Monkey Mile & upcoming events

AutoScots’ annual Monkey Mile road run has been confirmed for Sunday, August 17 – destination Dumfries & Galloway Aviation Museum at Heathhall. Admission will be £4 each maximum. Martin McLachlan is on the case, and has received the green light from museum … Continue reading

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West Coast Rally: The Movie!

Can you spot yourself in this unique look back at West Coast Rally 14? A total of 2224 shots make up this timelapse record of the scene between 8.30 and 11am on July 13 as Eglinton Park starts to fill with cars and visitors. … Continue reading

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Meet-ups: Crichton and cruisin’

Heading to the Crichton Festival of Transport on Sunday? Ayrshire-based members will meet up at the BP station (former Q8) on the Bellfield interchange at 8.30am.  Route via A76 with further meet-up points at lay-by after Cumnock and at Whitesands, Dumfries. The … Continue reading

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Rally 14: Everyone’s a winner!

A flood of pictures snapped at West Coast Rally are appearing on the net. Thanks to everyone for spreading the Eglinton joy. AutoScots stalwart and crack photographer Douglas Hunter was behind the lens to capture a string of scenes from the day. … Continue reading

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Rally 14: Take a bow, you record breakers

West Coast Rally was a roaring, record-breaking success. Thanks to all who contributed; the clubs and groups – Minors, mods, Cortinas, Fiats, Alfas, Ayrshire Classics, TVR – and the independent entrants who took the number of show cars on site to … Continue reading

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Rally 14: We’re mod for it

With just hours to go before the gates open on West Coast Rally 14, our new friends from the modified and cruise scene look set to have the largest stand. According to their Facebook pages, almost 40 mods – maybe more … Continue reading

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Rally 14: Just for the Record

West Coast Rally continues to make headlines today with a sparkling preview in the Road Record section of the Daily Record. Listen out, too, for reports on West FM and West Sound radio. An interview with AutoScots chairman and PR Ed Bonner will … Continue reading

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Rally 14: The word is out

Five thousand flyers have gone out – via mailshots, shows, petrol stations and supermarkets – and this week there are reports in the local press, on West FM and Irvine Beat FM. On Friday, the Road Record section of the Daily Record will feature a preview and … Continue reading

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West Coast Rally: The top team is rarin’ to go

West Coast Rally 14 is almost here and Team AutoScots is standing by, ready to make it a roaring success. Our event does not put itself on; it relies on dedicated members whose hard work makes it possible, so thanks galore to all … Continue reading

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