New venue for Social Evenings

Starting on January 10th 2023 we welcome members and prospective members to our new meeting venue! The Half Moon Inn, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BS. Meetings will normally be on the second Tuesday of each month from 7:30pm. Feel free to come for a chat and enjoy good beer and food. Non members welcome, be sure to […]

Lima to Cape Horn

One of our Salisbury and Shaftesbury car club members is currently marshaling within the HERO-ERA team on their Lima to Cape Horn classic car rally.  This is not the first time that our members have been involved with events in South America, a number having in the past competed in or worked within the organisers’ […]

Christmas Dinner

The Club Christmas Dinner will be held at 7:30 on Saturday 17th December at the Walnut Tree Inn, Shaftesbury Rd, Mere, Warminster BA12 6BH. Two courses for £23.95, three for £27.95. Details via the contact form on this website.

Rally of the Tests

The Club will be hosting the RAC Rally of the Tests at Worthy Farm on their route from Blackpool to Torquay from 3rd to 6th November.  We will run 2 tests and a regularity section.  Details via the contact form on this website.  Please note, no spectators are allowed.

Autosolo Postponed

Unfortunately the Autosolo scheduled for 18th September at Thruxton has had to be postponed. This is due to clashing with two other major national events which would undoubtedly left us struggling for both competitors and marshals. Rather than run a second rate event we have reluctantly decided to postpone. A new date will be announced […]

Generations Rally result

Father & Son crews Paul & Matt Heal and Dick & David Appleton carried the S&SCC flag on the recent Generations Rally based in the Lake District and organised by Rally the Globe. Both the MGB GT of the Heals and the Appletons’ Cooper S ran faultlessly in the sunshine of the 3 day event […]

Generations Rally

Classic Marathon rally car MGBGT

Two Salisbury & Shaftesbury Car Club crews will be out on the Rally the Globe Generations Rally 24th – 26th March.  This event for historic cars as the name suggests requires crew members to be related but of different generations.  Paul Heal will be out with son Matt in their MGB while David Appleton will […]

Bustard Rally Success

Ford Focus rally car on the Bustard Rally

The event once again ran successfully, for a full report and results see the Bustard Rally page. Photo courtesy of  Andrew Manston, MandH Photography

Best Targa Rally Award

Members receiving best targa rally awar

Bustard Rally 2021 voted Best Targa Rally in the Southwest!  Clerk of the Course Worth Birkill received the award accompanied by Rod Coleman (Chairman), Mike Grey (marshal coordinator) and Dick Appleton (Secretary) at the ASWMC prizegiving on 13th February.

Dick & Mark Appleton take gold medal

Dick & Mark Appleton's Mini Cooper

Club members Dick & Mark Appleton take one of only 3 gold medals and win their class on Le Jog Lands End to John O’ Groats rally. There were about 70 starters who followed a 1300mile route, driving for 60hrs over a period of 75hrs. Said to be the toughest historic road rally in Europe, […]