Organiser: Lampeter Motor Club Date: March 02/03 Where: West Wales Championships:
WAMC Route: 90 Miles Starters: 90.
A stunning second half drive secured victory on the Rali Bro Caron for Kevin Davies/Alan
James. They had lost over two minutes after slipping into a ditch towards the end
of the first half, this dropped them to tenth position. However, they clawed their
way back, cleaning two sections timed to the minute at which most of their rivals
It was a rally of high attrition amongst the leading runners. By the end of the opening
section at Llandewi Brefi, Daniel Jones/Gerwyn Barry, John Davies/Aled Davies, Kevin
‘Penclawd’ Jones/Lion Williams and Andy Davies/Michael Gilbey were all out. The latter
after a power steering pipe burst and caused a small fire.
The result of all his drama was the Mark Lennox/Ian Beamond led at Petrol. They built
up a substantial lead until they dropped a minute at one control; they still led
but by a now narrow margin, which was lost on the next section. The local crew of
Carwyn Davies/Ryan Griffiths, running at Car 27, hit the front briefly, but were
quickly overhauled by Davies/James, who stormed through to take the win.