Bogie eyes victory in Jim Clark Rally

THE NORMALLY SLEEPY Borders’ roads between Kelso and Duns will reverberate to the cacophony of rally cars this weekend as the Jim Clark Rally roars into action, writes Jim McGill. The only event on the British mainland to be held totally on closed-off public tarmac roads, the rally has attracted a bumper entry of more...
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Franchitti tackles Le Mans in ‘Batmobile’

IN THE WEEK his brother Dario won the Indianapolis 500, and cousin Paul di Resta finished seventh in the Monaco Grand Prix, Marino Franchitti will this weekend drive the car which could revolutionise sportscar racing worldwide, writes Jim McGill. The 33-year-old from Bathgate will drive the Nissan-powered DeltaWing in the official test, on the famous...
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Dario Franchitti wins third Indy500

BATHGATE’S DARIO FRANCHITTI has joined an exclusive group after winning America’s Blue Riband race, the Indianapolis 500, for the third time today, writes Jim McGill. And the 39-year-old Scot, who came from last place to clinch his third win in six years, immediately dedicated the win to his close friend Dan Wheldon. CLICK HERE to...
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