Month: Jun 2014

Family picture

The other day, I cleaned the shed and finally could access my collector’s item…my 1986 XBR in new condition. Well, I saw I had to take care a bit of the chrome parts, so I polished them. I took the opportunity to gather all…

4th place in the Scandinavian rally

Before I leave for the ferry, here is the result. My planned route was good for 2nd place, but due to my lost points i finished 4 th. winner is German IBA president Gerhard Memmen- Krueger with an epic ride! Congratulations!!!    Baldrick (signed)…

Back at the rally HQ

After a dry and chilly ride to Germany (!) and Denmark, I have returned to the rally base in Örebro. The ride went according to plan, I just lost some points at the scoring table, but that’s ok because I shouldn’t have claimed them…

“I have a cunning plan, Mylord!”

OK, everything is ready and prepared. The route is fixed and this time I go for a bold move. There is a maximum limit of 2000 km for the rally, but I will be close to that (hopefully). Unfortunately, the route will not be…

On a ferry cruise to Göteborg

So here I sit on board of the ferry boat to Sweden, watching the Baltic Sea. I just have finished the Smørgåsbord (Swedish buffet). Today was I sunny and quiet day. I went from Belgium to Kiel in a very relax manner, trying to…

Leaving for the Scandinavian Rally 2014

Tomorrow morning I will leave for Sweden to participate in the Scandinavian Rally. It is the first time for me to do a rally in Sweden and it’s the first time in 21 years to visit Sweden. I haven’t been there since I went…