Fun Driving Events

— Fun Driving Events —

Funkhana

A Texas Cattle Drive in a Triumph-- keep your herd together, lasso the strays, and watch out for "unicorn chips".
AwardCar NumberDriverNavigator
1st#63Cecil WiseMia Gans
2nd#90Kay FoxDave Fox
3rd#59Gary KleinScott Picha

Le Mans Start

Recalling the starting rules of sports car racing in the 50's, the driver runs to his car, gets in, starts the engine, and drives away.
AwardCar NumberDriverTimeCar
1st#12Brad Lynn9.61 secTR3
2nd#53Jeff Jeffries9.81 secSpitfire
3rd#63Cecil Wise10 secTR6

Le Mans Start, Ladies Class

AwardCar NumberDriverTimeCar
1st#135Jenny Schwieterman12.10 secTR3
2nd#54Tere Jeffries12.35 secSpitfire
3rd#54Michelle del Carpio12.55 secSpitfire

Le Mans Start, Armstrong Class

Recalling the starting rules of sports car racing in the 50's, the driver runs to his car, gets in, starts the engine, and drives away. No electric starter in this class, as the driver must use the hand crank!
AwardCar NumberDriverTimeCar
1st#56Paul Higley30.34 secSouthern Cross Gloria
2nd#56Jane Higley40.01 secSouthern Cross Gloria

Time-Speed-Distance Rally

Follow the instructions precisely, and maintain the correct average speed in each leg of the course. Closest to the target time is the winner.
AwardCar NumberNameCarDelta Time
1st#21Patrick BarberStag53 sec
2nd#110Jack McGaheyTR81 min 20 sec
3rd#135Jenny SchwietermanTR31 min 44 sec
4th#141Art GravesTR 2502 min 33 sec
5th#66Andrew HollidayTR2503 min 29 sec

Hare And Hound Rally

The Hare (Rally Master) sets the course, and the Hounds (contestants) try to follow. The trick is that you have to guess which way to turn, and calculate the mileage corrections if you were wrong.
AwardCar NumberTeamAnswer (goal: 63.35 miles)
1st#118Bruce Preston & Clark Nicholls62.7 miles
2nd#52Art Graves & Dan Julien64.1 miles
3rd#63Mia Gans & Cecil Wise64.1 miles
Click to see all team results for Hare and Hound.

Day At The Museum Rally

A traditional gimmick rally featuring interesting local sights, including several museums, in and around Pottsboro and Denison, Texas.
AwardCar NumberTeamDeductions
1st#27Lonny & Kay Wall-1 pt
2nd#66Andrew & Susan Holliday-3 pts
3rd#49Nancy Money & John Hanten-4 pts
Click to see all team results for the Museum Rally, and the official answers.

 

2016 VTR National Convention
Bigger in Texas, Better in a Triumph