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Forrestburn Results: 24 June 2017

Forrestburn Results: 24 June 2017

It was Midsummer at Forrestburn – but very windy and cold. Happily there were no major incidents. Ross Napier took Best Time of Day in the C6 Racing Cars class with his NBR Force PC. The weather ensured that there were no new class records but […]

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Track night with David Baxter

Track night with David Baxter

Here's an alternative take on the recent track night at Forrestburn courtesy of photographer David Baxter who has been noticeably silent for the past while. But I've heard he will be covering the hill climb next weekend.

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Fair weather and a full house.

Fair weather and a full house.

A full entry of 20 turned up for the track night which was run in summer-like weather. Unfortunately, this prompted a number of participants to dress for the beach rather than the track with short sleeves and even shorts in one case. Fortunately, suitable apparel...

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A Baltic Warm-up: 9 April 2017

A Baltic Warm-up: 9 April 2017

As ever, Trish and Donald MacDonald were at the season warm-up at Forrestburn. Their report is brief and to the point - the photographs are much appreciated: "A few new faces and the "regulars" turned out for the Season Opener at Forrestburn on Sunday. The weather was...

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The very wet Trial: 26 February 2017

The very wet Trial: 26 February 2017

For only the second time in recent memory today's trial was abandoned at lunchtime due to the weather conditions. Conditions were so bad that many competitors were struggling to leave the start lines and on Hill 1, only one managed to make it past the nine penalties...

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Production Car Trial: 26 February 2017

Production Car Trial: 26 February 2017

Hello all Time to start another season’s motorsport (“what already?”, I hear you ask). Yes, MSCC’s season is longer than the F1 world championship by a long chalk (although sadly we don’t hold a round in Brazil). But hey, the sun always shines at Forrestburn so who...

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Le Jog 2016 at Forrestburn

Le Jog 2016 at Forrestburn

Still considered by crews to be one of the most demanding and challenging events in Europe and a definite must-do event, Le Jog visited Forrestburn on 5 December 2016 in foggy, cold and atmospheric conditions. As ever there was a great range of cars to be seen on...

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Production Car Trial: 6 November 2016

Production Car Trial: 6 November 2016

Due to the proximity to Halloween, "Silly Hat Day" at the November trial has become a tradition and exotic examples of the hat-makers art were on full display. A small but determined entry tackled the 16 hills, bathed in strong, winter sunshine. Unfortunately for the...

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Production Car Trial: 9 October 2016

Production Car Trial: 9 October 2016

Forrestburn can be a lovely place - especially if the weather is good and today was no exception. One of the late season trials took place there today and photographer Chris Nicholson was there to gather the evidence. This is his take on the events and atmosphere of...

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Chris Nicholson at the Forrestburn Trackday

A Trackday was held at Forrestburn on 11 September which attracted a wide range of cars (and a wide range of people). A good time was had by all and photographer Chris Nicholson was there to record the action which you can see in the following photogallery. If anyone...

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Forrestburn Results – 28 August 2016

Forrestburn Results – 28 August 2016

The sun didn't shine so much and it was fairly cold but the gremlins stayed away and most competitors had three practice runs. There were some spots of rain but nothing serious. Leslie Mutch got BTD with 39.52 seconds but didn't manage to break the hill record of...

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Forrestburn Results – 27 August 2016

Forrestburn Results – 27 August 2016

For those of you who have been to Forrestburn on previous occasions but were not there today it may seem hard to believe but the weather was dry and it was pleasantly warm. Surprisingly there were no new class records but who is to say that Leslie Mutch (40.63s today...

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Forrestburn: 27-28 August 2016 Hill Climb

Forrestburn: 27-28 August 2016 Hill Climb

The Supplementary Regulations and Entry Forms are now available for the August 2016 events which will consist of a double-header on 27-28 August 2016. We are now taking entries for this events and the details of how to enter are on our events page and here. We really...

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MSCC Forrestburn Tracknight 6 July 2016

MSCC Forrestburn Tracknight 6 July 2016

On another typical dreary night of weather at Forrestburn a few stalwarts, some returning old hands and some welcome new faces slithered their way up the hill on the permanently wet track. Unusually for a track night, mechanical attrition was high but most of the...

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Forrestburn Results: 26 June 2016

Forrestburn Results: 26 June 2016

The results of the of the Sunday event at Forrestburn Speed Hill Climb are available to download here. We don't have any images of cars yet - they will arrive soon - but meantime here is the winner of Class A2 Peter Locke (above) and our Chairman Gordon McRobbie, a...

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Forrestburn Results: 25 June 2016

Forrestburn Results: 25 June 2016

The results of the Saturday event at Forrestburn Speed Hill Climb on 25 June 2016 are now available here as a PDF. In the end it was an enjoyable event though marred by delays in the morning due to timing equipment difficulties. Thanks for everyone's good humour and...

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Track Night 15 June 2016

Track Night 15 June 2016

After a series of events which took place in tropical conditions Forrestburn returned to type last night. Initially it appeared that only a few stalwarts were going to venture out in the cold, damp conditions, but, as the evening wore on, the numbers gradually...

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Forrestburn: 25-26 June 2016 Hill Climb

Forrestburn: 25-26 June 2016 Hill Climb

The 2016 Hill Climb Season at Forrestburn is with us. The Supplementary Regulations and Entry Form are now available for these events which will consist of two double-headers on 25-26 June and 27-28 August 2016. We are only taking entries for the June events at this...

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Forrestburn Track Night: 18 May 2016

Forrestburn Track Night: 18 May 2016

At last - a classic bit of Forrestburn weather - not so much four seasons in one day as two seasons in one day; unfortunately they were autumn and winter. There were quite a few no-shows as well - there names have been entered in a Black Book and there will be...

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MSCC Autotest 8 May 2016

MSCC Autotest 8 May 2016

John Crae sent us a big collection of images from the Autotest held at Forrestburn on 8 May 2016 - here is a selection but if you want to see more please get in touch.

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Season Opener 2016

Season Opener 2016

Sunday 10 April saw Forrestburn Speed Hill Climb in use for the first time in 2016. The Season Opener was well attended and a good time was had by all. There may be more words later and certainly more images. Meantime here is a selection from Trish and Donald...

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MSCC Trial – Sunday 20 March 2016

MSCC Trial – Sunday 20 March 2016

Another balmy 'summer's' day at Forrestburn with the usual suspects present plus some very welcome newcomers. Dry conditions meant low scores and tight competition in the various classes. Results will follow and be typically incomprehensible as usual! Meanwhile here...

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MSCC Trial – more photies

MSCC Trial – more photies

No this is not a caption competition - but it could be. Following on from last Sunday's incredibly successful and well attended event, we received two sets of images of the day. The first is from Chris Nicholson and the second from George Dow. Thanks for sending these...

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New Year Quiz 2016

New Year Quiz 2016

Greetings from your favourite car club. At this time last year, we were concerned that you might be bored during the dark days of the New Year so put together a little quiz for you. Well we've done the same again this year and due credit to Donald MacDonald for this....

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November Trial – Results

November Trial – Results

Here are the results from the Trial held at Forrestburn on Sunday 1 November 2015. What a fantastic day – many thanks to all the silly hat wearers for adding fun and colour to the event. As always, my thanks to the marshals for carrying out their duties. We also have...

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Who Needs Ascot?

Who Needs Ascot?

Because of its proximity to Hallowe'en, the November Trial now has a tradition of being 'silly hat day' and to the credit of competitors, officials and marshals alike, many had gone to great lengths to appear in suitable headgear, the more outrageous the better. Nita...

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Production Car Trial Gallery

Production Car Trial Gallery

As some of the more attentive and competitive members of the Club will be aware, there is a Production Car Trial scheduled for Sunday 1 November 2015. There will be fighting on the slopes of Forrestburn on that day. It is the last competitive event of the season and...

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A New Order

A New Order

Sunday, 4 October 2015 saw the first trial under the stewardship of Jonathan Neale and it was a very successful day. The weather was extremely kind and once the first few cars had made their runs, people and marker posts could actually be seen in the long grass. Grip...

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