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Standard International Rally 2012- Concours Competition Results



Lucy Talbot, General Manager of Horwood House, presents the award for the most original Postwar Car to Dave Bagot in his Vanguard Luxury 6


The Concurs at the International Rally is an informal affair. The cars are judged by the participants in each class, who are not allowed to vote for their own car. Congratulations to all the Prizewinners listed below!


The first section of awards were made by Chris Cunnington, Chairman of the Federation of Historic British Vehicle Clubs.


Click on the thumbprints:


CLASS 1 - Edwardian and Vintage Standards to end 1930

First:

SLO, XD 9979

Phil Homer

Second: 

V4 Tourer, SV 5425

Steve Smeltzer

Third: 

Model S Rhyl, BM 2877

Len Barr

CLASS 2 - Post Vintage Standards

First: 

Ten, CLR 999

Cliff Downes

Second: 

12 DL,  MV2475

Peter Mason

Third: 

Big 9, LG 6978

Frank Williams

Class 3 - Coachbuilt Standards

First:

Standard Avon, GK 5626

David Kemp

As there were no other entries, could YOU attend next year?

Class 4 - Flying Standards and Postwar Derivatives

First: 

1948 14Hp, RSL 792 

Peter Darby

Second:

14CD HDU 872

Brian Parkes

Third:

8 Open Tourer

John Howe

Class 5- Standard Vanguards Phase I and II

First: 

Phase II, UKO 917

Ian Leggett

Second: 

Phase II, VKR 11

Paul Robbins

Third: 

Phase II, YSK 980

John Shearman

Class 6 - Standard Vanguards Phase III and Ensigns

First: 

Ensign Estate, 409 ADL

Peter Foster

Second: 

Sportsman, 401 BPK

Harry Assheton-Smith

Third: 

Ensign Estate, 601 EYU

Mike Wolks

Class 7 - Standard Eights

First:

1958 8 Goldstar, 9752 F

Brian Yates

Second: 

Basic 8, SAR 239

Roger Barnes

Third: 

8 Goldstar, RCJ 981 

Peter Lockley

Class 8 - Standard Tens, Pennants and Companions

First: 

Super 10, WAU 850

Norman Pyart

Second: 

Companion, 531 DUO

Stuart Lucas

Third:

10, 325 FMG

Nigel Tinkler

Class 9 - Modified Standards



 First: 

Eight, DAS 903

Ben Lewis

As there were no other entries, could YOU attend next year?

Class 10- Commercial Class

First: 

1951 Vanguard Pickup, FSJ 736

John Huckle

Second:

Vanguard Van, 204 YUB

John Huckle

Third:

As there were no other entries, could YOU attend next year?

Class 11 - Master Class (the judge's choice)

These cars were Class winners over the last 3 years


First: 1

Goldstar 8, PNT 221

Conan Lewis

Second: 

Tickford Ten, DPH 648

Steve Collins

Third: 

Kenilworth, XU548

Conan Lewis

Class 12- Open Class - (non-Standard vehicles)

First: 1

Triumph Roadster, DDB 634

Ron Walters

Second: 

Rover 90, EVN 520

Steve Barta

Third: 

Morris Minor, RPX 502

Philip Wright


OTHER PRIZEWINNERS


Distance Award

 First: (1500kms return )

Vanguard 1


Michel and Benedict Magnin


The following awards were presented by Lucy Talbot, General Manager of Horwood House

David Eley Cup - Best "Small Car" Engine

1958 Standard 8, PNT 221

Ron Harrison

Best Original Prewar Standard  

12Hp, ADD 799

David Mileham

Best Original Postwar Standard 

Vanguard Luxury 6, 759 NOU

Dave Bagot

Best Convertible or Open Tourer 

Eight Tourer, HKL 866


John Howe


John had to leave before the presentation, so his award will be sent on to him

Best Flying Eight/Nine (Medcalf Trophy) 

Flying 9, GPD 613

John Boreham

Best Standard (Car of the Show) 

8 Goldstar, PNT 221

Ron Harrison

If you are a prizewinner and would like a hi-res photo of your award presentation just email me: webmaster@standardmotorclub.org.uk

If  you came to this year's International Rally, you might like to tell us what you enjoyed about it or what went wrong. Alternatively, tell us what could be improved next year. Offers of help with the organisation pf the rally are always welcomed too. Send an email to webmaster@standardmotorclub.org.uk

Phil Homer

(July 2012)