INTERNATIONAL SIGN LANGUAGE – National Road Autosport Rally guru Ward Hill displays the latest in check-point sign fashion at the well-attended morning rally school at Rocky Gap Resort. WINNING COMBINATION – Mike Ekliskis and Chris Bean motored to the win in style in Mike’s V8 powered MGB-GT, shown here on the starting line at Rocky Gap State Park.


BALTIMORE DUO FLIES THROUGH FALL FOLIAGE RALLY

ROCKY GAP RESORT – Sixteen teams enjoyed a brisk drive in the country catching the peak of fall foliage season in the Maryland Mountains as part of National Road Autosport’s second annual fall foliage fun rally.

Rally veterans Mike Ekliskis and Chris Bean cruised through the 75 mile Doug Macy designed course with a score of 120 points, taking the Overall and Expert Class win. Two time National Road Rally winner Greg Nagy and wife/navigator Beth made it an MGB-GT sweep of the top two spots with a score of 133 points.

Third place overall went to the Novice Class winning duo of Jim Hild and Cindy Miller, who guided their Audi TT to a score of 527 points. Bob and Joanie Purgason won the General Class in a BMW 325i by a scant three points over Loraine and Fred Dentel in their Mercedes coupe.

Entrants and volunteers enjoyed a tasty Sunday Brunch Buffet at the Rocky Gap Resort before departing for the day’s competition, which included a variety of county and state roads between the Mason Dixon Line and the Potomac River in the eastern reaches of Allegany County, Maryland. The event was sanctioned by the Washington DC Region, Sports Car Club of America.



Sunday, October 17– Fall Foliage Road Rally

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Score Class Pos Driver Navigator Car Model Hometown
16
120 EXP 1 MIKE EGLISKIS CHRIS BEAN MGBGT-V8 PARKTON, MD
1
133 EXP 2 GREG NAGY BETH NAGY MGBGT HERNDON, VA
10
527 NOV 1 JIM HILD CINDY MILLER AUDI TT ALEXANDRIA VA
2
565 NOV 2 LARRY MYERS WHITNEY MYERS CORVETTE RIDGELEY, WV
7
575 NOV 3 TOBY PERKINS SUSAN BUYER CORVETTE BALTIMORE, MD
14
600 NOV 4 BILL SMITH III BILL SMITH IV FORD TAURUS PIEDMONT, WV
9
711 NOV 5 DAVID WILLIAMS JACOB WILLIAMS AUSTIN HEALY 3000 SMITHSBURG, MD
8
734 NOV 6 KEVIN QUINN JOE GRAJEWSKI HONDA S2000 MT AIRY, MD
6
755 NOV 7 LEE FISHPAW GABY FISHPAW NISSAN 350Z TOWSON, MD
15
769 NOV 8 WIL VANAUKEN SHAENA KORBY AUDI COUPE Q PHOENIX, MD
11
835 NOV 9 GREG HONEYCUTT BROOKS HONEYCUTT PORSCHE 928 CUMBERLAND, MD
12
623 GEN 1 BOB PURGASON JOANIE PURGASON BMW 325i MIDDLETOWN, MD
5
626 GEN 2 LORAINE DENTEL FRED DENTEL MERCEDES C230 VIEWTOWN, VA
13
638 GEN 3 DAVID HARNED MARILYN HARNED NISSAN 240SX CHURCHVILLE, MD
3
642 GEN 4 JERRY FRANTZ VICKI FRANTZ 68 FIREBIRD CONV. CUMBERLAND, MD
4
727 GEN 5 ALEX REDDING CASSANDRA REDDING NISSAN MAXIMA MIDDLETOWN, MD


COLOR ME BLUE – David and Jacob Williams made the most of a beautiful day in a beautiful car, finishing fifth in the Novice Class in their two-tone Austin-Healy 3000. RALLY BY THE NUMBERS – Sixteen entrants enjoyed a sunny, breezy day in the country! Toby Perkins and Susay Buyer finished third in the Novice Class.


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