Re-live the action from 1991

Year in review


1991 …

The Victorian Rally Championship was won by Peter Fyfe and Gerry Bashford in their Nissan Pulsar GTi-R 4WD Turbo.

Australian Rally Championship

Victoria’s round of the Australian Rally Championship was the BP Alpine Rally.

Peter Fyfe and Gerry Bashford on the 1991 BP Alpine


Victorian Rally Championship

VRC events this year were the Begonia Rally, BP Visco Alpine Rally, Akademos, North Eastern, Blue Ribbon and the Autosport Stages.

Outright Champions: Peter Fyfe / Gerry Bashford, Nissan Pulsar GTI-R

Novice Award: Chris Lowe / James Pollock, Datsun 1600

For more details, including event results and points tables, go to the 1991 VRC page.

Victorian Trials Series

The Victorian Trials Series, previously called the Victorian Trials Championship, comprised four rounds: the Borderland Safari, the Experts, the William Harvey Memorial Trial and the Rally of the Rising Sun.

Sprint Rally Series


  1. Zodiac Sprint Rally
  2. Anglia Memorial Sprint Rally
  3. Forester Stages

Western Region Trial Series

This series of closed events was for clubs in western Victoria, in particular Geelong, Ballarat and Melton. Events held were: 


Riverina & North Eastern Series

This closed series was for members of the car clubs in northern and north-eastern Victoria. The series comprised:

TAUCC Series

This series of closed events were for the various technical college and university car clubs. This year the series comprised the:

  1. Autumn Midnight Trial (incorporating the Derrick)- Results in Match Unicar
  2. Nissan Nightmoves – Results in April Unicar
  3. Swinburne 200 – Report and Results in May Unicar (maybe not complete?)
  4. Bog-a-Duck – Results in Sep Unicar
  5. Rivertown Trial – Report and Results in Nov Unicar
  6. Distrial – Results in Dec Unicar

Group 5

This closed series comprised events run by PIARC, CRB Car Club and the Torana Club of Victoria.

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 The Rally Calendar for this year:

2 FebGrant Walker Motors Sprint RallyFFCCClub
9 FebRivertown Rally (postponed to June then to Nov)CERBTAUCC
23 FebTCV TrialHSCCVGp5-1
2 MarTiger 200 TrialAWDCCRNES-1
2 MarAutumn MidnightCCRMITTAUCC-1
9 MarChallenge of ClubsNCCAClub
16 MarBegoniaLCCA BalVRC-1
23 MarBorder SafariNECCVTS-1
23 MarIntroductory TrialMSCCClub
6 AprNissan NightmovesNCCATAUCC-2
13 AprSpring 200FFCCGp5-2
13 AprYulunga TrialHDCCWR-1
20 AprGeorge WoodsPCCVClub
26 -28 AprBP Visco Alpine RallyLCCAARC-2, VRC-2
4 MayDaryl Tunbridge Memorial TrialBLCCWR-2
4 MaySwinburne 200SCCTAUCC-3
11 MaySouth Eastern TrialSEACClub
11 MayPathfinder TrialPIARCGp5-3
18 MayZodiac Sprint RallyCRBCCSRS-1
25 MayAkademosMUCCVRC-3
1 JunRallysport News Autumn TrialNECCClub
1 JunRally des DamesTCCIGp5-4
8 JunKentbruck Kapers TrialHDCCClub
15 JunWreckair Rally SprintNCCAOpen
22 JunExperts Trial (postponed?)LCCAVTS
13 JulCorowa Winter TrialNECCClub
3 AugExperts TrialLCCAVTS-2
3 AugGreg Lock Memorial TrailSEACClub
24 AugIvan’s Folly TrialPCCVClub
31 AugAnglia Memorial Sprint RallyFFCCSRS-2
7 SepEureka Novice TrialBLCCClub
14 SepGoulburner TrialSDCCRNES-2
21 SepBog-a-DuckMUCCTAUCC-4
28 SepWilliam Harvey Memorial TrialPCCVVTS-3, WR-3
5 OctBernarras TrialLCCABENWR-4
12 OctNorth Eastern RallyNECCVRC-4, RNES-3
19 OctForester Sprint Rally (maybe postponed to 16 Nov?)CERBSRS
19 OctTee Jay Ess Oh TrialHDCCClub
26 OctBlue Ribbon RallyLCCAVRC-5
26 OctRally of the Rising Sun (maybe Nov 2?)NCCAVTS-4
16 NovKanga Sprint Rally & Trial (was this replaced?)MMALSRS, Gp5-5
16 NovRivertown Rally and Forester StagesCERBSRS-3, TAUCC-5
16 NovDouble You Dee TrialHDCCClub
23 NovAutosport StagesFFCCVRC-6
7 DecStadium RallySprintLCCAClub
7 DecDisrallyMSCCTAUCC-6