AOL Cars goes rallying at Brands Hatch

AOL Cars rally Peugeot
AOL Cars rally Peugeot


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Brands Hatch – a place usually associated with panel-bashing touring car races and dicing motorbikes. Last weekend, however, the famous Kent circuit swapped its racing lines and overtaking for Scandinavian flicks and handbrake turns as 90 cars lined up for the Brands Hatch Summer Stages Rally.

Among the 90 were the intrepid AOL Cars team starting only their second event. Beginning in a lowly 75th place, Mike and James hoped to avoid the wheel-wrecking concrete chicanes and treacherous gravel sections and bring their trusty Peugeot 206 home. Driver Mike Askew takes up the story...