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Getting It Up

This just in (no, OK, we admit it got lost down the back of the mustard leatherette Sideburn settee for a while) from James in France. Hello Sideburn, Thought I'd share some photos taken at a local hillclimbing event held annually deep in the Pyreneen Mountains. Most competitors were going with the dragster/enduro aesthetic with a touch of nitrous oxide to help them along, whilst silencers seem out of favour with this lot...

Four cylinders too many? Then chop one off.

Chainsaw starter, French lass.

These guys from Holland were serious contenders, finishing second overall. Couldn't help wondering where they practise.

This blown four scattered its engine all across the mountains on its last run.

The hill

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