Rallying: McClure seals top-10 finish

Aaron McClure (Morecambe Car Club) and co-driver Elliott Edmondson in their Ford Fiesta R2 who achieved a superb third in class award and eighth overall at the gruelling, two-day Richard Burns Foundation Pirelli Rally.

Aaron McClure (Morecambe Car Club) and co-driver Elliott Edmondson in their Ford Fiesta R2 who achieved a superb third in class award and eighth overall at the gruelling, two-day Richard Burns Foundation Pirelli Rally.

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Morecambe Car Club’s Aaron McClure and co-driver Elliott Edmondson achieved a superb third in class and eighth overall at the gruelling two-day Richard Burns Foundation Pirelli Rally in Carlisle.

The event, based in Carlisle had a total of 10 special stages within the forests of Keilder and Kershope.

On Saturday, McClure survived a time-consuming puncture on a front wheel of their Ford Fiesta R2 however he pulled back sufficient time to achieve the superb result.

The other Morecambe Car Club crew of Ashley Hodge/Steve Pugh (Escort Mk2) unfortunately failed to arrive at Time Control 10 and joined the list of retired crews.