The annual Memorial Car Rally celebrating Stonehaven’s famous son, Robert William Thomson, inventor of the pneumatic tyre. The 2019 R.W. Thomson Memorial Rally will be held on Sunday 28th June at Mineralwell Park where there will be many Classic and Vintage Vehicles, various stalls and Refreshments. THE place to come in the North East of Scotland for all car fanatics! And, Public Entry is FREE!
The RW Thomson Memorial Rally was first held in 1967 to honour R.W. Thomson (1822-73) the inventor of the pneumatic tyre in 1845 (UK Patent 10990). It has been organised since 1976 by the Robert William Thomson Memorial Fellowship which was formed to perpetuate his memory in 1975. There are classes covering most categories of vehicle and engines. Car entry is £5.00