Rally for heroes

  • 50 cars driving 5 miles for every fallen serviceman since the start of the Afghan conflict

  • 10 Countries in 10 Days with an aim to raise £100,000 for SSAFA

  • Every penny raised goes to SSAFA

Join us for the launch at Horse Guards Parade on 2 August.  Starting from the very heart of London the cars will be in convoy down the Mall, past Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament, before setting off to Dover. This journey will take 130 people from the UK through France, Switzerland, Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia, Austria, Germany and Luxembourg.

To register your interest in future events contact fundraising@ssafa.org.uk

Our Teams

  1. Cherly and Barry Spencer

    Personal file

    Cheryl is a member of the British Women's Racing Drivers Club and competed in the Sol Barbados International Rally. Cheryl and Baz are utterly committed to raising money for SSAFA. They drive the Subaru Impreza P1 limited edition No14.

    TOP SPEED (MPH) 155

    ENGINE SIZE 2

    BHP 138.4

    0-60 (MPH) 4.66

    YRS. SUPPORTING SSAFA 3

    Sponsor now 100% OF MONEY RAISED GOES TO SSAFA, THE ARMED FORCES CHARITY
  2. Steve Wilson and Lee Wilson

    Personal file

    Steve and Tommy will be driving one of the loudest cars on the rally. This TVR 350 has been tuned to perfection. Steve’s daughter, Shannon recently married one of our Rally legends, Blair Thompson, making them well and truly part of the RfH family.

    TOP SPEED (MPH) 175

    ENGINE SIZE 4.3

    BHP 415

    0-60 (MPH) 4.4S

    YRS. SUPPORTING SSAFA 3.5

    Sponsor now 100% OF MONEY RAISED GOES TO SSAFA, THE ARMED FORCES CHARITY
  3. Steve Jones

    Steve and Lee Jones

    Personal file

    Steve will be driving the iconic TVR Chimaera with his sister and brother in law. A former bomb disposal operative, he has struggled with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and would like to help raise funds for SSAFA as a way of saying thanks for the help he's received.

    TOP SPEED (MPH) 152

    ENGINE SIZE 4

    BHP 285

    0-60 (MPH) 4.8S

    YRS. SUPPORTING SSAFA 3

    Sponsor now 100% OF MONEY RAISED GOES TO SSAFA, THE ARMED FORCES CHARITY
  4. Jon Palin and Amanda

    Personal file

    Jon is lucky enough to own the amazing Lamborghini Aventador Roadster but doesn’t keep it hidden away in a garage.  He shares his beautiful car, giving dream rides and raising money for charity every chance he can get.

     

    TOP SPEED (MPH) 217

    ENGINE SIZE 6.5

    BHP 690

    0-60 (MPH) 3S

    YRS. SUPPORTING SSAFA 2.5

    Sponsor now 100% OF MONEY RAISED GOES TO SSAFA, THE ARMED FORCES CHARITY

Our impact in 2017

3000+

miles

42

drivers

£240k

raised to date