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Boom Bangs the African Drum

Teams set off on Boom Banger Rally’s inaugural Marrakech Express at Easter and what a Rally it was! Despite it not being a requirement, one of the biggest successes was teams raising almost £18,000 for various charities! Cars worth less than £250 and their crazy owners travelled from far and wide to the start line […]

Boom Launches Hotel & Ferry Packages for The Marrakech Express

  To take the hassle out of all the organising for our teams, we have agreed to put together two supported packages which will include all hotels and the two ferries. We have a ‘Budget Package’ and a ‘Four Star Package’:   The ferry crossing from Dover to Calais/Dunkirk for a standard car on Saturday […]

Cosmopolitan Classic 2013 in Pictures

  As we look forward to 2014 with a new route to Marrakech, as well as another Cosmopolitan Classic, check out the Gallery to see what you missed! One thing’s for sure you will not want to miss out next time…

BOOM goes off with a BANG!!!

So last weekend saw Boom Banger Rally’s inaugural Cosmopolitan Classic, and what a Rally it was! Although numbers weren’t quite as high as we would have liked, especially with three last minute drop outs, there was an important element of getting the Rally off the ground and established, and we certainly achieved that. Furthermore it […]

Road Tax

There is some uncertainty regarding the need for UK Road Tax when driving abroad: “Cars driven abroad need to be legal in their country of origin, and that includes keeping up the UK tax”. “The Convention on Road Traffic 1949, and Motor Vehicles (International Circulation) Order 1975, permit the use of foreign vehicles temporarily in the […]


On registration day, Thursday 29th August, your documents will be checked ahead of the Rally. Legally, you MUST have car insurance and therefore without it you cannot participate. There are actually two options of cover: Option 1: Banger Rally Insurance with our friends at HIC: Go to to get the best cover possible. Advantages: […]


Just over 4 weeks to go so hopefully all your plans are coming together?! Regarding the documentation required, it can take a while for the DVLA to get the V5C form (Logbook) back to you if you haven’t got your car yet. This form is your proof of ownership and will aid your passage through […]

Hotel Recommendations Released

Here is a list of hotels in each destination for which we have been able to negotiate good Rally rates. The highlighted hotel in each case will be the one we’re staying at but you can of course stay wherever you wish, on the list or not. If you choose to book any of the […]

£150 Offer closing soon…

We have been able to hold our AMAZING reduced registration fee of £150 until now but it must come to an end soon! This is almost HALF the cost of any other Rally on the market! We have loaded half the remaining places onto the website at this price and to grab it you MUST […]