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Posted Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 2:29am

O’Sullivan & Putnam move back into the limelight

The team moves into a tie for the Super Production Championship At this time of the college basketball year, everyone is aware of a team that started the season poorly, made some corrections in playing style, then started winning. Their record may not be great but they’re strong and able to win at whatever they go after. That’s the best way to describe the rally team of Lauchlin O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam. They both… Read More →

Posted Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 2:27am

O’Sullivan & Putnam Get A Well Deserved Win in 100 Acre Wood

The team fights through problems and runs down their opposition for the win 2002 U.S. 2WD champion Lauchlin O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam won their day long battle with 2011 Super Production champions Travis Hanson and his father/co-driver Terry Hanson at the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood in Missouri. The fight saw O’Sullivan start the last two stages .4 seconds behind the Hansons. But at the end they were 43.9 seconds ahead in fourth… Read More →

Posted Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 2:26am

They WON!!!

2002 U.S. 2WD champion Lauchlin O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam won their day long battle with 2011 Super Production champions Travis Hanson and his father/co-driver Terry Hanson at the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood in Missouri. The fight saw O’Sullivan start the last two stages .4 seconds behind the Hansons. But at the end they were 43.9 seconds ahead in fourth place overall. Something must have clicked for O’Sullivan and Putnam over the last… Read More →

Posted Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 2:25am

O’Sullivan & Putnam Close on Their Main Rivals

Less than a second separates the two teams with two stages to go! 2002 U.S. 2WD champion Lauchlin O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam have been in a battle all day with 2011 Super Production champion Travis Hanson and his father/co-driver Terry Hanson at the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood in Missouri. The fight has seen O’Sullivan close the gap from nearly 50 seconds when Day 2 of the rally started this morning to .4… Read More →

Posted Friday, February 24, 2012 at 2:21am

O’Sullivan & Putnam Positioned for a Good Run Tomorrow

The Rally in the 100 Acre Wood had some gremlins but they survived Day 1 2002 U.S. 2WD rally champion Lauchlin O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam ended Day One at the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood sixth overall and second in the Super Production category. They’re locked in a tight battle with 2011 U.S. Super Production champion Travis Hanson and his father/co-driver Terry Hanson. Only 46.9 seconds separate the two teams as they face… Read More →

Posted Friday, February 24, 2012 at 2:19am

A Large Rock Drains O’Sullivan & Putnam of Power at 100 Acre Wood

The crew is still in the top eight and second in class at the event 2002 U.S. 2WD champion Lauchlin O’Sullivan took a few minutes to give us an update during the Friday service period at the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood in Steelville, Missouri. O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam are eighth overall in the event and second in class with three more stages to go on Friday. There’ll be another day of competition… Read More →

Posted Friday, February 24, 2012 at 2:19am

Scott Putnam Explains the Co-Driver Duties

Before the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood got underway we had a chance to talk with co-driver Scott Putnam of Minnetonka, MN. He’s co-driving for Lauchlin O’Sullivan in the Super Production category of Rally America. They’re second in the SP points going into the second event of the season. Many don’t know what a co-driver does. Others assume his only role in the car is to tell the driver where to go and how… Read More →

Posted Friday, February 24, 2012 at 2:17am

O’Sullivan & Putnam Ready for the 100 Acre Wood

Lauchlin talks about Pooh & Tiger’s roads this weekend Lauchlin O’Sullivan of San Francisco, CA and co-driver Scott Putnam of Minnetonka, MN are in Missouri for the Rally in the 100 Acre Wood this weekend. And, yes, it’s named for the forest in the classic children’s stories where Winnie the Pooh lived. The rally was founded by the Pooh Corner Rally Team many years ago and it’s never strayed from those roots. The event is… Read More →

Posted Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 2:16am

A Happy, but Uncomfortable Moment

Lauchlin O’Sullivan, Scott Putnam and Team Lucas Oil motor to Michigan for the first rally of the 2012 season ATLANTA, MI. (January 28, 2012) There is nothing in the Rally America Championship even remotely like the Sno*Drift Rally based in Atlanta, Michigan January 27-28. At Sno*Drift there’s usually snow on top of ice with slushy mud underneath all of that to make matters even more treacherous. In these conditions, there’s a motor racing competition. However,… Read More →