My Weekend in the “Chair”! With Jamie Masterson

April 15, 2014 by  

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Well, that’s the first round of the Adelaide Masters series from Mondello Park over, and what an enjoyable weekend it turned out to be! I had been down testing on the Wednesday at Woolsey Coulter’s ART day which had left me brimming with confidence rolling into the first round, I was chuffed with how the bike felt and was pretty happy with how... [Read more...]

2014 Update & Mayo Stages- with Tonya Fortune,

April 1, 2014 by  

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Between one thing and another it’s been quite a while since I’ve had time to update this! To sum up 2013, it finished out on a high taking another class win in my local rally, the Wexford Stages, and 2nd overall in the Junior section of the South East Stages Championship. 2014 sees me set my sights on the Dunlop National Rally Championship. The... [Read more...]

Mondello Season Opener Blog- with Cregor Elliott

March 29, 2014 by  

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Blackburn will be looking for win '2 on Sunday! Image from Cregornews.com

It was great to have the season starting back at its early St Patrick’s weekend slot after a few years of April beginnings, but there was nothing spring like about the mid March weather which was damp and gloomy. The not too hectic schedule saw me arriving just after ten having dispatched my F1 duties early following the Australian GP. Qualifying... [Read more...]

Masterson aims for top step again this season!

March 29, 2014 by  

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With the new season looming, I’m focusing on just one thing- victory in 2014. After a poor season in 2013, I’m looking to bounce back and get back to my winning ways. With a mixture of bad luck and low team morale we struggled all year to get to terms with the big AMA Suzuki but now with a new bike, new sponsors, full fitness and a positive... [Read more...]

Flying High- with Sean Doyle.

March 18, 2014 by  

Sean Doyle

Going into this weekend I had a good feeling about it. With the first race weekend of the 2014 Champion of Mondello series for FF1600 just over it was for sure a real character building one! I’ll get to that in a minute. On Saturday I only went out for a couple of sessions just to give the car a check over and make sure all was ok for race day. With... [Read more...]

“Long time no see!” – with Niall Murray

February 21, 2014 by  

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I feel like it’s been absolutely years since I’ve last written a blog… probably because it has! I’m studying Engineering in Bolton Street and as you may guess it takes up a lot of time, but I promise more of these throughout the year. Well I suppose I’ll start by just giving a brief recap of 2013 As you know it was my first season in single... [Read more...]

2013 Season Review- with Sean Doyle

January 20, 2014 by  

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During my debut season in FF1600, I learned a lot regarding setting up the car and working within a team environment. For the majority of the season I was the only driver in the MCP team but when there was a second driver I was in good company with names such as Patrick McKenna, Robert Barrable, Rod McGovern and even Morgan Demspey (team owner), who... [Read more...]

My First Year in Formula Vee- with Jack Byrne

December 30, 2013 by  

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My name is Jack Byrne, I’m 16 years old and I have just had one of the best years of my life and that was racing in Formula Vee. it’s a fantastic class to be a part of. I started out at the age of 10 racing in Karting as a Cadet. I was introduced to racing because my dad was racing Formula VEE and my best friend was Karting. I had a ball driving... [Read more...]

Graduation Day- with Sean Doyle

October 20, 2013 by  

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This is Sean’s second visit to Brands. He is pictured here in the older RF91 at the 2012 Festival. Having raced the Van Diemen RF91 all season in Formula Ford, I made to graduation on Wednesday to a newer 2000 chassis in Kirkistown As I write this we are on the road home from Kirkistown in the MCP truck. I’m happy with the progress that... [Read more...]

Off to Silverstone- with Barry John McHenry

October 15, 2013 by  

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Well it’s the end of the 2013 racing season & after 4 fun, but ultimately disappointing Fiesta races, myself and Kellett Motorsport are heading to Silverstone to race with the BRSCC Alfa-Romeo Championship for their final round of the season. We will be taking over 2 Punto Abarths that Alastair and myself used to take 2nd and 3rd in the 2012... [Read more...]

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