Craig Breen ready to fly in Finland.

July 28, 2014 by  

Breen on the snow in SWRC World Rally Sweden

When Peugeot Rally Academy driver Craig Breen was in his first full season of rallying in 2009 at the tender age of 19, the Kel-Tech team packed up their humble two wheel drive Fiesta ST and set off to take on the world over the mighty gravel jumps of WRC Rally Finland. Since then like every aspiring driver Craig has always dreamed of going back there... [Read more...]


July 17, 2014 by  


ONE of the strongest and longest sponsorship associations in Irish motorsport will cease at the end of the season as Dunlop has announced it will not be renewing its title sponsorship of the National Rally Championship. The announcement brings to an end a glorious chapter that began in 2000 and has seen the series become one of the most popular and... [Read more...]

Launch of the AceSigns sponsored Imokilly Motor Club Single Stage Rally 2014

July 8, 2014 by  

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Thursday the 3rd of July saw the press launch of the AceSigns sponsored Imokilly Motor Club Single Stage Rally at Harty’s Bar & Restaurant in Cloyne in east Cork. A great crowd turned out on the night and all the talk was about the third running of the event. A photo shoot took place outside with some of the Imokilly Motor Club member’s cars... [Read more...]

Bolton Battles On- with Sean Hassett.

July 8, 2014 by  


This weekend’s Sligo Stages Rally is going to be one of the biggest in Derek Bolton and Trevor O’Connell’s rally careers. The pair started rallying at the wheel of a Subaru Impreza in 2009 and have shared many successes since, but this weekend they are on the cusp of winning class 15 in the Sligo Pallets Border Rally Championship. After a troubled... [Read more...]

ALMC Stages Rally 2014

July 7, 2014 by  


This year the ALMC Stages Rally moved its headquarters to the centre of County Meath and the historic town of Trim. The organising team were very excited about the stages they selected and the compact route on offer to competitors and they weren’t disappointed with the response, a great entry of top UK and Irish crews was received. Trim castle... [Read more...]

McKenna aiming high in Scotland

June 27, 2014 by  


Scotland for the All stations are go for the 2014 Pirelli Star Driver and joint British Rally Championship (BRC) leader Daniel McKenna, as he prepares for this weekend’s RSAC Scottish Rally. The Scottish Rally is the third round of the BRC and after a win apiece on the opening two rounds, Daniel is level on points at the top of the championship standings... [Read more...]

It’s almost time for the ALMC Stages Rally 2014.

June 25, 2014 by  


The excitement is really starting to build as we approach the weekend of July 5th & 6th and the annual ALMC Stages Rally. This year ALMC Motor Club has moved the rally centre to Trim, Co. Meath and in doing so are delighted to announce that the Cusack Hotel Groups’ Castle Arch Hotel will be the new Rally Headquarters. The move to Trim is also... [Read more...]

McKenna Looking Forward to Donegal

June 20, 2014 by  


2014 Pirelli Star Driver Daniel McKenna and his co-driver Arthur Kierans are undertaking final preparations for one of Ireland’s most popular motorsport events, the Donegal International Rally. Daniel and Arthur are heading to the North West of Ireland in the Scanbitz Mark II Ford Escort to continue development work for Pirelli with their P7 Classic... [Read more...]

Breen ready for Belgian Battle!

June 16, 2014 by  

The town of Ypres in Belgium is no stranger to battles as is well documented in history and this week Peugeot Rally Academy’s Craig Breen along with Europe’s other top drivers roll into town to do battle of a different kind at Round 6 of the FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) ,The “Geko Ypres Rally” on June 19th-21st. Celebrating its... [Read more...]

Barrable celebrates 12 months with Tunnock’s Fiesta R5 with a return to the Goodwood Festival of Speed

June 15, 2014 by  


Robert Barrable will celebrate 12 months of rallying in his Tunnock’s World Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5 by returning to the place he made his debut in the car – the Goodwood Festival of Speed (26-29 June). The Tunnock’s R5 has become an instantly recognisable car in the FIA World Rally Championship – where Robert and co-driver Stuart Loudon have... [Read more...]

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