May 24, 2013 by Erik Holstein
Erik Holstein leads in a VERY wet ITCC race in Bishopscourt © Michael Chester 087 8072295 © Michael Chester 087 8072295 firstname.lastname@example.org
With the first 2 race meetings now completed, the 2013 ITCC season is well up and running. Having missed Bishopscourt last year, I was looking forward to what I knew was a great circuit. It didn’t disappoint, with proper fast corners which are rare on race circuits in Ireland. It was great to see more cars out as well, with a decent grid of ITCC... [Read more...]
May 21, 2013 by Jamie Masterson
Jamie was delighted to have finally pinpointed the reason for his previous lack of pace!
Finally starting to make progress on my new Suzuki after many weekends struggling to even break that magic minute! After many a sleepless nite and head melting weeks of doing laps of Mondello Park in my head trying to find out where I was going so wrong. I’d be the first person to put up my hand and say I was riding crap but I knew I wasn’t... [Read more...]
May 20, 2013 by Barry Rabbitt
Barry showed great pace in the Goldenpages.ie car, but the cards didn't fall his way in Bishopscourt! Image from Cregornews.com
Rounds 2 and 3 of the MicksGarage.com Formula Sheane championship took place at the recently rejuvenated Bishopscourt Race Track near Downpatrick in Co Down. With car racing only returning to the circuit in 2012 I was yet to sample the delights of this fast flowing track which was held in such high regard by all those who sampled it last year. After... [Read more...]
May 19, 2013 by Tonya Fortune
Tonya sporting the motorsport.ie logo on the Carlow Stages Rally. Photo: John Carey
Sunday 12th May saw my return to the stages, on the Carlow Stages Rally, on the back roads around Tullow. Myself and Dan arrived at the rally hoping for a good result, following all the work that had been put into improving the car over the course of the last few months. The morning saw us greeted by rain as we prepared to head out onto the first loop... [Read more...]
May 18, 2013 by Cregor Elliot
Cregor and Con enjoyed their trip north!
Ah isn’t it just great that racing is back. This year saw a later start in the year than most recent times this is probably a good thing given the weather in Ireland the past few weeks. Con Connolly picked me up at 6am (I’d say bright and early but it was still dark) for the drive to Kirkistown that went through frost glistening fields and... [Read more...]