March 29, 2014 by Cregor Elliott
Vee winner Blackburn crosses the line!
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...]
August 6, 2013 by Cregor Elliott
Rabbitt leads Hearty early on in Formula Sheane
It was back to business as normal after the hectic Formula Vee Festival for the July meeting at Kirkistown. The sun was only rising as Con and myself headed off for the day although others were still up from the night before. We saw two youths legging it from a taxi before we hit the motorway, the driver must have been scary ….or something. A quick... [Read more...]
July 31, 2013 by Cregor Elliott
Trevor Delaney drove superbly to win the 2013 Dunlop Formula Vee Festival
The Dunlop Formula Vee Festival was the highlight of the season at Mondello Park last year and was shaping up to emulate that feat for this year. Brilliant weather and even better racing were the order of the day. This year all proceeds from the event will go to the LauraLynn Foundation and as thing s stand it looks like we may exceed the total raised... [Read more...]
July 29, 2013 by Cregor Elliott
Cregor sets off on his lap- Image from Steve Hawthorne.
It’s been a while, but the inimitable Cregor Elliott has got the bike out for another of his brilliant “On Yer Bike” pieces exclusively for Motorsport.ie This time, the famous Kirkistown Circuit, steeped in history, played host to Cregor’s bike for a wonderful insight into the history and development of Ireland’s fastest... [Read more...]
June 29, 2013 by Cregor Elliott
Cregor was impressed with Mondello's Corporate Menu!
The sun shone brightly and the weather was as hot as the on track action for the 45th birthday of Mondello Park recently. The packed racecard was again broadcast live on the internet via Mondello.TV, hopefully this will become a regular feature of car racing in Ireland. I arrived just before 10 where qualifying was well underway and after changing into... [Read more...]