August 19, 2014 by Leo Nulty
The former World Karting Champion is confident of a strong showing in the second half of the season.
This is your first year of racing in single-seaters after competing in karts, how are you finding the transition? Single-seater racing is really different to karting and, as a result, the transition between the two is very big. Many drivers say it’s the biggest transition between levels that you’ll experience in racing. The main differences you... [Read more...]
August 16, 2014 by Leo Nulty
The organisers of the Hillsborough International Oyster Festival are making a final call to all supercar owners to join them on Supercar Sunday and help them beat their £8,000 charity record that was established in 2013. The Hollybrook Cars / Momentum Motorsports Dream Rides event runs from 1.30 to 5.30 on Sunday 7th. September, at the Sprucefield... [Read more...]
August 15, 2014 by Leo Nulty
McGovern leads a group of Fiestas as the heavens open. Image from a very wet Michael Chester.
Lashing, pouring, pi$$ing, call it what you like but it’s a long time since Mondello Park experienced rain like that. It was on and off all day but when it eventually let go, during the Patch Fiesta Qualifier, it was as if someone had angered the gods. The sheets of rain were of biblical proportions and within a minute or two, the track was completely... [Read more...]
August 14, 2014 by Art McCarrick
The Wrights are hopeful of a good showing for local sponsor the Killyhevlin Hotel!
The Wright Rally Team head for home this weekend where current Motorsport Ireland Young Rally Driver of the Year Stephen Wright, and his co-driving sister Susanne will contest the Todds Leap Ulster Rally. The pair haven’t far to travel from their Monaghan base as the Ulster Rally will once again be based out of the County Fermanagh town of Enniskillen.... [Read more...]
August 8, 2014 by Leo Nulty
E Type, 911 and TMC Costin mix it up in a typical HRCA battle! Image from JayTee Photographic.
As ever, it seems as if the season has only just begun and is already half over. Well, at least that is the way it seems if you’re a race fan like me, anyway. The various championships have begun to take shape and in some cases it is a case of business as usual with the 2013 Champions looking to set to repeat the result in 2014. Erik Holstein,... [Read more...]