November 28, 2013 by Mondello Park
Ireland's Top Drifters will be back in action at Mondello for the new December event.
Drift fans starved of sideways action during the winter months now have a new event to look forward to during the Christmas break. Mondello Park will host the first ever Drift-Jam Matsuri, a single day drift festival on Sunday December 29th. The event will feature Pro and Street Drift Cars on two separate drift tracks, and a Drifting demonstration by... [Read more...]
November 8, 2013 by ALMC
The ALMC 50th Celebration Dinner promises to be a great night!
THIS YEAR 2013, ALMC (or Aer Lingus Motor Club as most of you still know it) IS 50 YEARS OLD AND WE HAVE DECIDED TO ORGANISE OUR OWN “GATHERING”. To achieve this, we are planning to hold a 50th Anniversary Dinner on Saturday 14th December in City North Hotel, Gormanston, with guest speakers, a collection of memorabilia and some light music. We would... [Read more...]
October 22, 2013 by Alister Jackson
Series leader Alan Davidson made it 9 wins from 12 events as he closes in on the championship!
The sideways Mutch was a strong second! As another season’s racing draws to a close, the champions are starting to identify themselves. In Formula 1 Vettel is looking more and more dominant, and in the BTCC Andrew Jordan has clinched the title already. In the Used Cars NI Sevens Challenge it’s Alan Davidson who is out in front, carrying... [Read more...]
September 9, 2013 by Motorsport Ireland
Simon McKinley chose the Lant this time out and was victorious again, on both days in Knockalla.
DONEGAL M C HILLCLIMB AT KNOCKALLA (DAY 1) (ROUND 10 OF NAYLOR ENGINEERING NATIONAL HILLCLIMB/SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP): 1 Simon McKinley (Lant RT2 Warrior) 45.61s, 2 Joe Courtney (OMS-Suzuki) 47.39s, 3 Simon McKinley (Escort) 47.79s, 4 Robert Bell (Crossle 30F-Yamaha) 49.53s, 5 Barry Morris (Lancer Evo) 49.96s. DONEGAL M C HILLCLIMB AT KNOCKALLA (DAY 2)... [Read more...]
August 26, 2013 by Motorsport Ireland
Todd's Leap Ulster Rally, CCC Mondello Race Meeting & Mayo & District MC Autocross.
TODDS LEAP ULSTER INTERNATIONAL RALLY AT ENNISKILLEN (ROUND 4 OF IRISH TARMAC CHAMPIONSHIP): 1 Garry Jennings/Rory Kennedy (Subaru Impreza WRC) 1h 59m 43s, 2 Derek McGarrity/James McKee (Ford Focus WRC) 2h 01m 02s, 3 Donagh Kelly/Kevin Flanagan (Ford Focus WRC) 2h 02m 13s, 4 Josh Moffett/John Rowan (Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 Gp N) 2h 07m 53s, 5 Stephen... [Read more...]
August 19, 2013 by Motorsport Ireland
Naul Hillclimb, C Plate Karting Championships, The Monaghan Endurance Trial and the Jim Walsh Cork Forestry Rally all took place over the weekend.
MOTOR ENTHUSIASTS’ CLUB HILLCLIMB AT NAUL, CO MEATH (ROUND 8 OF NAYLOR ENGINEERING NATIONAL HILLCLIMB/SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP) (DAY 1): 1 Simon McKinley (Lant RT2 Warrior) 37.98s, 2 Rory Stephens (Radical SR8 Hayabusa) 42.39s, 3 Brendan Keane (Swallow DR14 F3 Zetec) 42.77s, 4 Simon McKinley (Escort) 43.05s, 5 Deirdre McKinley (Reynard GM) 44.85s, 6 John... [Read more...]
August 12, 2013 by Motorsport Ireland
Declan & Brian Boyle were first home in the Stonethrowers Stages Rally!
TIPPERARY M C SEPAM STONETHROWERS STAGES RALLY AT CLONMEL (ROUND 6 OF DUNLOP NATIONAL RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP AND ROUND 6 OF TRITON SHOWERS SOUTH EAST STAGES CHAMPIONSHIP): 1 Declan Boyle/Brian Boyle (Impreza WRC) 56m 35s, 2 Roy White/James O’Brien (MG ZR S2000) 58m 32s, 3 James Belton/Mark Glennerster (Impreza WRC) 59m 01s, 4 Paddy McVeigh/Stephen O’Hanlon... [Read more...]
August 9, 2013 by Tonya Fortune
Tonya had a great day at The IFS 2013!
On Saturday evening I made the long trip to Limerick to take part in the second day of the Irish Festival of Speed Sprint, on Sunday 4th August. It’s most unusual to find yourself with a smile on your face on the Tuesday following a bank holiday weekend, but that’s the way I have found myself today, as I would easily say it was one of the most enjoyable... [Read more...]
August 5, 2013 by Alan Tyndall
The fastest road Ferrari ever, the F!2, will head an exotic list of Supercars which the public will be able to travel in at the Supercar Dream Rides event that will be the finale to the Hillsborough Oyster Festival on Sunday the 8th. September.
Supercar Dream Rides – Sunday 8th September 2013 1.30-5.30pm. The Ferrari F12 Berlinatta, the most powerful and fastest Ferrari road car ever built will headline the multi million pound line up at ‘Supercar Sunday’ in Hillsborough on the final day of the Hillsborough Oyster Festival! This amazing 12-cylinder 730 horsepower rocket ship,... [Read more...]
July 30, 2013 by Motorsport Ireland
The Irish Festival of Speed heads up the bank holiday weekend fixtures.
DATE: 3/4.8.13 CLUB: Limerick MC EVENT: Sprint (Irish Festival of Speed) VENUE: Greenmount Racecourse, Patrickswell, Co Limerick START TIME: 10.45 Event Secretary: Mary Fitzgerald ph: 087-2670445 DATE: 4.8.13 CLUB: Tipperary LC & MCC EVENT: Veteran & Vintage Run VENUE: Main Street, Carrick-on-Suir, Co Tipperary START TIME: 11.30 Event Secretary:... [Read more...]