1000mph Bloodhound SSC to star at AXA RIAC Classic Car Show in Dublin!

February 12, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Bloodhound SSC has been designed to push the World Land Speed Record to over 1,000mph!

The organisers of the RIAC National Classic Car Show, supported by AXA Insurance, announced today that the Irish public will, for the first time ever, get to see the amazing Bloodhound SSC before it begins its attempt to become the World’s fastest car. Bloodhound supersonic car is a unique rocket and jet powered vehicle designed to achieve 1,050mph.... [Read more...]

Production Saloons <1300cc from Mondello Park in 1985

December 28, 2013 by Leo Nulty  

Bob Mont
Montgomery's Corsa SR was one of three to hit the front in this hectic race! Image from Con Connolly.

Another great Production Saloon race from Mondello Park, this time the “tiddlers” as Robin Rhodes used to call them, the “Up To 1300cc” class. The ever spectacular John Burns gives the works DOTI Opel pairing of Bob Montgomery and Frank O’Rourke a real run for their money with the rest of the grid left in their wake. Some... [Read more...]

60 seconds with Bob Montgomery

July 18, 2012 by Leo  

Bob Mont
Bob behind the wheel of his Honda Civic

Name: Bob Montgomery Age: 64 Occupation: Writer and Publisher Road Car: Lotus Exige Race of My life: 2008 Monza in Lotus Europe Cup Best race car: Lotus 2 Eleven Dream race car: Lotus 72 Dream Road Car: New V6 Lotus Exige Other Interests: Aviation, reading, travel, European History. Biggest Supporter: Son Robert (also a petrol-head racer!) Favourite... [Read more...]