Donagh’s Irish Tarmac Rally Challenge Heads to Killarney!

April 29, 2014 by Andrew Bushe  

Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan Head to Killarney this weekend for round 3 of the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship pic-www.kgrallypics.com

Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan now head for the Killarney Rally of the Lakes, round three of the Clonakilty Black Pudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship this weekend. After a third place on the opening round in Galway in February, and second on the Circuit of Ireland at Easter their Northgate Vehicle Hire supported Ford Focus WRC has been re-fettled... [Read more...]

Cartell.ie Rally of the Lakes 2014 event preview

April 28, 2014 by Sean Moriarty  

An impressive 170 cars will line up for the 2014 event!

The 35th running of the Cartell.ie Rally of The Lakes has attracted an unprecedented entry of 170 cars across it fours sections – International, modified, historic and junior. Action gets underway with a ceremonial start in Killarney’s town centre on Friday night where organiser, Killarney and District Motor Club have laid on a family entertainment... [Read more...]

A Happy Easter for Donagh on the Circuit of Ireland!

April 22, 2014 by Andrew Bushe  

Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan fly high of the Circuit of Ireland- pic www.kgrallypics.com
Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan fly high of the Circuit of Ireland- pic www.kgrallypics.com

A second place on the Circuit of Ireland Rally was just reward for Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan in their Northgate Vehicle Hire Ford Focus WRC, after a hard fought drive. The West Cork winners started the event in fine form, taking fastest time on the first stage near Newtownards and maintaining second place until stage four, despite the engine also... [Read more...]

Cartell.ie Rally of the Lakes 2014 Launch

April 21, 2014 by Sean Moriarty  

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Launching the cartell.ie International Rally of the Lakes 2014 at The Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney on Saturday were from left, Dermot Healy, Clerk of the Course, Paul O'Neill (Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce), Paddy Courtney (Mayor of Killarney) Diarmuid Cronin, Killarney and District Motor Club Chairman, Cathy Healy, Secretary, Jeff Aherne cartell.ie, Brian McArdle, OSI, and Patrick O'Donoghue, Gleneagle Hotel. The 35th Rally of the Lakes will take place in Killarney from May 2nd to May 4th inclusive. Picture: Eamonn Keogh (MacMonagle, Killarney)

New roads to compliment some of County Kerry’ s most famous rally stages and a route that incorporates stages that have not been used in ten years are set to make this year’s Cartell.ie Rally of the Lakes the most challenging in recent times. The third round of the Clonakilty Black Pudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship takes place in Killarney... [Read more...]