Cultra Delivers New Champions and Debuts.

June 26, 2014 by Tony Gregory  

There was something for everyone at Cultra this year, including this spectacularly driven ex-Pond Metro 6R4!

Cultra Hillclimb 2014, ‘Ulster’s Motoring Garden Party’, crowned no less than 10 new Outright and Class Champions and delivered a packed programme of thrills and spills for the 2600 sun kissed visitors. the world’s Oldest Active Speed Hillclimb is based at Northern Ireland’s Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, run by the Thoroughbred... [Read more...]

Johnson Set to FLY at Cultra Hillclimb.

June 14, 2014 by Tony Gregory  

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Johnston flyng his in his Cooper S

Fermanagh’s Mervyn Johnson and his famous Mini Cooper ’S’ will making their competition debut at the renowned Cultra Hillclimb event, next Saturday 14th June. “Ulster’s Motoring Garden Party” is centred around the twisty 640m long Cultra Hillclimb course and sits in the spectator friendly parkland grounds of the Ulster Folk and Transport... [Read more...]

ex-Tony Pond Metro 6R4 to star at Cultra!

June 13, 2014 by Tony Gregory  

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Biggerstaff in the ex Tony Pond Metro.

After making his Cultra Hillclimb debut in 2012 Stuart Biggerstaff will once again return to “Ulster’s Motoring Garden Party” to compete in one of rallying’s most iconic rally cars, his father’s MG Metro 6R4 No.1 The June 14th event is centred around the twisty 640m long Cultra Hillclimb course, which sits in the spectator friendly parkland... [Read more...]

Minis, Mods and Rockers to star at Cultra 2014!

February 16, 2014 by Tony Gregory  

Adrian Mullholland's 1971 Ford Escort RS tackles the course in 2013. Image from Reinis Babrovskisr

It has been announced that Minis, Mods and Monsters will be the overall theme for this years Cultra Hillclimb Event 2014, evoking memories of the swinging sixties as well as spectacular recent machinery. The event is located within the grounds of the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, Holywood, Northern Ireland and will be held on Saturday June 14th... [Read more...]

Third place for Mullan at Cultra

June 4, 2013 by Paul Grogan  

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Jennifer at the wheel of her borrowed Mazda MX5 at Cultra. Photo: Tom Maxwell

Northern Ireland’s Thoroughbred Sports Car Club hosted their annual Cultra Hillclimb around the grounds of the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum just outside Belfast. The theme for the 2013 running of the annual event was celebrating women in motorsport and the organisers had arranged for some distinguished guests to honour the event on the day including... [Read more...]

Motocross Star heading to Cultra Hillclimb Event

May 25, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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Natalie Kane is the latest addition to the exciting lineup for Cultra 2013!

The Thoroughbred Sports Car Club NI, organisers of next weekend’s Cultra Hillclimb 1st of June have announced that Loughbrickland’s motocross star Natalie Kane will be riding her HM Plant KTM works bike up the 700 yrd course, just prior to the day’s first official timed runs. With this years main theme being ‘Women in Motorsport’... [Read more...]