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...]

‘Capacity Cultra’

May 29, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

After the success of the 2013 event, Cultra orgainsers are already over subscribed for this years event!

The Entry List for the Cultra Hillclimb 2014, on the 14th June, reached its 100 capacity at the weekend and with two weeks still to go to the Official Closing Date the Thoroughbred Sports Car Club(NI) organisers have opened a Reserve List. TSCC President and Cultra Event Co-ordinator William Heaney commented :- “This is the second year that we’ve... [Read more...]

Cultra Brings Another Famous Car ‘Home’

May 16, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

The Allard J2 will return to Ireland for the Cultra event.

For the third year in succession the Thoroughbred Sports Car Club, Ulster Folk and Transport Museum partnership have secured the appearance of yet another significant Northern Ireland race car for their 2013 Cultra Hillclimb Event. Sixty-two years after Cultra-born Desmond Titterington took delivery of his ‘Festival of Britain’ Allard J2... [Read more...]

“Fast Ladies” Heading to Cultra

April 15, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

Rosemary Smith, pictured here with Dan Daly, is scheduled to appear at the event. Image from JayTee Photographic

Northern Ireland’s high octane garden party, Cultra Hill climb (Saturday 1st June 2013) will once again celebrate automotive birthdays and feature a principal theme. This year WOMEN in MOTORSPORT will be in the spotlight with The Thoroughbred Sports Car Club(NI) hoping to have a large contingent of female competitors from all disciplines of the sport... [Read more...]

High Octane Meets Garden Party

June 8, 2012 by Tony Gregory  

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Stuart Biggerstaff in action in his Dad's MG Metro 6R4. Photo: Raceline Photography

On Saturday the 2nd of June, 1800 visitors attended Northern Ireland’s Ulster Folk Museum where visitors and motorsport fans alike were treated to the annual running of the Cultra Hillclimb. The event utilizes the parkland setting for the 700 yard hillclimb course and the historic Cultra Manor as a display area. The Thoughbred Sports Car Club... [Read more...]

Majestic Line-up for Cultra 2012

May 30, 2012 by  

The competitive hillclimb will be just 1 element of a superb day's entertainment. Photo: Tony Gregory

With this years Cultra Hillclimb event falling on the 2nd of June, the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee weekend, it seems only right that the Thoroughbred Sports Car Club (NI) has arranged for some Group B rallying royalty to be in attendance. As one of many headline appearances the MG Metro 6R4 No.1 will be making its debut at the event and will be competed... [Read more...]