“The story so far – Rounds 1 & 2 of the ITCC Championship”- with Dave O’Brien

March 20, 2014 by Dave O'Brien  

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It was this close all weekend! Image from autosportpics.com

Last year I did not have a spare minute to even think about writing a blog about my experience in the ITCC 2013 championship.  A newly built car with a few issues required all of my time and attention! So I decided I would make an effort this year to give everyone a little insight as to how the little E46 saloon came about.  This blog will provide... [Read more...]

ITCC and FF1600 to star at Kirkistown!

July 20, 2013 by Ian Lynas  

the Irish Touring Cars are coming to Kirkistown
ITCC is coming to Kirkistown!

TOURING CAR racing is increasing in popularity with the BTCC and the World Series, nearer home is the ITCC (Irish Touring Car Championship) and on Saturday July 27 the largely Mondello Park based series will be coming to Kirkistown for a championship double header. Erik Holstein and Dave O’Brien drive very rapid BMWs in the series while Rob Butler... [Read more...]

Highs & Lows at the Mondello 45- with Erik Holstein.

June 11, 2013 by Erik Holstein  

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The Murray Motorsport M3 en route to a win in race two. Image from Michael Chester www.chester.ie

Erik (right) grabs the lead as it all kicks off on the run to turn one. Image from Michael Chester. www.chester.ie Mondello saw round 5/6 of our Touring Car Championship take place in beautiful weather. It’s the first time I’ve driven the car in hotter weather, and to say it felt different is an understatement! There were a lot of improvements... [Read more...]

Yokohama ITCC Launch their 2013 Series!

March 13, 2013 by Leo Nulty  

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ITCC's Brian Sexton had Orla Miller on hand to help launch the 2013 Championship

Last Friday, in the Naas Court Hotel (fast becoming THE venue for Motorsport launches), The Irish Touring Car Championship officially launched their 2013 campaign and also made some interesting announcements. They announced that Yokohama would continue to partner the championship this year with Murray Motorsport as the official tyre supplier. Benefits... [Read more...]