Motormouth’s Mutterings- Season Catchup.

August 8, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

HRCA
E Type, 911 and TMC Costin mix it up in a typical HRCA battle! Image from JayTee Photographic.

As ever, it seems as if the season has only just begun and is already half over. Well, at least that is the way it seems if you’re a race fan like me, anyway. The various championships have begun to take shape and in some cases it is a case of business as usual with the 2013 Champions looking to set to repeat the result in 2014. Erik Holstein,... [Read more...]

Abrakebabra Formula Ford Festival- Saturday Report.

June 8, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

CC
A superb shot from Con Connolly capturing the moment when Daly and Murray clashed in race 1.

Is it just me, or have we just had one of the best days racing in a while at Mondello Park? Maybe we have been starved of action lately, or maybe it was the buzz in the air caused by the return of the Irish Formula Ford Festival this weekend but either way, there was some cracking on track action all day. Sean Lillis took his usual with from pole in... [Read more...]

Motormouth’s Mutterings- Preview of Sunday’s Mondello Race Meeting.

April 11, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Fiesta Con
Patch Fiestas again have the biggest grids for this weekend but some of the other classes have grown too! Image from Con Connolly

I can’t believe we are on the eve of the second car race meeting of the season already. The Mondello Champion of Mondello Series’ kicked off at the new March meeting last month and continues at this one, but it also sees many of the National Championships starting their own championships. The Crowne Plaza Dundalk Formula Vee title chase... [Read more...]

Mondello Park returns to traditional St Patrick’s Weekend season opener.

March 14, 2014 by Fergus Brennan  

ITCC
Rob Butler was one fo the few to challenge the BMWs in ITCC in 2013, can the Bavarian machines continue their domination this year?

The 2014 Car Racing season is shaping up to be a good one with the promise of larger grids across many classes, an additional race date and the introduction of the ‘Champion of Mondello’ titles. The aim of the ‘Champion of Mondello’ is to give competitors more chances to race at Mondello Park. To facilitate this, race meetings... [Read more...]

Motormouth’s Season Preview- with Leo Nulty

March 5, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Fitz SEAT
The car everyone is talking about- Brian Fitzpatrick's beautiful SEAT Supercopa. Will he go ITCC or GT?! Image from autosportpics.com

So, just a couple of weeks to go to the start of the racing season- I can’t wait! For race fans, the return to Mondello’s traditional St Patrick’s weekend season opener is fantastic but I suppose it is slightly tougher on competitors and teams, having to have the cars ready a month earlier than in recent years. 2014 already has all... [Read more...]