November 2, 2013 by Barry Rabbitt
Dab of Oppo- Barry flings the well balanced Civic into "Rallycross 1" Image from James Foley
Its a couple of weeks after the Leinster Trophy meeting and I’m just getting my head around the idea that the race season is over and it’s time to be a normal person again – for a few months at least. Then out of the blue I get a call from Colin Dowling who is the main driving force behind the new Civic RallyCross Challenge. He asks... [Read more...]
November 2, 2013 by P1 Digital
Mullen spent the summer racing her Sayso.ie Formula Sheane.
Just over a month since finishing as runner up in the 2013 MicksGarage.com Formula Sheane Fun Cup Championship, Jennifer Mullan follows on from her FCR Media Racing team mate Barry Rabbitt this Sunday November 3rd as one of the guest drivers in the all new Civic Rallycross Challenge. Rabbitt gave the new car it’s debut at the Carlow Car Club run... [Read more...]
October 15, 2013 by Mondello Park
Rallycross Action returns to Mondello Park this Sunday!
The 2012/2013 Irish Rallycross Championship heads into its final stages this weekend at Mondello Park, with Sunday’s round six being run by the Carlow Car Club. Following a long summer break the eight round series will be completed with a quick-fire run of three events within five weeks, finishing with round eight on November 24th. The Irish Rallycross... [Read more...]
June 4, 2013 by Leo Nulty
The Civic which will form the basis of a new Rallycross Class
Make no bones about it, Irish Rallycross is in trouble. The supercars have all but disappeared, 16v Stockhatch, despite providing great racing, never really got the 8v graduates they hoped for onboard and the resultant poor numbers meant the last few rounds were in danger of being cancelled in the preceeding weeks. Colin Dowling, a longtime rallycrosser,... [Read more...]
September 28, 2012 by Michael O'Brien
John Kelly in his Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VII will be keen to improve on last years results. Photo: D4DPhotos.com
The 2012/13 Irish Rallycross Championship marks its 30th Season since the Championship launched in 1982, not much has changed since then with exceptions of some minor rule changes, the circuit and naturally the drivers.The run up to this season see’s a number of positive changes to championship, the biggest since its inception in 1982; The aim of... [Read more...]