VIDEO- Tommy Byrne at Mondello Park. EFDA FF2000 from 1981.

February 19, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Byrne waves furiously from pole postion, but with the RTE cameras rolling, a delayed start is not an option!

Tommy Byrne returns to Mondello Park in the works Van Diemen with backing from OLA oils, Navan Shopping Centre and The Fairways Hotel. Speaking to Tommy recently, he remembers it well. “I broke first gear coming down to the line, and put my hand up. Ralph Firman jumped the barrier to ask what was wrong and as I was telling him- out of shot- an... [Read more...]

Senna at Mondello Park- the full race.

November 27, 2013 by Leo Nulty  

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Senna in the FF2000 Van Diemen RF82

Well here it is, the famous race where Senna blew everyone away at the 1982 Leinster Trophy. Joey Greenan and Pat Duffy give good accounts of themselves too, despite the Euroseries running different tyres to the domestic Irish series at the time. Despite the myth that Senna took Greenan around the outside at Duckhams, you can see here that Greenan slowed... [Read more...]