BREAKING NEWS- John Crosslé Passes Away.

September 1, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Plum Tyndall and John Crosslé at the RIAC last year, where they entralled the audience with some stories from their new book. Image from Michael Chester.

John Crosslé, a man who made a huge contribution to motorsport in Ireland, has passed away over the weekend. The Crosslé Car Company, which John founded back in 1957, produced some incredibly successful cars in many different formulae and disciplines. John’s first cars, as with Colin Chapman’s, were Ford 1172 based specials. The Mark... [Read more...]

Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle to drive Citroen Rally car in the Paddy Hopkirk Gala Cavalacade this weekend!

February 17, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Meeke, who will drive a Citroen DCS R3, is proud to be associated with the Paddy Hopkirk event.

World Rally Championship stars Kris Meeke and his co-driver Paul Nagle will drive a Citroen DCS R3 rally car in the Paddy Hopkirk Gala Cavalcade, which starts from Stormont at 10.30am on Saturday February 22nd. Kris is proud to be joining the cavalcade. “I’m delighted to be part of the celebrations to mark Paddy’s victory on the Monte... [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE: Formula Sheane to compete for famous Leinster Trophy

July 19, 2012 by Leo  

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Could a member of this group add their name to the history books and win one of the most prestigious prizes in Irish motorsport? Photo: Con Connolly

It was confirmed today that Formula Sheane will compete for the famous Leinster Trophy this September at Mondello Park. Introduced in 2001, the cars are all built by Sheane Cars in Co Wicklow. In 2012, the class was given a major boost due to the efforts of PR guru Leo Nulty and grids have already doubled in size. “I am absolutely delighted with... [Read more...]