May 21, 2014 by WRC.com
A podium in Rally Argentina has rebuilt Meeke's confidence.
Despite a second podium of the season at Rally Argentina earlier this month, Citroen’s Kris Meeke will approach June’s Rally Italia Sardegna with the same safety first approach. Meeke finished third in South America in his DS3 World Rally Car after taking the position during a savage opening leg and protecting it with a cautious drive through the... [Read more...]
March 28, 2014 by Andrew Bushe
Kris Meeke views some Rally Retro prints....
Citroen World Rally Team driver Kris Meeke launched the new Rally Retro website this week. Comprising of an archive of over 300,000 rally photographs, the new www.rallyretro.com site takes rally enthusiasts on a historical journey back through time. Kris Meeke, whose father Sydney ran some of the top rally cars for Bertie Fisher and many others in the... [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
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...]
February 6, 2014 by Tony Gregory
Kris Meeke receiving his ANICC Motorsport Award from Alan Drysdale, Chairman of 2 and 4 Wheel Motorsport Steering Group Limited (Guest presenter), Nicky Moffitt, ANICC Secretary and Henry Campbell, Chairman. Image from John O’Neill, Sperrins Photography
Despite being a relatively small country, Northern Ireland has again showed it is bursting with motorsport talent and that was evident at the recently held annual Association of Northern Ireland Car Clubs (ANICC) awards evening. With an impressive array of more than 200 trophies, the finest competitors in the country were present at the Armagh City... [Read more...]
January 19, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Meeke & Nagle en route to a hugely impressive podium finish on the famous Monte Carlo Rally!
Kris Meeke has scored his first podium finish in the World Rally Championship with an excellent third overall on the first round of the 2014 season, the Rallye Monte Carlo. The Northern Irishman and his co-driver Paul Nagle brought their Citroen DS3 WRC safely through one of the most chaotic days in recent WRC history, with one of the leg’s two stages... [Read more...]
August 12, 2013 by Citroen WRC
Meeke has been ultra impressive lately and it seems this has not gone unnoticed.
After strong performances in their first outing in the DS3 WRC in Finland, Kris Meeke and Chris Patterson have been chosen to team up with Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen in the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team for Rally Australia in Coffs Harbour on 13-15 September. The fastest rally on the calendar proved tricky for Dani Sordo, who was... [Read more...]
June 28, 2013 by Tony Gregory
Two Irish Drivers Spearhead Peugeot Sport's Ypres campaign! This is the 208 T16 which Meeke will drive.
This weekends Geko Ypres Rally: 27-29 June will be an important event for Peugeot Sport and for Irish rallying as two of our most high profile rallying stars will be driving for the company in Belgian. Their a strong line-up includes Dungannon’s Kris Meeke who will be giving the 208 T16, its rallying debut and Waterford’s Craig Breen the only Peugeot... [Read more...]
October 17, 2012 by Tony Gregory
Kris Meeke looks set to loose all hope of returning to the seat of a full works Mini WRC
It has been announced that MINI will terminate its works involvement in the FIA World Rally Championship at the end of the 2012 season, with a switch in focus towards customer rallying. Unfortunately this finally ends any tentative hopes of Ulsterman Kris Meeke returning to a full works Mini drive after Meeke was sensationally dropped from the Mini... [Read more...]