Ireland win in Portimao at Acceleration 14

May 1, 2014 by Dave Mint  

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Murray heads for victory in the MW-V6 Pickup!

Ireland had a strong representation at the inaugural Acceleration 14 event in Portimao, Portugal taking a win and two podiums in the MW-V6 Pickup Series and the Legends Supercup by Eoin Murray and Niki Meredith. The event started with good promise after free practice where both drivers got to grips with their new cars and the circuit quickly with Eoin... [Read more...]

Irish drivers to compete at Acceleration 14 in Portimao!

April 25, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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The MW-V6 Pickup which will be driven by Eoin Murray

Ireland will be represented in both the MW-V6 Pickup Series and the Legends Supercup by Eoin Murray and Niki Meredith respectively in the inaugural Acceleration 14 event taking place this weekend in Portimao, Portugal. Acceleration 14 is a European series in which drivers represent nations in an Inter-nations battle for honours. The unique aspect of... [Read more...]

Cregor Elliott: The Canada Day Race Meeting!

July 6, 2012 by Cregor Elliott  

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The Excitement was simply too much for some....Photo: Cregor Elliott

The Canada Day meeting in Mondello wasn’t big on entries of either classes or drivers. The Vees were the highlight of the day and not due to qualify until after ten so I arrived around that time figuring I’d be in plenty of time which turned out to be true. The track team menu seemed to generate a lot of interest last day so the detective... [Read more...]

O’Hara breaks the ‘magic minute’ to set new Vee record

July 5, 2012 by Leo  

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O'Hara in his beautiful LOH Motorsport prepared Formula Vee. Photo: Cregor Elliott

With no Saloons, Historics or Sheanes, it was a low key meeting at Mondello last weekend but nevertheless we were treated to some fantastic racing! As ever, it was Moore vs Newsome in Formula Vee. This pair have had a slight advantage over the rest all season long and have shared the wins. Kevin O’Hara split them in Kirkistown (just losing out to... [Read more...]

Fantastic First Meeting at Mondello!

May 7, 2012 by  

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The quick but erratic Brian Fitzpatrick leads the ITCC pack down to turn one. Photo: Con Connolly

Well, I am just home from a wonderful weekends racing at Mondello’s season opener. We had a bit of everything- quick newbies, seasoned campaigners taking wins, monster shunts and even a post race boxing match that didn’t include any Punto Abarth drivers! Formula Sheane, having just linked up with the Make A Wish Foundation, had a good grid of well... [Read more...]