Kildare teenager makes competitive return to racing

April 29, 2014 by Fergus Brennan  

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Despite a layoff and never having driven the circuit, Quinn was impressive in Donington!

Kildare teenager Simon Quinn made a return to motorsport competition at Donington Park in England last weekend (April 26th & 27th), after a four year lay-off, and impressed with his speed on his circuit racing début. Racing in the UK Mini Challenge, Quinn had a number of obstacles to overcome not least of all being qualifying, as his former sport... [Read more...]

All Smiles at Prize BTCC Test.

November 20, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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Smiley impressed the Triple Eight team with his run in Jason Plato's MG6

Last week Carrickfergus racing driver Chris Smiley followed-up his maiden saloon car title by going testing with British Touring Car squad Triple Eight at Silverstone race circuit. The 21 year old won the opportunity to drive one of Triple Eight MG6’s after taking nine victories in the JCW Cup (John Cooper Works) Class which is runs within the Mini... [Read more...]

Maiden Saloon Title for Young Smiley

October 7, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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Chris celebrates clinching his first saloon title!

Carrickfergus racing driver Chris Smiley has ended his 2013 season in winning ways after securing his maiden saloon car title. The 21 year old drove his 240bhp front wheel drive mini to the 2013 JCW Cup title at Donington Park Race Circuit in only his second season of competing in the JCW Cup (John Cooper Works) Class which is run within the Mini Challenge... [Read more...]