Robert makes first WRC return at Rally Portugal

March 28, 2014 by Paul Evans  

Robert and co-driver Stuart Loudon now return to Portugal, and are confident of a good points haul!

Robert Barrable made his FIA World Rally Championship debut 12 months ago on the 2013 Rally of Portugal – so for the first time in his career, the 26-year old Dublin driver will be returning to familiar territory next weekend and, armed with experience, will be looking for another strong points-scoring result in his Tunnock’s World Rally Team Ford... [Read more...]

McGarrity Takes Mighty Win in Mini at Bishopscourt!

March 20, 2014 by Andrew Bushe  

The top three crews pose for a picture after the event!

Round one of the 2014 McGrady Insurance MSA ANICC Northern Ireland Stage Rally Championship took place today at Bishopscourt with a superb entry, and last year’s Northern Ireland Rally Champion, Derek McGarrity took victory in his newly acquired Mini WRC. It wasn’t all plain sailing for the Belfast driver, as on stage one the red Mini spluttered... [Read more...]

MINI ceases works involvement in the WRC

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...]