VIDEO- Crossle & RT2000 Race from Mondello Park.

March 24, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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PJ Fallon lines up on pole position in his yellow Crossle 9S

In this one, the Crossle 9S class run at the same time as the RT2000 class.  Ironically, the Crossles produce the closest racing and hence get most of the coverage as Arnie Black, PJ Fallon and Richard Parsons scrap for the win. Morgan Dempsey Junior, having moved from single seaters to the RT2000 class, seems to have no problems dealing with the class... [Read more...]

VIDEO- Formula Opel Lotus from Mondello in 1991.

February 12, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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O'Coileain tries to make a break early on...

1991 was the first year of the Formula Opel-Lotus series in Ireland. Vivion Daly and Morgan Dempsey Junior were generally at the front but former works Van Diemen driver Ruari O’Coileain in the Cliff Dempsey Racing machine was bang on the pace too. Series regular Joey Greenan had been sidelined after a pushbike accident and this meant there was... [Read more...]

Leinster Trophy 1993- Formula Opel at Mondello Park.

January 23, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

David Wright lines up on pole position for the Leinster Trophy

In 1993, with no Euroseries visiting, the Leinster Trophy was awarded to the domestic Formula Opel class. There were two heats, with the results of these deciding the grid for this, the final. David Wright starts from pole but watch out for the scrap between Morgan Dempsey Jnr and Wayne Douglas, coming up from a mid grid position. Mike Edgar starts... [Read more...]