Junior 100cc Kart Race from Mondello Park 1997

January 28, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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A lot of well known names in this one!

A throwback to the days when karts still raced at the Kildare venue- and indeed got their annual airing on live TV over the Leinster Trophy weekend. In this one, we have a lot of sons of racing fathers, and also plenty of names who progressed successfully into car racing in later years. Watch out for Eoin Murray, Richie Faulkner (Richard, back then!!)... [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...]