Team Ireland confident ahead for Monza

June 6, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Monza
Murray leads the championship after 4 wins from 5 finishes!

Round 4 of the Acceleration 14 series takes place this weekend at the famous Monza circuit located just outside Milan in Italy where Ireland will be represented once again by Eoin Murray and Niki Meredith. Both Irish drivers have had an extremely strong start to the series. Meredith currently lies second in the Legend Supercup after a hatrick of victories... [Read more...]

Hat-trick for Team Ireland at the Nurburgring

May 28, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Despite a disatrous weekend, Murray still leads the MW-V6 Pickup series heading to Monza.

This weekend saw Team Ireland drivers Eoin Murray and Niki Meredith compete in round 3 of the Acceleration 14 series. After strong performances from both drivers in Friday Free Practice the two race days would only deliver mixed fortunes. Eoin Murray racing in the MW-V6 Pickups had a disappointing Q1 when he could only manage 6th quickest having been... [Read more...]

Triple win for Team Ireland at Navarra

May 6, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Three wins have vaulted Murray to the head of the MW-V6 Pickup Championship Table!

Ireland continued their excellent start in the newly formed Acceleration 14 Series scoring another strong haul of points which included 3 victories at Navarra race circuit in Northern Spain. The team was once again represented by Niki Meredith in the Legend Supercup and Eoin Murray who was joined by Michael Devaney for this event in the MW-V6 Pickup... [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS: Devaney joins Irish squad for Acceleration 14!

May 1, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Former A1 GP driver Devaney is looking forward to returning to the cockpit after a 5 year sabbatical!

Team Ireland will be out in force this weekend in Navarra, Spain. After their successful opening round last weekend in Portimao, Portugal Eoin Murray and Niki Meredith are looking to build on their solid results and add some more wins to the tally. This weekend see the return to racing from one of Ireland’s top racing drivers, Michael Devaney.... [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...]

Junior 100cc Kart Race from Mondello Park 1997

January 28, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Karts Final
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...]