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...]

Noel Roddy: My racing return in the Park

August 24, 2012 by Noel Roddy  

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Noel leads out of the Furry Glen. Photo: Marcin Lewandowski

The last time I raced was in a Coupe de France Formula Renault round at Albi, Southern France in March 2007, and haven’t raced due to no sponsorship like a lot of other drivers. I managed to do a late deal to race Delta Motorsports Delta T79 at the Phoenix Park Motor Races, with no chance to test I only drove the car in qualifying on Saturday... [Read more...]