Kris Meeke claims first WRC podium finish

January 19, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Meeke & Nagle en route to a hugely impressive podium finish on the famous Monte Carlo Rally!

Kris Meeke has scored his first podium finish in the World Rally Championship with an excellent third overall on the first round of the 2014 season, the Rallye Monte Carlo. The Northern Irishman and his co-driver Paul Nagle brought their Citroen DS3 WRC safely through one of the most chaotic days in recent WRC history, with one of the leg’s two stages... [Read more...]

DAZZLING Mk2 DISPLAY FROM BREEN ENDS IN MECHANICAL DESPAIR

May 6, 2013 by Trevor McGrath  

Look of Concentration before SS1
The Look of Concentration before SS1

Super 2000 World Rally  Champion Craig Breen will look back on this year’s ‘Rally of the Lakes’ and say,  “what could have been.” The Waterford driver out for his first appearance on  home soil in 2013 produced what has been heralded as a scintillating performance  when his rally was cut prematurely short with engine failure as the event ... [Read more...]

Mk11 Magic for Breen/Nagl​e in Killarney and Donegal

April 22, 2013 by Trevor McGrath  

Peugeot Academy Crew to take on Lakes and Donegal
Peugeot Academy Crew to take on Lakes and Donegal

Craig Breen Rallying is delighted to announce that Craig Breen and his Killarney co driver Paul Nagle will take on both the Cartell.IE International Rally of the Lakes, 3-5 of May and the Topaz Donegal International Rally 21-23, of June. The Peugeot Sport Academy crew will compete in the National section of both events driving a class 13 Mk11 Escort... [Read more...]

Consistent Craig nets Canaries points haul

March 24, 2013 by Trevor McGrath  

Rally Islas Canarias, 21-23 03 2013

Craig Breen (IRL) Paul Nagle (GBR), Peugeot 207 S2000

A fast and consistent performance from Breen & Nagle brought them their runner up placing of 2013.

A dramatic two days in the Canary Islands saw the number one Peugeot Rallye Academy crew Craig Breen and Paul Nagle claim another second place which puts them in the immediate wake of Jan Kopecky in the European Championship standings. The Spanish event saw Craig Breen produce another display of his speed and hallmark consistency in spite of the first... [Read more...]

Poignant Victory for Breen on Wales Rally GB

September 17, 2012 by Declan Lee  

Craig Breen and Paul Nagle  SWRC Winners Wales Rally GB
Craig & Paul on their way to SWRC victory on Rally GB. Photo: Trevor McGrath

Craig Breen has moved back into FIA Super 2000 World Rally Championship title contention by becoming the third driver to win two rounds of this year’s series following his dominant category victory on Wales Rally GB today. The result, Breen’s first in the series since he and former co-driver Gareth Roberts triumphed on Rallye Monte-Carlo in... [Read more...]

Gold Medal performance from Breen ends in Ouninpohja Anguish

August 5, 2012 by Trevor McGrath  

Sideways from Craig Breen on SWRC Finland
Sideways from Craig Breen on SWRC Finland

As the Olympics continue in London and the medals are presented for each sport, there was a gold, silver and bronze performance by Waterford rally driver Craig Breen on World Rally Finland over the last three days. Breen who returned to top flight rallying after the accident that claimed his friend and former co-driver Gareth Roberts in Sicily in mid-June.... [Read more...]

Craig Breen Rallying: SWRC Finland Preview

July 30, 2012 by Trevor McGrath  

Breen on the snow in SWRC World Rally Sweden
Breen at the wheel of his Fiesta S2000 in Sweden earlier this year. Photo: craigbreen.com

On his fourth visit to the World Rally Finland, Craig Breen is set for an emotional return to rallying after the death of his co-driver and best friend Gareth Roberts in June at IRC Targa Florio Rally. Speaking about his return Craig said, “Next stop Jyvaskyla, this day had to come. It will be very emotional, stepping back into the car and not... [Read more...]