ERC Peugeot Rally Academy business resumes for Breen.

August 26, 2014 by Jamie Kent  

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Breen at the wheel of the Peugeot 208 T16

It’s hard to believe but its way back in the middle of June since Peugeot Rally Academy driver Craig Breen last competed on a rally using the Peugeot 208T16. That was on round six of the European Rally Championship in Belgium at the “Geko Ypres Rally” on asphalt and that’s the surface he’ll make his return to the ERC 2014 on next weekend in... [Read more...]

Not Craig Breen’s day in Kerry!

April 7, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Breen in the much talked-about Peugeot 208 T16.

The Fel’s Point Circuit of Kerry Rally was the perfect event for Peugeot Rally Academy driver Craig Breen and Peugeot Sport to acclimatize the new 208 T16 to the bumpy tarmac roads of Irish rallying ahead of the upcoming ERC Circuit of Ireland Rally round four of the FIA European Rally Championship 2014. After a day testing in the Kerry Mountains... [Read more...]

Craig Breen scores his maiden ERC win on the Acropolis Rally.

March 31, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Breen on his way to the first Irish ERC win since his hero Frank Meagher back in 1995!

Now in his second season as a Peugeot Rally Academy driver Craig Breen arrived in Greece to round three of the championship ERC Acropolis Rally with a hunger for his maiden European Championship win and with it the chance to give the new Peugeot 208 T16 a win on its debut ERC event. On Friday’s qualifying stage Craig and his co-driver Scott Martin... [Read more...]

Breen to bring winning Peugeot 208 to Fel’s Point Circuit of Kerry!

March 31, 2014 by Sean Moriarty  

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Breen will be bringing his 208 straight from a stunning victory in Greece!

 This weekend’s Fel’s Point Circuit of Kerry has attracted a top class entry. Over 130 cars are set to contest the nine-stage Tralee based event, boasting one of the strongest entries seen on a round of the Dunlop National Rally Championship since the halcyon days of the Celtic Tiger. Close on 15 World Rally Cars, or equivalent, will set out from... [Read more...]

Breen ready for action on the Acropolis

March 24, 2014 by Jamie Kent  

The new generation Peugeot 208 T16

When Craig Breen took up his role within the newly formed Peugeot Rally Academy at the beginning of the 2013 season it was a two year plan. His first season was always intended to be a learning year, to gain knowledge of new events and with it the responsibility of being the lead development driver of the new generation Peugeot 208 T16 in preparation... [Read more...]

Back to Back Rallys to kick start Breen’s 2014 season!

January 27, 2014 by Jamie Kent  

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Craig Breen in the PEUGEOT 207 S2000

Peugeot Rally Academy star driver Craig Breen and his new co-driver Scott Martin will get their new partnership and their 2014 season underway next weekend by taking part in the first of two different rallies, in two in different countries and in two different cars. First up, Craig will get behind the wheel of his regular Peugeot Rally Academy 207 S2000... [Read more...]

Peugeot Rally Academy News- Craig Breen

January 10, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Craig Breen will contest eight rounds of the FIA-ERC, beginning with the Rally Liepaja (Latvia) in a 207 S2000 before the 208T16’s competition debut on the Acropolis Rally

The Peugeot Rally Academy, which was created in 2013 with a programme founded on the FIA European Rally Championship, is looking forward to its second season of competition in 2014. Designed to provide a framework for the promotion of talented drivers and models like the 208 T16 and 208 R2, this year’s Peugeot Rally Academy line-up will once again... [Read more...]

3rd for Breen on ERC Season Finale

November 11, 2013 by Trevor McGrath  

Breen in action in the Swiss Mountains

Peugeot Rally Academy’s Craig Breen has clinched his fifth ERC podium of the year on the season ending Rallye du Valais when he and his Belgium co driver Lara Vanneste claimed 3rd place today in Switzerland. This result looked very unlikely after an unfortunate mistake by Vanneste leading to a two minute time penalty (Day-One) and a broken powersteerng... [Read more...]

Peugeot 208 R2 Thrills at Cork 20 International Rally

October 8, 2013 by Peugeot Ireland  

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The Slattery's Garage 208 R2 ran faultlessly over the weekend!

Tipperary’s Andrew Slattery and his co-driver Shaun Forde, thrilled thousands at this weekend’s Cork 20 International Rally, Millstreet, as their Peugeot 208 R2 came 2nd in class and 13th overall in the event, having set 6 class fastest stage times. The racing duo faced extremely tricky conditions during the two-day race as rain and mud left surfaces... [Read more...]

Challengin​g Experience for Breen in Poland

September 16, 2013 by Trevor McGrath  

Breen in action on Day 1 of ERC Rally Poland.

It was a challenging experience for Peugeot Rally Academy driver Craig Breen on ERC Rally Poland as the Irish ace got the second half of his European Rally Championship (ERC) campaign underway. Seventh was his reward at the end of two tough days of gravel rallying. Breen, who had lady co-driver Lara Vanneste calling out the pace notes for the first... [Read more...]

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