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...]
October 8, 2013 by Peugeot Ireland
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...]
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...]
September 6, 2013 by Trevor McGrath
Breen in typical attack mode in his Peugeot Academy 207.
After a two month mid-season break Peugeot Rally Academy’s Craig Breen makes his return to the European Rally Championship next week as the ERC travels to Poland for round nine of the year. Breen at the wheel of a Peugeot 207 S2000 has had a strong opening half to the campaign and currently holds second place in the championship standings. For... [Read more...]
July 1, 2013 by Trevor McGrath
Breen making one of the famous cuts in Belgium
For his first attempt at Belgium’s round of the European Rally Championship (ERC), Craig Breen delivered a strong performance to claim third place in his Peugeot 207 S2000. Competing in Ypres for the first time is never easy, especially in wet weather. Even so, Craig Breen produced a sure footed performance on the sixth round of the European Rally... [Read more...]
June 28, 2013 by Tony Gregory
Two Irish Drivers Spearhead Peugeot Sport's Ypres campaign! This is the 208 T16 which Meeke will drive.
This weekends Geko Ypres Rally: 27-29 June will be an important event for Peugeot Sport and for Irish rallying as two of our most high profile rallying stars will be driving for the company in Belgian. Their a strong line-up includes Dungannon’s Kris Meeke who will be giving the 208 T16, its rallying debut and Waterford’s Craig Breen the only Peugeot... [Read more...]
March 24, 2013 by Trevor McGrath
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...]
March 6, 2013 by Peugeot Ireland
Finol Oils are the latest support of Andrew Slattery in the Peugeot 208 R2
Finol Oils Limited, distributors of TOTAL products in Ireland, have been announced as proud sponsors of Andrew Slattery’s new Peugeot 208 R2, which made its debut in the 2013 Irish Tarmac Championships last week at Abbeyleix. The Peugeot 208 R2 was unveiled in all its glory wearing the TOTAL branding to an excited gathering of admirers. Finol’s... [Read more...]
February 20, 2013 by Peugeot Ireland
Craig with the keys to his brand new Peugeot 208
Rally ace, Craig Breen, Irish International Driver of the Year 2012, has taken delivery of a new Peugeot 208 to celebrate his appointment as a Brand Ambassador for Peugeot Ireland. The new Peugeot 208 Active 1.4 HDi is the perfect partner to the young star. An award winner itself, the stylish new Peugeot 208 is currently Irish Small Car of the Year... [Read more...]