Breen ready for Belgian Battle!

June 16, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Breen on the Circuit of Ireland in the Peugeot 208 T16.

The town of Ypres in Belgium is no stranger to battles as is well documented in history and this week Peugeot Rally Academy’s Craig Breen along with Europe’s other top drivers roll into town to do battle of a different kind at Round 6 of the FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) ,The “Geko Ypres Rally” on June 19th-21st. Celebrating its... [Read more...]

Debut 3rd Place for Breen in Ypres!

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...]

2nd for Peugeot driver Breen on Maiden FIAERC Event

February 4, 2013 by Trevor McGrath  

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Craig Breen (IRL) Dave Moynihan(GBR) PEUGEOT 207 S2000, Sainteloc Peugeot Rally Academy

Craig Breen driving the Peugeot Rally Academy-Saintéloc Team 207 Super 2000 has finished 2nd overall on Rally Liepaja-Ventspils, round two of the 2013 FIA European Rally Championship. Breen the current Super 2000 world champion was out this weekend for his maiden event as a Peugeot Sport factory driver on the Latvian event. After leading on the opening... [Read more...]

Craig Breen brings 2012 season to a close on Rallye du Var

November 23, 2012 by Trevor McGrath  

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Breen will close another fantastic season in the Sainteloc Peugeot 207 S2000

Craig Breen brings his 2013 season to a close next weekend when he competes on the Rallye du Var, Nov 23-25. Craig reunites his partnership with French team, Sainteloc Racing and forms part of a three car team to take on the Provence based three day rally. This will be Craig’s fourth event this year to connect with the Saint-Etienne based team and... [Read more...]

Roberts dies in Targa Florio Rally crash

June 17, 2012 by Paul Grogan  

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Craig Breen with Gareth Roberts just before the start of the Targa Florio Rally. Photo:

British co-driver to Irish rally star Craig Breen was killed yesterday in a tragic accident on special stage 8 of the Targa Florio Rally, round five of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge. Roberts who was sharing the HRT Motorsport Peugeot 207 S2000 with Breen died when their car hit a guardrail on the 8th stage of the asphalt rally near Palermo in... [Read more...]

Craig Breen set for Sicilian Tarmac

June 13, 2012 by Trevor McGrath  

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Craig Breen in the Sainteloc Racing Peugeot 207 S2000. Photo: Craig Breen Rallying

After two outings in this year’s Intercontinental Rally challenge with French Team Sainteloc Racing, Irish rally driver Craig Breen has a bonus event next weekend in the IRC series. IRC Targa Florio-Rally Internazionale Di Sicilia, round five of the championship begins next Thursday on the Italian island of Sicily and Breen will take on the event... [Read more...]