August 19, 2014 by Paul Evans
It's back to the Tunnock's R5 Fiesta for the newly engaged Irish Formula Ford Festival winner!
Robert Barrable will end a four-month rally drought when he contests the Barum Czech Rally Zlín (August 29-31) in his Tunnock’s World Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5. The last rally the 26-year old driver from Swords near Dublin contested was the Circuit of Ireland in April, where he finished a magnificent third overall. Since then Robert has been working... [Read more...]
Barrable celebrates 12 months with Tunnock’s Fiesta R5 with a return to the Goodwood Festival of Speed
June 15, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Fresh from a Formula Ford Festival win, Rob is back in the Tunnock's Fiesta in just over a week's time.
Robert Barrable will celebrate 12 months of rallying in his Tunnock’s World Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5 by returning to the place he made his debut in the car – the Goodwood Festival of Speed (26-29 June). The Tunnock’s R5 has become an instantly recognisable car in the FIA World Rally Championship – where Robert and co-driver Stuart Loudon have... [Read more...]
April 22, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Rob and Stuart celebrate their podium finish in Belfast!
Robert Barrable has scored his first FIA European Rally Championship podium result after finishing a career-best 3rd overall on the Discover Northern Ireland Circuit of Ireland Rally (April 17-19) in his Tunnock’s World Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5. Co-driven by Stuart Loudon, who was fighting off a sinus infection, the 26-year old Dublin driver pushed... [Read more...]
Another strong WRC-2 points-scoring finish for Barrable after surviving Rally Portugal war of attrition
April 8, 2014 by Paul Evans
Flying High- Barrable was satisfied with his performance on his return to gravel.
On his first gravel rally in almost five months, Robert Barrable scored another strong points-scoring finish with 6th in WRC-2 and 16th overall in his Tunnock’s World Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5 on the gruelling Rally Portugal. This was the first time that the 26-year old Irish driver had ever returned to a round of the FIA World Rally Championship,... [Read more...]
March 12, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Barry Barrable was a multple race winner in his Astra in the Dunlop Saloon Car CHampionship
Former I.T.C.C, Fiat Uno, Dunlop Saloon and Spanish Hyundai Getz competitor Barry Barrable has announced he plans to compete in this seasons Patch Tyre Equipment Fiesta Championship in 2014. The 2 time Pheonix Park winner and Mondello regular has built a Ford Fiesta 1.25 Zetec with the help of Dominic Mac Neill Motorsport and plans to compete in all... [Read more...]
March 10, 2014 by Paul Evans
Barrable in his Tunnocks World Rally Team Fiesta R5
Robert Barrable will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year by contesting the Quality Hotel Clonakilty West Cork Rally (March 15-16) in his Tunnock’s World Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5 – in a homeland high-speed Tarmac test run ahead of the Circuit of Ireland Rally (April 17-19). The 26-year old Dublin driver won the West Cork Rally at his first attempt... [Read more...]
Tunnock’s World Rally Team Announced-Robert Barrable will contest five of the remaining six rounds of the 2013 FIA World Rally Championship in a new Ford Fiesta R5.
July 24, 2013 by Paul Evans
Tunnock's World Rally Team! L-R Stuart Loudon and Rob Barrable outside the Tunnock's bakery in Uddingston.
The Tunnock’s World Rally Team has been officially launched at the famous teacake company’s bakery in Uddingston, Scotland, where it was announced that Robert Barrable will contest five of the remaining six rounds of the 2013 FIA World Rally Championship in a new Ford Fiesta R5. Stuart Loudon, the great, great grandson of the company’s founder,... [Read more...]