March 29, 2014 by Jamie Masterson
Motorsport.ie's Biking blogger Jamie Masterson has been working hard over the winter months, both on his fitness and chasing sponsorship- he seems to have done well at both!
With the new season looming, I’m focusing on just one thing- victory in 2014. After a poor season in 2013, I’m looking to bounce back and get back to my winning ways. With a mixture of bad luck and low team morale we struggled all year to get to terms with the big AMA Suzuki but now with a new bike, new sponsors, full fitness and a positive... [Read more...]
July 20, 2013 by Ian Lynas
ITCC is coming to Kirkistown!
TOURING CAR racing is increasing in popularity with the BTCC and the World Series, nearer home is the ITCC (Irish Touring Car Championship) and on Saturday July 27 the largely Mondello Park based series will be coming to Kirkistown for a championship double header. Erik Holstein and Dave O’Brien drive very rapid BMWs in the series while Rob Butler... [Read more...]
June 8, 2012 by Tony Gregory
Stuart Biggerstaff in action in his Dad's MG Metro 6R4. Photo: Raceline Photography
On Saturday the 2nd of June, 1800 visitors attended Northern Ireland’s Ulster Folk Museum where visitors and motorsport fans alike were treated to the annual running of the Cultra Hillclimb. The event utilizes the parkland setting for the 700 yard hillclimb course and the historic Cultra Manor as a display area. The Thoughbred Sports Car Club... [Read more...]
May 30, 2012 by
The competitive hillclimb will be just 1 element of a superb day's entertainment. Photo: Tony Gregory
With this years Cultra Hillclimb event falling on the 2nd of June, the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee weekend, it seems only right that the Thoroughbred Sports Car Club (NI) has arranged for some Group B rallying royalty to be in attendance. As one of many headline appearances the MG Metro 6R4 No.1 will be making its debut at the event and will be competed... [Read more...]