ex-Tony Pond Metro 6R4 to star at Cultra!

June 13, 2014 by Tony Gregory  

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Biggerstaff in the ex Tony Pond Metro.

After making his Cultra Hillclimb debut in 2012 Stuart Biggerstaff will once again return to “Ulster’s Motoring Garden Party” to compete in one of rallying’s most iconic rally cars, his father’s MG Metro 6R4 No.1 The June 14th event is centred around the twisty 640m long Cultra Hillclimb course, which sits in the spectator friendly parkland... [Read more...]

Motocross Star heading to Cultra Hillclimb Event

May 25, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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Natalie Kane is the latest addition to the exciting lineup for Cultra 2013!

The Thoroughbred Sports Car Club NI, organisers of next weekend’s Cultra Hillclimb 1st of June have announced that Loughbrickland’s motocross star Natalie Kane will be riding her HM Plant KTM works bike up the 700 yrd course, just prior to the day’s first official timed runs. With this years main theme being ‘Women in Motorsport’... [Read more...]

“Fast Ladies” Heading to Cultra

April 15, 2013 by Tony Gregory  

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Rosemary Smith, pictured here with Dan Daly, is scheduled to appear at the event. Image from JayTee Photographic

Northern Ireland’s high octane garden party, Cultra Hill climb (Saturday 1st June 2013) will once again celebrate automotive birthdays and feature a principal theme. This year WOMEN in MOTORSPORT will be in the spotlight with The Thoroughbred Sports Car Club(NI) hoping to have a large contingent of female competitors from all disciplines of the sport... [Read more...]

High Octane Meets Garden Party

June 8, 2012 by Tony Gregory  

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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...]

Majestic Line-up for Cultra 2012

May 30, 2012 by  

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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...]