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Clonakilty Black Pudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship Launched – Motorsport.ie

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We attended the  launch of the 2016 Clonakilty Blackpudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship last week at the Mondello. Over 150 people were in attendance, with speakers including Malcolm Wilson, Managing Director M-Sport, Gerard Quinn, Head of Ford Performance Europe and Paul Nagle, the works WRC Citroen co-driver. There were also 12 rally cars of various types with much of the interest centred on

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Karting Kicks Up A Gear & Galway Gets Ready To Rally – Motorsport.ie


The Motorsport Ireland Kart Committee are delighted to announce the recent formation of a training programme for Irish kart racers in association with the sports and fitness department in University College Dublin. Working together, the kart committee and the department will develop a specific programme for competitors. Chairman of the Kart Committee, Brian Kavanagh, is understandably delighted at the arrangement.

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Ulster Rally Report- with Aaron McElroy – Motorsport.ie

Kelly Crowned With Second Championship Title repro free from Seamus Counihan

For the second time in as many months, Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan wrapped up a tarmac rally championship. This time the Donegal driver was crowned the Clonakilty Blackpudding Irish Tarmac Rally Champion after a win at the Todd’s Leap Ulster Rally. With Kelly’s title rival Sam Moffett and his brother Josh absent from the rally due to an illness in the family,

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MSA British Rallycross Competitors hoping for ‘Luck of the Irish’ in Mondello Park double-header


Title battles perfectly poised on British Rallycross’ Irish return British Rally Champion to make rallycross debut in RX150 buggy 600bhp flame-spitting Supercars top the bill in County Kildare The MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with the Shannon Group will cross the Irish Sea this weekend (27/28 June), as competitors prepare to race around Mondello Park for the first time

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Donegal Prepares for International Rally

Declan Boyles new fiesta Repro free image

This weekend Donegal will play host to Ireland’s biggest motorsport event as crews from all over Ireland and beyond descend on the county for the Joule Donegal International Rally. The event, Ireland’s only 3 day rally, will see over 70,000 spectators visit the county giving the local economy a boost in the region of €25 million. Heading away the capacity

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It’s official- McKenna moves to Toyota for Donegal!


Irish Junior World Rally Championship star Daniel McKenna is looking forward to a new challenge this month after it was announced he will drive a Toyota GT86 in the forthcoming Joule Donegal International Rally. McKenna, a former winner of the national section of the event, has tested the car ahead of the rally and believes the car has the potential

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Portugal Challenge Awaits For McKenna!


Reigning British Rally Champion Daniel McKenna and co-driver Andrew Grennan head to Portugal this week for the second round of the Junior World Rally Championship, Vodafone Rally de Portugal.   After setting some stunning times on his JWRC debut in Monte Carlo in January, McKenna is eager to produce a good result in Portugal to help his title aspirations. Speaking

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