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BREAKING NEWS- Jake Byrne is MI Young Driver of the Month.

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Jake Byrne from Blackwood, near Naas, has been selected as the Dunlop Young Racing Driver of the Month for April. The 20 year-old Kildare driver completely dominated the Formula Ford class at Kirkistown on April 25, starting both races from pole position, comfortably winning each time, and also setting a pair of fastest laps. Combined with his third place at

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Saloons Galore at Kirkistown!

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Kirkistown stages its second car race meeting of the season, organised by the 500 Motor Racing Club of Ireland on Saturday April 25 and saloon racing fans are in for a treat with four races. Saloons/GTs will have two races as will the Ford Fiestas and following on from the season opener in March expect very close racing. Stephen Traub proved to be the

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Race Win & Lap Record for Dempsey at Mondello Park

Finishing third in race one, Jordan went on to win race two by o

Jordan Dempsey got his 2015 Ginetta Junior Ireland season off to a strong start at Mondello Park last weekend finishing third in race one before converting pole position to win the second and final race of the weekend. Jordan enjoyed a strong debut season in 2014, becoming the championship’s youngest race winner and finishing fourth overall in the series. Setting

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Mondello March 15th Report- with Leo Nulty

Barry Rabbitt leads to the first corner © Michael CHester

Well that wasn’t a bad meeting was it? The season opener at Mondello Park had all the ingredients you would want- packed grids, great racing, a bit of paint swapping and even live TV! The season started with the new ASK Supercar Championship taking to the track. Sean Doyle, predictably, had claimed pole position in the ex Jonathan Fildes/Michael Leonard machine,

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My Fiesta Junior Debut- with Jack Byrne

Jack Byrne took Fiesta Juniors. Image from Con Connolly.

The first car race meeting of 2015 has come and gone at what felt to me like the speed of light. As you may know, there were many new and exciting classes introduced to us this year, one being the Blackchurch Motors Fiesta Junior championship that caters for young drivers between 14-17 years old. Upon arrival for afternoon testing on Saturday, it was

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