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Noel Roddy goes F3!

Noel Roddy

For over a year Noel Roddy has been working on a plan to compete in the British Monoposto championship with a Formula 3 car. When this plan didn’t come together in time to start the 2015 season, he  turned to plan B which was to compete in Ireland with a Formula Renault while taking in some UK rounds. He undertook

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WATSON RECORDS BEST BRITISH GT CHAMPIONSHIP RESULT OF THE SEASON

Ross Wylie / Andrew Watson Von Ryan Racing McLaren 650S

Dublin University student places seventh in longest race of the year Andrew Watson scored his best British GT Championship result of the season when the Trinity College Dublin student and fellow McLaren GT “Young Driver” Ross Wylie finished seventh in the Silverstone 500 (31 May). The Watson/Wylie Von Ryan Racing McLaren 650S GT3 sportscar clocked 74-laps, 230-miles, in the three-hour race –

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TOP TEN FINISHES FOR BENTLEY AT SILVERSTONE

Top ten finishes for Bentley at Silverstone

P6 and P9 at Silverstone in second round of Blancpain Endurance Series Failed wheel nut and a drive-through penalty prohibit higher places Strong recovery for car #7 from P24 Bentley’s return to the home of British motorsport at Silverstone brought a double-top-ten finish despite a challenging race for both cars. While the pace of the Continental GT3 was good enough

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WATSON AIMING HIGH AT SILVERSTONE

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Dublin student makes debut on famous Silverstone Grand Prix circuit in longest race of his career The 20-year-old McLaren GT Young Driver, a student at Trinity College, and Wylie despite early season setbacks, is setting his sights on a top-six finish – or at the very least a point-scoring performance on Sunday (31 May). Watson and Wylie race their Von Ryan Racing

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Sean Doyle teams up with Murphy Prototypes Le Mans team

Murphy Prototypes Crop

Wicklow based Racing Driver, and Nissan Generation Next ambassador, Sean Doyle has announced a new partnership with Irish Le Mans Endurance Racing Team, Murphy Prototypes. The rising star of Irish Motor Racing, who is currently leading the ASK Supercar Championship at home in Ireland, will now become a Murphy Prototypes supported young driver. As part of his programme Sean will

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