Antonia Hendron, Managing Director of ON THE ROAD- , Dublin was elected President of the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) at the organisation’s AGM held today in Killashee … Continue Reading ON THE ROAD- Antonia Hendron appointed as new SIMI President
Belfast’s Jack Young had a difficult second weekend in the TCR Europe Touring Car Series in France, despite an exceptional start three weeks ago where he won the opening race, … Continue Reading Challenging trip to France for Jack Young
Now comes news of the ultimate track-honed M4 CSL from BMW which has a 40bhp power boost over the M4 Competition Coupe, taking the power output to an impressive 550bhp. … Continue Reading ON THE ROAD – IAN LYNAS PREVIEWS A NEW FAST LANE CONTENDER FROM BMW
2020 Fiesta ST Champion Alex Denning was the talk of the Quaife MINI Challenge paddock as the series visited the iconic Brands Hatch Indy circuit in Kent last weekend, to … Continue Reading Alex Denning makes his mark as the MINI Challenge supports BTCC at Brands Hatch
Motorsport Ireland Rally Academy driver William Creighton will aim to get his FIA Junior World Rally Championship campaign back on track at this weekend’s Rally de Portugal [19-22 May]. Creighton, 24 … Continue Reading Portugal could hold key to Creighton’s Junior WRC aspirations
Driving his brother Alex’s title winning car, and with Alex on the spanners, Darragh Denning made his 2022 debut when the Coffee 2 Go Fiesta Championship visited the high speed … Continue Reading Denning Stars at Bishopscourt as Peterson’s Fiesta ST Title Bid gains Momentum
Motorsport Ireland Rally Academy driver Josh McErlean will resume his FIA World Rally Championship campaign next weekend as he tackles Rally de Portugal [19 – 22 May]. After securing fifth … Continue Reading MI Rally Academy’s McErlean to tackle WRC Rally de Portugal
Ireland’s Jonathan Browne scored his first pole position in the Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires this weekend at the Grand Prix of Indianapolis Presented by Cooper Tires. … Continue Reading Jonathan Browne Scores First Pole Position at Indianapolis Grand Prix
I make no apology, like so many others, in being an Abarth fan and now comes news of a very special new edition which will be limited to just 695 … Continue Reading ON THE ROAD – IAN LYNAS PREVIEWS A VERY SPECIAL NEW ABARTH
It was a weekend for the interlopers when the Siltex Safety Zetec series visited the high speed Bishopscourt circuit in Northern Ireland, as Keith Rabbitt arrived with a car he … Continue Reading Rabbitt Hops Into Title Contention with Impressive Siltex Zetec Debut!
It was all going so well. Both Donal (Loughrey) and I had made slow progress in our first season of Sporting Trials. We had both transferred to Donal’s Suzuki powered … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- Pride Comes Before A Fall!
Having made a promising series debut at the opening Oulton Park round of the British GT Championship, Toyota Gazoo UK driver Tom Edgar is hoping to build on this at … Continue Reading Tom Edgar looking forward to Silverstone 500 after promising Oulton GT4 Debut
Thanks to Red Bull Ireland, we recently received an invitation to sit down and chat with Irish Drifting star Conor Shanahan ahead of the opening round of the Driftmasters European … Continue Reading I’ll be gunning for the win this weekend!” -Conor Shanahan Interview
I can still hear the sound of the little high powered Toyota GR Yaris with which I spent five memorable days; a car built for the out and out enthusiast, … Continue Reading ON THE ROAD – IAN LYNAS PREVIEWS THE NEW TOYOTA GR SUPRA
Mondello Park today announced Patch Tyre Equipment as the title sponsor of the 2022 Junior MINI Challenge. The Kildare based garage equipment supplier has had previous associations with the McHale … Continue Reading Patch Tyre Equipment Backs ICCR Junior MINI Challenge
Crosshaven-based Mike Keane is launching his automotive consultancy (www.mikekeane.ie) by collaborating with the new ‘Talking The Talk’ automotive podcast. Mike delivers sustainable transport and bespoke vehicle solutions for industry, allowing … Continue Reading ON THE ROAD- James Bond Stunt Car Engineer backs up Eamon Ryan’s theory in new podcast