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Firing up the Group B Memories #DejavuKillarney


FIVE INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONS RETURN TO KILLARNEY. STIG BLOMQVIST (World Rally Champion), BERNARD BEGUIN (Multiple French Rally Champion), JIMMY McRAE (Multiple British Rally Champion), SAEED AL-HAJRI (Multiple Middle East Rally Champion) and BILLY COLEMAN (British and Irish Rally Champions) will be guests at DÉJÀ VU KILLARNEY this Easter, when the event relives the golden Group B rallying era of the 1980s

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BREAKING NEWS- Barrable to debut Hyundai Motorsport’s i20 R5 on the West Cork Rally


Robert Barrable will give the Hyundai i20 R5 its Irish Tarmac Championship debut on next month’s West Cork Rally (18-19 March). The 29-year old is no stranger to the Hyundai brand, as the Michael Barrable Motors family business, located in Airside Motor Park in Swords, has been one of the top three best performing Hyundai Ireland dealerships since it opened

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Kerry Motor Club Release details of the Rose Hotel Circuit of Kerry 2017


“A rally for competitors by competitors” is the mantra being followed by Kerry Motor Club ahead of its April 2 Rose Hotel Circuit of Kerry Rally. Run under the stewardship of Richard Talbot, one of the most experienced rally organisers in the country, the event will offer the maximum allowed stage mileage under Motorsport Ireland regulations. The Tralee man re-takes the

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Milwaukee Aprilia test at Phillip Island

Savadori, Jerez WSBK tests, January 2017

Milwaukee Aprilia have completed the first day of Official WorldSBK testing at Phillip Island. After successful testing in Europe at the Jerez and Portimao circuits in January, riders Eugene Laverty & Lorenzo Savadori arrived at Phillip Island looking for further performance gains as they ride the new generation Aprilia RSV4 RF at the circuit for the first time. The first

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Team Peugeot-Hansen announce three-car World Rallycross entry for 2017

FIA WORLD RALLYCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP 2016 - SWEDEN - HOLJES -  WRX - 01/07/2016 TO 03/07/2016 - PHOTO :  @tWorld / Paulo Maria

Team Peugeot-Hansen will continue its campaign in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy with team-mates Sebastien Loeb and Timmy Hansen driving the Peugeot 208 WRX Supercar in 2017.  The Swedish-based squad will also enter a third car to compete in all rounds of the World Championship which will be driven by Sweden’s Kevin Hansen, last year’s FIA

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Testing Times for McCormack!


Marty McCormack & David Moynihan got their first taste of R5 power last weekend at the Willie Loughman Forestry Rally in Waterford when they debuted their Skoda Fabia R5. The event which comprised of 6 stages was the perfect test to get accustomed to their new car before the first round of the British Rally Championship(BRC), the Borders Rally in

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