Having been offline for a number of months, Motorsport.ie was relaunched this week by owner Leo Nulty. The Irish motorsport site was purchased by Nulty in 2012 and quickly developed … Continue Reading Ireland’s No.1 Motorsport Website Returns!
The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will be featured on the next episode of BBC Top Gear. The show will be broadcast at 8pm on Sunday 8 … Continue Reading WORLD RX AND LYDDEN HILL TO STAR ON BBC TOP GEAR
n preparation for their 2015 LMP2 campaign in FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) and ORECA Technology took the French manufacturer’s new closed cockpit prototype for an … Continue Reading KCMG Completes Successful Shakedown of ORECA 05 at Paul Ricard
Well here it is, the first blog of 2015, and it’s great to be back! Following on from our second in class on last year’s National Rally Championship, myself and Damian … Continue Reading A Good Start to the season- with Tonya Fortune
Lotus F1 Junior joins Status GP Status Grand Prix confirms Lotus F1 Junior driver Marlon Stockinger as the first signing of their inaugural GP2 campaign. The 23–year-old Filipino-Swiss driver returns … Continue Reading STOCKINGER TO RACE IN GP2 WITH STATUS GP
Ireland’s exciting new Leon Supercup is pleased to announce the appointment of Barry Gregg as scrutineer for the 301bhp Seat Leon Supercopa based championship. The appointment marks the return of … Continue Reading Leon Supercup appoints championship scrutineer
Fourth in class after a character building event for Ashbourne’s Jack Newman. Jack Newman commenced this title campaign at the Birr Stages Rally, the opening round of the 2015 Triton … Continue Reading Newman launches Championship campaign in Birr.
Mick O’Brien Slips and Slides to Opening Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Win! The 2015 Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship finally kicked off for the Carrick on Suir Motor Club’s Willie Loughman … Continue Reading Mick O’Brien Slips and Slides to Opening Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Win!
Having spent two years as title sponsor of the hugely successful Mondello –based Fiesta race series, Brian Matthews’ Patch Tyre Equipment company returns to the rally stages for 2015 in … Continue Reading Patch Tyre Equipment reunites with McHale Team for 2015.
Dublin based race team ASK Racing today announced details of the new for 2015 ASK Supercar Championship at the Mansion House today. The series will run for the former RT2000/Supercar … Continue Reading 2015 ASK Supercar Championship Announced.
The Donegal pairing of Donagh Kelly and Kevin Flanagan got their 2015 Clonakilty Blackpudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship off to a flying start by taking a convincing victory in the … Continue Reading Kelly does the job in Galway! With Aaron McElroy.
Donagh Kelly from Donegal and his Derry co-driver Kevin Flanagan powered their Ford Focus WRC to victory in the Colm Quinn BMW Galway International Rally which was based around Gort … Continue Reading Maiden International win for Kelly & Flanagan in Galway
Bentley Motorsport made an impressive debut at the famous Mount Panorama circuit in Bathurst, Australia, taking a fourth-place finish after twelve hours of incredibly close racing. The #10 Continental GT3 … Continue Reading STEVEN KANE BENTLEY FINISHES FOURTH AT BATHURST IN TENSE FINISH
Motorsport Ireland announced today that it has elected a new president. Martin McKenna,from County Monaghan, who takes up the role as head of the governing body for four-wheeled motorsport in … Continue Reading Martin McKenna elected as President of Motorsport Ireland
The 2015 MSA ANICC McGrady Insurance MSA Northern Ireland Rally Championship was launched at the ANICC Awards dinner at the weekend by Fintan McGrady (McGrady Insurance) and David Greer (Carryduff … Continue Reading Exciting times ahead for the 2015 MSA ANICC McGrady Insurance Northern Ireland Rally Championship!
In 1981, Dundalk’s Tommy Byrne was on the crest of a wave. He was rapidly becoming known as one of the fastest drivers in the business and looked set for … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- Tommy Byrne- FF2000 at Mondello Park in 1981