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Historic Formula Ford 2000 Headlines at Kirkistown

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The 2016 Northern Ireland motor racing season bursts into action at Kirkistown on Saturday April 2 with a bumper programme containing 14 races. Headlining the programme rounds of the Historic Formula Ford 2000 Championship, which will bring memories flooding back. This formula was very popular in the late 70s and early 80s and the late Ayrton Senna on his only visit to Ireland won

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BOSS Ireland to Race for Leinster Trophy in 2016

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The Leinster Motor Club have announced that the BOSS series have been awarded the Leinster Trophy for 2016 and for the first time ever, Ireland’s fastest single seater race cars will race for the famous trophy at Mondello Park in September. BOSS Ireland tendered their application to the LMC earlier this year and class co-ordinator Dave Smyth is understandably excited

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Back To The Future – Hall on F1

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  I can probably (ok, definitely) seem overly critical of Formula 1 at times. I’ve tried to explain it as seeing something that you love make all the wrong choices. A better comparison is probably this: My childhood vision of how the future would be was mesmerised by the Back to the Future movies. I expected flying cars and hoverboards.

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McLaren- don’t crack under pressure! Alonso drives Senna’s MP4/4

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Celebrating thirty of years of partnership with McLaren, TAG Heuer today presented ‘Don’t Crack Under Pressure’. This unique film features the most iconic car in the 30 year partnership, the MP4/4, and witnesses Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button. But a few years ago, Lewis Hamilton & Jenson Button did a nice feature on the car: And Lewis Hamilton did get

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Senna’s Safety Legacy- 21 years on- with Ben Sweeney

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The tragic events of the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix were the first significant time that the hidden horror of Formula One played its course in front of the TV cameras. Although F1 had always attracted the attention of the media, the battles between Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost in the late ’80s and early ’90s acted as a catalyst to increasing the number

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