It’s not so very long ago that Motor Racing in Ireland was in big trouble. Dwindling grids and lack of promotion meant the discipline was in real danger. The first … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- ICCR Impresses Again at Mondello Park
I moved office towards the end of last year and once I had set everything up, I decided to add a Sim to the place- just to see what all … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- Sim Racing, How Hard Can It Be?
What a week for F1 news! Who would have thought we could have so much excitement so close to the end of the season? Firstly, we had the incredible, and … Continue Reading Motormouths Mutterings- Excitement Builds Ahead of #SakhirGP
November 15th, 2020 will mark the 18th anniversary of the passing of Vivion Daly, undoubtedly one of the most accomplished drivers of his generation to compete on the Irish and … Continue Reading Vivion Daly, an Appreciation, by Brian Manning
Well, we are finally going racing. It won’t be the same, numbers are limited and there will be no spectators, but at least the drivers will finally get to race. … Continue Reading Strong Numbers for Vee and BOSS for Mondello Season Opener
Having double driven with Michael Cullen at the TDC Beginners Autotest at Mondello Park earlier in the year, I had thought seriously thought about buying a car for the discipline. … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- A Spot of Autotesting!
Some of my earliest Mondello Park memories are of Larry Mooney. He raced an ungainly Audi 80 GT in Production Saloons before moving to a very early VW Golf GTi … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- A Lap With Larry
The Fiesta 6 Hour race has been running for a number of years now and is hugely popular with drivers and fans alike. Running after the race season has ended, … Continue Reading Irish Motorsport TV- the Naas Court Hotel Fiesta 6 Hour
The Keelan Construction Fiesta Zetec Championship provided the biggest grids and some of the best racing at last weekend’s season opening meeting at Mondello Park. 2018 Champion Owen Purcell started where … Continue Reading Purcell and Kellett Share Zetec Wins At Mondello Park
Well, well, well. I thought the Netflix F1 series was great, and I certainly wasn’t expecting the F1 season to rival it in that area, especially after Mercedes’ crushing domination … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- Bahrain Grand Prix Thrills as Leclerc Stars for Ferrari
Every year it happens- sometimes we fall for it, sometimes we don’t. The Ferraris are bang on the pace, or even setting it, in pre season testing. Every year, they … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- What Can We Learn From The Australian Grand Prix?
Despite horrendous conditions, excellent pre event promotion ensured healthy grids and a relatively good crowd turned up at Mondello Park for the opening round of the partsforcars Irish Rallycross Championship … Continue Reading Snow Fun at Mondello- as well promoted IRX Opener is Abandoned
Following a highly successful media launch of the PartsforCars Irish Rallycross Championship in Mondello Park, the season is ready to get underway. The Irish Rallycross Championship roared into life in … Continue Reading Irish Rallycross Championship roars into life!
Irish Motorsport TV will cover the annual Fiesta 6 Hour Endurance race which takes place this Sunday at Mondello Park. Having covered the Leinster Trophy meeting at Mondello Park last … Continue Reading Irish Motorsport TV to cover Star Studded Fiesta 6 Hour at Mondello
Some cars I have had the pleasure of driving have made me do something that is long forgotten- go for a drive. Not to the shops, in fact not for … Continue Reading ON THE ROAD- LEO NULTY DRIVES THE RENEGADE AND DISCOVERS THE JEEP EFFECT
Well, what a weekend. I know I sometimes drone on about the old days, but I was practically brought up in the Mondello paddock. I remember the screaming Formula Atlantics, … Continue Reading Motormouth’s Mutterings- Mondello Turns 50 and Winds Back The Years