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Rentokil Initial Killarney Historic Rally Preview – Motorsport.ie

Newman Sideways Banna 1

The Entry list for this weekend’s Rentokil-Intial Killarney Historic rally reads like a who’s who of the rally world! The 150 car field boasts several former Irish and British champions, multiple international rally winners and a host of regional title holders. Top seed is Northern Irish driver Ryan Barrett, and his local co-driver Diarmuid Lynch in their Ford Escort Mk2.

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Corking Finish Brings Murphy Cork Forestry Victory!

Owen Murphy & Anthony Nestor- 1st overall Round 4 Valvoline Motorsport Ireland Forestry Championship

Round four of the 2015 Valvoline Motorsport Ireland National Forestry Championship, was the Cork Motor Club’s Jim Walsh Cork Forestry Rally, based in Mallow, and there was a real race to the finish between two drivers in Mitsubishi Evo 9’s. It was Monaghan’s Josh Moffett who set the early pace, just 0.8 of a second ahead of Evo rival, local driver Owen Murphy, who

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O’Brien Leads Valvoline Series into Fourth Cork Forestry Round! – Motorsport.ie

The Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship Gets Underway Again This Weekend in Cork- pic by Lorcan Barron

Round four of the 2015 Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship, takes place this Sunday, for the Jim Walsh Cork Forest Rally, based in Mallow, County Cork. Clerk of the Course Brian O’Connell has fifty five kilometres of flowing forestry stages, to re-start the Valvoline series in style after its recess since the third round- the Moonraker in April. This year the Irish Forest Rally

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Murphy’s Moonraker as O’Brien Strengthens Valvoline Series Lead!

Owen Murphy & Anthony Nestor winners of round three Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship

Round three of the 2015 Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship, was the Munster Car Club’s Moonraker Forest Rally, based in Ballyvourney. It was a wet start for the eight stage event, and occasional slippery patches made conditions difficult to read initially. As many expected it was Keith Cronin who took the early advantage. The former British Rally Champion had Shane Buckley on the

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Mighty Moonraker Rally Ahead! Round Three- 2015 Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship!

Mick O'Brien and James O'Brien leaders of the Valvoline Irish Forest Championship

The third round of the Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship, the Moonraker Forest Rally run by the Munster Car Club, will have added spice this weekend with the addition of Keith Cronin in his Citroen DS3 R5 and Daragh O’Riordan in his Fiesta WRC to a quality entry list. For former British Champion- Cronin it’s an outing before Rally Portugal to acclimatise to

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