Archive for category: international

  • 18-year-old wins rally outright on debut

    18-year-old wins rally outright on debut

    international September 8, 2009 1:59 pm no comments

    Cathcart stuns on debut to take overall victory Matthew Cathcart is an 18-year-old from Enniskillen in Co Fermanagh, and this weekend he made his stage rally debut on the Sunset Rally in Northern Ireland in a Prodrive Impreza N12b. He is the brother of the highly-talented Richard Cathcart, and it […]

     
  • Daniel Barry takes 2009 Mitsubishi Evo Challenge Crown

    Daniel Barry takes 2009 Mitsubishi Evo Challenge Crown

    international July 21, 2009 12:50 pm no comments

    Irish Crew Daniel Barry & Martin Brady have been confirmed the 2009 Mitsubishi Ralliart Evolution Challenge Champions after their emphatic victory on round six, the Swansea Bay Rally in Wales. This gives Daniel his fifth victory out of six rounds and means he has an insurmountable lead in the series […]

     
  • Barry & Brady continue with winning form

    Barry & Brady continue with winning form

    international June 15, 2009 9:01 am no comments

    Daniel Barry from Enniskerry Co Wicklow continues with his season of success by taking his fourth victory of the year in the highly competitive Mitsubishi Evolution Challenge. Partnered as ever by his navigator Martin Brady from Navan the pair have remained consistently fast and on the road all year to […]

     
  • Perez Takes Dukeries Victory

    Perez Takes Dukeries Victory

    international June 15, 2009 8:59 am no comments

    Twenty-five years after he first contested the event as a co-driver, Kick Energy rally driver Steve Perez romped to his second Dukeries Rally victory after a superb performance in the Sherwood Forest region today. On the 1984 event as a co-driver, Perez managed to get his driver a two minute […]

     
  • 2009 Pirelli Star Driver Acropolis Rally of Greece

    2009 Pirelli Star Driver Acropolis Rally of Greece

    international June 8, 2009 10:28 am no comments

    The Pirelli Star Drivers will reach the halfway point of their 2009 programme on the forthcoming Acropolis Rally. Greece’s round of the FIA World Rally Championship is one of the oldest and toughest on the calendar. And this year, with the route moving away from its Athens base, the drivers […]

     
  • Perez Wows Crowds in Barbados

    Perez Wows Crowds in Barbados

    international June 1, 2009 4:11 pm no comments

    Kick Energy rally driver Steve Perez may not have won this year’s SOL Rally Barbados but he came away as a champion nonetheless after a memorable weekend on the Caribbean island. Following on his fourth place finish on the ‘King of the Hill’ rallysprint, driving the Ford Focus RS WRC […]

     
  • Dodd Claims Late Win on Severn Valley National Rally

    Dodd Claims Late Win on Severn Valley National Rally

    international June 1, 2009 4:09 pm no comments

    2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship – Round 5 – Severn Valley National Rally – Sat 30th May 2009 Defending champions Marcus Dodd and Andrew Bargery claimed maximum points in round five of the 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship with an extremely narrow victory in yesterday’s (30 May) Severn […]

     
  • Fourth Place for Perez in Barbados Opener

    Fourth Place for Perez in Barbados Opener

    international May 27, 2009 11:24 am no comments

    Shell V-Power ‘King of the Hill’ event in Barbados – Sunday 24th May In front of thousands of fans gathered at Stewarts Hill in St Philip, Barbados on Sunday, Kick Energy rally driver Steve Perez powered to a fine fourth place at the Shell V-Power ‘King of the Hill’, which […]

     
  • Wales Beckons for ANCRO Crews

    Wales Beckons for ANCRO Crews

    international May 27, 2009 9:56 am no comments

    2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship – Round 5 – Severn Valley National Rally – Sat 30th May 2009 Round five of the 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship makes its first of three successive visits to Wales when competitors converge on the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells for […]

     
  • Crucial Manx Battle Awains ANCRO Crews

    Crucial Manx Battle Awains ANCRO Crews

    international May 8, 2009 11:59 am no comments

    2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship – Round 4 – Manx Telecom Rally – Fri 8th/ Sat 9th May 2009 The battle for the 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship is set to continue when crews make their one and only trip away from the UK mainland and head over […]

     
  • Full Entry for Bulldog International Rally of North Wales

    Full Entry for Bulldog International Rally of North Wales

    international March 23, 2009 9:48 am no comments

    Wolverhampton and South Staffordshire Car Club are delighted at the response to the first Bulldog International Rally of North Wales, which takes place next weekend, and has attracted a capacity entry. With almost 200 applications for the 180 places received, the organising team has been overwhelmed by the excitement that […]

     
  • Dodd Takes Victory in Border Battle

    Dodd Takes Victory in Border Battle

    international March 23, 2009 9:44 am no comments

    Defending champions Marcus Dodd and Andrew Bargery claimed the honours for a second time as they won this weekend’s Brick & Steel Border Counties National Rally. After non-scoring in the opening round on Rallye Sunseeker, the pair, in their Hyundai Accent WRC, took maximum points in the second round of […]

     
  • Perez Pipped for Victory on Border Counties Rally

    Perez Pipped for Victory on Border Counties Rally

    international March 23, 2009 9:39 am no comments

    Kick Energy rally driver Steve Perez was denied his second win of the month by the smallest of margins when he just missed out on victory on today’s Brick & Steel Border Counties Rally which comprised round two of the 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship. Driving the ex Marcus […]

     
  • First Blood to Moon!

    international March 17, 2009 12:22 pm no comments

    2009 Motoscope Northern Historic Rally Championship Round 1, Motoscope Riponian Forest Stages – Sunday 15th March 2009 After the disappointment of the enforced postponement of the Motoscope Riponian Rally last month due to snow and the subsequent cancellation of the Robin Hood Stages Rally due to lack of entries, the […]

     
  • Border Counties Forests Set to Pose Tough Challenge for Crews

    international March 17, 2009 12:20 pm no comments

    The best of the Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship combines with the elite in the Hankook MSA Scottish Rally Championship when the 2009 Brick & Steel Border Counties Rally gets underway next weekend. This year marks the tenth anniversary of the co-promotion of the Border Counties by Whickham & District […]

     
  • ANCRO Big Guns Look for Points in Kielder

    international March 17, 2009 12:16 pm no comments

    Played one, lost one… That’s the demographic that makes uneasy reading for the top three in the 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship after the opening salvo in Bournemouth last month. Defending champion Marcus Dodd, as well as former champs Paul Bird and Steve Perez all failed to see the […]

     
  • Perez Takes Debut Malcolm Wilson Victory

    Perez Takes Debut Malcolm Wilson Victory

    international March 9, 2009 10:36 am no comments

    Kick Energy rally driver Steve Perez scored a sensational debut victory on today’s Malcolm Wilson Rally after a day of drama in the forests of the Lake District. Driving the Ford Focus WRC with Scotsman Kevin Rae on the notes, the Chesterfield businessman was doing battle in the back yard […]

     
  • FIA will slowdown current S2000 Cars

    FIA will slowdown current S2000 Cars

    international March 4, 2009 7:13 am no comments

    Starting in 2011 the top WRC class will be S2000 with slight modifications. The proposed S2000+ (with bolt on turbo kit and other items) is replaced with S2000 and minor body modification over current S2000 cars, larger rear wing, wider fender flares and side Bookmark to:

     
  • 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship – Round 1, Rallye Sunseeker, Bournemouth  SEASIDE SORROWS FOR STEVE

    2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship – Round 1, Rallye Sunseeker, Bournemouth SEASIDE SORROWS FOR STEVE

    international March 1, 2009 7:55 am no comments

    Kick Energy Rally driver Steve Perez saw his hopes of a decent points haul in the opening round of the 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship disappear when he was forced to retire from Rallye Sunseeker today. Driving the recently acquired ex Marcus Gronholm Ford Focus WRC 07, the Chesterfield […]

     
  • 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship – Round 1 – Rallye Sunseeker, Bournemouth DEVINE INTERVENTION AS SEAN WINS

    2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship – Round 1 – Rallye Sunseeker, Bournemouth DEVINE INTERVENTION AS SEAN WINS

    international February 28, 2009 1:06 pm no comments

    Although not winning the event outright, Irishman Sean Devine took maximum points on the opening round of the 2009 Pirelli MSA Gravel Rally Championship after a concerted effort on Rallye Sunseeker today. Driving the ex Mikko Hirvonen Subaru WRC S11, the Ulsterman from Strabane and co-driver Francis Regan showed no […]