1st October 2018
The biggest entry of the 2018 Parts for Cars Irish Rallycross Championship season will line up at Mondello Park this Sunday for the penultimate event of the year. The line up will feature the most exciting grid of Supercars for a number of seasons as two new cars join the six strong 4 Wheel Drive grid. Two of the established names of Irish Rallycross will make a return to the Supercar class at Mondello Park this Sunday, October 21st. Local favourite Tommy Graham will have a Fiesta Supercar at his disposal while Derek Jobb will debut his newly acquired Ford… READ MORE
30th September 2018
The 2018 Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship ended with a flourish at Mondello Park this weekend, September 29th & 30th, on the Mondello Park National Track. The high quality entertainment included a nail biting conclusion to the Superbike Cup battle, the race of the year in Superbikes and the closest finish of the season in Supersport. At the start of the weekend the battle for Superbike Cup honours was the big talking point as three riders entered the final event separated by seven and a half points. Chris Campbell led the way from Gary O'Brien and Michael Prendergast, but the series… READ MORE
24th September 2018
Following eighteen rounds over six events, the Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship will reach its climax at Mondello Park on the last weekend of September, Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th, with the final three races of the 2018 season. The long seven event championship began in late March and has produced an exciting season, particularly in the Superbike and Superbike Cup classes where every race has been hotly contested. Running to new control tyre regulations, where only Dunlop tyres are permitted, has created a level playing field for all competitors and the Superbike class has thrived under the new regulations. Heading… READ MORE
17th September 2018
With the 2018 Patch Tyre Equipment Fiesta Zetec championship title already wrapped up, by Harmonstown's Owen Purcell, the main battle at the season final at Mondello Park today, Sunday September 16th, was for second and third places. Mark Johnston, from Kilbride and Kells teenager William Kellett sat second and third going into the weekend with Kellett still in with an outside chance of taking the runner-up spot. Purcell continued the fine form he has shown all season in qualifying, where he picked up pole position by a huge margin, by Fiesta standards, of seven tenths of a second from Michael… READ MORE
The Final double header for the 2018, 'The Trailer Company' Fiesta ST Championship produced a cliff hanger with the championship going right down to the final lap of the year at Mondello Park today, Sunday September 16th. David Maguire from Ballsbridge, began the weekend trailing fellow Dubliner Michael Cullen by ten points, but with each driver required to drop their two worst scores, Cullen would be able to count two fourth places finishes even if he did not score in either of Sunday's races. Adding Cullen's guaranteed points to his total gave Maguire a target of thirty four points from… READ MORE
Dubliner Nathan McGauran has picked up the sixth 2018 Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship Young Racer of the Year nomination. Nathan received his award at the second of two Masters events at Mondello Park in August, following some strong performances in the Junior Cup class. The Young Racer of the Year award is open to any rider who is under twenty three and competing at the Masters. At each event one rider is nominated to go forward to the end of year shoot-out where they will have a chance to battle for the €10,000 prize which is provided by Mondello Park,… READ MORE
12th September 2018
Mondello Park's, 'The Trailer Company' Fiesta ST Championship, is set to play a starring role in this weekend's Leinster Trophy race meeting, the final Car Race event of the 2018 season. The highly competitive one make series for identical Fiestas, will boast its biggest grid of the year as the championship is decided over two races at the County Kildare venue on Sunday September 16th. Backed by Limerick based 'The Trailer Company', agents for leading motorsport and commercial trailer manufacturers 'Brian James', the championship has enjoyed an exciting season with six different winners across the ten rounds run so far.… READ MORE
The 2018 Patch Tyre Equipment Fiesta Zetec Championship heads towards its finale as the drivers prepare for this weekend's double header on the Mondello Park International Track. The top position in the championship is already decided as Owen Purcell cannot be caught but behind him the race for second and third remains open with Mark Johnston and William Kellett in contention. The popular budget saloon racing series, which is backed by leading Tyre trade supplier, Patch Tyre Equipment, will provide one of the largest fields at the final Car Race event of the season, the annual Leinster Trophy races with… READ MORE
11th September 2018
The annual show-piece of the Irish Car racing season, the Leinster Trophy Races, takes place on the Mondello Park International Track this weekend, September 15th & 16th. The Leinster Motor Club's event has attracted the largest entry of the season, with the headline 'Leinster Trophy' race set to be contested by a field of twenty cars. The annual race for the Leinster Trophy, the most prestigious prize in Irish Motor Racing, will be the highlight of a busy twenty five race programme, spread over two days. The main event, a twenty minute race on Sunday afternoon, will feature a grid… READ MORE
28th August 2018
Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship 'Young Racer of the Year' Jason Lynn, continued his debut year in the Thundersport UK championship at Anglesey on Sunday August 26th and Monday August 27th, with another race winning performance. The reigning Masters Supersport champion rode his Mondello Park, Dawn International, AJ Plumbing supplies and EICL backed machine to second place in the weekends opening Supersport Elite race on Sunday and then followed up with a race win on Monday, to make it five top two finishes in a row and three race wins from five starts. Unfortunately, the Young Racer was unable to continue… READ MORE