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Daily Archives: May 12th, 2020

It’s one of the world’s great tarmac rallies and now Ireland’s Rally of the Lakes has received a sprinkle of Hollywood magic.

Last year, to celebrate the event’s fortieth anniversary, Irish movie star and local boy Michael Fassbender was invited to be the rally’s ambassador and to drive its stages. Not only did he get behind the wheel but he also documented his experience along the way with a short film he has released exclusively on social network VERO.

Fassbender has long had a passion for driving and spent 2019 racing in the Porsche Sports Cup Germany, taking on the notorious German circuits Hockenheim and Nürburgring behind the wheel of a 460bhp Porsche 911. Read More »