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Eugene Donnelly will head to this weekend’s Rally of the Lakes (5th/6th May) in the Hyundai Motorsport Customer Racing i20 R5 with renewed confidence as he tackles the second round of the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship in Killarney.

Having successfully put the brand new Hyundai into the top ten of the West Cork and Easter Stages, Donnelly and co-driver Mark Kane are looking to the two-day classic event in a bid to further develop the car and MRF Tyres for Irish soil. Read More »

Second place on last weekend’s (October 4-6) Orchard Motorsport Cork 20 event was sufficient to land Garry Jennings his first Irish Tarmac Rally Championship title. Relying on Kumho tyres for his grip and Rory Kennedy for his pacenotes, Jennings overcame early concerns about the health of his Subaru Impreza’s engine to bring the car home behind Daragh O’Riordan’s Ford Fiesta WRC, and clinch the prestigious seven round series – the first Co Fermanagh resident to do so since the legendary Bertie Fisher in 1996.Kumho Jennings Read More »

Following exceptional results on the Donnelly Group Circuit of Ireland Rally (April 6-7), Kumho drivers are currently leading not one but two classes of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC); not to mention the Group N class of the Irish Tarmac Championship and the Irish Forestry Series. Read More »

Following a memorable year on rally stage and race track in 2011, Kumho has started the new motorsport season with a pair of strong placings on the Safety Direct Galway International Rally (February 5). Kumho stalwart and five-times Irish Tarmac Champion Eugene Donnelly brought his new Mini WRC home in a fighting second place, while another regular Kumho runner, Garry Jennings, won the Group N category and finished an excellent fourth overall in his Mitsubishi Evo 9. Read More »

This weekend round four of the 2010 Citroën Racing Trophy (CRT) Ireland heads to the North West for the Donegal International Rally. Once again there is an impressive line-up of eight Citroën C2 R2 Max’s for what is also the fourth round of the Citroën Irish Tarmac Rally Championship. Read More »

– Reigning British Champion to showcase JRM Mitsubishi in Irish Tarmac Championship

The next phase in JRM’s promotional and technical development programme for its Group N Mitsubishi Evolution X takes place this weekend, when reigning British Rally Champion Keith Cronin contests the Topaz Donegal International Rally, round four of the Irish Tarmac Championship. Read More »

– Reigning British Champion to showcase JRM Evo X in Irish Tarmac Championship

JRM is pleased to announce that the 2009 British Rally Champion Keith Cronin will drive one of its Group N Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Xs in this year’s Donegal International Rally, the fourth round of the Irish Tarmac Championship which takes place from 18–20 June. Read More »

This weekend, Round Three of the 2010 Citroën Racing Trophy (CRT) Ireland heads to the South West for the Killarney Rally of the Lakes. Once again there is an impressive line-up of Citroën C2’s for what is also the third round of the Citroën Irish Tarmac Rally Championship. Twelve registered CRT crews have entered with ten C2 R2 Max specification cars, one C2 R2, and one Super 1600 making up the Citroën entries. Read More »

Citroën has announced its title sponsorship of the 2010 Irish Tarmac Rally Championship (ITRC), which kicks off this weekend at the Galway International Rally (5th – 7th February).

For 2010, the 6 ITRC events also make up the rounds of the Citroën Racing Trophy Ireland, which has received entries from 11 Citroën C2-R2 Max rally cars, four C2-R2s and one C2 Super 1600. Read More »

Pwllheli based rallying ace Andrew is set to contest this weekends Irish Tarmac Championship season opener, the Galway International Rally, in his Signature Cheese backed Citroen C2R2 Max. Read More »