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Progressive Scottish rally driver Finlay Retson will head to this weekend’s Ulster Rally with his sights set firmly on winning the Cadet Cup category of the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (17/18 August).

After a gut-wrenching retirement on the last round of the series in Belgium, the Blairgowrie driver will now need to take victory in the hotly contested category if he is to keep his title hopes alive in the series. The John Mulholland Motors Ulster Rally will mark Retson’s third-ever BRC event and his first visit to the closed public road event in Northern Ireland. Read More »

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Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates is aiming to keep his British and European Championship hopes alive by contesting both the Ulster Rally (17/18 August) and the Barum Czech Rally Zlin (24-26 August) in the same week. Read More »

– Britain’s premier rally series makes annual trip to the Emerald Isle
– Large contingent of local drivers aiming for success
– New Antrim base for 2018 Ulster Rally

The pulsating Prestone MSA British Rally Championship travels across the Irish Sea to Northern Ireland for the John Mulholland Motors Ulster Rally (17-18 August). The intrepid British championship crews will face two demanding days on the fast and bumpy lanes as the BRC’s 60th anniversary season reaches its halfway point. New for 2018 is the location for the Ulster Rally as the town of Antrim plays host to the 100-mile event. Read More »

County Derry-born Marty McCormack is enjoying a notably strong season in the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship and, with a typically skilful showing and trouble-free run in the last remaining round, could well achieve a well-deserved podium finish in this hard-fought series.

His season in the Kumho-shod Skoda Fabia R5 began with a DNF due to suspension problems on the Border Counties event. He and trusty co-driver David Moynihan then put themselves firmly in the hunt for championship honours with a 3rd place in both the Pirelli International and Scottish rallies. Read More »

MH Motorsport enjoyed a successful weekend at the penultimate round of the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) by not only securing the Cadet Cup title but by also taking a Junior BRC podium spot at the Ulster Rally (18/19 August).

All four of the MH Motorsport run Ford Fiesta’s made the finish and with an exceptionally high attriction rate on the tough Ulster lanes, made up three quarters of the total BRC Junior and Cadet Cup finishers in the event. Read More »

After a tough start to the season, Prestone MSA British Rally Championship contender David White secured the BRC4 class title in his Mirage Vape Stores backed Ford Fiesta R2 at last weekend’s Ulster Rally.

Despite there being one round to go, White and co-driver son Mathew took the category win in horrendous conditions in Northern Ireland which was enough to seal the championship win. He will now head to the Rally Isle of Man without the pressures of a title to contend with. Read More »

Three-time BRC champion Keith Cronin and co-driver Mikie Galvin claimed victory on round six of the 2017 Prestone MSA British Rally Championship – this weekend’s John Mulholland Ulster Rally (18/19 August). The Irish pairing took their second win of the year in their M-Sport-prepared Ford Fiesta R5 to set up an exciting title fight ahead of the season curtain call on the Isle of Man. Read More »

Barnsley rally driver David White will make the trip to Northern Ireland this week as the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship returns from its summer break at the Ulster Rally (18/19 August).

The Two4Motorsport pilot will resume his assault on the championship after a turbulent season which has seen both class wins and unforced retirements. White, along with co-driver son Mathew will be aiming to take BRC4 honours in the Mirage Vape Stores backed Fiesta R2 and will be looking to repeat their victory at last month’s Nicky Grist Stages in Wales. Read More »

British rally team MH Motorsport will field a four car squad at this weekend’s Ulster Rally (18th/19th August) and will be hoping to take victory in both the Junior and Cadet category of the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC).

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All BRC roads lead to the World Rally Championship

– Six rounds in six territories for Britain’s premier rally series
– British WRC round to host season finale
– Return to legendary Ypres Rally in Belgium
– Prestone confirms sponsorship renewal

As the exciting 2017 title race heads to Ulster this weekend, the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) has today (16 August) confirmed its 2018 calendar. Read More »