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Leinster Trophy Races @ Mondello Park

One exciting addition to the bill at Mondello this weekend is the ERA of Paddins Dowling.  The 1936 ERA 10B, which raced in Cork during the 30's, will compete in the Pre 55 Historics which is on Sunday's programme. See here for further details.

We are holding our 60th Cork Veteran Run on July 18th and 19th this year. We are trying to locate some early entrants, in particular: – 1901 Sunbeam Mabley registered IE 4  – 1900 Arrol Johnson Registered GM 3 – 1903 Winton registered RI 50 – 1905 Sizaire Naudin registerd RI 1223 – 1909 Briton – 1911 Belsize registerd OI… (more…)

Club Meeting

The final club meeting of 2014 takes place this Tuesday evening in Vienna Woods at 21.00.


RIAC Pioneer Run The 10th RIAC Pioneer Run will take place on Saturday and Sunday 24th and 25th May, based at Barberstown Castle near Maynooth. As usual the event caters for three classes:   Brighton Class for cars manufactured before 31.1.2014 Centenary Class for cars 1905 to 1914 Motorcycle class up to 1914   The Saturday 'shake-down' Run will culminate… (more…)

North West 200 – BBC 4

BBC 4 TV next Monday night at 22.00.  HOW THE NORTH WEST WAS WON. The history of the North West 200 motorcycle race from its beginnings in the 1920s to the present day. A wealth of archive pictures and film tell the story, and individual race stories of the North West are set in the social history of the time.… (more…)


From 1 October 2013, if a vehicle is not going to be in use in a public place, a declaration must be made to your local motor tax office in advance of the vehicle being taken off the road if you wish to avoid the requirement to pay motor tax for the period of non-use.   See Irish Vintage Scene piece here.