Monthly Archives: December 2012

Christmas 2012

Munster Vintage Motor Cycle & Car Club would like to wish all its members, sponsors, friends and all enthusiasts a Happy & Safe Christmas and a Prosperous 2013. Don’t forget our Annual New Year’s day Run starting from Dunne’s Stores in Douglas at 10.30am.  As usual, a collection will be held for Marymount Hospice.  

The 1902 Bolide 8hp.

1902 Bolide 8hp The car was purchased by Ossie Bennett (Johnstown) in 1976.  Alan Wilson happened to be in the Ossie's garage when it was brought home and was suitably impressed with the car.  Jim Ryan, of Durrow, worked for Ossie and knew him well enough to persuade Ossie to part with it.  Jim purchased the car some time in… (more…)

Dec Club Meeting

The last club meeting of 2012 takes place this Tuesday in Vienna Wood at 9.00pm.

Social Night (2)

A large turnout was evident on Friday night last for the talk given by RIAC archivist Bob Montgomery.  Some very interesting photographs from the Cork races in the 30s were also shown.   As stated on the night, the club are working on commemorating the 75th anniversary of the 1938 Cork event – the only race held in Ireland held… (more…)