The February Club meeting takes place this Tuesday at 21.00 in Vienna Woods.
MVMCCC would like to wish all members and vintage enthusiasts a very Happy New Year and our best wishes for the coming 12 months. We will have exciting news on our planned 75th Anniversary Event of the Cork International Motor Races of 1938 soon. In the meantime we have a gallery here on the Annual New Years Day charity run – an excellent turnout on the day with a good eclectic mix of machinery on two, three & four wheels. Unfortunately I didn’t manage to snap the lovely little three wheeler bike but I’ll get something up asap.
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.
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 last club meeting of 2012 takes place this Tuesday in Vienna Wood at 9.00pm.
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 to International Formula 1 Regulations. More on that soon.