Final weekend noticed Donegal Motor Membership member Denis Ferry mix each his addictions of Rallying & Landrovers when he made the journey over to Wales to the World Well-known Nicky Grist Levels rally organised by the Quinton Motor Membership which makes use of a majority of levels from the previous Rally GB WRC Levels.
Denis flew throughout on Friday to Bowler Motorsport for an arrive & drive bundle in one in all their specifically race ready new mannequin Landrover Defenders which has its personal class in The British Championship Class B15.
Accompanied by John Tomley on the notes the primary loop of levels didn’t go to plan as mechanical gremlins gripped the brakes on the primary loop however this was sorted in service the place every crew had their very own devoted mechanic & hospitality Workforce readily available to maintain all of the Bowler Crews handled like VIPS all weekend.
The second & remaining loop of levels went excellent with loads of pleasurable seat workforce & good occasions leaving Denis on the lookout for one other outing in these wonderful machines quickly.
Younger Weapons out in power for RSA Spherical 5 Summer time Collection
Final Saturday noticed the RSA Summer time Collection return to Aghadowey with loads of Donegal Motor membership members on the entry record.
Jessica Halpenny from Newtown made her first aggressive outing within the new Halpenny Motorsport constructed Micra in a really pleasurable day it was exhausting to resolve who was smiling extra Jessica or her Navi Father Paul. Additionally in that class was Burt’s PJ Mc Dermott Jr who took 2nd place within the class in his Toyota. Glasha Motorsport Jamie Mc Laughlin & Charlie Browne each in Micras completed additional down the category.
Within the Mini Junior class 12, Letterkenny driver Kade Gilchrist was having a brilliant drive in his Mini till he bust a sump in the direction of the tip of the day. One other younger driver Robert Brockett in his Mini with new race graphics had a fantastic day taking 2nd within the juniors with younger Inver man Joshua Henry profitable the Junior Mini Class total.
Mountcahrles driver Marie Furey got here 2nd within the women Mini Class.
Manor’s Taylor Mc Elhinney got here third in school 13 in his Yacar Buggy. Within the greater class 14 Buggy class Fanad brothers Gareth & Philip Boreland had a giant battle with Gareth simply beating his older brother. Behind the Fanad brothers completed Letterkenny’s Jessica Orr who finally had a hassle free day to get an excellent end. additional down the category Dungloe Driver Conor Comack completed the day forward of Jack Harris who had a puncture to spoil his outcome for the day.
Within the rally automotive class 5 Burts John Callaghan completed 2nd in his escort.
Sligo Rally this weekend
Consideration now turns to the Sligo Rally this weekend that are rounds of the Sligo Pallets Border Championship & the Prime Half West Coast Championship. There’s a large Donegal entry so I might be busy subsequent week reporting on all of the motion. Be at liberty to ship photos, tales or experiences to [email protected]
Rallying: Ferry heads to world well-known Nicky Grist Levels was final modified: July twelfth, 2023 by