Programs for the Donegal International Rally 2016 are on sale in ;
Coleman’s Car Care, Wilton, Cork.
Billy Catalane, ESSO Costcutters Service Station, Bandon
Whites Texaco Service Station, Clonakilty
Leading Cork driver Keith Cronin/Mikie Galvin, Glengarriff, seeded at 7, lead the Cork charge in their Citroen DS3R5.
Seeded at 12 Tommy Doyle and Millstreet’s co-driver Liam Moynihan calling the notes will be hoping for a repeat performance of 3nd over all in Carlow Stages rally.
Clonakilty’s David Guest and Paddy Robinson are seeded 37 in their EVO9 and continue their challenge for the Group N award in the TROA Championship. David will be followed closely by number 38 Jason McSweeney and Denis O’Mahony in their class 20 Evo 9.
At 61 we have Brian O’Keeffe and Sean Hayde in a Subaru Imprezza Class 4. Last year’s winner of the Junior TROA Championship John O’Sullivan is seeded at 73 in Honda Civic in class 11F
Class 10 will be represented by Victor and Susan Beamish 107 in their reliable Nova 1600 cc.. This will be Victors and Susan first trip to the Donegal International Rally and will be trying hard for win in class 10. There Nova will be no stranger to Donegal as this car was previously owned by Donagh Kelly.
129 Donal McGrath and Finbarr Fogarty in class 11R Toyota Corolla and 147 Gerard Seaman and Danial Hanratty in Honda Civic class 17.
Flying the flag in the junior section will be 5 Christy McCarthy and Cathal Quill in Honda Civic 1600cc, class J2 and at number 6 will be Cathal McCarthy and Gavin Sheehan, in a Ford Escort MK2.
At number 14 Kevin Horgan and Stephen Horgan in their Honda Civic. Best of luck to all the Cork crews and see you all in Donegal.
If you are interested in marshalling you can contact Liam Hayes on 086-3816078.