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Turkey Chaser Autotest - Sun 29th December 2019

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Dates for Club Events for 2020 are now available here.


5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship results are now updated after final round and are available here.

Turkey Chaser Autotest - Sun 29th December 2019

Turkey Chaser Preview

Christmas is coming and 4 days later we have the ever popular Birr & District Motor Club’s Turkey Chaser Autotest on Sunday 29th December in the wonderful surroundings of Garahys Truck Garage Birr. 3 Test sites will be used on Concrete & Loose Surfaces suitable for MVAT, Road & Endurance Cars. Tests will straight forward and not to taxing on the brain. One Event licences will also be available.

As quoted by Brian Duggan of fame everybody who does this autotest will leave Garahys will a larger waist line due to the excellent food & the legendary Stew provided by the Eithne Garahy. Brian maintains that in order to be competitive, one must complete all tests before lunch in order to avoid the afternoon slump/sleep after the lunch of delicious Stew & Chocolate Cake.

Some interesting Entries include the Garahy Family Kieran the Dad, Dearbhaile, Ciaran, Jane, Hanna & Stephen along with Kevin Dempsey. Other entrants include MX5 Supremo Piers MacFheorais, Declan Burke in the VW Beach Buggy, Keith Shaw, Robert Lewis, Eoin Longworth, Patrick O’Leary, Whitby Moynan, Zara Moynan, John Nolan, Aoife Ryan, James Dwyer, Darragh Egan, Declan Donohoe, Colin Sheridan, Martin Nugent, Brian Duggan & Darren Delaney who will all drive Toyota Starlets which is the most popular car for this event.

As per usual Garahys Garage will provide Breakdown Assistance, Starlet Parts & On Event Mechanics which include Ger Connolly, Oliver Stanley & Ian McLoughlin to assist those in need of refurbishment (Cars & Drivers Included).

Clerk of the Course is the legendary John Delaney who promises challenging but simple tests and above all a fun filled day of cheap motorsport.

Sign on: 9.00AM
Drivers Briefing: 10.15AM
Start: 10.30AM
Lunch Break: 12:45am
Clerk of the Course: John Delaney

Entry Fee is €50 euro and One Event Licence Cost €25 but must be pre booked in advance. Regulations & Entry Forms will be available shortly here or Clerk of the Course John Delaney 087 2820741.

Birr L.S. Autocross Results - 17th November 2019

The Birr Loose Surface Autocross was a huge success with everybody leaving happy after a great day of motorsport.
Thanks to all the organisers, officials, marshals and helpers who helped organise the event, set up the track and helped in any way to make the event such a success.

Final Full Results (pdf)

5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship 2019Updated 2019-11-20

Autocross Image courtesy of Pablo Photography

Championship Points

Points after final round of the 5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship.

after Final Round

Club Merchandise for Sale

Birr Motor Club are pleased to offer Club Merchandise for sale.

The following are on offer:

  • Hat - €8 each
  • Polo Shirt - €15 each
  • Hat & Polo Shirt Combo - €20 each

Postage & Packaging Extra.

Contact Ger Conroy on 086 2538164 for more details and to place your order.

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