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The Birr Multi Venue Autotest - 22 June 18

The Birr Multi Venue Autotest Date is being changed to Sunday 22nd July pending MI Approval on 3/7/18.

The event will be based near Borris in Ossory Co Laois. Sean Keown is once again Clerk of the Course.

More Details to follow soon.

Grass Autocross - 8th April 2018

Postponed due to Weather. More details to follow soon.

Calender and Club Championship

Dates for Club Events for 2018 are now available here.

5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship 2018Updated 2018-06-23

Autocross Image courtesy of Pablo Photography

Championship Points

Points after Round 2 of the 5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship.

Round 3 is being hosted by Skibbereen & District Car Club on Sunday 8th July in Leap, Skibbereen, Co Cork.

after Round 2

2 Day AutoTest Results - 21st/22nd April 2018

Here are the results from the fantastic, well organised 2 Day Autotest that took place in Campion Concrete over the weekend.
Well done to all the organisers, marshals, timekeepers and competitors and anyone else who helped over the 2 days to make the event such a success.


Results (Sat)
Results (Sun)

2 Day AutoTest Weekend - *21st/22nd* April 2018

Regs/Entry Form


Entry (doc)

Entries Received as of 18th April 2018

John Nolan Darren Delaney Alan Maher
Aoife Ryan Mark Shanahan Kevin Maher
Piers McFheorais Neil Foyle Robbie Ingram
Kieran Garahy James Mansfield Paddy Delaney
Eoin Longworth Luke O'Neill Declan Burke
Patrick O'Leary Finbarr O'Neill Liam Cashman
Stefan Walsh Frank Dwyer Dearbhaile Garahy
Brian Duggan Conal O'Neill Kevin Dempsey
David Forde Owen Murray Karl Grehan
David Campion Martin Nugent Robert Gloster
Colin Sheridan Whitby Moynan Robbie Nevin
Lar Hogan Zara Moynan

Entries are still available. Contact Eoin Longworth (086) 8179297.


Why not join us in Campion Concrete, Kilcotton, Borris in Ossory, Co Laois (close to M7/M8) for our fun filled Autotest Weekend on the new date of 21st/22nd April 2018. Tests are Simple, easy to remember and will be suitable for Multi Venue, Endurance, Retro and Road Cars. Tests will be on mixed surfaces.

  • Plenty of spaces left.
  • Venue: Campion Concrete, Borris in Ossory (Close to M7/M8)
  • Great weekends driving and fun assured.
  • One Event licences available (€25).
  • Simple Open Tests on Mixed Surfaces (Loose & Sealed) = Maximum Enjoyment.
  • Suitable for Road, Multi Venue & Endurance Cars.
  • Entry Fee €40 per day.
  • Gourmet Catering on Site - 5 Star Catering.

  • Annual Birr Motor Club Social Night will be held on Saturday Night 21st April in Sheerans Bar Coolrain where Lar Hogan will be our splendid host as always.
  • Accommodation is available nearby, contact Eoin Longworth for details.

Further details from Eoin Longworth (086) 8179297 or Bill Ryan.

Clerk of the Course: Bill Ryan

Saturday Sign-on: 2.45pm with Start @4.00pm
Sunday Sign-on: 10.30am with Start @11.30am

Birr Grass AutoCross

Regs/Entry Form/Results

Regs/Entry (word)

Regs/Entry (pdf)


Postponed due to Weather. More details to follow soon.

Gordon Percy indeed a well known competitor is COC for the Autocross and promises an excellent smooth challenging course.

Scrutiny: 8.30am
Drivers Briefing: 10.15am
Practice: 10:30am
Timed Runs: 11:00am
Clerk of the Course: Gordon Percy

Support Irish Motorsport Stickers

Just an update on the Support Irish Motorsport Stickers Sales. Stickers are priced at €20 and all proceeds are going towards Insurance Cover for 2017 & beyond.

With this in mind I would urge all members of the Birr & District Motor and their friends to purchase these stickers. Motorsport in Ireland is going through a though period at the moment so lets put our shoulder to the wheel to assist with this worth while venture.

Stickers Sales Outlets:

  • RAE Auto Factors - Dublin Rd, Roscrea.
  • RAE Auto Factors - Main St, Templemore.
  • Mike Garahy Tractor Sales - Miletree, Birr, Co Offaly.
  • Midland Tyre Services - Borris in Ossory, Co Laois.
  • Oliver Stanley Motors - Cork Road, Durrow, Co Laois.
  • Or Alternatively contact 086 8179297 or 087 0666663.

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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