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Club NewsPrize Draw Winners / Tv Schedule for Rally 2017-03-14

Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh Stages Rally

We would like to give a big thanks to all marshals, officials, time keepers and everyone who helped out in any way, despite the difficult conditions for the rally over the weekend.

Results are now available to view on Angus Sealy's Results Website.

The winners of the Oliver Stanley Motors, Durrow & Texaco Prize Draw and the Birr Rally Tv Schedule is now also available Here.


Here's a video of 2 club members being interviewed by a local lad, Michael Grace, who is doing filming production in college.

The MERC results are now updated after Round 1 and are available here.

Calender and Club Championship

Dates for Club Events for 2017 are now available here.

Club Membership, Registration Form and Championship Details now also available here.

Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh Tarmac Stages Rally Results


Start Times /

Oliver Stanley Motors, Durrow & Texaco Prize Draw

Results of the Rally Programme Draw
Sponsored by: Oliver Stanley Motors Durrow & Texaco

  • 1st Prize €250 - David Keane, Tynagh, Co Galway
  • 2nd Prize €150 - Gavin Woods, Rossmore, Grangefertagh, Johnstown, Co Kilkenny.
  • 3rd Prize €100 - Pat Corcoran, Chesterfield Close, Birr, Co Offaly.
  • Special Prize Meal Voucher for the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel - Clodagh Henehan, Barrymore, Athlone, Co Roscommon.

TV Schedule

The TV Schedule for the Birr Stages Rally is now also released by On The Limit Sports and can be viewed below. Be sure to check it out! Birr Tv Schedule 2017

Munster Autocross Championship 2017

Rules & Regulations




Skibbereen 19th February
Clare 5th March
Clare 21st May
Munster CC 11th June
Skibbereen 9th July
Killarney 6th August (Grass Surface)
Imokilly 15th October (Grass Surface)
Birr 19th November
Limerick 10th December
Cork 27th December

MAC 2017 all set to kick off!

The 2017 Munster Autocross kicks off as usual with the Skibbereen Autocross. It will be held next Sunday February 19th and hosted by the Skibbereen and District Car Club.

The venue is Gravel Park, Keohane's Pit, Grancore, Clonakilty, Co Cork with a start time of 10.45am. The event secretary is available at 086-8598038.

The 2017 Munster Autocross Championship is a ten round series, with the second and third races hosted by the Clare MC on March 5th and May 21st respectively. It is back to county Cork for the next couple with Munster CC on June 11th and the second Skibb race on July 9th. Killarney MC will host the first grass autocross on Aug 6th followed as usual by Imokilly Oct 15th Definitely the business end of the championship now, but there is a trio of gravel events with Birr Nov 19th, Limerick Dec 10th and finally Cork MC on Dec 27th.

The 2017 Munster Autocross is supported by Daly Motor Services, Killarney, O'Shea Bus Hire, Barrett International Transport and Pablo Photography.

Article by Austin Shinnors, MAC PRO

Birr Club Championship 2017

Next Club Meeting takes place on Monday 3rd April 2017 in the Racket Hall Hotel, Dublin Road, Roscrea @8.30pm.

To register with the club and join in the prestigious battle in the Club Championship, please follow the details found here.

Club Merchandise including Hats and Polo Shirt are also available for sale here.

Club Championship Structure 2017

Competitors Championship
Marshals Championship

Birr Events 2017

26th February Tarmac Stages Rally
9th April Autocross-Grass
13th & 14th May 2 Day Autotest
30th July Multi Venue Autotest
7th August Tom O’Reilly Memorial Car Treasure Hunt
8th October Endurance Trial
19th November Autocross-Loose Surface
30th December New Years Eve Autotest

A full list of Motorsport Ireland Fixtures for 2017 can be found here.

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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