Birr & District Motor Club

Birr Loose Surface Autocross Results

The Birr Loose Surface Autocross results are now available here.
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.

Christmas Turkey Chaser Autotest

This years Christmas Autotest will once again take place in the excellent venue of Garahy's Truck Garage, Fortal, Birr, Co. Offaly on Saturday 30th December 2017.
More details to follow soon

Birr Endurance Trial Photos

Photos and Results are now available here


5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship results are now updated after Round 5.
Round 6 of the 5 Star Catering will be hosted by the Birr Motor Club on Sunday 19th November 2017.
more info 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.

Birr L.S. Autocross Results - 19th November 2017

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)

Birr Loose Surface Autocross - 19th November 2017

Autocross Image courtesy of

Regs/Entry Form

Entry (pdf)

Entry (word)


The Birr Loose Surface Autocross will be held on Sunday 19th November 2017. The Venue will be Gravel Park near Moneygall close to the M7 Junction 23.

This event will be a counting round of the 5 Star Catering National Autocross Championship & O’Shea Bus Hire Munster Autocross Championship.

Venue: Gravel Park near Moneygall.

Scrutiny: 8:30 AM
Drivers Briefing: 10:00 AM
Practice: 10:15 AM
1st Timed Run: 10:45 AM

Clerk of Course: Pat Gubbins

Birr Endurance Trial Results - Sun 8th October 2017

The Birr Endurance Trial took place last Sunday and was a hig success with lots of entries. Well done to the organisers and marshals for help making it a huge success, and a big thanks to all landowners for allowing us access to their property to enjoy ourselves.
A special thanks also to Garahys Truck Garage for providing a ideal venue for the HQ, and also for the gorgeous homemade soup, bread and chocolate cake.

Karl O Donohue & Evin Hughes (Winners 2017) Ciaran Garahy & Hannah Garahy Declan Burke & Padraig Forde Dearbhaile Garahy & Keith Shaw Kieran Garahy & Jane Garahy Image courtesy of Peter Boyd


Results from (Angus Sealy)

5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship 2017Updated 2017-09-20

Autocross Image courtesy of Pablo Photography

Championship Points

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

Following the non running of both the Munster & Galway Rounds, Limerick Motor Club will be accommodating the final round of this years championship on Sunday 10th December 2017.

Championship Info

Points after Round 5

Birr Autocross, Round 6

The next Round of the 5 Star Catering will be hosted by the Birr Motor Club on Sunday 19th November 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

Skibbereen Car Club Autocross, Round 4

Round 4 of the Munster Autocross Championship will be hosted by the Skibbereen Car Club on Sunday 9th July. The venue is Keohanes Pit, Grancore, Clonakilty with check in starting at 8:30, practice at 10:15 and first car away at 10:45. Regulations, Entry Form & Accomodation List are available from Skibbereen Car Club. Contact Ian O'Brien 086 8678529 after 7pm in you are intending to compete.

See you for the next round in Clonakilty on Sunday 9th July.

Motorsport Insurance Meeting

The following is a letter from Martin McKenna, Motorsport Ireland to all competitors regards insurance.


Dear Competitor,

You are cordially invited to attend a meeting at 8.00 pm on Tuesday 23rd May 2017 at the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, to enable Motorsport Ireland to provide information regarding the current arrangements for insurance and to hear your views as to how we progress from here. I look forward to meeting you then.

Martin McKenna,
Motorsport Ireland.

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.

Birr Club Championship 2017

Next Club Meeting

The next club meeting will take place in the Racket Hall Hotel, Roscrea on Monday 4th December 2017 @ 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

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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