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NGK reinforcing motorsport pedigree

Ignition specialist NGK is reinforcing its motorsport pedigree by sponsoring a British team competing in the prestigious Blancpain GT Series in 2018. The leading supplier of original equipment (OE) spark plugs, glow plugs and NTK Lambda and other engine management sensors, is supporting Strakka Racing in a move which will see an iconic McLaren GT3

Formula Brembo announces Monza winner

Three lucky players of the Brembo promotion, Formula Brembo, won flights, accommodation and tickets to watch all the action at Monza in early September. Will Gibson, Jonathan Stafford and Stephen Feasey all won flights, accommodation and tickets to one of the most popular rounds of the world’s biggest motorsport race. These lucky winners are the

Kiernan gains Young Rally Driver of the Year nomination

Gary Kiernan has been nominated for this year’s Motorsport Ireland Billy Coleman Young Rally Driver Award for his performances in July and August. The 26 year-old from Bailieborough, Co Cavan, drove his Ford Escort to outright victory in the Imokilly Stages Rally in East Cork, and also won his class and finished fifth overall, behind

NGK set to exhibit at Saltex

Ignition specialist NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd will be highlighting its horticultural expertise at Saltex at the NEC Birmingham, on November 1 -2. NGK will once again be demonstrating its ignition prowess on stand KO55 at the show which is the UK’s premier national event for ground care, sports, amenities, estates and green space management.

Caterpillar fined following diesel spill

Caterpillar (NI) has appeared before Antrim Crown Court and has fined £7,500 following a fuel spillage at Larne Harbour, in June 2016. The fuel spillage occurred on in the early hours of Saturday, June 11. Caterpillar staff discovered the diesel spillage at 7am on 11 June, but initially believed that the spill had been contained within

Easytrip will pay your M50 toll charge penalty

Motoring services specialist, easytrip, Ireland’s only electronic parking and tolling tag provider, has announced a ‘pay the fine’ campaign for any motorists with an unpaid toll or a penalty notice for non-payment of an M50 toll charge. Targeted at car drivers who are occasional users of the M50, easytrip is offering to pay up to

Trico urges garages to offer free winter wiper check

With the clocks going back, winter can be a dangerous time to be on the roads, even for the most experienced driver, so to help them stay safe this winter garages should offer a free winter wiper blade check, according to wiper specialist, Trico “Whatever the weather conditions or treatment of the wiper blades, we

First ever rally triple crown winner

Already crowned as the champion in both the Triton Showers National Rally Championship and the Valvoline National Forestry series, Monaghan’s Sam Moffett completed an unprecedented Irish rallying triple crown on Sunday by adding the Clonakilty Blackpudding Tarmac title to his impressive collection of achievements. However, right up to the final stage, either of the Moffett

New app sets standard

Kilen Springs has launched a new catalogue app enabling parts distributors and garages to quickly select the correct spring for any vehicle.  Produced following extensive feedback from distributors and garages, the free app allows users to search for the correct part via part number, vehicle look-up or cross reference data, entering an original equipment (OE) reference to

Colin McRae charity run

The Colin McRae Charity Run take part on Saturday, September 16 organised by a group of local Subaru enthusiasts, and supported by Subaru Northern Ireland and Subaru Ireland. Now in its third year the event is a tribute to the late, great Colin McRae – on the tenth anniversary of Colin’s tragic loss, the event