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28 Aug 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Johnston smashes lap record on way to victory in Isle of Man

Lee Johnston claimed his first race victory around the Isle of Man TT course when he won the 350cc Classic TT on Tuesday. Riding an MV Augusta, the Hull based Maguiresbridge rider smashed the lap record on his way to winning the race by a massive 45 seconds.

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28 Aug 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Fisher maintains slim hopes with fourth place in Germany

Alastair Fisher maintained his slim hopes of winning the Junior World Rally Championship with a fourth place finish on last weekend’s Rally Germany.

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21 Aug 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

A first, second and third for Lee at Ulster Grand Prix

After eye catching performances at the North West 200 and the Isle of Man TT, Lee Johnston continued his good form on the road, winning the Supertwin race and claiming two other podiums at the Ulster Grand Prix.

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7 Aug 2014 09:30 • Editorial Department

Handling issues leave Elliott hoping for better at Oulton Park

A disappointing 21st place finish in round six of the British Championship at Thruxton for Fermanagh rider Josh Elliott at the weekend left the Ballinamallard youngster targeting a much better performance at Oulton Park next time out.

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24 Jul 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Storming ride sees Elliott take fifth at Brands Hatch

Local rider Josh Elliott secured a fine fifth spot last weekend at a hot and humid Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit in Kent which was the venue for the fifth round of the British Superbike Championship.

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10 Jul 2014 15:00

Jennings forced to retire when leading in Meath

Garry Jennings looked on course for victory on Sunday’s ALMC Stages Rally, but mechanical problems with his Subaru WRC meant he had to retire from the lead of the Co Meath based event.

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3 Jul 2014 16:30

Fisher back in contention after second place in Poland

Second place in last weekend’s Rally Poland gained Alastair Fisher his first points of the Junior World Rally Championship season.

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3 Jul 2014 15:30

Jennings dominates on way to victory at Lurgan Park

Garry Jennings dominated the Lurgan Park Rally, setting fastest time on every stage to win the high profile event by 13 seconds. Local driver Johnny Leonard was also among the prizes as he took his Mitsubishi to eleventh overall and first in class, while Shane McGirr topped class three in his Toyota Starlet.

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26 Jun 2014 14:00

Jennings settles for third after day one problems

Garry Jennings finished on the podium at the Donegal International Rally, claiming third place behind Declan Boyle and Sam Moffatt.

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19 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Podium finish for veteran Johnston

As Minis were one of the main themes of this years Cultra Hill Climb event, it seemed only fitting that Fermanagh’s Mervyn Johnston and his famous Mini Cooper ’S’ made it onto the podium at Ulster’s Motoring Garden Party.

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19 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Jennings hoping to banish memories of last year

Garry Jennings is hoping victory on this weekend’s Donegal International Rally will banish the painful memories of last year’s second place, when he had victory snatched from his grasp by a timing error.

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19 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Good points for Josh after tough start to weekend

Ballinamallard racer Josh Elliott picked up more good points in the British Superbike championship when he battled his way to a great fifth place finish in round three at the Snetterton circuit in Norfolk at the weekend.

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12 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Crash means premature end to TT week for Lee

It was a week of two halves for Lee Johnston at the Isle of Man TT races this year.

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5 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Two top ten finishes at TT delights Lee

Lee Johnston has continued his good recent form by claiming two top ten finishes from three races at this year’s TT Races in the Isle of Man.

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5 Jun 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Cathcart fails to finish but rally overshadowed by tragic accident

Enniskillen’s Timmy Cathcart failed to finish the Jim Clark Memorial Rally at the weekend, but the results of the second round of the British Championship were overshadowed by the tragic accident that claimed the lives of three spectators.

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29 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Second place a good start in China for McShea and Clarke

Niall McShea and Marshall Clarke started their attempt to win the 2014 Chinese Rally Championship with a second placed finish on the Jinsha Rally.

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22 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Wins at North West enhance Lee’s growing reputation

Lee Johnston claimed two victories at last weekend’s North West 200, winning both Supertwin races on the North Coast.

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15 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Lee targets win at North West 200

Lee Johnston is hoping he can top the podium at this weekend’s North West 200.

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8 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Spectacular action on May Day stages

Eugene Donnelly dominated the Maxol @ McAleer’s May Day Stages Rally at St Angelo airfield, taking his Subaru to victory with 14 seconds to spare. A packed entry list gave the spectators a treat, with Eugene Donnelly leading the cars away on Easter Monday.

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8 May 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Crash and brake problems hinder Josh

Buoyant from a British Superstock maiden podium at round one at Brands Hatch two weeks ago, Josh Elliott started as he left off last weekend at Oulton Park, front running in the first two sessions aboard his GA Homer racing Kawasaki.

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