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Two rallies, two weekends, two different cars

Peugeot Rally Academy star driver Craig Breen and his new co-driver Scott Martin will get their new partnership and their 2014 season underway this weekend by taking part in the first of two different rallies, in two in different countries and in two different cars.

First up Craig will get behind the wheel of his regular Peugeot Rally Academy 207 S2000 car at Rally Liepāja in Latvia, Round Two of the 2014 European Rally Championship (ERC). The event begins on Friday with a qualifying stage in the afternoon followed by a ceremonial start later on that evening, but it’s on Saturday and Sunday that the Peugeot Rally Academy crew will get down to business by tackling 240km of snow-covered stages. Continue reading Two rallies, two weekends, two different cars

Breen signs with SAINTéLOC Racing Junior Team for IRC 2012

SAINTéLOC IRC Racing Junior Team to assault the Intercontinental Rally Challenge. The SAINTéLOC Racing program takes on another dimension this season with a two car team of Peugeot 207 S2000’s for the IRC with two promising young rally drivers, Irishman Craig Breen and Frenchman Mathieu Arzeno and with backing from Peugeot Sport the Etienne team will also bring in third driver, Florian Gonon for three rallies. Continue reading Breen signs with SAINTéLOC Racing Junior Team for IRC 2012

Tragedy strikes at Donegal

Saturday morning Carnhill in the Sunshine - Picture by http://www.rallyprint.com.

Story: Staff Writer
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The Topaz Donegal International Rally, Round Four of the Citroen Irish Tarmac Rally Championship came to an abrupt end on SS10 when Shane Buckley and Thomas Maguire crashed heavily, with Maguire dying in the accident and Buckley sustaining injuries. This report focuses on the event, with a review on Craig Breen. Continue reading Tragedy strikes at Donegal