EASTER CIRCUITS

09 March 2020 Easter was the Circuit of Ireland Rally for so many of us in our youth. For five glorious days we trekked after our heroes over mountains, down bog roads and along our shores. We watched, serviced, timed and marshalled the high speed train as it travelled through Good Friday night on its…

CHRISTMAS 2019 WITH RPM MOTORSPORT

07 October 2019 RPM has three exciting new products for your stocking this Christmas. HEROES OF THE HILLS. An 80 page record of the winners of the Donegal International Rally. Broadcaster and journalist Alan (Plum) Tyndall and acclaimed photographer Dr. Esler Crawford have compiled a record in words and pictures of all the winners of the Donegal International Rally.…

NEW DONEGAL RALLY BOOK

17 June 2019 A new 80 page book – ‘Heroes of the Hills’, about the winners of the Donegal International Rally (1972 – 2018), will be launched at the start of the 2019 event at 9am at the An Grianan Theatre in Letterkenny on Friday 21st. June. Broadcaster and journalist Alan (Plum) Tyndall and Ireland’s…

DONEGAL LEGEND VINCENT BONNER ENTERS DÉJÀ VU

16 June 2019 When Vincent Bonner and Seamus McGettigan broadsided their Group 4 Escort through the streets of Letterkenny on the last stage of the 1983 rally the crowds could not contain themselves with joy as they cheered the first Donegal pair to win their own International. That victory triggered the greatest celebrations in the…

THE ‘GENIE’ JOINS THE DÉJÀ VU DONEGAL PARTY

20 May 2019   Eugene Donnelly, three time winner of the Donegal International Rally, is the latest of an impressive list of former winners who will be in Donegal at the end of August for Déjà Vu Donegal, the rally reunion party that is surpassing all expectations. “We knew the response in Donegal would be…

DONEGAL RECORD HOLDER JOINS THE DÈJÀ VU PARTY

05 May 2019   Andrew Nesbitt, the six-time Donegal International Rally winner, will be in the Parade of Power when the crews leave Jackson’s Hotel at 10.00am on Saturday, 31 August on the 120 mile trip of nostalgia over many of the famous Donegal stages. Andrew’s record breaking run started in 1996 but the writing…

AUSTIN BACK IN HIS BMW

05 March 2019 Two time winner of the Donegal International Rally Austin MacHale will be returning to ‘The Hills’ for Déjà vu Donegal on the 30-31 August 2019. The multiple Irish champion will be reunited with his Xtra-vision BMW M3, the car that finally brought him success in the north west in 1990. The Dubliner had encountered…

HOSPICE TO BENEFIT FROM DEJA VU DONEGAL

21 January 2019   Déjà Vu Motorsport is bringing another of its rally reunion extravaganzas to the friendliest of all rally lands – Donegal, and the DONEGAL HOSPICE has been chosen as the designated charity. “We are delighted to have been chosen as the beneficiary from this spectacular event which will bring so many former Donegal International Rally…