Monaghan’s Josh Moffett and his co-driver Andy Hayes dominated the Midland Moto Rally on Sunday winning the Longford based event. Leading from start to finish.
The duo kept their unbeaten record in this year’s Triton Showers National Rally Championship, making it two from two in their second win in four weeks.
After nine stages, their Fiesta WRC had more than a minute in hand over former champions Roy White and James O’Brien, with another previous title holder Peadar Hurson in third place with co-driver Damien Connolly, a further 49 seconds behind.
Defending National champions Declan and Brian Boyle were in contention for the first loop of three stages, but on the repeat run through the first stage, they hit a bale and damaged their Fiesta too badly to continue.
Shannonside Northern Sound’s Aaron McElroy was covering the big event and reflected on the Rally with Kevin McDermott on Sportsbeat.