Gearing Up in Longford: Midland’s Motostages Rally

Midland Motor Club are hosting the Midland Moto Stages Rally next Saturday and Sunday.

The Rally is round two of the eight-round Triton Showers National Irish Rally Championship.

The Club also welcomes  the first round of the Sligo Pallets Border Rally Championship. The rally is also a counting round of the Midlands East Rally championship round 2 of the A Plus Waste Management Club Championship.

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The Longford Arms Hotel will be the headquarters for the event.

Midland Motor club last ran event in Longford in 2017 which saw Sam Moffett and Karl Atkinson come home in 1st place in their Ford Fiesta WRC rally car.

This year should see similar entries from the Moffett’s as well as 2018 championship winners Declan Boyle and James O’Reilly in a similar Fiesta WRC rally car.

The club appointed Jeremy O’Connor as Clerk of the Course for 2019. Jeremy spoke to Dave Hooper at the launch of the event.