The Macaulay Train Rolls Through Kirkistown

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Race Report by Adam Macaulay

Dan Polley heads the grid at Round 5 of the Crowne Plaza Dundalk National Formula Vee Championship at Kirkistown.

Dan Polley heads the grid at Round 5 of the Crowne Plaza Dundalk National Formula Vee Championship at Kirkistown.

The Vees arrived to a sunny Kirkistown for their first of three Crowne Plaza Dundalk National Formula Vee championship rounds this year.

The nature of the super quick Kirkistown sees average lap speeds of well over 80mph which usually leads to epic slipstreaming battles. This race was no exception.Continue reading

A Great Year in Formula Vee – with Colm Blackburn

Colm in his championship winning Total Oils/Leastone Racing JH004 Image from Fran Hollywood/kartracingpics.com

Colm in his championship winning Total Oils/Leastone Racing JH004 Image from Fran Hollywood/kartracingpics.com

So the end has come to another season in Formula Vee and another championship under my belt. Last Monday night the class scrutineer confirmed my sealed engine complied with all the regulations and I was officially the Dunlop Formula Vee Champion. The whole year went quite well for me- securing 6th in the Crowne Plaza “A” championship behind much more experienced racers and winning the Dunlop Championship, all under the watchful eye of Paul Heavey. The season started out in Kirkistown and from the start I was much quicker than I was in 2012 and this continued for me right through the season.Continue reading