Cartell.ie at the Launch of the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship

Vehicle history expert and named-sponsor of the Cartell.ie International Rally of the Lakes were today at Mondello Park for the launch of the Clonakilty Blackpudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship 2016. From 9:30 the circuit was available for us and Cartell.ie needed no further invitation to enjoy the closed-circuit atmosphere. During a break for tea and […]

Congratulations to Donagh Kelly & Conor Foley in their Focus WRC!

Congratulations to Donagh Kelly & Conor Foley in their Focus WRC for their victory in the CARTELL.IE International Rally of the Lakes in Killarney at the weekend. They won with 50 seconds to spare over Robert Barrable & Damien Connolly in their Impreza WRC over the course of a terrific weekend of rallying across 2 […]

Irish Tarmac Leaders to go head-to-head in Killarney

The current leaders of the Irish Tarmac Championship will go head-to-head in Killarney at the Cartell.ie International Rally of the Lakes 2014. The list of entries for the event shows some fantastic strength in depth across the Historic, Main Field, and Junior Categories.  Declan Boyle and Gary Jennings, currently sitting in the top two positions in […]

Kris Meeke/Paul Nagle to drive for Citroen in 2014 WRC

Kris Meeke will drive with Paul Nagle for Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team in the 2014 World Rally Championship The 34-year-old Northern Irishman will drive one of the team’s DS3 WRCs on all rounds of the series, starting with the world-famous Rallye Monte Carlo in January. He will be co-driven by Paul Nagle, […]

Win tickets to see LORD OF THE DANCE

Sept. 12th – 15th, 19th – 22nd @The INEC, KILLARNEY Doors Open: 7.30pm | Show starts: 8.30pm COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED If you wish to buy tickets click here Michael Flatley, creator and director of this award-winning international dance phenomenon, proved his vision that hearts and minds, united through music and dance, cross all traditional […]

HPI CrushWatch saves millions for finance houses in UK

£30m worth of vehicles saved from scrappage In the first six months of 2013, £30,221,987 worth of vehicles were saved from being scrapped, helping finance companies reduce their losses by reclaiming their assets. Working under the umbrella of the FLA’s Vehicle Recovery Scheme, HPI, our UK partner company, brings together motor lenders and police to […]

Cartell.ie Perpetual Cup goes to Tommy Burke

Sunshine shone on Killarney on Saturday morning last as the Opel and Vauxhall enthusiasts congregated for Ted’s Opel Vauxhall Run 2013. The Run took to the road traveling over Moll’s Gap through Kenmare and the first stop was at Pat Spillanes Bar. From there to Sneem and on to O’Carroll’s Cove and to Irelands only […]

Winners of the Killarney Historic Stages Rally 2011

Killarney Historic Stages Rally results Saturday 3rd of December 2011 Congratulations to everyone who took part in this year’s historic rally in Killarney. Below are the winners and their times: Historic 1: Ray Cunningham/Ross Forde – Morris Mini Cooper S – 1:19:53.2 2: James O’Mahony/Paddy McDonnell – Volvo 144 s – 1:22:30.8 3: John Spiers/Suzanne […]

Honda Insight test drive by Daragh O Tuama

Honda Insight In theory the Honda Insight is a very good car which has tapped into essential technology. Their IMA technology (Integrated Motor Assist), which was first introduced with the Honda Civic Hybrid, is very forward thinking. What this is is an electric motor which which gives added power to the car when needed, thus […]

Opel Insignia test drive by Daragh O Tuama

Opel Insignia “Opel has finally stood up and is starting to be counted” This week I had the pleasure of test driving the 2009 European Car of the Year, the Opel Insignia. Of course being a family man I opted for the Elite 1.6i Turbo Sports Tourer version, a beast in sheep’s clothing. When I […]

Alfa Romeo Mito test drive by Daragh O Tuama

Alfa Romeo Mito I’ve always been a fan of Top Gear, and as a fan of Top Gear I’ve always wanted to own an Alfa Romeo……I mean I know they haven’t exactly got a name as being the most reliable car in the world, I know they don’t deliver excellence in the handling department, but […]