The 2017 Carlow Stages Rally marks the third round of the Suirway Group South East Stages Rally Championship, and our first round on tarmac after two great rounds in the forest.
Round 2 of the Suirway Group South East Stages Championship is the Moonraker Forestry. The event run by the Munster Car Club will consist of 4 stage locations, all done twice in excellent condition. Total stage distance of 64kms is going to offer an action packed day and will also offer up the Junior 1000 class again.
Rd.1 of the Suirway Group South East Stages saw Josh Moffet take the overall title in the Fiesta R-5 with his brother Sam just 0.6 seconds behind him to finish second. Irish Tarmac Champion Keith Cronin finished third.
Provisional Driver Results sees Adrian Hetherington and Pascal O’Shea tied in the top position with Mickey Conlon on third to get the season going. Provisional Navigator Results have Gary Nolan sitting at the top with Mickey Conlon’s navigator and last years Navigator Champion Ciaran McPhilips in second and Eilish Dunne, Class 2 Navigator winner in the 2016 Suirway Group South East Stages. 2017 is looking to be one of the most exciting yet. Next up for Rd.2 of the Suirway Group South East Stages will take us to Munster Car Club’s Moonraker Forestry which will make sure to keep the adrenaline running.
The Unseeded Entry list for 2017 is now available below: