Following on from the success of the 75th anniversary Limerick Grand Prix commemoration events, the club has run a couple of classic motorsport evenings where we have shown photographs, video clips as well as having presentations from some fantastic motorsport personalities.
Classic Motorsport Evening # 3

Kilmurry Lodge Hotel Limerick Friday March 1st 8pm
The hotel is located close to the University of Limerick and just off M7 junction 28.

All Proceeds from the night go to Charity.


Featuring;

- Rosemary Smith, the first lady of Irish motorsport, back by popular demand to share more of her adventures. First hand accounts of the Tulip Rally, London-Sydney Rally, the Circuit of Ireland etc., racing at Dunboyne, the Irish Land Speed Record and much more.



- Irish man Jim Gavin is coming specially from the UK to talk about his career in motorsport. To include doing the Circuit of Ireland in a Ford Consul, the 1968 London Sydney Rally in an Escort and drag racing the twin engined 'Twini' Mini. Jim was also involved in the Deep Sanderson (mid engined mini-powered sportsracer) Le Mans effort of the 1960s and organising many of the long distance rallies of the 1970s. Hear about pulling a drowning Escort from the river Ganges with a 100 year old elephant and rescuing Stirling Moss when lost in the Sahara during the 1974 World Cup Rally. Jim also pioneered ride - on lawnmower racing.....Unmissable!

Lots of photos & slides never seen before.