Autumn Run 2018

Our Autumn Run will be held on Sunday 30th September and will be to Cong in Co Mayo. Cars will meet at the Maldron Hotel Oranmore at 11.15 am and the Run will depart at 11.45am. We will travel the N17 and onto the new Tuam Bypass. Halfway along the bypass we will take the sliproad onto the Ballygaddy road and head for Ballinrobe. From Ballinrobe we will continue onwards to Cong. A lunch has been organised at the Fennel Seed Restaurant for 2pm. Participants are asked to contact Bill Fennell on 086 8515558 if you wish to have lunch so … Read more

NCT Regulations for Vintage Cars

Note: This refers to the current rules. There are proposed changes to this. See here The following information which we have received from the RSA will be of particular interest to members and all vintage car enthusiasts. SI No 567 of 2009 Road Traffic (National Car Test) Regulations Cars first registered prior to 1st January 1980 are NOT subject to testing. Cars over 10 years old and first registered after 1st January 1980 must now be tested  EVERY YEAR. This came into effect on 1st June 2011. Vintage cars used for hire or reward (a small public service vehicle—SPSV) must be … Read more