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Motor Racing

The buzz… the anticipation… the sense of adventure as the race begins… come experience the thrill of the chase at Killashee. Mondello Park is Ireland’s only internationally acceptedracing circuit for cars & motor-cycles. It has been the home to Irish speed-sports & a training ground for indigenous racing practitioners, since it was initially carved out of fertile Kildare farmland, near Naas, in May 1968.

From car races to motorcycle events, from retro car shows to displays of modern vehicles with all the latest modifications, any dedicated car fanatic is sure to find something to please them at Mondello Park. 

What started as an 0.8mile short circuit, with few facilities & a limited number of competitors, progressed overthe past 50 eventful years, into a properly run facility with an amazing number of home-grown competitors- a fitting place for budding racers. 

Mondello park has been graced by many international stars down the years, like world champions Ayrton Senna, Mika Hakkinen, James Hunt, Emerson Fittipaldi, Joey Dunlop, Mike Hailwood & many more. Senna was even sensationally challenged by a local driver when he raced there in 1982.

Mondello Park continues Ireland's rich tradition of motor racing which stretches back over 100 years. mondello Park opened in 1968 & is located only a short 10-minute drive from our grounds.

From car races to motorcycle events, from retro car shows to displays of modern vehicles with all the latest modifications, any dedicated car fanatic is sure to find something to please them at Mondello Park. The Park also boasts the Martin Birrane collection; a museum of wonderful & historic racing cars open to the public all year round. 

The 2020 calendar at Mondello Park is one that is sure to excite & attract all audiences including families.

For a list of events please visit www.mondellopark.ie . 

 

 

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