McCloskey bags Ford Fiesta RD

McCloskey bags Ford Fiesta RD

Conor McCloskey has secured the keys to Eifyn Evans' 2016 Fiesta R5.

By Damian Mullan

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By Damian Mullan

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KILREA'S Connor McCloskey is targeting a top five finish at this weekend's Malcolm Wilson Stages rally, part of the BTRDA Rally Championship.

The Gold Star runner-up from six years ago, McCloskey has bought himself an ex-Eifyn Evans Ford Fiesta R5 Evo for the campaign.

He and fellow Irishman Noel O'Sullivan have confirmed their entry in a number of evenmts but hint that they could compete in more should cirumstances allow.

McCloskey has also suggested that he could make an appearance at the Bushwhacker Rally later in the year.

Elsewhere, the Maiden City Motor Club has revealed that the third round of the MSA NI Rally Championship will take place on closed roads in the north west at the start of April.

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