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PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 5:41 pm 
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Whats your location?: Carrick on shannon
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Hi Guys

For the first time ever, the IMOC regions is going to fill the fuel tanks and competing against each other to find the most economic mini in the country. Each region will hold a qualifying economy run between now and the National Mini weekend in Carrick on shannon in August, by where the 3 most economic minis in each region will compete in the National Final.

The Western region will be holding there run in June (date to be confirmed) starting in O Rourkes filling station on the Leitrim road outside Carrick on shannon at 1pm

For more information please contact Joe conboy 087 2665419


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PostPosted: Fri May 30, 2014 10:52 pm 
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Update .
Date[/url] 15th June . O Rourkes filling station Leitrim road Carrick - on -Shannon .
Start 1 o clock .
Route 52 Miles .
Rules Minimum of 2 people per car . Factory fitted engine . car filled at same pump and facing same direction both times . . Tulip diagram of route and interval milages of direction changes provided .
For info contact Joe Conboy 0872665419 .

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 9:38 pm 
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Whats your location?: ballymote co.sligo
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2. Geoffrey conboy


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 10, 2014 10:25 pm 
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This event has been re scheduled for Sunday 22th June .

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 9:16 pm 
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Reminder
Economy Run this Sunday 22nd .
Starting at O!Rourkes (corib ) filling station on the Leitrim road Carrick-on- Shannon .
First car away at 1 o!Clock .
For info Contact Joe Conboy 0872665419 .

Geoffrey Conboy
Padraig Creegan
Tom Mealiff
Alister Kee
Audrey Kee
Shirley Goulding
Pat McLoughlin
Thomas Reilly
James Nally (Longford )
Frank Cahill ( Galway )
Francis Corcoran ( Driving Dougal )
Dan moloney ( Limerick )
Pat Ledridge
Tom Duignan
Alan jury
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Joey Finneran
Garry Finneran
Simon Reilly /?????

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 12:11 pm 
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Whats your location?: Abbeyfeale Co limerick
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Location: West Limerick
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2014 11:27 pm 
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Reminder Bump :D :D :D :D :D
Economy Run this Sunday 22nd .
Starting at O!Rourkes (corib ) filling station on the Leitrim road Carrick-on- Shannon .
First car away at 1 o!Clock .
For info Contact Joe Conboy 0872665419 .

Geoffrey Conboy
Padraig Creegan
Tom Mealiff
Alister Kee
Audrey Kee
Shirley Goulding
Pat McLoughlin
Thomas Reilly
James Nally (Longford )
Frank Cahill ( Galway )
Francis Corcoran ( Driving Dougal )
Dan moloney ( Limerick )
Pat Ledridge
Tom Duignan
Alan jury

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 20, 2014 2:01 pm 
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Whats your location?: Claremorris
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Modifications: sold that one, looking for a new project
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I'd say pointless in me going to it with my yoke. Lol I'd be the laughing stock of fuel consumption


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 20, 2014 7:57 pm 
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Whats your location?: Longford
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There is always the gas guzzler award to fight for ;)

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 21, 2014 2:54 pm 
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Whats your location?: Claremorris
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Right its on i'll hitch up a trailer of fuel just to get up to carrick on shannon lol


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 7:24 pm 
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Whats your location?: Longford
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Some pics from todays event. 8)

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The smaller engines did far better over the 51.5 mile course.

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The winners outside The Bush Hotel which was the meeting point at the end of the run.

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Top competitors today were 3rd Alister Kee 54.81mpg 2nd Dan Moloney 58.29mpg and 1st Padraig Creegan 59.65mpg

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 9:38 pm 
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Whats your location?: Carrick on shannon
Region: Western
What Minis have you?: 1980 mini saloon (fip) 1275cc
1969 Clubman gt historic rally car, 1380 c/r s/c dog box, split 45 webbers
1980 irish clubman estate
1969 mk2 retro rally car 1293 s/c gearbox
Location: roscommon
Thanks a million to everyone who took part today, 14 cent was the difference between 1st and 2nd. Joe Conboy has set a brilliant organisational standard to the event so I am really looking forward to seeing the results from the rest of the regions


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 9:48 pm 
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A big thanks to all 14 car that turned out .
The route 51.5 miles .
Most cars averaged round 7 euros of fuel .
But the winner a 1 liter City at 6 euro = 59.65 MPG Owned by Padraig Creegan .
Second Dan Maloneys Elf at 6.14 euro=58.29 MPG .
Third Allister Kees 850 At 6.53euro=54.81 MPG
The Guzzler 10.66 Euro= 33.57 MPG

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