Carairishpubs racing club: friends, memories and chaos

Carairishpubs racing club: friends, memories and chaos

With the 2017 Formula 1 racing season fast approaching its climax, we should take this opportunity to cast our eyes to the fortunes of the CaraIrishpubs Formula 1 racing club. Regular patrons of Carairishpubs and readers of this sports page will be aware that in 2010 the Carairishpubs racing club was born in the august surroundings of The Local in downtown Minneapolis. So far; so good

A group of racing enthusiasts, or to use the more popular vernacular, “petrol heads,” decided to propagate an idea that had been swirling around for a while. Members of the club, who should know better, touted the idea that attending a live Formula1 Grand Prix would be a great experience. A decision (unusual for this group and more of that later) was made and the 2010 F1 Grand Prix in Montreal, Canada, was duly selected for the inaugural race. Since then members of the club have attended a Grand Prix race annually. The idea was to cement and further the cause of F1 racing in Minneapolis. It was also decided that a different venue would be visited each year. So far; so good Continue Reading

Did you know?

Did you know?

Jim Clark is the only racing driver to have won the F1 World Championship and Indy 500 in the same year