From Car keys been hidden to becoming a National champion – Derek Mackarel has the need for speed

His first driving experience was at the age of 7, while trips to night navigation’s and rallies began at an early age.

From car keys been hidden to becoming a national champion in several motor sport discipline’s, Derek Mackarel has not been idle in making it to the top of the rallying ladder.

The Stonebridge driver joined Sean Mc Caffrey to talk more about the Motorsport Ireland Rally academy, keeping his focus during the current Covid 19 Crisis, building his rally car from scratch and what he misses most at the moment.

Once again this Sunday afternoon we feature an interview with one of the sporting stars of the region. This time we turn our attention to Motorsport, Sean Mc Caffrey has more…