Jonathon Pringle looking to make it back to back Mark II titles

The Carlow Motor club will host the Mark II challenge this weekend with their annual stages rally.

Jonathon Pringle will be looking to defend his challenge title and is seeded at number 1 on the road with Alan Keena on the notes with Wesley Patterson and Johnny Baird at number 2 and Frank Kelly/Liam Brennan at 3.

P.J Mc Dermott and Niall Burns will lead of the WRC machinery in their Subaru Impreza at number 9 while Neil and Gerard Tohill are the top Group N seeds at 21 in their Mitsubishi EVO.

The rally will based from the Seven Oaks hotel in Carlow town and will run to the regular 3 stages 3 times format.