Dunlop Motorsport Ireland - Young Racing Driver of the MonthPosted by NB on 31/08/08
Dunlop Motorsport Ireland - Young Racing Driver of the Month - July 2008
22 year old, Niall Breen has once again secured himself a place as a contender for the prestigious Dunlop Young Racing Driver of the Year Award. The young Dundalk lad, who is currently contesting the Formula 3 Euroseries, has been selected as the Dunlop Young Racing Driver of the Month for July.
Niall, who is supported by Bar 1 Racing, Tiffen Developments, Colm Meehan Homes, Go Fast Sports and City Waste, achieved a second place podium finish at Nurburgring on July 27th. Having completed his Law Degree in June 2007, Niall is currently putting his racing career first, with Formula One being his ultimate goal.
Niall is now the fourth of six contenders to be short-listed for the Dunlop Young Racing Driver of the Year Award, which has a total prize fund of €50,000. This award is presented annually and is sponsored by Irish Dunlop Ltd. with additional support from the Irish Sports Council and Motorsport Ireland.