Motor sport

Jamaican Motorsport has a strong international year but struggles at home | Sports

While local motorsport competitions were very important in 2021, rallycross driver Fraser McConnell and young driver Alex Powell were in the spotlight for their respective seasons. Internationally, Formula 1 had an exciting campaign in 2021 which saw one of the most intense championship battles in years which ended in controversial circumstances. The Jamaica Karting Association […]

Motor sport

Racing driver with strong Limerick roots makes waves in motorsport

IF YOU HAVE seen a close-up of Alice Powell’s helmet after taking the checkered flag at Silverstone in front of over 100,000 fans last month, you would have spotted British and Irish flags. The 28-year-old racing driver was born in Chipping Norton, England, but comes from Limerick lineage. She’s competing in the revolutionary women-only W […]