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Alex Dunne makes extrodinary F3 debut

Alex Dunne produced an extraordinary performance on his F3 and Macau Grand Prix debut to take second place in Saturday’s first race of two. Having started from sixth on the grid Dunne achieved the almost impossible, around the tight street circuit, by picking off four of his more experienced competitors to move from sixth on […]

Alex confirms Macau Grand Prix debut

GB3 Championship runner-up Alex Dunne is the latest graduate of the UK’s leading single-seater category to confirm his place on the grid for this year’s FIA Formula 3 World Cup at the Macau Grand Prix. The Irishman won five races in GB3 this year with Hitech Pulse-Eight, as he took the title fight to the […]

GB3 Finale, Donington October 21st & 22nd 2023

You can follow Alex’s progress through the final event of the 2023 GB3 Championship at Donington Park, on October 21st & 22nd, using the links below. The event begins with qualifying on Saturday morning, followed by Race 1, with races 2 & 3 on Sunday. TIMETABLE SATURDAY Qualifying: 10:50 – 11:10 Race 1: 14:57 – […]

Dunne Dominates Dutch GB3 weekend

Alex Dunne claimed his third and fourth GB3 wins of the season over the weekend of October 19th & 20th at Zandvoort, Holland, to reawaken his championship challenge with just one weekend left to run. The Offaly teenager’s double win puts him firmly back into championship contention, as the series heads to Donington Park for […]

Alex stars at Mondello Park Historic Festival

The annual Mondello Park Historic Festival presented Alex Dunne with an exciting opportunity to broaden his experience, with a star performance behind the wheel of a historic Le Mans 24 hour class winning Sportscar. The teenager drove the 1986 Spice SE86, from the circuits’ Martin Birrane collection, which was raced to a class victory at […]

Record Breaking Belgian weekend for Alex Dunne

It proved to be a memorable weekend at Spa-Francorchamps for Hitech Pulse-Eight’s Alex Dunne, as the Irishman claimed his first two GB3 victories, broke the record for the most points earned in a three-race GB3 event since the implementation of the current points structure in 2018, and earned the Sunoco Fastest Driver of the Weekend […]

Irish Rising Star Alex Dunne Begins GB3 Championship at Oulton Park

The next stage in Alex Dunne’s burgeoning single seater career begins at Oulton Park this weekend [8-10 April] as the Irishman kicks off his 2023 GB3 Championship campaign. The 17-year-old dominated Britain’s FIA Formula 4 series last year, setting a new record of 11 race victories in a single season, a further six podiums, five […]

Alex Dunne receives backing from Mondello Park

Mondello Park, Ireland’s only International race circuit is delighted to announce its backing of Alex Dunne for his 2023 GB3 campaign. As part of their support, Mondello Park and the Birrane Foundation, will provide Alex with financial and marketing support for the 2023 season and beyond. The Birrane Foundation was set up by the family […]

Huge progress and race wins for Alex Dunne in UAE Formula 4

Motorsport Ireland Young Racing Driver of the Year, Alex Dunne, prepared for his 2022 European Car Racing season with an impressive, confidence building, challenge for the UAE Formula 4 Championship during January and February. The sixteen year old Irish star made huge progress as he took his first two car racing wins and established himself […]

ADAC F4 Round 6, Nurburgring – Nov 5 to 7 – event details

You can follow Alex’s progress through Rounds 16, 17 & 18 of the German ADAC F4 Championship on November 5th – 7th, using the links below. The event begins with practice and two qualifying sessions on Friday followed by Race 1 on Saturday and Races 2 & 3 on Sunday. TIMETABLE FRIDAY Free Practice: 08:45 […]