With less than five months remaining to the biggest sporting event in Donegal, it has been confirmed by the Donegal Motor Club that Joule Energy Systems will once again be the main sponsors of the Donegal International Rally.

This news ensures that the event will go ahead as planned.

Joule Energy Systems is now in its fourth year as title sponsors of the biggest rally in Ireland.

CEO of the Company, Ian Barrett, said he is delighted to be back on board backing the event  - and he is looking forward to e bringing his fabulous Fiesta WRC to compete in the event which takes place over the weekend of 15th to 17th of June.

Donegal Motor Club Chairman, Brian Brogan, said “It’s great to have Joule on board again for 2018, their support of the event is very much appreciated and we look forward to working with Ian and his team in making the event yet another special occasion."

Clerk Of the Course Eamon Mc Gee also commented: “I would like to thank Joule for their continued support of the event, we aim to make the 2018 Joule Donegal International bigger and better than ever".

With plans well under way for the June spectacle its sure to be yet another great event, with entries over the last few years well over subscribed.

It was also announced this weekthat The Pulse Nightclub in Letterkenny will come on board as an associate sponsor of the Donegal International Rally.

Proprietor Mark Crossan has pledged his support to the Donegal Motor Club and they will run a Rally Party night on Good Friday 30th March in the Pulse Night Club Letterkenny.

Headline acts on the night will be Hit the Diff Star Marty Moane ,The Whistlin Donkeys and Local Country Star David Craig .All monies on the night will go the Donegal Motor Club Support fund.

Mark Crossan said: “We have had a long association with the Rally and we are glad to be on board to help the Club as a sponsor and be part of yet another super Rally."

Club Chairman Brian Brogan stated: “We would like to thank Mark and all at the Pulse for their support. This kind of help from local businesses will make it another great year in Donegal. I would urge for as much support for this special Night on Good Friday."

More details of the Joule Donegal International Rally and the Pulse Good Friday Party Night are now available on www.donegalmotorclub.com and the www.pulsevenue.ie.

Picture Courtesy of Philip Fitzpatrick/Sportsfile

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