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Helmet of Martin Birrane

Flag of Ireland Martin Birrane

nationality Irish born August 19, 1935 hometown Ballina, Ireland died June 9, 2018

Racing highlights

19693rdBRSCC Redex Gold Cross Saloon Car Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered79
Wins0
Podiums3
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage3.8%

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2001Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1988Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1968Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Martin Birrane

2001 Force Formula 5000

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T330 (Chevrolet)

1988 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0PC Automotive, Chamberlain Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Argo JM19CCosworth DFL 3.3Goodyear
Spice SE86CHart 1.8 turboAvon

1988 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Chris Hodgetts Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla GT AE86Toyota 1.6

1988 FIA Cup for C2 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0PC Automotive, Chamberlain Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
300??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Argo JM19CCosworth DFL 3.3Goodyear
Spice SE86CHart 1.8 turboAvon

1986 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Lucky Strike Team Schanche
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Argo JM19Zakspeed 1.8 turboGoodyear

1986 FIA Cup for Group C2 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Martin Schanche Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Argo JM19Zakspeed 1.8 turboGoodyear

1986 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3Australian National Motor Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 635 CSi
Holden Commodore VK

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Helmut Gall, Jens Winther Team Castrol, Bartlett Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
URD C83BMW 3.5Avon
BMW M1BMW 3.5Avon
Chevron B62Cosworth DFL 3.3Avon

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Peer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford C100 (Cosworth)

1983 Thundersports

PositionPointsTeam
0Peer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford C100

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Chevron Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B36B (Ford)

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
157th16Dorset Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Dorset Racing Associates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T297Ford
Click to show race results for World Challenge for Endurance Drivers 1980.

1980 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0Dorset Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T297 (S2.0)2.0L I4 NADunlop

1978 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Cloud Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T294SFord

1977 ShellSPORT International Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B29 (BDA)

1977 45th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Group 6 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Dorset Racing Associates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T294SCosworth BDA 2.0Goodyear

1977 World Championship for Sports Cars 2 Hours 30 Minutes of Estoril

PositionPointsTeam
0Dorset Racing Associates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T294SCosworth FVC 2.0

1976 ShellSPORT 5000 European Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B29 (BDA)

1976 Indylantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B29 (Ford BDA Nicholson)

1974 Formula 5000 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Crowne Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT43 (Chevrolet)

1974 Castrol Anniversary British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd15
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri GT 3000

1974 British Saloon Car Championship class C

PositionPointsTeam
6th12
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri GT 3000

1974 World Championship for Makes British Airways 1000 km

PositionPointsTeam
0Escuderia Montjuich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T294Cosworth BDG 2.0

1973 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR

1973 World Championship for Makes Monza 1000 Kilometres

PositionPointsTeam
0Crowne Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 2.8

1972 RAC Wiggins Teape Paperchase British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
26th10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang Boss 302

1972 40th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class TS 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Motor Racing Facilities
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
0000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Datsun 240ZDatsun 2.4Dunlop

1971 RAC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang Boss 302

1970 British Saloon Car Championship class D

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0?00
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1970 RAC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st8
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1969 RAC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
21st10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon Sprint

1969 BRSCC Redex Gold Cross Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1968 RAC British Saloon Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon Sprint
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