The Irish Professional Driver Championships take place on the 16th & 17th of July at the Circle K Motorway Service Area in Kilcullen, County Kildare.
The aim of the Championship is to promote the skills of professional drivers and to select representatives for Team Ireland to compete against the World’s Best Professional Drivers in the 32nd UICR Professional Driver’s World Championship from 8th to 11th September 2022 in Zagreb, Croatia and To be crowned the World Champion 2022 and to be called the most Professional Skilled Driver and or the most Professional ECO Driver of the World, according to Barry Lyons, on behalf of the organisers.
To compete in the trials, entrants must be employed as a professional driver, have a clean licence for the category trialling in, and have a current CPC Card and a valid passport. The ECO Schedule is for CE Class Drivers Only. Drivers will be provided with a fully loaded Volvo FH 500 tractor-unit and trailer.
Saturday: ECO Schedule 08.00, 08.50, 09.40, 10.30, 11.20, 12.10, 13.30,
Sunday: ECO Schedule 08.50, 09.40, 10.30, 11.20, 12.10, 13.30,
Skills Trials for B, C, D & CE Category licences.
All competitors will drive the same vehicle Saturday & Sunday prior to participating, all drivers must take and pass a Knowledge Test on Drives Hours, Health & Safety, and Vehicle Walk Around Check.
Sunday 09.30 – 14.30 Van, Coach, Rigid, Artic