Donegal rally legend James Cullen is on the comeback trail

James Cullen

 

Donegal rally legend James Cullen is backing a campaign to get him back behind the wheel.

Fans of the two-time winner of the Donegal International Rally are fundraising to raise the money needed for a shock return in a Mark2 Escort.

James, whose maiden Donegal rally triumph came 25 years ago in 1991, was in the Saturday Sport studio today.

The Letterkenny man, who now works as a bus driver, recalled the 25th anniversary of his first win.

Details of the fundraising effort are on the cullen4donegal.com website.

James told Highland Radio’s head of sport Oisin Kelly that a comeback is something he would never have thought could happen at a certain age…