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Gerry Faloona - The Motor Man

 Gerry Faloona’s background includes: the building trade, finance, oil, the public sector, social enterprise, property, hospitality, professional entertainment and at one time he was one of the top motivational speakers on the Irish professional speaking circuit.

In addition to his day job, Gerry worked with a number of local charities in a myriad of roles.

Gerry’s motoring experience began when he was 17 with the purchase of his first car, since then (over 45 years ago) he has been writing about, racing, rallying and restoring cars of all shapes, makes & sizes, but mostly Vauxhalls and Opels. He wrote the motoring column in the Andersonstown News over 30 years ago.

Gerry worked as a Supercar & Rally Car driving instructor and competed in stock, saloon and rally cars. He was a presenter on the motorsport Television show RPM on UTV and RTÉ and for four years presented the Friday Drivetime radio show on Belfast89.

Many may remember him from his years as a club entertainer and as a player for the St Paul’s and the Antrim Senior County Football teams.

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MOTORMAN: A bit of planning can make a journey easier

MOTORMAN: A bit of planning can make a journey easier

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THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: During this hot weather it’s none for the road

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THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Do your homework before choosing electric

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THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: New Kia Sorento a SUV with much to offer

THE MOTOR MAN: GERRY FALOONA:  Good-looking MG should prove a winner

THE MOTOR MAN: GERRY FALOONA: Good-looking MG should prove a winner

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Go easy on the pedals and save some money

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Go easy on the pedals and save some money

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Don’t ignore that diesel filter warning light

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Don’t ignore that diesel filter warning light

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Electric Astra will make you think again

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Electric Astra will make you think again

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THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: A little classic reimagined for the 21st century

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THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Mercedes Benz goes for record price

THE MOTORMAN – GERRY FALOONA: Hyundai give the enthusiasts what they want

THE MOTORMAN – GERRY FALOONA: Hyundai give the enthusiasts what they want

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Mercedes are sparking a distance revolution

THE MOTOR MAN – GERRY FALOONA: Mercedes are sparking a distance revolution

THE MOTORMAN – GERRY FALOONA: It’s official: Irish roads the most beautiful

THE MOTORMAN – GERRY FALOONA: It’s official: Irish roads the most beautiful

THE MOTORMAN – Gerry Faloona: Weekend of thrills  and spills at the Circuit of Ireland

THE MOTORMAN – Gerry Faloona: Weekend of thrills and spills at the Circuit of Ireland

THE MOTORMAN – GERRY FALOONA: Look out for outstanding finance on that car

THE MOTORMAN – GERRY FALOONA: Look out for outstanding finance on that car