The organisers of the Rally Ireland published the official entry list for their event this week, the opening round of the 2009 World Rally Championship, which runs from January 29 to February 1.

In total 43 crews are due to start with 21 in WRC cars. The full entry list is as follows:

1. Sebastien LoebCitroen Total WRT C4 WRC M
2. Daniel SordoCitroen Total WRT C4 WRC M
3. Mikko HirvonenBP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 M
4. Jari-Matti LatvalaBP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 M
5. Matthew WilsonStobart Ford Focus RS WRC 08 MT
6. Urmo AavaStobart Ford Focus RS WRC 08 MT
7. Sebastien OgierCitroen Junior Team C4 WRC MT
8. Chris AtkinsonCitroen Junior Team C4 WRC MT

9. Khalid Al QassimiBP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 A8
10. Henning SolbergStobart Ford Focus RS WRC 08 A8
11. Conrad RautenbachCitroen Junior Team C4 WRC A8
12. Eamonn BolandSubaru Impreza WRC A8
14. Gareth McHaleFord Focus A8
15. Tim McNultySubaru S12B A8
16. Aaron McHaleFord Focus WRC A8
17. Gareth JonesSubaru S12B A8
18. Austin McHaleFord Focus WRC A8
19. Ray BreenFord Focus A8
20. Michael BarrableFord Focus A8
21. Stephen MurphySubaru Impreza S12B A8

31. Aaron BurkartSuzuki Swift S1600 J
33. Simone BertolottiSuzuki Swift S1600 J
34. Luca GriottiRenault Clio R3 J
35. Yoann BonatoSuzuki Swift Sport J
36. Hans WeijsCitroen C2 S1600 J
37. Kevin AbbringRenault Clio R3 J
38. Martin ProkopCitroen C2 S1600 J

60. Ross Forde Suzuki Swift Sport N2
61. Niall McShea Proton Satria Neo S2000
62. Gary JenningsMitsubishi Evo 9 N4
63. Shaun Gallagher Mitsubishi Evo 9 N4
64. Seamus Leonard Mitsubishi Evo 9 N4
65. Alan Ring Mitsubishi Evo 9 N4
65. Paddy White Ford Focus WRC A8
66. David James Ford Focus A8
67. Alastair Fisher Ford Fiesta ST N3
68. Derrick Jobb Mitsubishi Evo 9 N4
69. Toni Kelly Honda Civic Type R A7
70. Paul Elliott Mitsubishi Evo 9 N4
71. Rory Byrne Mitsubishi Evo 9 N4
72. Ian Hynes Honda Civic N3
73. Steve Graham Vauxhall Astra Rally D N3
74. Kenneth Treacy Volkswagen Polo N1

M - denotes Manufacturer entry.
MT - denotes Manufacturer Team entry.
J - denotes Junior WRC entry.