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Fri 02 Oct 2009
Australasian Safari: Series newsletter 2009-07-01

Australasian Safari: Series newsletter 2009-07-01

US star to debut Hummer at Safari One of the United States' best endurance racers, Josh Hall, has confirmed his participation in this year's Australasian Safari in one of the world's iconic off-road vehicles. The likeable US driver is set to...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg seven summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg seven summary

Thrilling duel for overall "Sertoes" victory: Al-Attiyah in the Volkswagen in front again Wolfsburg (30 June 2009). The Volkswagen duos Nasser Al-Attiyah/Timo Gottschalk (Q/D) as well as Carlos Sainz/Lucas Cruz Senra (E/E) continue fighting for...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg six summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg six summary

Sainz ahead of Al-Attiyah: change of lead in Volkswagen double Wolfsburg (29 June 2009). 4:2 in the team-internal duel for stage wins; the "blue" lead has changed again: The Volkswagen duo Carlos Sainz/Lucas Cruz Senra (E/E) took the overall...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg five summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg five summary

Thanks to TDI power: Volkswagen takes 1-2-3-stage win in Brazil Wolfsburg (28 June 2009). Volkswagen celebrated another stage victory at the Rallye dos Sertoes: On the fifth leg of the cross-country rally through Brazil Nasser Al-Attiyah/Timo ...

Volkswagen newsletter 2009-06-28

Volkswagen newsletter 2009-06-28

Formula 3 Euro Series Podium position for Volkswagen driver Vernay He has firmly set his sights on the championship: Volkswagen driver Jean Karl Vernay (Team Signature) safeguarded his chances of winning the title in the Formula 3 Euro Series by...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg four summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg four summary

Fourth stage victory for Volkswagen -- Al-Attiyah in front Wolfsburg (27 June 2009). Fourth day of the rally in Brazil, fourth fastest time set by Volkswagen on a special stage and overall lead by Nasser Al-Attiyah: The Volkswagen factory driver...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg three summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg three summary

Volkswagen continues setting the pace at "Sertoes" Wolfsburg (26 June 2009). The Volkswagen three-pack on the third leg: Carlos Sainz/Lucas Cruz Senra (E/E), Nasser Al-Attiyah/Timo Gottschalk (Q/D) and Mauricio Neves/Eduardo Bampi (BR/BR) ...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg two summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg two summary

Volkswagen driver Carlos Sainz takes lead in Brazil Wolfsburg (25 June 2009). The Volkswagen factory duo Carlos Sainz/Lucas Cruz Senra (E/E) took the lead on the second day of the Rallye dos Sertoes in front of their team- mates Nasser ...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg one summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg one summary

One-two-three exploit for Volkswagen in Brazil Wolfsburg (24 June 2009). The first leg of the Rallye dos Sertoes in Brazil ended with places one to three for Volkswagen. The newly formed factory duo Nasser Al-Attiyah/Timo Gottschalk (Q/D) ...

Volkswagen newsletter 2009-07-05
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Volkswagen newsletter 2009-07-05

Rallye dos Sertoes Volkswagen celebrates one-two in Brazil The Rallye dos Sertoes in Brazil ended with a Volkswagen one-two for Carlos Sainz/Lucas Cruz Senra (E/E) ahead of Nasser Al-Attiyah/Timo Gottschalk (Q/D). Volkswagen won ten of a...

Rallye dos Sertoes final summary

Rallye dos Sertoes final summary

Carloz Sainz wins the Sertoes International Rally 2009 The 17th edition of Sertoes International Rally was the toughest in history. This is the unanimous opinion among pilots and navigators that participated in the competition, between June 23rd...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes debrief

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes debrief

Volkswagen drivers Sainz and Al-Attiyah: "A good test" Wolfsburg (04 July 2009). At the Rallye dos Sertoes in Brazil a captivating team-internal duel thrilled the fans: Carlos Sainz and Nasser Al-Attiyah in the Race Touareg jointly won all ten...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes final leg summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes final leg summary

Volkswagen celebrates one-two win at "little Dakar" in Brazil Wolfsburg (03 July 2009). Ten out of ten possible stage wins, four lead changes and a captivating duel: Volkswagen decided the Rallye dos Sertoes in Brazil in their favour with a ...

Rallye dos Sertoes penultimate notes

Rallye dos Sertoes penultimate notes

Yesterday was the Sertoes International Rally's penultimate stage. Accident between Touaregs marked yesterday special The Sertoes International Rally day before the last, this Thursday 2nd, brought back to the leadership the pair Carlos ...

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg nine summary

Volkswagen Rallye dos Sertoes leg nine summary

Volkswagen driver Sainz: with stage win to overall 'Sertoes' lead Wolfsburg (02 July 2009). After clinching their fourth stage victory at the Rallye dos Sertoes the Volkswagen factory duo Carlos Sainz/Lucas Cruz Senra (E/E) has taken the...

Tour Mondovelo preview

Tour Mondovelo preview

THE TOUR MODOVELO STAGE BY THE NUMBERS This coming Monday July 20th the 2009 Tour Mondovelo stage will be run between Montelimar and the Mont Ventoux. Below you will find all the important numbers concerning this event. 12 : the number...

Australasian Safari: Series newsletter 2009-07-15

Australasian Safari: Series newsletter 2009-07-15

'Most Adventurous Driver' back for another Safari tilt Undaunted by her experiences in 2008, New Zealander Sarah Twaddle is again making the trip across the Tasman to tackle the Australasian Safari in 2009 for a second consecutive...

Australasian Safari newsletter 2009-07-23

Australasian Safari newsletter 2009-07-23

Three car China team to tackle Safari The Australasian Safari's international reputation has received a major boost with a three-car team from China arriving for the event to be held in Western Australia's outback from August 1 to 8. The China...

Australasian Safari: Quad preview

Australasian Safari: Quad preview

Quad section ready for Czech assault The Quad Bike section of the Australasian Safari looks set to be hotly contested, with a influx of Czech Republic riders determined to wrestle the title from reigning champion, John Maragozidis. Four riders...

Australasian Safari: Series leg five summary

Australasian Safari: Series leg five summary

Australasian Safari leader Jacob Smith has used his bush mechanic skills and a sachet of McDonald's pepper to help maintain his lead in the motorbike section of the seven-day, 3600 kilometre motoring marathon. Smith holed the radiator of his...

Australasian Safari: Bike update

Australasian Safari: Bike update

Safari heads into extreme final days With only and handful of days remaining in the 2009 Australasian Safari, riders are pushing themselves to the limit to finish the 3,500 kilometre event. Event Director, Justin Hunt, is impressed with the ...

Australasian Safari: Series leg four summary

Australasian Safari: Series leg four summary

Gruelling course takes its toll on Safari The gruelling 3600 kilometre course of the Australasian Safari has started to take its toll on riders and drivers as day four of the seven day marathon took competitors from Leonora to Laverton in...

Australasian Safari: Series leg three summary

Australasian Safari: Series leg three summary

Honda riders dominate day three of Safari Condobolin's Jacob Smith leads the field in the motorbike section of the Australasian Safari, having moved ahead of his brother Todd on the run between the West Australian towns of Mt Magnet and Leonara...

Australasian Safari: Series leg two summary

Australasian Safari: Series leg two summary

Smiths still dominate Safari There continues to be a domination of Smiths at the head of the Australasian Safari as the second day of the 3600 kilometre marathon took crews from Geraldton on the coast to the inland town of Mt Magnet. KTM...