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Wed 24 Jan 2001
ITRC: Mark Fisher killed in crash

ITRC: Mark Fisher killed in crash

Up and coming rally driver Mark Fisher (27) was killed this past Sunday in a helicopter crash. His sister Emma also died in the crash. The helicopter was piloted by Fisher's father, legendary rally driver, Bertie Fisher. Bertie and his wife are...

Wed 02 May 2001
MERC: Reem Samuel profile

MERC: Reem Samuel profile

Reem Samuel - the fighting Israeli rally driver. Reem Samuel was born in 1964, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Age 21 he found that he got the "youth suger illness" but he decided that against all the limits he will become a rally driver . Started his...

Fri 11 May 2001
MERC: Driver profile - Ron Cremen

MERC: Driver profile - Ron Cremen

The Middle-East Rally Championship (MERC) for all over the years got visitors from countries not just in the middle-east but also from Europe , Asia & Australia. One of the most famous names that take part in this championship for years is the...

Fri 12 Jan 2001
FIA-RCC: Ford rally cars technical specifications

FIA-RCC: Ford rally cars technical specifications

<pre> FORD KA RALLY KIT CAR - 2001 ENGINE 1.3-litre Endura-E, eight-valve four-cylinder engine with multi-point fuel injection. Optimised cylinder head porting; compression ratio11:1. Revised camshaft. New four-branch exhaust ...

Mon 07 May 2001
MERC: Rally du Printemps, Lebanon Rally report/results

MERC: Rally du Printemps, Lebanon Rally report/results

The Lebanon Rally Championship Rally du Printemps Yestarday , 5th of May was held the 1st round of the Lebanon National Rally Championship , the 18th Rally du Printemps. The Lebanon championship has a 3 round series , also included the Rally...

Sat 05 May 2001
MERC: Hamed Al-Wahaibi driver profile

MERC: Hamed Al-Wahaibi driver profile

Driver Profile : HAMED AL-WAHAIBI This time we make a break from the regular Middle-East Rally Championship (MERC) reports and take a look on one of the best Middle-east rally drivers. You all know Muhamed Bin-Sulayem, the 12th time...

Wed 19 Dec 2001
Gordon goes to Spain for Race of Champions

Gordon goes to Spain for Race of Champions

WELCOME, N.C. -- Fresh off his career-first NASCAR Winston Cup victory at New Hampshire International Speedway, Robby Gordon will take on a new challenge this weekend when he competes in the Race of Champions (ROC) in Gran Canaria,...

Mon 05 Nov 2001
Rallye International de Charlevoix final results

Rallye International de Charlevoix final results

<pre> Results of The Rallye International de Charlevoix Round 7 of the Subaru Canadian Rally Championship, presented by Yokohama (driver, navigator, homes, car, time, winner's average speed): 1. Tom McGeer, Georgetown, Ont. / Mark ...

Wed 19 Dec 2001
Michelin Race of Champions final report

Michelin Race of Champions final report

Harri Rovanpera crowned Champion of Champions Finnish WRC ace, Harri Rovanpera was duly crowned 2001 Champion of Champions after defeating Germany's Armin Schwarz in the Final of the prestigious Michelin Race Of Champions event at the Circuito...

Tue 08 May 2001
MERC: Jordan Rally history

MERC: Jordan Rally history

Jordan international Rally is a very special rally in Middle East Championship (MERC). It is also a rally with long history. International, regional and local competitors have long respected the Jordan International Rally (JIR) for the...

Daniel Dunbabin Rally of Wirral preview

Daniel Dunbabin Rally of Wirral preview

Top Peugeot Super 106 Cup contenders Daniel and Clive Dunbabin are all set to begin their assault on the Rally of Wirral next weekend, after a double header of test sessions over the past three days. The Warrington twins spent one day each at...

Sun 04 Nov 2001
MERC: Tsouloftas aims for Middle East crown, Hyundai WRC team

MERC: Tsouloftas aims for Middle East crown, Hyundai WRC team

Cypriot champion eyes Sulayem's Middle East crown Cypriot champion, Andreas Tsouloftas, is hoping to Tsouloftas is close to completing negotiations with a World Rally Championship team HYUNDAI and a manufacturer's UAE dealer to acquire a World...

Sat 03 Nov 2001
BTCC: Peugeot 2002 program announced
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BTCC: Peugeot 2002 program announced

Peugeot Motor Company is pleased to announce its 2002 Motor Sport programme, which focuses on rallying. Peugeot will withdraw from the British Touring Car Championship. This decision supports the investment in rallying and specifically the 206 WRC...

Mon 05 Nov 2001
Mayo Single Stage Rally report

Mayo Single Stage Rally report

Mcnulty wins Ostan Oileann Acla Mayo Single Stage Rally Brilliant sunshine all day assured a great days rally for the competitors and spectators alike that descended on Achill Island for the Ostan Oilean Acla Mayo Single Stage Rally on the 21st...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
Jost Capito to lead Ford SVE

Jost Capito to lead Ford SVE

Cologne, Germany, 9 July, 2001 -- Jost Capito, former COO of the Swiss-based Formula 1 team Red Bull Sauber Petronas, will join Ford of Europe as Director Special Vehicle Engineering (SVE) -- Ford's UK-based specialist engineering division - from...

Wed 18 Apr 2001
MERC: Peugeot Sport Cyprus team news

MERC: Peugeot Sport Cyprus team news

The Peugeot Sport Cyprus Rally Team was founded in 1980 just after the Talbot team stop rallying. First cars of the team were 504 Coupe and the little 104 ZS. After a while the team moved to the 205 GTI 1.6 & 1.9 litre, and then to 309 GTI 1.9...

Tue 29 May 2001
Daryl Beattie to make comeback in Australian rally

Daryl Beattie to make comeback in Australian rally

TUESDAY, MAY 29: Daryl Beattie, who finished runner-up to fellow-Australian Michael Doohan in the 500cc motorcycle world championship in 1995, is making a comeback to racing in this year's Australian Safari international cross country...

Mon 05 Feb 2001
Michael Doohan debuts in Targa Tasmania

Michael Doohan debuts in Targa Tasmania

Australia's five-times 500cc motorcycle world champion Michael Doohan will make his motor racing debut driving a race-bred Mercedes-Benz CLK 55 AMG in this year's Targa Tasmania tarmac rally. Doohan's entry in the Targa event from April 18-24...

Sat 03 Feb 2001
ITRC: Tribute to Bertie and Mark Fisher

ITRC: Tribute to Bertie and Mark Fisher

The world of rallying is deeply shocked and saddened on hearing news of the tragic death of legendary driver Bertie Fisher. The Fisher name had become synominous to everyone involved in the sport and beyond. This was set to continue with the ...

Fri 27 Apr 2001
Subaru Rally Of Canberra - Seeded entry list

Subaru Rally Of Canberra - Seeded entry list

ENTRY LIST No Entrant Driver / Co Driver Nat Vehicle Grp FIA 1 Team Subaru Possum Bourne Mark Stacey NZ Subaru Impreza WRC A8 A 2 Neal Bates Neal Bates Coral Taylor AUS Toyota Corolla WRC A8 3 Team Subaru Cody Crocker Greg Foletta AUS...

Fri 23 Nov 2001
Targa Tasmania honours volunteer officials

Targa Tasmania honours volunteer officials

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23: A total of 65 volunteer officials who have each provided 10 years of service to the Targa Tasmania motorsport tarmac rally will be honoured in Hobart tonight. The officials will be presented with certificates and badges by...

Sun 24 Jun 2001
MERC: Qatari Lebanon preview

MERC: Qatari Lebanon preview

Qatari And Australian Duo Prepare For Lebanese Tarmac Challenge Cremen and Al-Hajri bid for Group N success in Rally of Lebanon As preparations for the Marlboro Rally of Lebanon, round five of the FIA Middle East Rally Championship, enter their...

Wed 19 Dec 2001
Michelin Race of Champions preview

Michelin Race of Champions preview

The Michelin Race of Champions brings together top names from all forms of world class motor sport in a single, relaxed yet competitive event, which is widely shown on International TV. World Rally driver Michèle Mouton organised the first Race...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
RALLY: Eurosport Manhattan Rally Team Maine preview

RALLY: Eurosport Manhattan Rally Team Maine preview

Eurosport Manhattan Rallying plans 3 car attack for the 2001 Maine New York, NY - The Eurosport Manhattan Rally Team is finalizing the preparation of their 3 cars for competition in the prestigious 2001 Maine Forest Rally. The Maine Forest Rally...

Mon 16 Jul 2001
Gough, Williamson Rally Charlemagne report
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Gough, Williamson Rally Charlemagne report

Rally Charlemagne Robert Gough, paired with co-driver Carl Williamson set out to continue their Peugeot Super 106 Cup experience, with the Rally Charlemagne, Maubeuge, France. After a disappointing finish on the Wirral Rally in May due to ...

Thu 15 Feb 2001
Resultats Rallye Perce-Neige Maniwaki

Resultats Rallye Perce-Neige Maniwaki

CHAMPIONNAT CANADIEN DES RALLYES SUBARU PRÉSENTÉ PAR YOKOHAMA Un équipage québécois remporte la seconde épreuve de la saison 2001... SYLVAIN ERICKSON GAGNE LE RALLYE PERCE-NEIGE MANIWAKI ! Maniwaki (Québec), le 11 février 2001.- Le...

Tue 15 May 2001
RALLY: Mayhem Racing wins at Headwaters ClubRally

RALLY: Mayhem Racing wins at Headwaters ClubRally

Mary Utecht/Heidi Meyers finish first rally STACY, MINNESOTA It was a very successful weekend for Mayhem Racing's two entries at the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) Headwaters ClubRally in Park Rapids, Minnesota. Mark Utecht and Brenda Lewis ...

Sun 04 Nov 2001
ITRC: Ford wins Jim Clark Rally and championship
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ITRC: Ford wins Jim Clark Rally and championship

Ford had three reasons to celebrate in Scotland today (Saturday) when Martin Rowe drove his Rapid Fit Puma Super 1600 rally car to victory on The Formula Jim Clark Rally. It was Ford's fourth UK rally win of 2001 -- securing the Formula Rally ...

Tue 03 Jul 2001
MERC: Mohammed bin Sulayem car fire

MERC: Mohammed bin Sulayem car fire

Middle East Rally champion Mohammed Ben Sulayem and co-driver Ronan Morgan were both treated in hospital tonight after their car caught fire on the road section immediately following the tenth and penultimate stage in the second leg of the Rally...

Fri 15 Jun 2001
MERC: 25th Rally of Lebanon preview

MERC: 25th Rally of Lebanon preview

The Middle-East Rally Championship RALLY of LEBANON The 25th Rally of Lebanon , 5th round of the Middle-East Rally Championship and 2nd round of the Lebanon National Rally Championship will take place from 29\6 - 1\7 . The competition this...

Thu 12 Apr 2001
RALLY: Sponor for DC Region's rallycross

RALLY: Sponor for DC Region's rallycross

Manassas Dodge/KIA/Subaru of Manassas (www.manassasdodge.com) has agreed to sponsor the 2001 National Capitol RallyCross Series being held by the Washington, DC Region of the Sports Car Club of America (www.perfrally.wdcr-scca.com). This is the ...

Fri 22 Jun 2001
MERC: Liatti and Loubet to join Feghali and Mistral for Lebanon

MERC: Liatti and Loubet to join Feghali and Mistral for Lebanon

Liatti and Loubet to join Feghali and Mistral Racing for the 25th Rally of Lebanon. Mistral Racing will be competing, with no less than three cars, in the 25th Rally of Lebanon - 5th round of the 2001 Middle East Rally Championship and a strong...

Wed 28 Mar 2001
Ford enters factory Falcon XR6 in Targa Tasmania tarmac rally

Ford enters factory Falcon XR6 in Targa Tasmania tarmac rally

THURSDAY, MARCH 29: Global car manufacturer Ford today announced it would enter a factory-backed car in Targa Tasmania for the first time when the tarmac rally celebrates its 10th anniversary event next month. Ford Racing Australia's General ...

Sun 04 Nov 2001
ITRC: Peugeot Jim Clark Rally final report
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ITRC: Peugeot Jim Clark Rally final report

Formula Rally Championship - Round 6 -- Jim Clark Rally Drama As Driveshaft Defeats Dale From leading to retiring in one little jump. Justin Dale has retired from the Jim Clark Rally on special stage 4 Blackadder after the driveshaft broke on...

Mon 10 Sep 2001
Western Pacific Forest Rally

Western Pacific Forest Rally

Pacific Forest Rally September 14 and 15, 2001 Cache Creek, BC, Canada Round 5 of the Western Canadian Rally Championship Pacific Forest Rally presented by Specialty Subaru, round five of the Western Canadian Rally Championship. Performance ...

Wed 23 May 2001
Bighorn Rally report

Bighorn Rally report

EDSON, Alta. (May 21/2001) - Defending Canadian driving champion Tom McGeer dominated the Bighorn Rally in Alberta on Sunday. Driving a brand-new Subaru Impreza WRX, he led the event from start to finish and ended up four minutes, 22 seconds ahead...