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Tue 04 Dec 2007
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Richard "Tony" Fall passed away

The death has occurred of Tony Fall, former works rally driver, successful team manager, and lately managing director of Safety Devices. Tony was in Tanzania, assisting the organisers of the East African Safari Classic Rally, when he was taken...

Thu 19 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Day two Classic summary

TARMAC: Day two Classic summary

Broadbent surges into Classic lead The Melbourne Porsche crew of Rex Broadbent and Michael Goedheer have charged from third to first place in the Shannons Classic competition on Leg 2 of Targa Tasmania as it moved south from...

Wed 18 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Day one Classic summary

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Day one Classic summary

Porsches battle for early Classic honours An enthralling battle amongst four top Porsche crews and a stirring drive by four V8-engined cars in challenging conditions has set the scene for a fascinating four days ahead in the Shannons Classic ...

Tue 11 Sep 2007
TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland leg one summary

TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland leg one summary

Wet weather tough on teams, but veterans shine in first leg of Steelback Targa Newfoundland ST JOHN'S (September 10, 2007) -- The first leg of competition proved tough on teams as the sixth-annual running of the Steelback Targa Newfoundland took...

Fri 13 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Tim Lynas spotlight

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Tim Lynas spotlight

Veteran Targa Tasmania competitor, Tim Lynas, has given a thumbs-up to the Glenorchy night stage, believing it will be a great showcase for all the classic cars in the field. Tim will be behind the wheel of his Ford Mustang taking on the ...

Mon 16 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Classic comeback

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Classic comeback

Classic comeback They won't necessarily be the fastest, but the cars that will bring the most smiles and attract the biggest crowds to this year's Targa Tasmania rally will all have been built prior to 1991. The Classic cars have made a major...

Wed 06 Jun 2007
MERC: Michael Saleh Syrian Rally preview

MERC: Michael Saleh Syrian Rally preview

SALEH AIMS HIGH IN SYRIA AFTER TOUGH BATTLE TO MAKE STARTING LINE-UP Rally veteran hopes new power boost can strengthen his Middle East challenge Dubai, UAE, 6th May, 2007: After a major logistical battle just to ensure that he will start...

Thu 12 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Peter O'Keefe spotlight

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Peter O'Keefe spotlight

O'Keefe holds Tasmanian hopes for Outright Classic title Thursday April 11, 2007 - This year's Targa Tasmania is sure to give Hobart's Peter O'Keefe a chance to conquer the Shannons Classic competition with his 1977 Holden Torana SLR 5000. The...

Mon 05 Feb 2007
Ford Galway Rally summary

Ford Galway Rally summary

Gronholm wins Galway Rally in Ireland for BP-Ford BP-Ford World Rally Team drivers Marcus Gronholm and Timo Rautiainen won the Galway Rally in Ireland today in a Focus RS World Rally Car. The Finns triumphed by 2min 52sec on the two-day asphalt...

Mon 10 Sep 2007
TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland day one notes

TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland day one notes

Hot cars and hockey stars mark the start of the Steelback Targa Newfoundland ST JOHN'S (September 9, 2007) -- The sixth-annual running of the automotive adventure known as the Steelback Targa Newfoundland is underway. More than 70 teams from ...

Wed 07 Nov 2007
Rally America 2008 schedule announced

Rally America 2008 schedule announced

RALLY AMERICA 2008 SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED; SERIES AGAIN FEATURED IN X GAMES COMPETITION GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn., Oct. 18, 2007 -- The 2008 Rally America National Championship Series season will feature nine proven and popular events, as well as the...

Wed 01 Aug 2007
USRC: Mid-season review

USRC: Mid-season review

THE UNITED STATES RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP AT MIDSEASON As the United States Rally Championship passes the mid point in the year, battles are heating up in all categories on both sides of the country. In the Atlantic Division, the Irish hotshoe ...

Tue 06 Feb 2007
Perce-Neige Maniwaki summary

Perce-Neige Maniwaki summary

Rallye Perce-Neige Maniwaki results--First win for Andrew Comrie-Picard! Maniwaki (Quebec), February 4, 2007.- Toronto driver Andrew Comrie-Picard, with co-driver Marc Goldfarb (USA) has won the first round of the 2007 Canadian Rally...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Subaru Rally Team USA lays out Pastrana's future

Subaru Rally Team USA lays out Pastrana's future

PASTRANA HEADED TO THE WRC Subaru Rally Team USA announces future plans for their star driver Travis Pastrana (December 13, 2006) - Subaru Rally Team USA (SRT-USA) announced today that it will enter its 23 year-old star rally driver,...

Wed 11 Jul 2007
IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Russia preview

IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Russia preview

HONDA CIVIC TYPE R STEPS INTO NEW TERRITORY The Honda Civic Type R and JAS Motorsport will face entirely new territory next weekend when they head for the Rally Russia: round four of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge and the first true ...

Sat 24 Feb 2007
Ken Block to expand program

Ken Block to expand program

Ken Block Expands His 2007 Rally Program with Monster Energy (February 23, 2007) Subaru Rally Team USA driver and 2006 Rally America National Championship runner-up Ken Block announced today an expansion to his 2007 rally program that will see...

Sat 29 Sep 2007
USRC: Season finale pre-race notes

USRC: Season finale pre-race notes

United States Rally Championship Approaches Exciting Climax As the third season of the United States Rally Championship goes into the "home stretch," there is serious competition for the trophies, and an East-vs.-West battle may be...

Fri 24 Aug 2007
IRC: BFGoodrich Barum Rally preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Barum Rally preview

Best foot forward Zlin BFGoodrich's Intercontinental Rally Challenge partners will be ideally shod as the series heads to the Czech Republic and the town of Zlin, home to footwear giant Bata. The season's sixth round could well mark a turning...

Thu 09 Aug 2007
TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland news 2007-08-07

TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland news 2007-08-07

Car makers eye different paths to success at Targa Newfoundland 2007 ST. JOHN'S (August 7, 2007) -- At least four of the world's top auto manufacturers -- including the largest builder of hybrid cars -- will square off against each other and a...

Mon 24 Sep 2007
JWRC: Honda JAS Motorsport news 2007-09-23

JWRC: Honda JAS Motorsport news 2007-09-23

JAS Motorsport and Mugen to form partnership The Honda Civic Type R, developed for rallying by JAS Motorsport, Honda's official partner since 1998, will benefit from Mugen engine power when the latest generation Civic Type R rally car is ...

Wed 28 Nov 2007
Antoine L'Estage earns 2007 championship

Antoine L'Estage earns 2007 championship

L'Estage 2007 Canadian and North American Champion A remarkable 2007 season Driver wins the Rally of the Tall Pines and defends his Canadian Championship Title Bancroft, Ontario, November 25, 2007 -- Antoine L'Estage brought home a fifth...

Thu 09 Aug 2007
IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Madeira final summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Madeira final summary

A single point in it in both points tables and five wins from five for BFGoodrich Abarth/BFGoodrich pull a point clear of Peugeot/BFGoodrich in the Manufacturers' standings Enrique Garcia Ojeda closes the gap to Navarra to a single point in...

Sat 15 Sep 2007
TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland final summary

TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland final summary

Steelback Targa Newfoundland: Hopkins and Hughes take the win ST JOHN'S, NL (Sept. 14, 2007) -- After dominating the sixth-annual Steelback Targa Newfoundland from Day 1, veteran competitors Roy Hopkins and Adrienne Hughes earned their first ...

Thu 13 Sep 2007
TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland leg four summary

TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland leg four summary

Steelback Targa Newfoundland: Big changes during Leg 4 MARYSTOWN, NL (Sept. 13, 2007) -- Steelback Targa Newfoundland veterans know that everything changes in Leg 4. After days of grueling competition, escalating fatigue among ...

Tue 17 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - start of Prologue

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - start of Prologue

Targa Tasmania off to flying start Targa Tasmania has got off to a flying start with 276 cars setting a hot pace around the streets of George Town in the official Tempco Prologue stage. Leading the way in the drivetravel.com Modern section was...

Thu 12 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Andrew White spotlight

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Andrew White spotlight

Northern Territorian set for Targa Tasmania Thursday April 11, 2007 - Northern Territory's Andrew White will travel from one end of the country to the other with his Volvo 122s to take part in Australia's ultimate tarmac rally, Targa Tasmania,...

Thu 09 Aug 2007
Rally America X Games summary

Rally America X Games summary

Foust Claims Gold in X Games Rally Car Super Special LOS ANGELES (Aug. 5, 2007) -- SYMS/RockStar Rally Team driver Tanner Foust and co-driver Chrissie Beavis surged ahead in the home stretch to take the checkered flag -- and the gold -- in the...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Madeira final notes

IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Madeira final notes

HONDA CIVIC TAKES CLASS WIN IN MADEIRA The Honda Civic Type R has showed a consistent speed on only its second international asphalt event: the Madeira Rally, round five of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge. After three days and 285 ...

Thu 12 Apr 2007
JAS Motorsport enters IRC

JAS Motorsport enters IRC

JAS MOTORSPORT IN THE INTERCONTINENTAL RALLY CHALLENGE 2007 WITH LUCA BETTI AND DANI SOLA While the development of the Honda Civic Type R FIA Group R is progressing, JAS Motorsport have signed their drivers for the Rally season 2007. For...

Sun 22 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Sketa Targa Tasmania final notes

TARMAC: Sketa Targa Tasmania final notes

SKELTA TOP OF THE TARGA PACK Tony Sullens may have collected outright honours at the 2007 Targa Tasmania event but there's no denying Ray Vandersee's Skelta G-Force was the most celebrated. Following today's final six stages the overall ...

Sun 17 Jun 2007
Loeb, Elena Donegal Rally notes

Loeb, Elena Donegal Rally notes

Loeb/Elena victorious in Donegal Rally with the C4 WRC Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena won the `Donegal Rally' this week end, the Irish tarmac championship's fifth round which took place in the area of Letterkeny. Their participation in the...

Sun 13 May 2007
IRC/ERC: BFGoodrich Turkey rally summary

IRC/ERC: BFGoodrich Turkey rally summary

A first for Vouilloz and the Peugeot 207 S2000/BFGoodrich First IRC outing and first win for Nicolas Vouilloz and Peugeot Nicolas Vouilloz, his co-driver Nicolas Klinger and their Peugeot 207 S2000/BFGoodrich hit the ground running in the 2007...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
USRC: United States Rally Championship calendar

USRC: United States Rally Championship calendar

2008 UNITED STATES RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP CALENDAR Rally New York USA April 4 --5, 2008 Rally Tennessee May 24, 2008 Idaho Rally July 11 -- 12, 2008 Rally West Virginia August 1 -- 2, ...

Thu 13 Sep 2007
TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland leg two summary

TARMAC: Targa Newfoundland leg two summary

Steelback Targa Newfoundland Leg 2: Competition heats up in Exploits region ST JOHN'S (September 11, 2007) -- It's only the second day, and already the Steelback Targa Newfoundland taking its toll on competitors. Mechanical trouble claimed a...

Fri 20 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania day three Classic summary

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania day three Classic summary

A group of thundering Australian V8 Muscle cars, from former Bathurst specials to a home-gown supercar, is relentlessly rising to the top of the Shannons Classic Competition as this year's Targa Tasmania nears its half way point in Hobart, piling...

Tue 02 Oct 2007
USRC: Rallynotes team Prescott preview

USRC: Rallynotes team Prescott preview

"RALLYNOTES TEAM READY TO PUSH HARD AT PRESCOTT!" The 20th Annual Prescott Rally, held in beautiful Arizona will be the location where the rallynotes team will start its 11th rally and celebrate their engagement anniversary. This event is by far...