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Fri 31 Oct 2008
2009 Peugeot 207 RC Rallye car debuted

2009 Peugeot 207 RC Rallye car debuted

THE PEUGEOT 207 RC RALLYE Peugeot Sport has maintained a strong presence in rallying since the late 1970's thanks, in part, to its products. A series of models developed for privateers and future champions alike have competed on asphalt and ...

Fri 18 Apr 2008
MERC Cyprus Rally 2008 preview

MERC Cyprus Rally 2008 preview

SUNSHINE ISLAND PREPARES A NEW AND EXCITING CYPRUS RALLY 2008 Event bids for a return to WRC status. Preparations are under way for Cyprus Rally 2008, one of the most exciting events of the FIA motorsport calendar, which will take place on ...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich China Rally summary

IRC: BFGoodrich China Rally summary

BFGoodrich wins the 2008 Two-Wheel Drive Cup With the 2008 IRC's Manufacturers' and Drivers' crownssafely in the hands of Peugeot and Nicolas Vouilloz, one last trophy remained to be settled on the final round of the...

Tue 12 Aug 2008
USRC: Gorman Ridge: Round five preview

USRC: Gorman Ridge: Round five preview

Hot, Dry, and Challenging Conditions Await Gorman Ridge Rally Competitors. The eighteenth running of the Gorman Ridge Rally brings top Western States rally teams together in Lebec, California for round five of the United States Rally...

Wed 10 Sep 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Spain preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Spain preview

The IRC heads for Spain The 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge returns to the Iberian Peninsula for the 45th Rally Principe de Asturias which is based in Oviedo, birthplace of Fernando Alonso. The event will be new to the IRC regulars who...

Thu 25 Sep 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye Sanremo preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye Sanremo preview

BFGoodrich to celebrate Sanremo's 50th! Following its dropping from the WRC in 2004, the 50th edition of the legendary Rallye Sanremo will take place within the framework of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge. In the course of its ...

Tue 20 May 2008
MERC: Cyprus Rally final leg summary

MERC: Cyprus Rally final leg summary

CYPRIOT NICOS THOMAS TAKES VICTORY IN 2008 FIA MERC CYPRUS RALLY The Cyprus Rally, round 2 of the 2008 FIA Middle East Championship (MERC), came to an exciting climax today, with victory for Cypriot Nicos Thomas and co-driver SG Chips in their...

Thu 03 Jul 2008
Baie Des Chaleurs: Subaru Rally Team USA final summary

Baie Des Chaleurs: Subaru Rally Team USA final summary

Subaru Driver Ken Block Flies To His First Canadian Rally Win (July 1, 2008) Subaru Rally Team USA driver Ken Block earned his maiden Canadian rally victory this past weekend at Rallye Baie-des Chaleurs in Quebec, round three of the 2008...

Sat 17 May 2008
MERC: Cyprus Rally leg one summary

MERC: Cyprus Rally leg one summary

FIA MIDDLE EAST CHAMPIONSHIP BATTLE MOVES TO CYPRUS Cyprus Nick Thomas takes overnight lead Current MERC leader Al-Attiyah struggles with engine problems The battle for the 2008 FIA Middle East Championship (MERC) crown moved to Cyprus ...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
L'Estage, Richard claim North American title

L'Estage, Richard claim North American title

ANTOINE L'ESTAGE AND NATHALIE RICHARD 2008 NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONS Bancroft (Ontario), November 23, 2008.-- Quebec driver Antoine L'Estage and his co-driver Nathalie Richard, both from St-Jean-sur-Richelieu (QC), won the 2008 North American...

Tue 29 Jul 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Madeira preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Madeira preview

Volanic action for BFGoodrich Following the two recent visits to the plains and forests of northern Europe, the Intercontinental Rally Challenge heads back to the Atlantic Ocean, the destination this time being volcanic Madeira for the Rali...

Thu 03 Apr 2008
USRC: Rally New York competitor profile III

USRC: Rally New York competitor profile III

Rally NY USA - Competitor Profiles 3 What Rally Instructors Do on Their Days Off Fresh from a fourth overall and first in class at the Sandblast regional rally in South Carolina, the team of Ivor Wigham/Jeff Hagan come to Rally New York USA...

Thu 08 May 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rally China preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Rally China preview

No Chinese travels for the IRC front-runners The last round of the 2007 Intercontinental Rally Challenge is based in Longyou, China, although neither Peugeot nor Abarth have decided to make the long trip out to this Chinese city which is ...

Fri 21 Nov 2008
Tall Pines: Mitsubishi Cup preview

Tall Pines: Mitsubishi Cup preview

3 Teams to fight for the Mitsubishi Cup at Tall Pines Rally Toronto, Ontario (November 19th, 2008) -- The sixth and final round of the 2008 Canadian Rally Championship, the Rally of the Tall Pines, will be held this coming weekend out...

Fri 26 Sep 2008
Colin McRae Forest Stages Rally preview

Colin McRae Forest Stages Rally preview

Ford's all-star rally line-up pays tribute to colin mcrae BRENTWOOD, Essex - Seventy iconic Ford performance cars will be among the 140 entrants lining up to compete in the Colin McRae Forest Stages Rally in Scotland this weekend. With a...

Sun 10 Feb 2008
Mitsubishi Perce-Neige round one summary

Mitsubishi Perce-Neige round one summary

Three Mitsubishi EVOs in Perce-Neige Top 5 MANIWAKI (February 10, 2008) -- In what was one of the hardest fought rally in years, the Mitsubishi rally teams managed to earn three spots among the Top 5 in the final standings. Last year's winner,...

Thu 25 Sep 2008
IRC: Peugeot aims for 2009 Monte Carlo Rally

IRC: Peugeot aims for 2009 Monte Carlo Rally

A PEUGEOT FRANCE-BACKED PEUGEOT 207 SUPER 2000 FOR THE CEVENNES, VAR, ANTIBES AND MONTE CARLO RALLIES Peugeot Sport, with support from Peugeot France and the French Peugeot Dealership Network (GCAP), has decided to enter a 207 Super 2000...

Wed 12 Mar 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich and Kronos offer free drive

IRC: BFGoodrich and Kronos offer free drive

The BFGoodrich Drivers' Team BFGoodrich and Kronos Racing will offer a free drive to an up-and-coming national driver on the Intercontinental Rally Challenge's Vodafone Rally de Portugal from May 8-10. At the press conference last Thursday in...

Sat 08 Nov 2008
USRC: Series year-end awards ceremony summary

USRC: Series year-end awards ceremony summary

THE UNITED STATES RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES 2008 WINNERS AND 2009 CALENDAR (November 7, 2008) At the Year-End Awards Ceremony held at the conclusion of the International Rally New York last Saturday night in Callicoon, New...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Pacific Forest: Antoine L'Estage preview

Pacific Forest: Antoine L'Estage preview

L'ESTAGE AND RICHARD HUNGRY FOR VICTORY St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, October 14, 2008 - The championship has not yet played out for Antoine L'Estage and Nathalie Richard. As they aim for their fourth victory of the year, with already one in Canada...

Fri 29 Aug 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team in Spain

IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team in Spain

THE BFGOODRICH DRIVERS TEAM GOES FROM SUCCESS TO SUCCESS: 41 APPLICANTS IN SPAIN! No fewer than 41 crews have applied to the Real Federacion Espanola de Automovilismo to defend the BFGoodrich Drivers Team's colours on...

Sat 12 Jul 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Russia leg two summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Russia leg two summary

Hanninen (Peugeot/BFGoodrich) in control After emerging on top in Russia at the end of Day 1, Juho Hanninen profited from today's drama-packed second leg to extend his advantage at the top of the leaderboard. Russia's Novikov (2nd, ...

Mon 31 Mar 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Istanbul Rally preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Istanbul Rally preview

From Byzantium to the People's Republic The 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge is poised to kick off in Istanbul on April 4, marking the start of the series' second season which is scheduled to end in China next November. This year's IRC ...

Wed 12 Nov 2008
USRC: Int'l Rally NY: Team Rally Notes summary

USRC: Int'l Rally NY: Team Rally Notes summary

"VICTORY IN NEW YORK!" The battle that went all the way across the United States to the 2008 International Rally New York is over. Tied for USRC points with Hampton Bridwell and Josh Katinger going into the rally, the Rallynotes Team completed a...

Wed 03 Sep 2008
Rallye Defi: Antoine L'Estage preview

Rallye Defi: Antoine L'Estage preview

L'ESTAGE/RICHARD AIM FOR A FOURTH WIN AT DeFI St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Septembr 2nd, 2008 -- Antoine L'Estage and Nathalie Richard will be in the hunt for a rally record on Friday night, September 5th when they take the start of the Rallye Defi...

Thu 02 Oct 2008
USRC: Rally New York news 2008-10-01

USRC: Rally New York news 2008-10-01

SPONSORSHIP TO BE AWARDED TO THREE TEAMS ENTERING INTERNATIONAL RALLY NEW YORK Forestburgh, New York (October 1, 2008) A private sponsor will pay in full the entry fee for three teams that will enter the International Rally New York on ...

USRC: Prescott: Round three preview

USRC: Prescott: Round three preview

UNITED STATES RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES THE 21st ANNUAL PRESCOTT RALLY Prescott, Arizona. (September 28, 2008) Round 3 of the United States Rally Championship's Pacific Division. The final qualifying round prior to the season finale at ...

Tue 24 Jun 2008
Baie Des Chaleurs: Antoine L'Estage preview

Baie Des Chaleurs: Antoine L'Estage preview

L'ESTAGE AND RICHARD READY FOR BATTLE AT THE BAIE 3rd Round of the Canadian Rally Championship St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, June 24 2008 -- Antoine L'Estage and Nathalie Richard already know what's needed for the rest of the Canadian Championship.

Fri 05 Dec 2008
USRC: Rally New York safety news update 2008-12-03

USRC: Rally New York safety news update 2008-12-03

Rally New York Announcement (revised) regarding Head and Neck Restraints for 2009 and beyond. December 1, 2008 Original bulletin published Feb 29, 2008 This bulletin applies exclusively to Rally New York events and competitors while ...

Sun 11 May 2008
IRC: Citroen Portugal event summary

IRC: Citroen Portugal event summary

Efficiency, performance, and reliability for Simon Jean-Joseph and the C2-R2 MAX in Portugal At the end of the 42nd Portugal Rally, Simon Jean-Joseph and Jack Boyere made the most of their C2-R2 MAX's potential to win Group A and their class, as...

Thu 08 May 2008
MERC: Round two Cyprus Rally preview

MERC: Round two Cyprus Rally preview

TOP DRIVERS SIGN UP FOR 2008 CYPRUS RALLY Entries close; strong line-up for major sports event. The organizers of the 2008 Cyprus Rally have confirmed a strong international field for this month's event, with competitors from across the region...

Wed 03 Sep 2008
Rallye Defi: Mitsubishi preview

Rallye Defi: Mitsubishi preview

Mitsubishi Brigade to field 12 entries at Rally Defi Toronto, (September 3rd, 2008) -- A very competitive field of 43 cars will take to the forest roads in the Quebec Laurentians this weekend for the fourth round of Canadian Rally Championship,...

Mon 26 May 2008
Rocky Mountain: Antoine L'Estage summary

Rocky Mountain: Antoine L'Estage summary

" IT WAS BOUND TO HAPPEN ONE DAY ! " Calgary (Alberta), May 25 2008 -- Leading the national championship when the Rocky Mountain Rally started this weekend, driver Antoine L'Estage and his co-driver Nathalie Richard from St-Jean-sur-Richelieu...

Sat 05 Apr 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Istanbul leg one summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Istanbul leg one summary

Luca Rossetti (Peugeot/BFGoodrich) takes command Italian driver Luca Rossetti completed the first leg of the Istanbul Rally, opening round of the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, on top of the provisional standings ahead of ...

Thu 07 Feb 2008
Mitsubishi Perce-Neige preview

Mitsubishi Perce-Neige preview

Strong Mitsubishi teams contend for Perce-Neige podium TORONTO (February 6, 2008) -- No less than ten Mitsubishi rally teams will be on the starting grid of Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the Canadian Rally Championship early Saturday ...

Mon 20 Oct 2008
Pacific Forest: Antoine L'Estage summary

Pacific Forest: Antoine L'Estage summary

4TH VICTORY FOR ANTOINE L'ESTAGE AND NATHALIE RICHARD Merritt (British-Columbia), October 20, 2008 - At the wheel of the 4WD Royal Group Yokohama Hyundai Tiburon, Quebec driver Antoine L'Estage, co-driven by Nathalie Richard, won this past ...