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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 ...

Sun 30 Nov 2008
Dubai International Rally preview

Dubai International Rally preview

ARAB STARS FACE CLASSIC BATTLE FOR DUBAI RALLY TITLE Event reaches 30-year milestone with UAE drivers aiming for home victory to thwart Al Attiyah Dubai, UAE, 27th November, 2008: The Middle East's top drivers will be locked in a...

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...

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 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...

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...

Wed 19 Nov 2008
Tall Pines: Antoine L'Estage preview

Tall Pines: Antoine L'Estage preview

L'ESTAGE AND RICHARD LEADING THE NORTH AMERICAN RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, November 18th, 2008 -- Antoine L'Estage and Nathalie Richard will be chasing back-to-back North American Rally Championship titles as they take to the...

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...

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...

Fri 21 Nov 2008
ICR: BFGoodrich newsletter 2008-11-19

ICR: BFGoodrich newsletter 2008-11-19

The BFGoodrich Drivers Team programme to continue in 2009 -- First port of call: the Monte Carlo Rally! BFGoodrich has today confirmed that the BFGoodrich Drivers Team programme, which was organised for the first time this year, will...

Thu 02 Oct 2008
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 ...

Wed 25 Jun 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Belgium Rally preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Belgium Rally preview

BFGoodrich in the flatlands of Flanders The third round of the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge takes crews to Flanders for the Belgium Ypres Westhoek Rally. Formerly known as the 24 Heures d'Ypres, this event has long been one of the ...

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 04 Nov 2008
USRC: Int'l Rally NY: Season finale weekend summary

USRC: Int'l Rally NY: Season finale weekend summary

Friday: Seamus Burke and his son Joseph are (unofficially) holding first and fourth places overall at the end of day one of International Rally New York 2008. Seamus and co-driver Eddie Fries (Mitsubishi Lancer Evo) are leading the rally, with a...

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 ...

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...

Thu 23 Oct 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais preview

IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais preview

Upbeat times in Switzerland The final European fixture of the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge takes competitors to the Alpine stages of the Rallye International du Valais in Switzerland. Although Peugeot has already wrapped up this year's...

Sat 13 Sep 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Spain summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Spain summary

Basso secures Abarth/BFGoodrich's first success of the season The 2006 European Champion Giandomenico Basso and the factory Abarth/BFGoodrich team claimed their first win of the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge today after a ...

Sun 29 Jun 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Belgium Rally final leg summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Belgium Rally final leg summary

Freddy Loix (Peugeot/BFGoodrich) dominates on home soil A fifth win for Freddy Loix on the Belgium Ypres Westhoek Rally not only saw the local hero notch up his maiden Intercontinental Rally Challenge victory but it also enabled him...

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...

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 ...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
AUS: Targa Tasmania preview

AUS: Targa Tasmania preview

Targa Tasmania breaks barriers with record numbers Australia's ultimate tarmac rally, Targa Tasmania, is set to establish new records in 2008 with more than 300 competitors expected to start the five-day event on April 15. Event Director, Mark...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
2008 Final standings

2008 Final standings

<pre> Canadian Rally Championship Final Driver Standings 1. Pat Richard 116 points 2. Antoine L'Estage 64 points 3. Craig Henderson 50 points 4. Gord Olsen 47 points 5. Simon ...

Tue 26 Aug 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Zlin leg one summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Zlin leg one summary

Peugeot-Belux and BFGoodrich take control Peugeot-Belux team-mates Freddy Loix and Nicolas Vouilloz emerged as the dominating forces throughout the opening day of the 2008 Barum Rally Zlin which turned out to be a nightmare for local stars...

Tue 09 Sep 2008
Rallye Defi: Mitsubishi summary

Rallye Defi: Mitsubishi summary

Mitsubishi nets a podium in grueling rally Défi Montpellier, Quebec (September 9th, 2008) - In a very difficult event filled with attrition that saw almost half of the entries sidelined, American William Bacon and Ontarian codriver Peter Watt...

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, ...

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...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
Pirelli Star Driver Shoot Out Friday notes

Pirelli Star Driver Shoot Out Friday notes

Pirelli Star Driver Shoot Out Europe in Freistadt ready to go 18 teams have arrived in Freistadt and taken up reconaissance An expert jury, lead by Walter Rohrl and Michele Mouton, will chose the winners After the withdrawal of France, 18...

Fri 11 Jul 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Russia leg one summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rally Russia leg one summary

RALLY RUSSIA Leg 1 Thursday July 10, 2008 Neighbourly greetings from Hanninen (Peugeot/BFGoodrich) Juho Hanninen was clearly well inspired when he decided to make the trip across the border to try his luck on the Russia Rally, round...

Wed 19 Nov 2008
Tall Pines: Season finale preview

Tall Pines: Season finale preview

Stage set for final showdown at the Rally of the Tall Pines BANCROFT, Ontario -- Unpredictable weather and challenging roads set the stage for a fierce final showdown at Canada's rally season ender, the Rally of the Tall Pines, November 20-22,...

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 ...

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...

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 28 Sep 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye Sanremo summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye Sanremo summary

The Scorpion stings a second time! Factory Abarth driver Giandomenico Basso has followed up his recent win in Spain with further success in the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, this time on the stages of the Rallye Sanremo. The result...

Fri 12 Sep 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team Rally Spain shakedown notes

IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team Rally Spain shakedown notes

BFGoodrich Drivers Team: A test run for Sergio Vallejo near Santander, Spain Spaniard Sergio Vallejo, who has been chosen to represent the BFGoodrich Drivers Team on his home round of the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge ...

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,...