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Tue 21 Dec 1999
Michael Guest To Try His Hand In WRC in 2000

Michael Guest To Try His Hand In WRC in 2000

Michael Guest has been driving Group N cars for a while now, and at Rally Australia this year expressed that he wanted a Group A drive. Along with sponsor Winfield, Michael has been signed to a unique deal structured around new drivers to the WRC...

Fri 10 Dec 1999
ARC Christmas TV SHOW

ARC Christmas TV SHOW

RALLY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL A one-hour end of year special of Australian Rallying will screen on Network TEN at 4pm Sunday 26 December. The special will be an all inclusive wrap-up of the entire Australian Rally Championship, including the ...

Sun 21 Nov 1999
Classic Adelaide Rally - Day Four

Classic Adelaide Rally - Day Four

RICK BATES AND JENNY BRITTAN WIN 1999 CLASSIC ADELAIDE Canberra driver, Rick Bates and Navigator, Jenny Brittan have taken victory in the 199 Classic Adelaide Rally. The duo took the win aboard their faithful 911 Porsche, 1 minute, 11 seconds...

Sat 20 Nov 1999
Middleton Pulls The Plug On Formula 2 Career

Middleton Pulls The Plug On Formula 2 Career

Triple Australian Formula 2 Champion, Brett Middleton, looks set to leave the category that has been his home for over 10 years, the Sydney based driver preparing to make one of the most difficult decisions of his rallying career. After ...

Classic Adelaide Rally - Round Three

Classic Adelaide Rally - Round Three

BATES PORSCHE TAKES LEAD AS CAVALLI RUNS OUT OF ROAD Rally leader from day one, Andrew Cavalli has run out of road on special stage 20 just out of the Adelaide Hills town of Macclesfield, damaging his car extensively and putting him out for the...

Fri 19 Nov 1999
Opel announces drivers for 2000

Opel announces drivers for 2000

Team Petronas Syntium Opel has announced that it’s Bankfin Touring Car Championship driver line up of Shaun Watson-Smith and Deon Joubert will remain together for the 2000 season. After five years as a works Opel Motorsport Group N driver, ...

Classic Adelaide Rally - Day Two

Classic Adelaide Rally - Day Two

South Australian Ford Escort team, Andrew Cavalli and Michael Dale have extended their lead on day two of the Classic Adelaide Rally. Cavelli and Dale had edged out to a 1 minute, 13 second lead after 12 stages with Victorian driver Peter ...

Thu 18 Nov 1999
Classic Adelaide Rally - Day One Review

Classic Adelaide Rally - Day One Review

CAVALLI DEFENDS HIS CLASSIC TITLE 1998 Classic Adelaide winners, Andrew Cavalli and Michael Dale have leapt into an early lead on the first day of this year's Classic Adelaide Event, taking fastest time on the first five stages . Driving a ...

Thu 04 Nov 1999
Rally Australia - Leg 1

Rally Australia - Leg 1

McRae and Ford Martini lead Rally Australia Ford Martini World Rally team drivers Colin McRae and Nicky Grist made a perfect start to lead the Rally Australia tonight as the four-day event moved into top gear in spectacular fashion in Perth. ...

Wed 03 Nov 1999
Telstra Rally Australia hots up

Telstra Rally Australia hots up

The weather is hotting up in Perth today, and that is not all that is hotting up! The action during the shakedown phase of Telstra Rally Australia has been full of intrigue for the top crews. The run around Langley Park for the media and ...

Mon 01 Nov 1999
Team Subaru Chat 1999-11-03

Team Subaru Chat 1999-11-03

Australian Rally Championship If you're a Subaru rally fan then you can't miss the next chat! Subaru have a trifecta of their top rally drivers available to answer your questions this Wednesday, November 3 from 7-9pm EST ...

Sat 30 Oct 1999
Gauteng To Settle Championship

Gauteng To Settle Championship

With the overall and all Group A championship issues settled, the focus switches to the Group N title fights in this year's Stannic Rally Championship -- with the overall crown and the three class titles all to be settled on the Stannic Gauteng...

Wed 27 Oct 1999
Major Changes Announced for Galway Rally Calender

Major Changes Announced for Galway Rally Calender

MAJOR CHANGES ANNOUNCED FOR GALWAY RALLY CALENDAR Galway Motor Club is pleased to announce major changes in motor sport dates for the Millennium Year - 2000. Galway MC will host a round of the Motorsport Ireland National Rally Championship in...

Fri 22 Oct 1999
Rally Organisers Association Announce New Look

Rally Organisers Association Announce New Look

TROA ANNOUNCE DATES FOR 2000 TOSHIBA EQUIUM IRISH TARMAC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP The Tarmac Rally Organisers Association (TROA) have announced details of a new look championship for next year The 2000 calendar will be: Killarney Lakes 28/30 ...

APRC: Dates set for 2000

APRC: Dates set for 2000

The dates for the 2000 Asia Pacific Rally Championship are: Gudang Garam Rally of Indonesia 31st March to 2nd April FAI Rally of Canberra 5th to 7th May Rally USA 22nd to 25th June Rally...

Wed 20 Oct 1999
Telstra Rally Australia Merchandise!

Telstra Rally Australia Merchandise!

Australian Rally Championship http://www.rally.com.au For the first time, the official merchandise for Telstra Rally Australia is available via the internet. A selected range of the most popular items are able to be purchased prior to the event...

Tue 12 Oct 1999
Rally Adelaide Roman Watkins Review

Rally Adelaide Roman Watkins Review

1998 Bridgestone Corolla Cup ASC scholarship winner, Roman Watkins won the 1999 Adelaide Rally, held over the weekend of the 9th and 10th of October on the challenging forest roads of Kuipto and Second Valley on the Fleurieu Peninsula. ...

Final Results for Rally Adelaide Postponed

Final Results for Rally Adelaide Postponed

Final results for Rally Adelaide tomorrow night (Tues.12/10). Rally Adelaide officials have advised us tonight that they have had some minor difficulties with the scoring of the weekend's Rally Adelaide, and they will be unable to post final ...

Mon 11 Oct 1999
Chase is on For Stannic Championship Titles.

Chase is on For Stannic Championship Titles.

With just two events remaining this season, the chase is on for Stannic Rally Championship titles. Following the Volkswagen Rally in the Eastern Cape, round six of the championship, VW Motorsport Golf crew Jan Habig and Doug Judd have a vicelike...

Sun 10 Oct 1999
Queensland George of the Jungle!

Queensland George of the Jungle!

Queenslands grandparents of rallying George Shepheard and Del Garbett this weekend proved age is no barrier. George and Del won round three of the Queensland Rally Championship in their Falken Tyres sponsored Evolution 5 Lancer. George and...

Roman Watkins Rally Adelaide Review

Roman Watkins Rally Adelaide Review

West Australia's Roman Watkins and Victorian co driver Paul Flintoft have won the second leg of the Rally Adelaide, and look to have won the overall event after some wet and slipppery conditions on the roads around Kangarilla in SA today. 'We ...

Adelaide Ed Ordynski and Alison Drower Review

Adelaide Ed Ordynski and Alison Drower Review

Australian Rally Championship Ed Ordynski rolls out of the Rally of Adelaide. Ed Ordynski and co driver Alison Drower severely damaged the Ralliart Mitsubishi Evo 3 when they had a slow roll out of the rally this morning. Everything was going...

Thu 07 Oct 1999
Falken Tyres Rally Team Enters Rally Australia

Falken Tyres Rally Team Enters Rally Australia

The Queensland based Falken Tyres Rally Team are happy to announce that Steven Shepheard, Lead Driver of the Evolution 5 Group N Lancer team will be heading to Telstra Rally Australia for the first time. George Shepheard said this week that they...

Fri 24 Sep 1999
Stannic Rally 48 Crews Enter Round 6

Stannic Rally 48 Crews Enter Round 6

A total of 48 crews have entered the Volkswagen Rally on October 1 and 2, round six of the Stannic Rally Championship, in the Eastern Cape. The entry is headed by VW Motortsport factory pair Jan Habig and Doug Judd, the 1997 South African ...

Longmore Stannic Rally Spectator Friendly

Longmore Stannic Rally Spectator Friendly

After 16 years, the organizers of the Eastern Cape's only national rally have learned how to cater for spectators, while treating top rally teams to some of the best forest roads in the country. To enjoy the rally totally, however, you need to...

Wed 22 Sep 1999
APRC: F.I.A. Asia-Pacific Rally Championship Review

APRC: F.I.A. Asia-Pacific Rally Championship Review

TAGUCHI TAKES THE ASIA-PACIFIC RALLY TITLE JAPANESE driver Katsuhiko Taguchi has taken the 1999 F.I.A. Asia-Pacific Rally Championship after hot favourite Yoshihiro Kataoka retired from the final round, Rally China. The 27-year-old Taguchi...

Mon 20 Sep 1999
VW Rally Preview

VW Rally Preview

Apart from providing crews with a stern test the VW Rally in the Eastern Cape on October 1 and 2, round six of the Stannic Rally Championship, could be make or break for South Africa's two top rally crews. The two crews -- factory VW Motorsport...

Fri 17 Sep 1999
APRC: Ford Rally Cars China Rally Leg 1 Review / Leg 2 Review

APRC: Ford Rally Cars China Rally Leg 1 Review / Leg 2 Review

Concrete slab sidelines Ford from China Rally Amid treacherous conditions, Ford Martini drivers Colin McRae and Thomas Rådström suffered a double dose of misfortune and retired after hitting the same concrete culvert with their Ford Focus...

Thu 16 Sep 1999
Ford Technology Tour

Ford Technology Tour

DETROIT (Sept. 16, 1999) -- Ford Racing and Cotter Promotions, leaders in the motor sports and mobile marketing industries, respectively, have launched the Ford Racing Technology Tour, an interactive attraction which shows how today's ...

Mon 13 Sep 1999
Great North Rally Seeds

Great North Rally Seeds

Current championship leaders Jan Habig and Douglas Judd, in the VW Motorsport Golf, have drawn the number one slot for the Stannic Great North Rally on September 17 and 18. The event is round five of the Stannic Rally Championship with Habig ...

Sun 12 Sep 1999
Possum Bourne Championship report

Possum Bourne Championship report

Possum Bourne has claimed his fourth straight Australian Rally Championship, clinching the win ahead of Toyota rival Neal Bates. Bates and Bourne ended up tying the event, Bates taking the upper hand in Heat 2, winning by 13 seconds. However,...

Sat 11 Sep 1999
Possum Bourne Saxon Rally Heat One Notes

Possum Bourne Saxon Rally Heat One Notes

Team Subaru driver, Possum Bourne, has taken a step closer to a record fourth consecutive Australian Rally Championship title by winning Heat One of the Saxon Safari Rally in Tasmania today. Bourne led his rival Neal Bates for most of the day,...

Thu 09 Sep 1999
Great North Rally Dogfight Looming

Great North Rally Dogfight Looming

The Stannic Rally Championship is entering a high risk phase for the two crews who look likely to fight it out for this year’s title, and the Stannic Great North Rally on September 17 and 18 is a skirmish that carries a "must win" tag for ...

Finalists Ready for Junior Challenge Final

Finalists Ready for Junior Challenge Final

The six finalists in this year's Australian Rallysport News Junior Rally Challenge are ready and raring to go for the Grand Final, to be contested this weekend at the Saxon Safari Tasmania. With a prize package valued at over $16,000 on offer,...

Wed 08 Sep 1999
Four Championships To be Decided at Gauteng Rally

Four Championships To be Decided at Gauteng Rally

The Stannic Gauteng Rally on November 13 and 14, the final round of this year's Stannic Rally Championship, will decide the destiny of the Group N championship and four of the six class championships. Jan Habig and Douglas Judd, from the VW ...

Mon 06 Sep 1999
Saxon Safari Grand Finale

Saxon Safari Grand Finale

September 6, 1999 The grand final of the Australian Rally Super Series has scored a major coup for Australian rallying with 120 minutes of national coverage on Network TEN. The Saxon Safari grand final event takes place in Hobart on ...