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Wed 19 Apr 2000
Midland Single State 2000 entries

Midland Single State 2000 entries

PERCY FRENCH HOTEL <pre> MIDLAND 4WD SINGLE STAGE RALLY No Drivers Name Navigators Name Car Class 1 Niall Maguire Breen Mc Namee Subaru Impreza 8 2 ...

Sun 21 May 2000
Serge Damseaux, Guy Hodgson make rally history

Serge Damseaux, Guy Hodgson make rally history

by Colin Windell Seven time South African rally drivers champion Serge Damseaux and Guy Hodgson today won the Total Rally of South Africa for the second year in a row - and in the process made a little South African rally history. Damseaux...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
Subaru Australia new Rally Of Canberra sponsor

Subaru Australia new Rally Of Canberra sponsor

Deputy Chief Minister, Brendan Smyth today announced Subaru Australia and Silverstone Tyres as major sponsors for the 2001 Rally of Canberra. "It gives me tremendous pleasure to announce, and welcome on board, Subaru Australia as the naming...

Thu 06 Apr 2000
Marty Beckton In Spectacular Return To Aussie Rallying

Marty Beckton In Spectacular Return To Aussie Rallying

Two weeks ago the Rally of Canberra was looking very distant for Marty Beckton after a deal fell through that would have seen him run a Ford Escort 'Kit Car' against Simon Evans and Monster Tajima on the roads surrounding the Nation's Capital.

Sat 11 Nov 2000
Climatic finish to Border Championship in Donegal

Climatic finish to Border Championship in Donegal

Avid rally fans are well aware that there is no such thing as a 'dead cert'. Anything can happen to the pre-event favourites at any event, especially at a Championship final round, and in the case of the Border Series, it did! In an exciting ...

Tue 29 Aug 2000
Lydden Rallycross results

Lydden Rallycross results

BRDA & BARC Rallycross - Lydden 28th August 2000 Supercars A final 1 John Moloney 2 Lawrence Gibson 3 Tony Bell 4 Phil Windsor 5 Steve Munday 6 Andy Grant 7 Jason Stone 8 Dermot Carnegie Modified A Final 1 Dave...

Tue 12 Sep 2000
BTCC: Opel Motorsport news 2000-09-11

BTCC: Opel Motorsport news 2000-09-11

Britain - Muller takes two podiums for Vectra. Australia - Holdens defeat the Fords. Britain - Higgins wins final round for Vauxhall. South Africa - Difficult weekend for Opel. Norway - Arntsen is champion again for Opel. Germany - Astra...

Tue 08 Aug 2000
Rally-Winning Mercedes-Benz returns home

Rally-Winning Mercedes-Benz returns home

MONTVALE, N.J. (Aug. 8, 2000) -- For Bruce McCaw, building a successful telecommunications company, obtaining a Lear Jet captain's license and founding a successful Champ Car race team were easy compared to buying a car - one particular car, that...

Sun 29 Oct 2000
Rallye International Charlevoix leg one report

Rallye International Charlevoix leg one report

La Malbaie (Québec, Canada), October 27, 2000 (8 :00 PM).- It's under an unusually balmy weather (Indian Summer) that the 14th edition of Rallye international de Charlevoix Export "A" 2000 became an instant success with the mesmerizing battle in...

Sat 04 Mar 2000
Olympus Rally USA Has It All

Olympus Rally USA Has It All

NARA Motorsport Festival On America's Birthday, July 4th, 2000 The Fourth of July is the biggest of American holidays. For US Autosport fans the 2000 fourth might be the biggest one ever. The North American Rally Association is presenting a ...

Mon 26 Jun 2000
Australian Champion In Deadly Accident at Goodwood Festival

Australian Champion In Deadly Accident at Goodwood Festival

By Jon Thompson Sad news of the death of former Australian Champion co-driver John Dawson Damer who crashed his Lotus racing car at the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb in the UK on Saturday. Dawson Damer partnered Colin Bond in...

Wed 23 Feb 2000
Proton One-Make Series Confirmed

Proton One-Make Series Confirmed

Proton Australia has confirmed that the new Satria One-Make Rally Series running in conjunction with the Australian Rally Championship will be launched this year by the Malaysian car manufacturer. The Satria GL is a 1.3 litre hatch back which...

Sat 06 May 2000
John Price Rallying Millennium Challenge

John Price Rallying Millennium Challenge

Wallasey Motor Club have announced they will be running a special 'Rally Weekend' this summer to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Promenade Stages Rally. Having recently been given the approval by their Local Authority's Leisure Services...

Fri 20 Oct 2000
Rallye International de Charlevoix

Rallye International de Charlevoix

La Malbaie (Quebec, Canada), October 16, 2000.- Created in 1987 as a round of the Quebec Rally Cup, the Rallye Automobile Charlevoix kept growing over the years. From a round of the Canadian Rally Championship in 1990 to the North American Rally...

Fri 08 Dec 2000
Killarney Historic Stages Rally final

Killarney Historic Stages Rally final

Gleneagle Hotel KoS Construction Killarney Historic Stages Rally Organised and Promoted by the Killarney & District Motor Club Final round of the Toshiba Computers Historic Tarmac Championship Doctor's Order The 2000 Killarney Historic...

Mon 07 Aug 2000
Safari entry list: Auto Division and Moto Division

Safari entry list: Auto Division and Moto Division

MONDAY, AUGUST 7: Entries in the Auto Division and the Moto Division of the Australian Safari international cross country rally through the Northern Territory from August 20-27 are as follows: <pre> AUTO DIVISION ENTRIES (total 24) No...

Sat 12 Feb 2000
Swedish Rally - Leg 2 Ford Martini Report

Swedish Rally - Leg 2 Ford Martini Report

Colin McRae and Nicky Grist produced a blistering display during today's second leg of the Swedish International Rally to keep their Ford Focus World Rally Car in the midst of a terrific battle for the top placings. The Ford Martini pairing...

Fri 27 Oct 2000
Rallye International de Charlevoix preview

Rallye International de Charlevoix preview

Round 7 of 2000 championship WORLD WATCHES CANADA AS CHARLEVOIX AUDITIONS FOR GLOBAL STATUS LA MALBAIE, QUE. (Oct. 25/2000) - Canada's most important car rally in decades takes place this coming weekend in the Charlevoix region to the east of...

Tue 09 May 2000
Volkswagen racing news 2000-05-07

Volkswagen racing news 2000-05-07

Rally * UK: Golf IV Kitcar drivers Tapio Laukkanen / Kaj Lindström will be supported at least twice in the British Rally Championship (BRC) this season by Finnish talent Jani Pirttinen. 25-year-old Pirttinen and his co-driver Tomi Tuominen...

Sat 20 May 2000
AFRC: Good entry for Total Rally of South Africa

AFRC: Good entry for Total Rally of South Africa

by: Colin Windell A total of 49 cars came under starters orders at the Civic Centre in Cape Town this morning at the start of the Total Rally of South Africa. Six international entries from Uganda, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Namibia were among ...

Tue 09 May 2000
Volkswagen racing news (German)

Volkswagen racing news (German)

Rallye * Großbritannien: Golf IV Kitcar-Fahrer Tapio Laukkanen und Beifahrer Kaj Lindström werden in der Britischen Rallye Meisterschaft (BRC) mindestens zwei Mal vom Finnen Jani Pirttinen unterstützt. Der 25jährige und sein Beifahrer Tomi...

Tue 18 Apr 2000
Midland 4wd Single Stage Rally 2000 preview

Midland 4wd Single Stage Rally 2000 preview

Percy French Hotel Rally A Busy Easter Sunday for the Local Rally Driver Being privy to a quick glance at the entry list for the Midland Motor Club 4WD Rally to be held on Sunday, 23/4/00, one has to admit the surprising amount of midland ...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Killarney Historic Stages Rally preview

Killarney Historic Stages Rally preview

The leading lights of Historic, Post-Historic and Classic rallying are heading to Kerry next weekend for the 2000 Gleneagle Hotel / KoS Construction Killarney Historic Stages Rally. Each category features the defending titleist, with a host of ...

Fri 07 Apr 2000
Mayo Stages Rally Race Story

Mayo Stages Rally Race Story

The 2000 Four Seasons Border Rally Championship got off to a blistering start at the Mayo Stages Rally with over 200 drivers and navigators signing- on in the quest for the overall Perpetual Trophy and the Derryveagh Crystal sponsored by the ...

Fri 11 Feb 2000
Swedish Rally - Leg 1

Swedish Rally - Leg 1

McRae's stage win sets up second day attack Ford Martini drivers Colin McRae and Carlos Sainz both ended today's opening leg of the Swedish International Rally in the top six in their Ford Focus World Rally Cars. McRae and co-driver Nicky...

Tue 13 Jun 2000
Round 2 Ford Puma Rally Championship

Round 2 Ford Puma Rally Championship

PUMAS ROAR IN THE HIGHLANDS. Puma 00/5 Dumfries, Scotland - 11th June 2000:. Ben Briant has won the second round of the Ford Puma Rally Championship in a commanding style, finishing in a creditable 25th position overall, dominating Class A5, on...

Wed 06 Sep 2000
Martin Meadows sets up last round thriller

Martin Meadows sets up last round thriller

FOLLOWING another fascinating battle on last weekend's Woodpecker Stages, Clitheroe-based rally driver Martin Meadows goes into the last round of the 2000 BTRDA Gold Star Championship as one of two drivers who could lift the coveted...

Wed 11 Oct 2000
Opel second in Championship

Opel second in Championship

Sweden - Opel finishes second in F2 rallying. Opel Team Sweden finished the year second in the Swedish Rally Championship after Per Svan took the Opel Astra Kit Car to second F2 placing in the final round Reijmer Rally. An electrical problem ...

Fri 29 Sep 2000
Championnat canadien des Rallyes Subaru / Yokohama

Championnat canadien des Rallyes Subaru / Yokohama

C'est dans la région de Parry Sound que cet événement aura lieu et, après une longue interruption estivale après l'étape disputée au Québec, dans la Baie-des-Chaleurs en juillet, les concurrents du championnat canadien ont hâte de...

Wed 02 Aug 2000
All go for Mayo Motorsport Club at Sligo Rally

All go for Mayo Motorsport Club at Sligo Rally

Mayo & District Motorsport Club had one of the strongest representations of any club in Ireland at the recent Tom Hunt Motors/Sligo Park Hotel Sligo Stages Rally where no less than 19 crews took part. Hosts, Connaught Motor Club put up a ...

Fri 29 Sep 2000
Rally of the Voyageurs preview

Rally of the Voyageurs preview

PARRY SOUND, ONT. (Sept. 28/2000) - Canada's top rally teams resume battle this weekend, in one of the tightest championship fights in years, after a summer break of almost three months. Tom McGeer, Sylvain Vincent and Frank Sprongl, the top...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
2000 GSMC Courtown Hotel Single Stage Rally

2000 GSMC Courtown Hotel Single Stage Rally

Applications from over 170 crews were received for the 130 available places on the starters' list for the Courtown Hotel Single Stage Rally, which will take place this Sunday near Coolgreaney, Co. Wexford. It is the first ever rally to be...

Mon 30 Oct 2000
Rallye International de Charlevoix second leg report

Rallye International de Charlevoix second leg report

La Malbaie (Québec, Canada), October 28, 2000.- After the summertime weather that eased competitors into the first leg yesterday, it was a whole new setup that was dealt to them today, with a severe snowstorm that fell in late afternoon and...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Rally of the Tall Pines final report

Rally of the Tall Pines final report

Originally-From: DHRACECOMM@aol.com BANCROFT, ONT. (Nov. 26/2000) - Newly-crowned Canadian rally driving champion Tom McGeer capped his best-ever season by taking his fifth win of the year in the Rally of the Tall Pines in Ontario. McGeer,...

Wed 29 Mar 2000
Ross Nicastri switches cars in Safari Rally

Ross Nicastri switches cars in Safari Rally

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29: Leading off-road racer Ross Nicastri has switched to a Nissan Patrol for this year's Australian Safari in a bid to win the 5,000km international cross-country rally for the first time and end the domination of fellow-Sydney...

Tue 07 Mar 2000
Club Members Entered in Downhill Hotel Mayo Stages Rally

Club Members Entered in Downhill Hotel Mayo Stages Rally

PROFILES ON MAYO & DISTRICT MOTORSPORT CLUB MEMBERS ENTERED IN THE 2000 DOWNHILL HOTEL MAYO STAGES RALLY by Jarlath Sweeney & Sean McHugh. a.. James McGreal tops the pole this year after a record year achieving 1st in Class 14 in the Four...