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Sat 09 Aug 2008
IRC: Pavel Valousek Belgium test summary

IRC: Pavel Valousek Belgium test summary

Pavel Valousek tests in Belgium ! Pavel Valousek, the latest recruit to the BFGoodrich Drivers Team, had his first run in the Kronos Racing Peugeot 207 S2000 yesterday, on a test stage close to Namur in Belgium. The Czech was...

USRC: Series midseason notes

USRC: Series midseason notes

Competition is heating up in all categories on both sides of the country, as the United States Rally Championship (www.usrallychampionship.com) continues into the second half of its fourth season. In the Atlantic Division and overall, the...

Sun 03 Aug 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Madeira Rally final summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Madeira Rally final summary

Nicolas Vouilloz claims his first IRC win Nicolas Vouilloz and his co-driver Nicolas Klinger took victory at the wheel of their BFGoodrich-equipped Peugeot 207 S2000 on this weekend's Rali Vinho Madeira, round five of the...

Sat 02 Aug 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Madeira Rally leg one summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Madeira Rally leg one summary

Vouilloz (Peugeot/BFGoodrich) ends day 1 in front The 2007 IRC runner-up Nicolas Vouilloz completed the opening day of this weekend's Rali Vinho Madeira on top of the provisional leaderboard ahead of local hero Alexandre Camacho ...

Tue 29 Jul 2008
IRC: Valousek chosen to represent BFGoodrich Drivers Team

IRC: Valousek chosen to represent BFGoodrich Drivers Team

Voting took place today in Prague, Czech Republic, to decide who would carry the colours of the BFGoodrich Drivers Team in the Kronos-run Peugeot 207 S2000 on next month's Barum Rally Zlin (August 22 -24), round six of the...

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 17 Jul 2008
IRC: Peugeot Russia Rally final summary

IRC: Peugeot Russia Rally final summary

FINLAND'S HANNINEN WINS FOR PEUGEOT The 2008 Rally Russia was dominated in no uncertain fashion by Finland's Juho Hanninen who led from flag to flag despite this being his first outing with the Kronos-prepared Peugeot 207 Super 2000. Nicolas ...

Sun 13 Jul 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Russia Rally final summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Russia Rally final summary

Juho Hanninen (Peugeot/BFGoodrich) picks up maiden international success As in 2007, victory over the gravel stages of Rally Russia (round four of the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge) went to a Flying Finn, this time in the person of...

IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Rally Russia final sumamry

IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Rally Russia final sumamry

STRONG RUN FOR WILKS IN RUSSIA Englishman Guy Wilks enjoyed an excellent Intercontinental Rally Challenge debut on the all-gravel Rally Russia, holding a comfortable top-10 position before retiring with just two stages to go as a result of a...

Sat 12 Jul 2008
IRC: Citroen Rally Russia final summary

IRC: Citroen Rally Russia final summary

2nd RALLY RUSSIA (10-12 July 2008) Another triumph for Jean-Joseph and Citroen's C2-R2 MAX At the end of three tough days that made up the second Rally Russia, Simon Jean-Joseph and Jack Boyère have placed their C2-R2 MAX in an excellent eighth...

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, ...

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...

Thu 10 Jul 2008
IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Rally Russia preview

IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport Rally Russia preview

WILKS READY TO GO FOR IT ON RALLY RUSSIA Englishman Guy Wilks is all set to take the start of this weekend's Rally Russia at the wheel of the Honda Civic Type R R3 developed and run by JAS Motorsport in Italy: Honda's long-time motorsport ...

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...

Tue 01 Jul 2008
Baie Des Chaleurs: Antoine L'Estage final summary

Baie Des Chaleurs: Antoine L'Estage final summary

A STRONG TEAM FINISH New Richmond (Quebec), July 1, 2008 -- Antoine L'Estage and Nathalie Richard, from St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, finished on the podium at this past weekend's Rallye Baie-des-Chaleurs. Hampered by mechanical problems ...

IRC: Peugeot Belgium Rally summary

IRC: Peugeot Belgium Rally summary

PEUGEOT 207 SUPER 2000 DRIVERS MONOPOLISE THE PODIUM Victory for Freddy Loix The third round of the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge saw Peugeot secure its third win of the season, as well as another all-Peugeot podium following its ...

Baie Des Chaleurs: Jen Horsey final summary

Baie Des Chaleurs: Jen Horsey final summary

Top finish and championship lead for Canada's all-girl rally team at Round 3 TORONTO, ON (July 1, 2008) -- Canada's only all-girl rally team is in the lead of the national Production 3 championship after a class win at the...

Baie Des Chaleurs: Team ACP summary

Baie Des Chaleurs: Team ACP summary

Team ACP Rally leads U.S. title hunt heading into Round 6; tough luck in Canada TORONTO, ON (July 1, 2008) -- Rally driver Andrew "ACP" Comrie-Picard had a tough weekend in Canada at the Rallye Baie-Des-Chaleurs, Round 3 of the Canadian Rally ...

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

IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team Belgium Rally final leg summary

Patrick Snijers seizes his chance Patrick Snijers, who was selected to represent the BFGoodrich Drivers Team on this weekend's Belgium Ypres Westhoek Rally, ended his home event in fifth place overall at the wheel of his Peugeot 207 S2000. The...

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...

Sat 28 Jun 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team Belgium Rally leg one summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team Belgium Rally leg one summary

Patrick Snijers inside the top-five! Patrick Snijers, who is the BFGoodrich Drivers Team driver on this weekend'sBelgium Ypres Westhoek Rally, ended the opening day of the event in a particularly promising fifth place, just a handful of seconds...

IRC: BFGoodrich Belgium Rally leg one summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Belgium Rally leg one summary

Very Fast Freddy! Freddy Loix and his Peugeot 207 S2000/BFGoodrich profited from the opening leg of the 2008 Belgium Ypres Westhoek Rally to claim five of the day's six stages. The Belgian driver tops the overnight leaderboard by a margin of...

Thu 26 Jun 2008
MERC: Provisional 2009 schedule released

MERC: Provisional 2009 schedule released

2009 Middle East Rally Championship Jan 22-24 Rally of Qatar Mar 05-07 Rally of Kuwait Apr 07-09 Rally of Saudi Arabia* May 07-09 Rally of Jordan Jun 11-13 Rally of Syria Jul 03-05 Rally of Lebanon Oct 09-11 Troodos Rally Nov 27-29 Dubai ...

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 ...

Baie Des Chaleurs: Round three preview

Baie Des Chaleurs: Round three preview

Big jumps and huge crowds to greet top North American drivers at Rallye Baie-des-Chaleurs STOUFFVILLE, ON (CARS Media) - It's a battle for mid-season points as the competition heats up at the thrilling Rallye Baie-des-Chaleurs in New Richmond,...

Tue 24 Jun 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team update

IRC: BFGoodrich Drivers Team update

Patrick Snijers tests at Ypres Patrick Snijers, the latest recruit to the BFGoodrich Drivers Team, had his first run in the Kronos Racing Peugeot 207 S2000 yesterday, on a test stage close to Ypres in Belgium. The Belgian was elected to the...

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.

Baie Des Chaleurs: Mitsubishi preview

Baie Des Chaleurs: Mitsubishi preview

Record Mitsubishi brigade to tackle Baie des Chaleurs event 3rd round of the Canadian Rally Championship Toronto (June 24, 2008) -- A record ten car brigade will represent Mitsubishi of Canada for the next round of the Canadian...

Tue 10 Jun 2008
IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport to compete in series

IRC: Honda JAS Motorsport to compete in series

HONDA CIVIC TYPE R TO COMPETE ON INTERCONTINENTAL RALLY CHALLENGE The new Honda Civic Type R R3 will take part in the 2008 Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) thanks to an agreement between well-known Italian team Procar and JAS ...

Tue 03 Jun 2008
Rocky Mountain: Mitsubishi Canada event summary

Rocky Mountain: Mitsubishi Canada event summary

Jan Zedril clinches P3 class Szewczyk puts Mitsubishi on the Rocky Mountain podium Calgary (May 26, 2008) -- The Rocky Mountain Rally lived up to its reputation to be an eventful round of the Canadian Rally Championship. Run over two days in ...

Rocky Mountain: Series final report

Rocky Mountain: Series final report

Pat Richard wins the 2008 Rocky Mountain Rally in new Subaru Impreza STI CALGARY, Alberta (CARS Media) -- Two-time Canadian Rally Champion Pat Richard made his return to the top of the podium in a new 2008 Subaru Impreza STI at the Rocky...

Wed 28 May 2008
Rocky Mountain: PBR Team final summary

Rocky Mountain: PBR Team final summary

Prescribed Burn Rally Team Achieves Best National Finish at Rainy Rocky Mountain Rally An unusually heavy week of rain descended upon Calgary, Alberta just in time for the 2008 Rocky Mountain Stage Rally, creating challenging conditions for the...

Rocky Mountain: Prescribed Burn Rally Team summary

Rocky Mountain: Prescribed Burn Rally Team summary

Prescribed Burn Rally Team Achieves Best National Finish at Rainy Rocky Mountain Rally An unusually heavy week of rain descended upon Calgary, Alberta just in time for the 2008 Rocky Mountain Stage Rally, creating challenging conditions for the...

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...

Wed 21 May 2008
Rocky Mountain: Antoine L'Estage preview

Rocky Mountain: Antoine L'Estage preview

L'ESTAGE AND RICHARD READY TO TAKE ON THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, May 20, 2008. -- Antoine L'Estage and Nathalie Richard will have tough competition when they take to the start of Calgary's Rocky Mountain Rally on May 23rd...

Rocky Mountain: Mitsubishi preview

Rocky Mountain: Mitsubishi preview

Mitsubishi brigade will star seven teams at Rocky Mountain TORONTO (May 20, 2008) -- The Mitsubishi Canadian rally brigade will have seven crews entering the Rocky Mountain Rally, the next event scheduled in the Canadian Rally Championship, this...