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Wed 05 Nov 2008
Magalies 400: Pre-event notes

Magalies 400: Pre-event notes

RFS MAGALIES 400 AN EVENT WITH A DIFFERENCE The RFS Magalies 400 at Tarlton International Raceway on November 21 and 22, the final event in this year's Absa Off Road Championship, is shaping up to be an event with a difference. The race will...

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...

Young drivers test with Honda JAS Motorsport

Young drivers test with Honda JAS Motorsport

YOUNG RALLYTALENT FROM ESTONIA TEST HONDA CIVIC TYPE R R3 Three up-and-coming young drivers from Estonia have tested the Honda Civic Type R R3 built and run by JAS Motorsport in Italy: Honda's long-time motorsport partner. The drivers are...

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 ...

Sat 25 Oct 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais and championship summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais and championship summary

Nicolas Vouilloz wins the 2008 IRC Drivers' title with BFGoodrich After Peugeot made sure of the Manufacturers' championship on the recent Rallye Sanremo, Frenchman Nicolas Vouilloz, 32, clinched the 2008 Drivers' crowntoday with his...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais leg two summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais leg two summary

Nicolas Vouilloz (Peugeot/BFGoodrich) a step closer to the title After finish second in last year's IRC Drivers' title chase, Nicolas Vouilloz seems to have a strong chance of clinching the 2008 championship when the ...

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...

ABSA sees 20 years of charity work

ABSA sees 20 years of charity work

OFF ROAD COMMUNITY CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF CHARITY WORK The Absa Off Road Championship community will this year celebrate its 20th year as host to a charity Christmas Day party to raise funds for Sunfield Homes and Gateway Village. The party...

Pirell Star Driver Shoot Out preview

Pirell Star Driver Shoot Out preview

Pirelli Star Driver Shoot Out offers great opportunity for rally talents Today representatives of FIA, Pirelli and the organisation presented the project at press conferences in Vienna and Linz On the occasion of the Pirelli Star Driver Shoot...

USRC: Prescott: Widget Racing summary

USRC: Prescott: Widget Racing summary

Championship Clinched with Arizona Victory Team Wins Every Stage of Prescott Rally with New Cosworth Engine Prescott, AZ. Brian Scott (Pine, AZ, driver) and John Dillon (Thousand Oaks, CA, codriver) clinched the 2008 California Rally Series ...

USRC: Int'l Rally New York news 2008-10-22

USRC: Int'l Rally New York news 2008-10-22

INTERNATIONAL RALLY NEW YORK - FINALE OF THE UNITED STATES RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP Forestburgh, New York (October 22, 2008) Thirty six teams from all over the United States and from abroad are on the entry list for the International Rally New York ...

IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais leg one summary

IRC: BFGoodrich Rallye du Valais leg one summary

Straight into the fight! The long awaited clash between Abarth and Peugeot and more especially between Nicolas Vouilloz and Giandomenico Basso in their duel for the 2008 IRC Drivers' title honours could hardly have got off to a more thrilling ...

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...

Pacific Forest: Mitsubishi event summary

Pacific Forest: Mitsubishi event summary

Mitsubishi Brigade earns a Top 5 and crowns a national champion at the Pacific Forest Rally Merritt, British-Columbia (October 20th, 2008) -- The fifth round of the Canadian Rally Championship, the Pacific Forest Rally, was held out of the small...

Tue 21 Oct 2008
Magalies 400: Series preview

Magalies 400: Series preview

ABSA OFF ROAD CHAMPIONSHIP WINNER TAKES ALL IN PRODUCTION CAR CATEGORY AT RFS MAGALIES 400 It will be a case of winner takes all in the Production Car category at the final event of the Absa Off Road Championship, the RFS Magalies 400, on...

Mon 20 Oct 2008
Lake Superior: Subaru Rally Team USA summary

Lake Superior: Subaru Rally Team USA summary

Subaru Driver Ken Block Wins Rally Finale at LSPR, SRT USA Finishes 1-2 in Rally America Championship (October 20, 2008) Subaru Rally Team USA driver Ken Block has won the 2008 Lake Superior Performance Rally (LSPR) in dominating...

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 ...

Pacific Forest: Series round five summary

Pacific Forest: Series round five summary

Pat Richard secures Canadian Rally Championship at Pacific Forest Rally MERRITT, BC (CARS Media) -- Hyundai's Antoine L'Estage and co-driver Nathalie Richard earned their second win of the season at the Pacific Forest Rally, while Subaru Rally...

Fri 17 Oct 2008
Pacific Forest: Mitsubishi preview

Pacific Forest: Mitsubishi preview

Mitsubishi Brigade attacks the Pacific Forest Rally Toronto, Ontario (October 15th, 2008) -- The fifth round of the Canadian Rally Championship will have more than thirty cars competing around the small community of Merritt, British-Columbia who...

Wed 15 Oct 2008
Pacific Forest: Round five preview

Pacific Forest: Round five preview

Canadian Rally Championship up for grabs at Pacific Forest Rally MERRITT, BC (Oct. 14, 2008) - The Canadian Rally Championship will be heading west to Merritt, British Columbia for the fifth event in its six round series. Teams from across the...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Lydenburg: Series event summary

Lydenburg: Series event summary

PRODUCTION VEHICLE HAT-TRICK FOR GROBLER/MOHR ON TOYOTA DEALER 400 Lydenburg, Saturday -- Veteran former South African champion Hannes Grobler and Juan Mohr scored a hat-trick of wins this season and gave Nissan their sixth successive win on the...

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...

Sat 11 Oct 2008
Lydenburg: Series Prologue summary

Lydenburg: Series Prologue summary

CLOSE BATTLE IN PRODUCTION VEHICLE PROLOGUE Lydenburg, Friday -- The Production Car prologue to determine start positions for tomorrow's Toyota Dealer 400, round seven of the Absa Off Road Championship, turned into a tight battle today with just...

USRC: Prescott: Rallynotes final summary

USRC: Prescott: Rallynotes final summary

"FAST ALL WEEKEND, RALLYNOTES FINISH PRESCOTT IN TENTH!" On October 3rd and 4th, the Rallynotes.com team pushed the envelope of speed in their stock powered Production 2WD Dodge Neon at the 2008 Prescott Rally. Keeping up with faster Group 2...