Sebastien Loeb had a comfortable 42-second victory in the Rally of Great
Britain today, but with the event marred by a tragedy, Markko
Martin's co-driver Michael Park killed in an accident on SS15 in his
home rally (see separate story),
Michael Park, one of the most experienced and respected co-drivers on the
World Rally Championship circuit, was killed this morning in an accident
on the final leg of the Rally of Great Britain.
Photo by Marlboro Peugeot...
It was a Norwegian celebration in Sweden today, as Petter Solberg, the
rallycross and rally veteran from across the border, clinched the victory
for Subaru in the Swedish Rally, the second event in the 2005 World...
Interview with Pascal Dimitri : The logistics of travelling to Rally
Moving an entire rally team to such a distant and singular country as
Japan is no easy matter. Peugeot Sport's Logistics Manager Pascal
Dimitri explains some of the ...
Michelin made history on this weekend's Catalunya Rally, where Sebastien
Loeb's 10th victory of the season secured Citroen Sport its third
consecutive World Rally Championship for Manufacturers - and Michelin's
38th WRC title in all. With one...
During the recent Rally Japan, a Michelin Z BTO tyre was stolen from the
service facilities of one of Michelin's official partners in the Obihiro
service park during the night of Saturday October 1st / Sunday October
Sebastian Loeb demonstrated his mastery of the mountains, and the speed of
his Citroen Xsara WRC, at the Monte Carlo Rally this weekend, taking his
third consecutive Monte Carlo victory at this, the most famous of the World
Rally Championship ...
All-new Ford Focus rally car breaks cover in Australia
The all-new Ford Focus RS World Rally Car, the Blue Oval's challenger for
the 2006 FIA World Rally Championship, will make its first public
appearance on next week's Rally Australia (10 - 13...
Ford signs Hirvonen to drive all-new Focus RS WRC
The BP-Ford World Rally Team has signed Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen
to drive the all-new Focus RS World Rally Car in the FIA World Rally
Championship. A three-year agreement will see the...
Frustrating day for Skoda Motorsport
Armin Schwarz ended the opening day of Rally Mexico -- the third round of the
2005 World Rally Championship - in 12th position as the Å koda Motorsport
World Rally Team debuted the new Fabia WRC05. Armin has...
Over the brink...
The fourth round of the Junior World Rally Championship takes the Super 1600
runners back to Greece where three Citroen C2s have been entered for the
current series leader Ulsterman Kris Meeke, for 2nd-placed Daniel Sordo...
Antony, you have finished 7th overall on the Corona Rally Mexico which is
your best result up to date in the WRC. In the process, you have been
faster than official drivers on many occasions. How do you explain this
I have been...
UNITED STATES WILL SEEK A BID FOR A ROUND OF THE WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP
Monticello, New York (November 7, 2005) - The Sullivan County Visitors
Association and Rally New York, Ltd. have reached an agreement to pursue a
bid for a future round...
The 'new look' 307 WRC
Homologation of the latest specification 307 WRC successfully went
through on January 1st 2005 which means Peugeot's driver line-up will
be able to profit from the team's new challenger in Monte Carlo.
Markko Martin will not be driving in Rally Japan at the end of this month,
following the death of his longtime co-driver and friend Michael Park at
the Rally of Great Britain this past weekend.
Scene at the rally HQ in Cardiff after the...
Australian Chris Atkinson will be counting on his experience from the
past two years in the Asia-Pacific Championship when he tackles Rally
Japan, the thirteenth round of the 2005 FIA World Rally Championship,
aboard his Subaru Impreza WRC later...
It had been a long time in the World Rally Championship wilderness for
Marcus Gronholm and Peugeot, but the veteran Finn returned to the top
step of the podium in his home event, taking his fifth Rally Finland
victory in six years with a...
Centenary celebrations for Ford Focus World Rally Car
The Rallye de France Tour de Corse marks the 100th world rally for the
Ford Focus World Rally Car. Since its debut on the opening round of the
1999 FIA World Rally Championship, the Monte ...
Angelo Medeghini and Barbara Capoferri are not taking part in Rally
Angelo and Barbara Medeghini will not enter the last round of the FIA
Production Car World Rally Championship 2005.
Angelo Medeghini due to an abdominal colic has...