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Fri 20 Jan 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Keith Duckworth memorial service

CHAMPCAR/CART: Keith Duckworth memorial service

Along with his life-long colleague and friend, Mike Costin, Keith had set up Cosworth Engineering in 1958, and guided it to unprecedented success in the field of high-performance automotive engineering. It was Keith who personally designed the...

Sun 22 Jan 2006
Monte Carlo Rally leg 1 standings
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Monte Carlo Rally leg 1 standings

Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- -------- 1. 3 A8 M....

Wed 25 Oct 2006
JWRC: Stephen Petch Rally GB plans announced
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JWRC: Stephen Petch Rally GB plans announced

Stephen Petch offered Hyundai WRC drive for Rally GB Young County Durham rally driver Stephen Petch Junior has been handed the opportunity of a life time after being given the use of an SG Petch Motorsport run Hyundai Accent World Rally Car to...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Gronholm earns the 50th win for Ford in SwedenHeadline
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Gronholm earns the 50th win for Ford in Sweden

Marcus Gronholm has started the World Rally Championship season on a high note, winning the first two rally events on the 2006 calendar. The Finn scored his first tarmac victory in Monte Carlo and followed that up by notching today's Swedish Rally...

Sat 02 Dec 2006
Alister McRae to debut SA Toyota in Wales
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Alister McRae to debut SA Toyota in Wales

Alister McRae ready to debut Toyota Super 2000 after successful test Alister McRae is ready to debut the Toyota Super 2000R rally car in the FIA World Rally Championship on this weekend's Wales Rally GB. The Scot has just completed a successful...

Thu 30 Nov 2006
Elena to receive inaugural Michael Park Trophy
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Elena to receive inaugural Michael Park Trophy

MICHAEL PARK "BEEF" TROPHY On September 18th 2005, Michael PARK ("Beef"), Markko MARTIN's co-driver, was killed in a tragic accident during the Wales Rally GB. The WRC world misses his honesty, simplicity and his joy for life. A group of his...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: Ford leg two summary
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Cyprus Rally: Ford leg two summary

BP-Ford duo sets sights on podium double in Cyprus Rally BP-Ford World Rally Team remains on course to close the gap on the leaders of the FIA World Rally Championship after ending today's second leg of the Cyprus Rally with both drivers in...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
USRC: Nicky Grist to advise Rally New York USA

USRC: Nicky Grist to advise Rally New York USA

A renowned FIA World Rally Championship competitor To Advise Rally New York USA Monticello, New York (February 7, 2006) Nicky Grist, a renowned FIA World Rally Championship competitor, will advise Rally New York USA and has agreed to serve as...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Kevin Davies to run Rally Great Britain
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Kevin Davies to run Rally Great Britain

'Kevin's Art Attack on Wales Rally GB!' Art and motorsport rarely mix, but rising star Kevin Davies will be looking to make the right impression on December's Wales Rally GB, thanks to an exciting and innovative new project. Whilst many young...

Thu 03 Aug 2006
Red Bull Skoda Team test Andreas Aigner
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Red Bull Skoda Team test Andreas Aigner

Follwoing Mattias Ekström, Andreas Aigner also completed successful tests with the Fabia WRC in Rosenau (Upper Austria) Rain on Tuesday brought valuable insights concerning the set-up of the car for the Red Bull Skoda Team. All in all, Red...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Rally of Turkey: Red Bull Skoda preview
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Rally of Turkey: Red Bull Skoda preview

The Red Bull Skoda team wants to make amends for the Cyprus failures in Turkey An additional performance check on Monday is to help resolve the causes of the early double retirement Harri Rovanpera/Risto Pietiläinen (FIN) hope to get ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich preview
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Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich preview

BFGoodrich, 22 years after... Prior to the start of the 2006 season, Cyprus was the only conventional European-style rally BFGoodrich tyres had won. That success dates back to 1984 when John Buffum and Fred Gallagher took their ...

Fri 17 Nov 2006
Rally New Zealand: OMV Peugeot Norway leg one summary
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Rally New Zealand: OMV Peugeot Norway leg one summary

An almost perfect day for the OMV Peugeot Norway WRT * Manfred Stohl/Ilka Minor finish first day in fourth place * Henning Solberg/Cato Menkerud lie in seventh place after five SS The OMV Peugeot Norway World Rally Team has stood their ground...

Sat 11 Nov 2006
Rally New Zealand: Rallye route
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Rally New Zealand: Rallye route

<pre> RALLY NEW ZEALAND ROUND 15 FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP 16 - 19 November 2006 Thursday 16 November: Ceremonial start Start Hood Street, Hamilton 19.30 Friday 17 November: Leg 1 Hamilton - Hamilton Start...

Thu 23 Mar 2006
Rally Catalunya: Round three preview
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Rally Catalunya: Round three preview

Rally Preview Five months after its last visit to the country, the FIA World Rally Championship returns to Spain for the first of two consecutive asphalt events, the Rally Catalunya-Costa Daurada. The fourth of the 16-round series is considered...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Gronholm in Monte Carlo lead as Loeb slips upHeadline
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Gronholm in Monte Carlo lead as Loeb slips up

Marcus Gronholm is still getting used to his Ford Focus RS WRC, and he hates the icy roads of Monte Carlo, but the two-time champion is still in the lead after the first day of the Monte Carlo Rally; the season opener of the World Rally ...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Sainz enjoys Renault experience
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Sainz enjoys Renault experience

Carlos Sainz: "Renault gave me one of the best experiences of my life" The double world rally champion was at the wheel of a very different world champion car this weekend... After first driving the Renault F1 R25 on 19 October on a ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich final summary
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Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich final summary

A Cypriot hat-trick for Sébastien Loeb/Daniel Elena (Citroën/BFGoodrich) * Third consecutive success for Sébastien Loeb in Cyprus * Loeb draws closer to a third Drivers' world title, while BP-Ford closes to within seven points of ...

Cyprus Rally: Kronos Racing final summary
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Cyprus Rally: Kronos Racing final summary

Loeb and Elena win another duel... Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena did not wait long to extend the record for career victories that they broke in Japan. Their win in Cyprus their eighth of the year and their third consecutive triumph on the ...

Fri 01 Dec 2006
Rally of Great Britain SS6 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS6 results

@>SS6 (Rheola 2) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- ...

Thu 02 Nov 2006
Rally Australia: Dale Moscatt final summary
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Rally Australia: Dale Moscatt final summary

Tough Times at Rally Australia Final Finale.. Most rally fans always knew that the final Rally Australia, after 19 years, would go out with a bang but we never quite expected the bang, crash, roll over and small fire supplied,...

Mon 27 Mar 2006
Rally Catalunya final results
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Rally Catalunya final results

Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- -------- 1. 1 A8 S. Loeb...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Rally Australia: Leg two summry
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Rally Australia: Leg two summry

Petter Solberg (Subaru) remained Hirvonen's main challenger. The Norwegian won one speed test but was unable to make inroads to the BP-Ford driver's advantage. Xevi Pons (Citroen) began the day with a slender advantage over Manfred Stohl...

Sun 04 Jun 2006
Acropolis Rally: Kronos Citroen leg two summary
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Acropolis Rally: Kronos Citroen leg two summary

The road to hell... By getting the better of Petter Solberg in the morning loop of stages, Sebastien Loeb, Daniel Elena, and their Citroen Xsara WRC had climbed to second place overall. A sustained attack during the afternoon loop of...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Rally Ireland 2007 update on route layout
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Rally Ireland 2007 update on route layout

Something Special for Rally Ireland Rally Ireland has announced ambitious plans to introduce a Super Special Stage to its premier WRC round next November. Organisers today released concept drawings of a track layout they're planning to...

Mon 04 Dec 2006
Rally Great Britain: OMV Peugeot Norway leg two summary
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Rally Great Britain: OMV Peugeot Norway leg two summary

OMV driver Stohl in second place after 13 special stages OMV Peugeot Norway WRT is the surprise of the Wales Rally GB Henning Solberg/Cato Menkerud also back again on manufacture-points course The OMV Peugeot Norway World Rally Team continues...

Thu 05 Jan 2006
FIA Sporting Advisor named for Rally Ireland
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FIA Sporting Advisor named for Rally Ireland

Rally Ireland 'Sporting Advisor' Announced The FIA, the sport's governing body, have announced that Charles Reynolds has been nominated as the 'FIA Sporting Advisor' for Rally Ireland 2006. Reynolds, who held the position of FIA ...

Mon 04 Dec 2006
JWRC/PWRC: 2006 final standings
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JWRC/PWRC: 2006 final standings

@>PWRC Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Team/Car Points --- ------------------------------ ------------------------------ --------- 1. Nasser Al-Attiyah Subaru Impreza ...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Rally of Turkey: Subaru preview
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Rally of Turkey: Subaru preview

Next week the Subaru World Rally Team will return to the Mediterranean for the Rally of Turkey, round 13 of the 16-event 2006 FIA World Rally Championship. The event's harsh terrain should have a familiar feel. Run high in the Anatolian...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Kronos Racing Australia nominations
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Kronos Racing Australia nominations

XEVI PONS/CARLOS DEL BARRIO NOMINATED IN AUSTRALIA Sebastien Loeb had to renounce to the long journey to Australia. To insure a new interim at the wheel of the number 1 Xsara, the Kronos Total Citroen WRT has decided to nominate the Spanish ...

Sat 20 May 2006
JWRC: Citroen Rally Sardinia leg one notes
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JWRC: Citroen Rally Sardinia leg one notes

The Citroën C2 Super 1600s ready to pounce... With certain competitors suffering repeated punctures and with others falling foul to a variety of other incidents, the long-feared opening leg of the 2006 Rally d'Italia Sardegna lived every bit up...

Thu 09 Mar 2006
Loeb takes first win of 2006 in Rally MexicoHeadline
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Loeb takes first win of 2006 in Rally Mexico

Sebastien Loeb easily took his first victory of the 2006 World Rally Championship season at Rally Mexico, after having been shut out for the first two events of the season. The Kronos Citroen Xsara WRC pilot secured the win with a margin of 48.9...

Mon 04 Dec 2006
2006 final standings
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2006 final standings

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Team/Car Points --- ------------------------------ ------------------------------ --------- 1. Sebastien Loeb Kronos Citroen Xsara WRC 06 ...

Sun 15 Oct 2006
Rally of Turkey: OMV Peugeot final summary
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Rally of Turkey: OMV Peugeot final summary

OMV Peugeot Norway WRT on podium at Rally of Turkey *Henning Solberg/Cato Menkerud reach first podium place of their career* *Manfred Stohl/Ilka Minor eke out one point for driver WRC* *Victory keeps Marcus Gronholm?s WRC-title chances ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: Final leg summary
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Cyprus Rally: Final leg summary

Sebastien Loeb (Citroen) eased through the final leg to extend his lead in the drivers' championship to 35 points. Behind Hirvonen, Manfred Stohl (Peugeot) took fourth ahead of Toni Gardemeister (Citroen), who survived a spin this morning. ...

Sun 21 May 2006
Rally Sardinia day two report
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Rally Sardinia day two report

Sebastien Loeb, Citroen Xsara WRC Is In The Lead The French driver took advantage of Marcus Gronholm, Ford Focus Wrc, retirement and took the lead of the rally. Gigi Galli, Peugeot 307 Wrc, retired because of mechanical problems in the last...