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Thu 20 Aug 1998
Rally Finland Starts Tomorrow
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Rally Finland Starts Tomorrow

FIA World Rally Championship 20 - 23 August 1997 48TH Neste Rally Finland Thursday 20 August 1998 The Neste Rally Finland, tenth round of the FIA World Rally Championship starts tomorrow, Friday 21 August, from the city centre ...

Wed 19 Aug 1998
Finland Toyota Corolla Preview
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Finland Toyota Corolla Preview

With stunning first and second place finishes in the Rally of New Zealand behind them, Toyota Castrol Team drivers Carlos Sainz and Didier Auriol head the World Rally Championship regulars in the next round, Rally Finland. Venue for ...

Finland Ford Escort Preview
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Finland Ford Escort Preview

World Rally Championship AFTER THE LONGEST JOURNEY OF THE YEAR TO NEW ZEALAND, THE FORD WORLD RALLY TEAM MAKES THE SOMEWHAT SHORTER TRIP TO SCANDINAVIA THIS WEEK FOR ROUND 10 OF THE FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP, THE RALLY...

Tue 18 Aug 1998
Finland Preview
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Finland Preview

Neste Rally of Finland Official Site: http://www.akkry.fi/nesterallyfinland Background Information: This years event takes a very different route, the cars still start out in Jyväskylä, and all overnight stops spent at Laajavuori. To give...

Rally of Finland Preview
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Rally of Finland Preview

Welcome to the 48th running of Neste Rally of Finland, 10th round of 1998 FIA World Rally Championship. With what is commonly known as the 'silly season' well and truly underway, we thought it timely to bring you up to date with recent ...

Mon 10 Aug 1998
Colin McRae to Drive for Ford in 1999
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Colin McRae to Drive for Ford in 1999

BRENTWOOD, August 1998 -- The world's fastest rally driver, Colin McRae, has signed a contract to drive for Ford in the 1999 FIA World Rally Championship. McRae, from Lanark in Scotland, will drive the all-new Ford Focus World Rally...

Tue 28 Jul 1998
New Zealand Ford Escort Notes 98-07-26
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New Zealand Ford Escort Notes 98-07-26

July 26, 1998 Rally of New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand Deluge fails to dampen Fords fighting Finns Amid monsoon like conditions, Fords Juha Kankkunen consolidated his overnight fifth position during todays second...

New Zealand Team Quotes
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New Zealand Team Quotes

FIA World Rally Championship 24 - 27 July 1998 28th Rally New Zealand Monday 27 July 1998 _________________________________________________________________ Spaniard Carlos...

Mon 27 Jul 1998
New Zealand Final Results Notes
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New Zealand Final Results Notes

28th Rally of New Zealand. Official Site: http://www.rallynz.org.nz/index.htm Unofficial Site: http://www.sportsweb.co.nz/rally98/ -------------------------------------------------------------- Final Results Contents: Unofficial top 10 ...

Sun 26 Jul 1998
Rally of New Zealand -- Leg 2 results
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Rally of New Zealand -- Leg 2 results

Unofficial results at the end of Leg 2: 1 Auriol/Giraudet Toyota Corolla 1:43:23,6 2 Sainz/Moya Toyota Corolla 1:43:54,0 3 Burns/Reid Mitsubishi Carisma 1:44:08,5 4 ...

Rally New Zealand standings after Leg 2
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Rally New Zealand standings after Leg 2

WRC 1998 - Rally New Zealand Rally Network News Wire =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- 1998 Rally New Zealand 24-27 July 1998 =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Total domination by Auriol on Leg 2! Toyota's Didier...

Sat 25 Jul 1998
Rally New Zealand Saturday notes
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Rally New Zealand Saturday notes

FIA World Rally Championship 24 - 27 July 1998 28th Rally New Zealand Saturday 25 July 1998 After an all-day battle with Spaniard team-mate Carlos Sainz and Subaru's Scot Colin McRae, Frenchman Didier Auriol brought home his Toyota Corolla...

Rally New Zealand -- Leg 1 results
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Rally New Zealand -- Leg 1 results

Auriol and Sainz take early advantage Toyota Castrol Team duo Didier Auriol and Carlos Sainz have grabbed an early advantage over the field after Leg 1, and with five fastest stage times between them, they hold first and second places ...

Wed 22 Jul 1998
Hyundai Makes WRC Debut
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Hyundai Makes WRC Debut

World Debut for Hyundai's Championship Contender This months New Zealand rally (24th-27th July) will herald the first appearance of Hyundai's latest challenger for formula 2 honours. ...

Tue 21 Jul 1998
New Zealand Rally Preview
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New Zealand Rally Preview

28th Rally of New Zealand. Official Site: http://www.rallynz.org.nz Unofficial Site: http://www.sportsweb.co.nz/rally98/ [Headlines] [Driver shake-up for 1999] [Event changes for ...

Fri 17 Jul 1998
Hyundai Runs New Car in New Zealand
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Hyundai Runs New Car in New Zealand

HYUNDAI WILL CAMPAIGN NEW KIT CAR EVO II VERSION AT RNZ. Hyundai will campaign a new Coupe Kit Car Evolution II version at Rally New Zealand, the 9th round of the World Rally Championship, after the FIA the world governing body of motorsport gave...

Fri 10 Jul 1998
New Zealand Test of New Saftey Vehicles
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New Zealand Test of New Saftey Vehicles

RALLY NEW ZEALAND TEST EVENT FOR NEW ACCIDENT RESPONSE INITIATIVE. Smaller, faster and more nimble first intervention vehicles will be used for the first time in world rallying during Rally New Zealand, this country's round of the FIA World...

Wed 08 Jul 1998
Ford Escort Team Notes
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Ford Escort Team Notes

* The Ford World Rally team is in Finland this week testing the Escort World Rally cars in preparation for the second half of the FIA World Rally Championship which resumes with Rally New Zealand on 24 July. The four day test is based...

Mon 06 Jul 1998
New Zealand Rally Entries
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New Zealand Rally Entries

Unbelievable Quality Of Entries For 1998 Rally New Zealand. Current leader of the World Championship and event favourite Colin McRae heads an 83 strong field of unprecedented quality as New Zealand hosts Round 9 of the FIA World Rally...

Fri 03 Jul 1998
Ford Rally Team Notes 98-07-02
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Ford Rally Team Notes 98-07-02

* Final work is being carried out by the Ford World Rally team mechanics on the two new Escort World Rally Cars which will be shaken down this week at the team's base in Cumbria. The cars will be air-freighted to New Zealand on 13...

Wed 10 Jun 1998
Acropolis Team Press Releases
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Acropolis Team Press Releases

----------------------------------------------------------- Round 8 of the World Rally Championship Acropolis Rally 1998 Official Site: http://www.acropolisrally.gr/ The World Rally Championship now moves across the world to New ...

Tue 09 Jun 1998
Acropolis Toyota Review
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Acropolis Toyota Review

Tuesday 9 June - LEG THREE (STAGES 13 - 17) Auriol second and Sainz fourth in dramatic Acropolis Rally Toyota Castrol Team driver Didier Auriol came within an ace of winning the action-packed 45th edition of the Acropolis...

Acropolis Team Subaru Review
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Acropolis Team Subaru Review

McRAE WINS IN GREECE TO TAKE CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD Victory secures 555 Subaru the lead in the Manufacturers' Championship - 9 June, 21:08 +0200 An exciting showdown was guaranteed on the 1998 Acropolis Rally but few would have ...

Acropolis Final Results
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Acropolis Final Results

Round 8 of the World Rally Championship Acropolis Rally 1998 Final Results McRae wins in a thrilling final day's rallying! Didier Auriol/Denis Giraudet in a Corolla WRC were leading the rally until the penultimate stage when a heavy landing...

Mon 08 Jun 1998
Acropolis Rally standings after Leg 2
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Acropolis Rally standings after Leg 2

Round 8 of the World Rally Championship Acropolis Rally 1998 Official Site: http://www.acropolisrally.gr/ End of Leg 2 ------------------------------------------------- Unofficial results and of Leg 2: 1 Didier Auriol/ Denis Giraudet ...

Acropolis Rally standings after Leg 1
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Acropolis Rally standings after Leg 1

Round 8 of the World Rally Championship Acropolis Rally 1998 End of Leg 1 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Unofficial results and of Leg 1: 1 Richard Burns/ Robert Reid Lancer Evo 5 ...

Sat 06 Jun 1998
45th Acropolis Rally - Entry List.
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45th Acropolis Rally - Entry List.

45th Acropolis Rally Entry List. 5 TOYOTA CASTROL TEAM Toyota Corolla WRC SAINZ Carlos/ MOYA Luis E/E A/8 3 555 SUBARU WORLD RALLY TEAM Subaru Impreza WRC MCRAE Colin/ GRIST Nicky GB/GB A/8 1 TEAM MITSUBISHI RALLIART Mitsubishi Lancer Evo V...

Acropolis Rally - 1998 WRC Round 8
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Acropolis Rally - 1998 WRC Round 8

1998 WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND 8. (7th June to the 9th June.) After a quick trip back to Europe, the teams find themselves back in the action as they prepare for the Acropolis Rally, Round 8 of the World Rally Championship for 1998....

45th Acropolis Rally - Stage Details.
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45th Acropolis Rally - Stage Details.

45th Acropolis Rally Stage Details: Start Sunday 11th June 1998: Leg 1: Stage: Location: Length (km): Car 1 due: ACROPOLIS 8.30 1 Pateras ...

Fri 05 Jun 1998
Points After Rally of Argentina
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Points After Rally of Argentina

Acropolis Rally 1998. Official Site: http://www.acropolisrally.gr/ Welcome to the eighth round of the World Rally Championship, the Acropolis Rally, which is to be held from Sunday the 7th June through to Tuesday the 10th June 1998. The event...

Wed 03 Jun 1998
Toyota Acropolis Rally Preview
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Toyota Acropolis Rally Preview

Sainz defends championship lead in Greece Carlos Sainz and Didier Auriol lead the Toyota Castrol Team challenge for honours in the Acropolis Rally from June 7 - 9, Greece's round of the FIA World Rally Championship. Following his...

555 Subaru Acropolis Preview
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555 Subaru Acropolis Preview

555 SUBARU & PIRELLI LOOKING FOR JUSTIFIED VICTORY World Rally Championship: Round 8 - Greece - 2 June, 16:54 +0200 Hopes are high for the 1998 Acropolis Rally (June 7-9) and the 555 Subaru World Rally Team is justifiably confident...

Sun 24 May 1998
Rally of Argentina: Notes, Standings
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Rally of Argentina: Notes, Standings

Toyota Carlos Sainz's last day charge secured second place in the Rally of Argentina by a mere 7 tenths of a second in front of Juha Kankkunen's Ford. Sainz and Moya started the final day of event 10 seconds adrift of Kankkunen. However, over...

Rally Argentina: Final Results
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Rally Argentina: Final Results

Round 7 of the World Rally Championship Rally Argentina 98 Unofficial top 10 results at the end of Leg 3 1 T.Makinen/R.Mannisenmaki Mit Lancer Evo V 4:22:07,4 2 C.Sainz/L.Moya Toyota Corolla WRC ...

Sat 23 May 1998
Rally Argentina: End of Leg 2
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Rally Argentina: End of Leg 2

Round 7 of the World Rally Championship Rally Argentina 98 Unofficial top 10 results at the end of Leg 2 1 T.Makinen/R.Mannisenmaki Mit Lancer Evo V 3:06:56,3 2 J.Kankkunen/J.Repo Ford Escort WRC 3:07:52,3 3 ...

Fri 22 May 1998
Rally Argentina: End of Leg 1
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Rally Argentina: End of Leg 1

Round 7 of the World Rally Championship Rally Argentina 98 End of Leg 1 Contents: Unofficial top 10 results at the end of Leg 1 Headlines Today's Timetable, Thursday 21st May - Leg 1 Stage Winners Stage results - stages 2-9 Tomorrow's ...