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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...

Sat 18 Apr 1998
Rallye Catalunya: Entry List
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Rallye Catalunya: Entry List

----------------------------------------------------------- [Entrant List] No Driver/Co-Driver Car Class 1 Tommi Makinnen/Risto Mannisenmaki Mit Lancer Ev.IV A8 2 Richard Burns/Robert Reid ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Safari Rally: End of Leg 1
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Safari Rally: End of Leg 1

Safari Rally Kenya 98 Official Site: http://www.kenyaweb.com/safarirally/ End of Leg 1 Contents: Unofficial top 10 results at the end of Leg 1 Notes Today's Timetable, Saturday 28th Feb - Leg 1 Section Winners Section results - sections ...

Tour de Corse Entry List
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Tour de Corse Entry List

1998 Tour de Corse [Entrants] No Driver/Co-Driver Nat. Vehicle Gr./Cl. 1 MAKINEN Tommi/MANNISENMAKI Risto FIN/FIN Mitsubishi Lancer Evo.V A/8 2 BURNS Richard/REID Robert GB/GB Mitsubishi Carisma GT ...

Sat 21 Mar 1998
TAP Rallye De Portugal: Entry List
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TAP Rallye De Portugal: Entry List

31st TAP Rallye De Portugal 98 Full Entry List 121 entries 1 T.Mäkinen/R.Mannisenmaki FI/FI Mit Lancer Evo IV 2 R.Burns/R.Reid GB/GB Mit Carisma GT 3 C.McRae/N/Grist GB/GB Subaru Impreza WRC 97...

Wed 04 Feb 1998
Swedish Rally: Entry List
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Swedish Rally: Entry List

The International Swedish Rally 1998 Official Site: http://www.swerally.se Full Entry List 5 Sainz Carlos/Moya Luis E/E Toyota Corolla WRC A/8 7 Kankkunen Juha/Repo Juha FIN/FIN Ford Escort WRC...

Mon 21 Dec 1998
Ford Focus gets FIA Green Light
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Ford Focus gets FIA Green Light

Ford Focus rally car gets green light from the FIA The all-new Ford Focus World Rally Car has received the official 'green light' from the FIA technical scrutineers to contest the 1999 FIA World Rally Championship. The homologation process, ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Safari Rally: Background Info
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Safari Rally: Background Info

Safari Rally Kenya 98 Official Site: http://www.kenyaweb.com/safarirally/ ----------------------------------------------------------- Contents [Background Information] [The Leading Teams] [1997 Safari Rally Results (Top 10)] [Recent ...

Wed 16 Sep 1998
Subaru 1999 Driver Line-up
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Subaru 1999 Driver Line-up

Subaru's domination in the FIA World Rally Championship is set to continue with the signing of an all-star line-up for the 1999 series. Four-time World Champion Juha Kankkunen and Belgian asphalt ace Bruno Thiry will join Richard...

Fri 08 May 1998
Safari Rally: Championship Points
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Safari Rally: Championship Points

Safari Rally Kenya 98 Official Site: http://www.kenyaweb.com/safarirally/ Welcome to the third round of the World Rally Championship. The Safari Rally is to be held from Saturday 28th Feb to Monday 2nd March and will cover a total of 1231.94 ...

Sun 27 Sep 1998
Ford Focus World Rally Car Debuts at Paris Motor Show
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Ford Focus World Rally Car Debuts at Paris Motor Show

NEW FORD FOCUS WORLD RALLY CAR UNVEILED An all-new Ford Focus World Rally Car makes its debut at this year’s Paris Motor Show. The Ford Focus World Rally Car (WRC) is designed to put Ford in the winner's circle in the 1999 FIA World Rally...

Fri 08 May 1998
Juha Kankkunen Interview
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Juha Kankkunen Interview

FORD IN FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP THE 1998 FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP IS ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING AND OPEN FOR MANY YEARS. FORD WORLD RALLY TEAM DRIVER JUHA KANKKUNEN SPOKE ABOUT HIS AMBITIONS FOR THE REST OF THE SEASON AND...

Rally NZ - Entry List
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Rally NZ - Entry List

28th Rally of New Zealand. Official Site: http://www.rallynz.org.nz/index.htm Unofficial Site: http://www.sportsweb.co.nz/rally98/ -------------------------------------------------------------- Contents: [Entrant List] [Reference Sites and ...

Safari Rally: Final Results
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Safari Rally: Final Results

Safari Rally Kenya 98 Official Site: http://www.kenyaweb.com/safarirally/ Final Results Contents: Unofficial top 10 results at the end of Leg 3 Headlines Today's Timetable, Monday 2nd March - Leg 3 Section Winners Section results - sections...

Safari Rally: Entry List
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Safari Rally: Entry List

Safari Rally Kenya 98 Official Site: http://www.kenyaweb.com/safarirally/ Full Entry List - FIA 1st Priority Drivers - FIA 2ns Priority Drivers - Other - Classic Safari entrants Reference Sites & Further ...

Tue 24 Nov 1998
Rally of GB - Leg 3 - Ford Report
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Rally of GB - Leg 3 - Ford Report

Three Escorts finish in top five of Rally Great Britain The Ford Escort made a glorious farewell to World Championship rallying today when Juha Kankkunen and Bruno Thiry finished second and third on the Rally of Great Britain, the 13th and final...

Sun 22 Mar 1998
TAP Rallye De Portugal: Stage Details
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TAP Rallye De Portugal: Stage Details

Stage Details/Itinerary ----------------------------------------------------------- Sunday March 22 LEG 1 : MATOSINHOS-LIXA-VISEU 13.30 Start from Matosinhos 15:00 SS1 Lousada 3.88kms 17.05 Arrival in ...

Fri 08 May 1998
TAP Rallye De Portugal
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TAP Rallye De Portugal

31st TAP Rallye De Portugal 98 Official Site: http://www.tap-rallyedeportugal.pt/iindex.html End of Stage 1 (Sunday) Contents: Unofficial top 10 results after Super Special Stage 1 Weather Tomorrow's Timetable, Monday 23rd March - Leg 1 ...

Sun 23 Aug 1998
Finland Team Notes
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Finland Team Notes

FIA World Rally Championship 20 - 23 August 1997 48th Neste Rally Finland Sunday 23 August 1998 _________________________________________________________________ Reigning World ...

Sat 12 Sep 1998
Ford Releases Kankkunen
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Ford Releases Kankkunen

Ford releases Kankkunen from 1999 rally contract Ford Motor Company has released Finland's Juha Kankkunen from his contract to drive for the Ford World Rally team on the 1999 FIA World Rally Championship. His two-year contract, which started...

Fri 08 May 1998
Tour de Corse Final Leg Results
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Tour de Corse Final Leg Results

FIA World Rally Championship 3 - 6 May 1998 42nd Tour de Corse - Rallye de France Wednesday 6 May 1998 _________________________________________________________________ FIA...

Wed 25 Nov 1998
Ford Focus World Rally Car Update 98-11-25
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Ford Focus World Rally Car Update 98-11-25

FORD’S 1999 WORLD RALLY CHALLENGE REVEALED Full details of Ford’s challenge for top honours in the 1999 FIA World Rally Championship were revealed today during a special presentation at the company’s product development centre at Dunton,...

Fri 06 Nov 1998
Rally Australia Ford Report 98-11-06
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Rally Australia Ford Report 98-11-06

Kankkunen's pace in Australia boosts the Ford challenge The Ford World Rally team enjoyed a successful first full day of the API Rally Australia today (Friday) when Juha Kankkunen set a fastest stage time early on to lead the event in his...

Sun 23 Aug 1998
Rally of Finland - End of Leg 2
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Rally of Finland - End of Leg 2

Round 10 of the World Rally Championship Neste Rally of Finland Official Site: http://www.akkry.fi/nesterallyfinland --------------------------------------------------------------- End of Leg 2 Contents: Unofficial top 10 results at end of...

Fri 08 May 1998
Swedish Rally Notes/Standings
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Swedish Rally Notes/Standings

International Swedish Rally Excerts from the press releases of the WRC teams: 1998 FIA World Rally Championship Standings for Drivers 1998 FIA World Rally Championship Standings for Manufacturers Final Top 10 Results Further Information ...

Sun 22 Nov 1998
Great Britain - Leg 2
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Great Britain - Leg 2

Stage win for Thiry rounds off bright start for Ford Three Ford Escort World Rally Cars lying inside the top 10 represented a highly satisfactory day's work for Ford's drivers during today's opening leg of the Rally of Great Britain, the 13th...

Wed 14 Oct 1998
Sanremo Rally - Leg 3
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Sanremo Rally - Leg 3

Thiry in the points for Ford on Sanremo Rally Ford World Rally team driver Bruno Thiry finished in a points-scoring sixth position on Italy’s Sanremo Rally, 11th round of the FIA World Rally Championship, which ended this afternoon. After...

Sat 22 Aug 1998
Rally of Finland - Leg 1 Story
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Rally of Finland - Leg 1 Story

FIA World Rally Championship 20 - 23 August 1997 48th Neste Rally Finland Friday 21 August 1998 _________________________________________________________________ Finnish Tommi Makinen and co-driver Risto Mannisenmaki of Mitsubishi Ralliart,...

Thu 05 Nov 1998
Rally Australia Ford Report 98-11-05
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Rally Australia Ford Report 98-11-05

5 November 1998 Action-packed start for Ford in Australia The Ford World Rally team made a strong start to the API Rally Australia this evening (Thursday) when team drivers Juha Kankkunen and Bruno Thiry recorded the fourth and eighth fastest...

Wed 19 Aug 1998
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 28 Jul 1998
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...

Thu 26 Nov 1998
Rally of GB: Final Report
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Rally of GB: Final Report

----------------------------------------------------------- Mitsubishi's crew of Richard Burns and co-driver Robert Reid won today in Cheltenham the thirteenth and last event of the FIA World Rally Championship, the 54th Network Q Rally of...

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 ...

Fri 08 May 1998
TAP Rallye De Portugal: Championship Points
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TAP Rallye De Portugal: Championship Points

TAP Rallye De Portugal 98 Official Site: http://www.tap-rallyedeportugal.pt/iindex.html Welcome to the fourth round of the World Rally Championship. The TAP Rallye De Portugal is to be held from Sunday 22nd March to Wednesday 25th March and...

Fri 27 Feb 1998
Safari Rally: Stage Details
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Safari Rally: Stage Details

Safari Rally Kenya 98 Official Site: http://www.kenyaweb.com/safarirally/ Stage Details Reference Sites and further information ----------------------------------------------------------- SATURDAY 28 FEBRUARY, LEG 1 09.00 hrs ...

Sun 08 Nov 1998
Rally Australia Ford Final Report
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Rally Australia Ford Final Report

8 November 1998 Kankkunen fights to Ford's 11th points-scoring finish After some of the most dramatic changes of fortune ever seen in world rallying, the penultimate round of the 1998 championship ended today (Sunday) in Perth (Australia)...