Claiming his fifth straight Australian Rally Championship, taking his third
Asia-Pacific Rally Championship and now finishing the season off with his
second privateer win at World Championship level, Subaru Australia's Possum
Bourne has had a...
AFTER his first full day of world championship rallying - competing in the
Perth-based Telstra Rally Australia - ex-Formula One driver Erik Comas says
simply: "Now I admire rally drivers even more!"
The 35-year-old Frenchman had a difficult ...
CARLOS SAINZ (FORD) TOPS ANOTHER ALL-MICHELIN PODIUM
Carlos Sainz's magnificent start-to-finish win in Cyprus today may well
turn out to be a landmark event in the 2000 World Championship. For one,
it was the Spaniard's first win in 26 months,...
Sainz shows well on Ford Focus debut drive
Carlos Sainz and Luis Moya made an encouraging debut for the Ford Martini
World Rally Team today by holding an excellent fourth position after the
opening leg of the Monte Carlo Rally. The Spanish...
CHAMPION racing driver Erik Comas saw out the end of the Australian round of
the World Rally Championship today - but as a spectator rather than a
competitor in his own Loctite Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 6.
After crashing out midway through ...
For Possum Bourne season 2000 has been next to perfect and Leg 1 of Telstra
Rally Australia has given him even more reasons to smile, the Subaru driver
currently lies in ninth outright amongst a stacked field of world class
Ford Martini drivers Colin McRae and Nicky Grist paved the way for a
thrilling final day battle on the Rally New Zealand after charging up the
leaderboard into second place during today's second leg. The British duo
were fastest overall in...
Day 2 - End of Leg 1, after 8 stages
Total stage distance (after Leg 1): 130.19kms
Vauxhall Motorsport's duo of Mark Higgins and Neil Wearden finished day two
of the Network Q Rally of Great Britain in determined mood after slashing
This Week in Ford Racing
February 22, 2000
FIA World Rally
Ford Martini lured by Kenyan victory memories
Kenya's Safari Rally has a place in the hearts of all true rallying
aficionados. It is one of motorsport's great adventures and holds a...
Ford Martini World Rally team driver Colin McRae is on the verge of winning
his race against time to be fit to compete in next week's Sanremo Rally.
The 32-year-old Scot, who suffered a double fracture of his left cheekbone
and a bruised lung...
Greece's Acropolis Rally marks the midpoint of the FIA World Rally
Championship season and while everyone involved with the Ford Martini team
could be forgiven for wishing to switch to 'holiday mode', there will be no
opportunity for that on one...
MICHELIN 2000 WORLD RALLY CHAMPION.
In Australia, with its partner Peugeot, Michelin clinched its 29th
World Rally Championship title*. This weekend in Wales, the French tyre
specialist could add a 30th crown to that score if Marcus ...
Ford Martini drivers Colin McRae and Nicky Grist and team-mates Carlos
Sainz and Luis Moya dominated today's opening leg of the Acropolis Rally to
hold first and second positions in their Ford Focus World Rally Cars. On a
day when Greece's ...
Carlos Sainz and Luis Moya headed a Ford Martini one-two at the end of
today's second leg of the Cyprus Rally. Their Ford Focus World Rally Car
led team-mates Colin McRae and Nicky Grist as this 10th round of the FIA
World Rally returned to ...
McRae and Sainz venture into the unknown
The sun-kissed holiday island of Cyprus will provide little opportunity for
relaxation in the Ford Martini World Rally team next week. The FIA World
Rally Championship leading team journeys to the ...
The following is the tentative 2001 World Rally Championship schedule, as
approved by the FIA Rallies Commission. The final schedule will be ratified
by the FIA World Council this October.
19-21 Jan: Monte Carlo Rally (MC)
Bad luck for SEAT in Argentina
Both cars succumbed to clutch problems after negotiating some of the 39
water-splashes on this year's event. Pre-event testing, during which many
similar water-crossings were driven through, had not created any...
A solitary running of the exciting Langley Park Superstage tonight kicks off
Telstra Rally Australia, the 13th and penultimate round of this year's FIA
World Rally Championship and the final round of the Australian Rally
Ford Martini World Rally Team drivers Colin McRae and Nicky Grist and
team-mates Carlos Sainz and Luis Moya provided thrilling entertainment for
the 20,000 fans gathered in Perth's riverside Langley Park for the opening
speed test of the Rally ...
McRae retires but Solberg finishes in points
Colin McRae and Nicky Grist's hopes of victory on the Rally Argentina ended
this morning when the Ford Martini pair retired their Ford Focus World
Rally Car from third position on the opening...
Ford Martini drivers Colin McRae and Nicky Grist and team-mates Carlos Sainz
and Luis Moya start the Rally of Great Britain (23 - 26 November) intent on
rounding off the team's most successful FIA World Rally Championship
campaign for seven years...