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Sun 17 Nov 2002
Rally of Great Britain: Dani Sol? takes the world title
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Rally of Great Britain: Dani Sol? takes the world title

Second world title for the Saxo* And three for Solà !. Third world title for the young Catalan Dani Solà. He follows Sébastien Loeb's steps in the records of the Super 1600 World Championship, now called "Junior WRC". In the overall...

Rally of Great Britain: Hyundai final summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Hyundai final summary

Thrilling finale grings success for Hyundai's season. A confident drive by Hyundai Castrol World Rally Team crews Freddy Loix/Sven Smeets and Juha Kankkunen/Juha Repo on the Rally of Great Britain brought the team and the Korean manufacturer a...

Sat 16 Nov 2002
Rally of Great Britain: MG Group N day two morning summary
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Rally of Great Britain: MG Group N day two morning summary

MG'S OF EVANS & JARDINE OVERCAME ADVERSE CONDITONS Overnight rain worsened already treacherous conditions but fortunately it stopped in the early hours and the opening stages of day two were run under bright sunlight. The MG ZR of Gwyndaf...

Rally of Great Britain: MG leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: MG leg one summary

MG experience difficult conditions on Rally GB The Network Q Rally GB, which is known for its adverse weather conditions, lived up to its tradition as the mid stages of the first day became increasingly difficult. The day was also disrupted as...

Rally of Great Britain:  Transmission problems sidelines Blundell
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Rally of Great Britain: Transmission problems sidelines Blundell

Blundell forced out of Network Q Rally of Great Britain. November 16th 2002.../MG Sport & Racing driver, Mark Blundell, was forced to retire on Stage 5 of the Network Q Rally yesterday, after suffering transmission problems. It was a big ...

Rally of Great Britain: Subaru leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Subaru leg one summary

With little time to relax following last night's ceremonial start and the 2.45km sprint around the Cardiff Super Special Stage, eighty-five competitors left a clear but chilly parc ferme this morning to continue the final round of the 2002 World...

Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi leg one summary

Disappointing day for Mitsubishi. The Marlboro Mitsubishi Ralliart crews of François Delecour/Dominique Savignoni and Jani Paasonen/Arto Kapanen hold 16th and 17th positions respectively after the opening leg of the Rally of Great Britain, ...

Rally of Great Britain: Citro?n leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Citro?n leg one summary

The Xsara is learning English. The two Xsaras of Sébastien Loeb - Daniel Elena and Thomas Rådström - Denis Giraudet experienced the first leg of Rally GB without major problems and returned to Cardiff tonight respectively in 9th and 18th ...

Rally of Great Britain: MG Group N leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: MG Group N leg one summary

EVANS & JARDINE SAFELY THROUGH SIX STAGES OF RALLY GB The first MG ZR of Gwyndaf Evans was sixth in super1600 class after six stages of the Rally GB. Only the Super Special Stage at Cardiff stands between Gwyndaf and co-driver Chris Patterson ...

Rally of Great Britain: Hyundai leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Hyundai leg one summary

Solid start for Hyundai in slippery Welsh forests. Hyundai Castrol World Rally Team crews Freddy Loix/Sven Smeets, Juha Kankkunen/Juha Repo and Armin Schwarz/Manfred Hiemer made a good start to the Rally of Great Britain, the final round of the...

Rally of Great Britain: Ford leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Ford leg one summary

Markko Martin and Michael Park ended a treacherously slippery opening leg of the Rally of Great Britain in third as their Ford Rallye Sport team placed all four Focus RS World Rally Cars on the top 10 leaderboard for much of the day. Youth came to...

Rally of Great Britain:  Leg one summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Leg one summary

Peugeot driver Marcus Grönholm has assumed a strong position in the final round of the FIA World Rally Championship, the Rally of Great Britain, which began in earnest from its host city, Cardiff, this morning. The Finn's 206 WRC set fastest...

Rally of Great Britain: Michelin day two summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Michelin day two summary

Rossi's WRC dream shattered. Valentino Rossi's debut in world class rallying only lasted a little over 17km: yesterday evening's short super-special plus the first 15km of the first true forest stage of the 2002 Rally of Great Britain. On a ...

Rallye de Grande-Bretagne - Michelin 2e jour
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Rallye de Grande-Bretagne - Michelin 2e jour

Le rêve brisé de Rossi en WRC Le début de Valentino Rossi en Championnat du monde des Rallyes n'aura finalement duré qu'un peu plus de 17km : la courte super-spéciale d'hier soir et les quinze premiers kilomètres de la première véritable...

Rally of Great Britain: Event preview
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Rally of Great Britain: Event preview

NETWORK Q RALLY GREAT BRITAIN - Thursday, 14 November 2002 Marcus Gronholm and his Peugeot team will both be aiming for records on the final round of this year's FIA World Rally Championship, the Rally of Great Britain, which starts with a ...

Michelin - Le shakedown du Rallye de Grande-Bretagne
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Michelin - Le shakedown du Rallye de Grande-Bretagne

MÄRTIN POINTE EN TETE ; LE RÊVE COMMENCE POUR VALENTINO ROSSI C'est le pilote Ford Markko Märtin qui a realise le meilleur temps ce soir dans de la courte super-spéciale (2,45km) en ouverture du Rallye de Grande-Bretagne 2002. L'Estonien a...

Rally of Great Britain: Michelin shakedown summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Michelin shakedown summary

Märtin takes early lead, while Rossi's dream gets under way Ford's Markko Märtin was fastest round this evening's short spectator stage (2,45km) that kicked off the 2002 Rally of Great Britain. The Estonian was fractionally quicker than his ...

Jussi Valimaki to drive Accent WRC in 2003
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Jussi Valimaki to drive Accent WRC in 2003

Motor Sport Developments Ltd. (MSD) announced today that rising Finnish talent Jussi Valimaki will enter at least seven rounds of the 2003 FIA World Rally Championship in a full specification Hyundai Accent World Rally Car. Valimaki's first WRC...

Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi shakedown
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Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi shakedown

MITSUBISHI READY FOR WET & WINDY WALES Marlboro Mitsubishi Ralliart concluded its final preparations for the Rally of Great Britain today in advance of the start of the last round of the 2002 FIA World Rally Championship. The team's preparatory...

Rally of Great Britain standings after SS7
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Rally of Great Britain standings after SS7

Standings after SS7 (Cardiff Super Special) Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm FIN Peugeot...

Rally of Great Britain SS7 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS7 results

SS7 (Cardiff Super Special) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza...

Rally of Great Britain SS6 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS6 results

SS6 (Rheola 1) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm FIN Peugeot 206 WRC ...

Rally of Great Britain SS5 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS5 results

SS5 (Trawscoed 2) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm FIN Peugeot 206 WRC ...

Rally of Great Britain SS3 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS3 results

SS3 (Trawscoed 1) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm FIN Peugeot 206 WRC ...

Rally of Great Britain SS2 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS2 results

SS2 (Brechfa 1) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm FIN Peugeot 206 WRC ...

Rally of Great Britain SS1 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS1 results

SS1 (Cardiff Super Special) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Markko Martin EE Ford Focus RS WRC...

Rally of Great Britain: Leg two summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Leg two summary

The final round of this year's FIA World Rally Championship is poised for a grandstand finish tomorrow, after a second leg filled with drama on the Rally of Great Britain. Newly-crowned world champion Marcus Grönholm crashed out of the event this...

Rally of Great Britain: Ford leg two summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Ford leg two summary

Märtin and Ford lead thrilling battle of Britain, Ford Rallye Sport drivers Markko Märtin and Michael Park hold a narrow lead at the end of today's dramatic second leg of the Rally of Great Britain. Their Ford Focus RS World Rally Car lies...

Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi leg two summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi leg two summary

Hopes shattered on season finale. Marlboro Mitsubishi Ralliart suffered huge disappointment today when it lost its two remaining Lancer Evolution WRC2s in the second leg of the Rally of Great Britain. Both François Delecour/Dominique Savignoni...

Rally of Great Britain SS10 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS10 results

SS10 (Halfway 1) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Richard Burns GB Peugeot 206 WRC ...

Rally of Great Britain SS9 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS9 results

SS9 (Crychan 1) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza WRC 2002 ...

Rally of Great Britain SS8 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS8 results

SS8 (Resolfen 1) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm FIN Peugeot 206 WRC ...

Rally of Great Britain: Hyundai leg two summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Hyundai leg two summary

Loix poised for Hyundai points on season finale. Hyundai Castrol World Rally Team crews Freddy Loix/Sven Smeets and Juha Kankkunen/Juha Repo continued a consistently confident run throughout leg two of the Rally of Great Britain to reach parc ...

Rally of Great Britain: Citro?n leg two summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Citro?n leg two summary

The Xsara is learning quickly. The second leg of the rally of Great Britain started this morning with the 55 km stage "Resolfen 1" (SS8). "A challenging stage" explained Thomas Rådström's co-driver Denis Giraudet, "where fast and slow ...

Wed 13 Nov 2002
ProRally: Higgins to drive Rally of Great Britain
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ProRally: Higgins to drive Rally of Great Britain

2002 American Pro Rally Champion and British Production Cup Rally Champion David Higgins will contest the Rally of Great Britain this week, driving a Subaru Impreza World Rally Car on the World Championship round for the first time. Llanwnog ...