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Thu 19 Dec 2002
Citro?n 2003 team stars Loeb, McRae and Sainz
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Citro?n 2003 team stars Loeb, McRae and Sainz

Citroën ready to challenge for the 2003 World Rally championship. In 2003, Citroën will compete in all 14 rounds of the World Rally Championship, starting in one month's time in Monte Carlo. The Citroën - Total team will enter 3 Xsara WRCs...

Peugeot drivers, objectives remain unchanged for 2003
WRC

Peugeot drivers, objectives remain unchanged for 2003

2003 World Rally Championship: An unchanged line-up and identical objectives for Peugeot. The 2003 WRC campaign will see Peugeot defend its Manufacturers' and Drivers' crowns with the same driver line-up and car that took it to such an...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
Subaru forms exlusive partnership with Pirelli for 2003
WRC

Subaru forms exlusive partnership with Pirelli for 2003

Originally-From: 555 Subaru World Rally Team <stephen.webb@swrt.com> Subaru to benefit from Pirelli's change of focus. Subaru and Pirelli form exclusive WRC partnership for 2003. The 555 Subaru World Rally Team has confirmed today that...

Ford Rallye Sport returns to Michelin tyres
WRC

Ford Rallye Sport returns to Michelin tyres

Ford Rallye Sport will change tyre partner for the 2003 FIA World Rally Championship season and run its Ford Focus RS World Rally Cars on Michelin rubber for the next three years. The Focus used the French company's tyres for two seasons...

International Memorial Bettega at Bologna preview

International Memorial Bettega at Bologna preview

Unforgettable Memorial Bettega The interest for the 18th International Memorial Bettega (Beta Utensili) increases. The best specialists of the International Rallies will compete in the Euro ­ The Sport Watch Arena in Bologna Friday 13th : free...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
Mitsubishi appoints Fornaris WRC Technical Director

Mitsubishi appoints Fornaris WRC Technical Director

Mitsubishi Motors appoints Mario Fornaris as new FIA WRC Technical Director. Amsterdam, December 10 -- Amsterdam - Mario Fornaris will join Mitsubishi Motors' Ralliart Europe team from January 1st, 2003, as head of global engineering. Coming...

M Sport signs Finnish youngster Hirvonen for 2003
WRC

M Sport signs Finnish youngster Hirvonen for 2003

M Sport, the company that runs Ford's world rally programme, has signed 22 year old Finn Mikko Hirvonen and co-driver Jarmo Lehtinen to contest all 14 rounds of the 2003 FIA World Rally Championship. Director Malcolm Wilson said Hirvonen would...

Mon 09 Dec 2002
Villeneuve supports 'character' McRae
F1

Villeneuve supports 'character' McRae

Jacques Villeneuve thinks World Rally driver Colin McRae would be a welcome addition to Formula One as the sport needs more characters. McRae is well known for his spectacular style behind the wheel as well as a hot temper and no-nonsense ...

Sun 01 Dec 2002
World Rally and DTM to adopt new points system
DTM

World Rally and DTM to adopt new points system

The new Formula One points system due to be introduced next year will be adopted by the World Rally Championship (WRC) and the German Touring Car Championship (DTM). Formerly ten points for a win, six for second, four for third and three, two, one...

Gabriel Pozzo, Argentinian still wants to compete
WRC

Gabriel Pozzo, Argentinian still wants to compete

Nobody listens to the frustrations of Pozzo? A year ago, the Argentinian Gabriel Pozzo won the Group N World Championship of Rally, but now he is in his natal Córdoba far away of drive a World Rally Car and working in a ¨cyber coffee¨ ¨I...

Wed 27 Nov 2002
Mitsubishi polishes motorsport diamonds

Mitsubishi polishes motorsport diamonds

New European Head of Motorsport appointed. Mitsubishi Motors is transforming its motorsport strategy by creating a German-based headquarters from which it will co-ordinate an integrated 'business of sport' approach to global competition,...

Mon 25 Nov 2002
Subaru confirms M?kinen and Lindstr?m for 2003
WRC

Subaru confirms M?kinen and Lindstr?m for 2003

Subaru partnership of Mäkinen and Lindström confirmed for 2003 season. Finnish duo set to capitalise on experience gained in 2002 campaign. The 555 Subaru World Rally Team announced today that 33-year-old Kaj Lindström will continue in his...

Tue 19 Nov 2002
Rally of Great Britain: MG final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: MG final summary

Jardine and Hamilton achieve class win with the MG ZR at Rally GB Formula One pundit Tony Jardine overcame the testing conditions of the Rally GB to secure a class Group N win and 35th overall for the two-wheel drive production MG ZR. Together...

Prodrive backs Cranfield University desgin project
WRC

Prodrive backs Cranfield University desgin project

"Leading WRC company Prodrive and winner of this weekend's Rally of Great Britain is to support the Cranfield Motorsport MSc Group Design Project. The leading WRC company has set the Cranfield postgraduate students a challenging design project.

Rally of Great Britain: Peugeot final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Peugeot final summary

More points to conclude another title-winning* year for Peugeot! Peugeot 206 WRC driver Harri Rovanperä has put in a gutsy performance to claim seventh overall on the final round of the FIA World Rally Championship, the Rally...

Rally of Great Britain: David Higgins final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: David Higgins final summary

Powys based David Higgins battled valiantly against the cream of Word Rally Championship drivers this weekend, as he and co-driver Daniel Barritt made their debut in a Barretts of Kent Subaru Impreza World Rally Car on the Network Q Rally of Great...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Blundell turns attention to two wheel racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: Blundell turns attention to two wheel racing

Blundell turns to two wheels for winter thrill. November 18th 2002.../Mark Blundell, former Formula 1 driver and current MG Sport & Racing driver and Ambassador, has taken on a new racing challenge this winter, competing in the Brands Hatch...

Mon 18 Nov 2002
Rally of Great Britain: Peugeot leg one summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Peugeot leg one summary

Peugeot grabs advantage in Britain. Peugeot 206 WRC driver Marcus Grönholm has taken control of the final round of this year's FIA World Rally Championship, the Rally of Great Britain, which started in earnest from Cardiff this morning.

Rally of Great Britain: Peugeot leg two summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Peugeot leg two summary

Burns carries Peugeot hopes in Britain. Peugeot 206 WRC driver Richard Burns will shoulder the French manufacturer's hopes on tomorrow's final leg of the Rally of Great Britain, the last round of this year's FIA World Rally ...

Sun 17 Nov 2002
Rally of Great Britain: Citro?n final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Citro?n final summary

Sébastien Loeb stopped at the sight of the finish As Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena were close to scoring points in their first Rally GB in a World Rally Car, they had to renounce 10 km from the finish of Margam (SS16). The traditional final...

Rally of Great Britain SS17 results
WRC

Rally of Great Britain SS17 results

SS17 (Margam 2) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza WRC 2002 ...

Rally of Great Britain SS16 results
WRC

Rally of Great Britain SS16 results

SS16 (Margam 1) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza WRC 2002 ...

Rally of Great Britain SS15 results
WRC

Rally of Great Britain SS15 results

SS15 (Rheola 2) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Markko Martin EE Ford Focusrs WRC 02 ...

Rally of Great Britain SS14 results
WRC

Rally of Great Britain SS14 results

SS14 (Resolfen 2) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaruimpreza WRC 2002 ...

Rally of Great Britain: Ford final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Ford final summary

Ford Focus fills four of top six places in Britain. Ford Rallye Sport dominated the leading placings on the Rally of Great Britain with four Focus RS World Rally Cars in the top six points-scoring positions as the four-day event ended in Cardiff...

Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Mitsubishi final summary

Thrilling season finale in Wales. The Rally of Great Britain reached a thrilling climax in Wales today as Petter Solberg and Phil Mills claimed an emotional maiden win at World Rally Championship level in the final outing for the ...

Rally of Great Britain: MG leg two summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: MG leg two summary

MG duo to face home leg of Rally GB. After two full days and 13 special stages Gwyndaf Evans and Chris Patterson lay 6th in the Super1600 class and 32nd overall in the MG ZR. It was a good day for the Welshman as he posted fast times ...

Rally of Great Britain: Subaru leg two summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Subaru leg two summary

Summary Seventy-five of the original 85 crews left a cold but dry parc ferme in the host town of Cardiff this morning to contest Leg two of the Rally of Great Britain, the final round of the 2002 FIA World Rally Championship. Including five ...

Rally of Great Britain standings after SS13
WRC

Rally of Great Britain standings after SS13

Standings after SS13 (Cardiff Super Special) Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Markko Martin EE Ford...

Rally of Great Britain SS13 results
WRC

Rally of Great Britain SS13 results

SS13 (Cardiff Super Special) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza...

Rally of Great Britain SS12 results
WRC

Rally of Great Britain SS12 results

SS12 (Halfway 2) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza WRC 2002 ...

Rally of Great Britain SS11 results
WRC

Rally of Great Britain SS11 results

SS11 (Crychan 2) results Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza WRC 2002 ...

Rally of Great Britain: Season finale summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Season finale summary

Subaru driver Petter Solberg has scored his first victory at FIA World Rally Championship level on the closing round of this year's series, the Rally of Great Britain. The Norwegian and his Welsh co-driver Philip Mills fought past their close...

Rally of Great Britain final standings
WRC

Rally of Great Britain final standings

Standings after SS17 (Margam 2) Pos Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Petter Solberg N Subaru Impreza WRC...

Rally of Great Britain: MG final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: MG final summary

Evans and Patterson retire at Rhoela. Gwyndaf Evans and Chris Patterson were forced to retire 12kms into stage 15 of the Rally GB when a rear hub sheared on their Super1600 MG ZR. After completing the gruelling 54.69kms of Resolfen the pairing...

Rally of Great Britain: Subaru final summary
WRC

Rally of Great Britain: Subaru final summary

After a sensational finale to the Rally of Great Britain, the last round of the 2002 FIA World Rally Championship, 555 Subaru driver Petter Solberg has claimed the first victory of his WRC career. With the Drivers' Championship secured earlier...

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