Marcus Second For Peugeot in Turkey
Two-time World Champion Marcus Gronholm has finished second on the
Rally of Turkey, after a tight battle for victory.
The final leg of the Rally of Turkey was made up of four stages,
consisting of two stages...
Three weeks after Subaru claimed it's 40th WRC victory by winning
Rally New Zealand, the 2004 FIA World Rally Championship moves to
the Mediterranean for round five of the 16-event series, the Cyprus
Rally. Beginning on Thursday 13 May with a ...
The Rally Argentina is gone, but it left a nice memory for the Cordoban fans
that will not be easily forgotten: Carlos Sainz's 26th victory at the wheel of
the Citroen Xsara -- possibly in the last visit of the Spanish veteran
driver to the sierra...
Citroen driver Sebastien Loeb has been declared the official winner of the
Cyprus Rally, the fifth round of the 2004 FIA World Rally Championship. The
event which was held on May 14-16 had its results noted as provisional;
pending today's FIA ...
Being run as a WRC event for the fifth time, the Cyprus Rally was
originally introduced to the calendar in 2000 as a replacement for the
555 Rally of China. Presenting drivers with a series of twisty,
rock-strewn stages similar to those used in ...
Ford BP Rallye Sport next week enters traditionally its strongest phase
of the FIA World Rally Championship leading both the manufacturers'
and drivers' series. The Cyprus Rally (13 - 16 May) is the first of
three consecutive hot and rough events...
Sandcastles in the sun!
Building sandcastles wasn't exactly on the minds of Ford BP Rallye
Sport's technicians when they went testing in the mountains near
Malaga in southern Spain last week. But when the weather proved less
than summery for the...
Marcus Takes First Win for 307
Peugeot driver Marcus Gronholm has won the Rally Finland, the
first-ever victory for the 307 WRC and the fourth career win for
Marcus on his home event.
Conditions were once more dry and hot over the rapid stages...
Defending champion Marcus Gronholm proved quickest during shakedown
ahead of the Propecia Rally New Zealand that starts tomorrow.
Despite reports that Peugeot were having difficulties with their new 307
model car, Gronholm...
Following Thursday's visit to the Carlos Paz Super Special Stage, all of
the original 69 starters left parc ferme at 0720hrs today to start the
second section of Leg one.
Route: Leg 1 comprised 168.28 competitive kilometres and twelve
Marcus Gronholm (Peugeot)
Markko Martin (Ford)
Sebastien Loeb (CitroÃ«n)
Petter Solberg (Subaru)
It hasnâ€™t been the easiest season so far, you had problems. A couple of
your mistakes as well? Has that been because you have been under ...
It is now confirmed that HWRT will not be competing in the Corsica round
of the World Rally Championship and it is unlikely to participate in
any further events this year following the failure of the Hyundai Motor
Company to meet the contractual...
Subaru World Rally Team Summary
Subaru's young driver signing,
Mikko Hirvonen put in a sparkling performance behind the wheel of his
Impreza WRC2004 on today's second Leg of Rally Argentina. Firmly in
the spotlight after the retirement of his...
Sebastien Loeb swept all three days of the Rally of Turkey as the Citroen
driver was determined to take the victory and maintain his World Rally
Championship points lead. Citroen also increased their manufacturer lead over ...
Quotes After SS 9
Marcus: "We've set some good times and I'm happy to be in the lead,
although I have no idea if I can stay there or not! The car has been
very reliable but the difficulty now will be in deciding the right
tyre choice for the...
On the final day of Rally Australia it was just a matter of concentrating
and driving carefully, and Sebastien Loeb took care of business, adding a
sixth World Rally Championship victory this year to his 2004 WRC ...
Ford Focus 2006 RS WRC Concept Breaks Cover
BRUSSELS, November 2, 2004 - Following the announcement of its four-year
commitment to the FIA World Rally Championship, Ford of Europe has shown
what the new generation Ford Focus RS WRC could look...
Blown tyre sees Karam retire from 2nd in Australia
Team Proton PERT Malaysia drivers Karamjit Singh and Allen Oh retired
from Rally Australia today when their Petronas/Malaysia Airlines
sponsored Gp N Proton PERT blew a tyre on SS10, the opening...
After the rough, the smooth!
Given their geographical proximity, it was only natural that the three
roughest events of the 2004 WRC calendar - Cyprus, Greece and Turkey -
should be programmed one after the other in quick succession.
Rough Challenge for Mitsubishi Motors WRC Team
-Round 5: Cyprus Rally (May 13-16)-
Tokyo, May 11, 2004 -- Round five of the 2004 FIA World Rally Championship
takes the Mitsubishi Motors Motor Sports WRC team to the island of Cyprus
Peugeot Back To its Winning Ways?
The Rally Argentina, eighth round of the sixteen-round 2004 World
Championship, could well be the opportunity Peugeot is waiting for to
return to its winning ways as the season reaches its halfway...
Petter Solberg (Subaru) took an early lead over Marcus Gronholm
(Peugeot) but on the first stage of the afternoon loop the Norwegian hit
problems. Sand blocked his car's radiator and the engine reverted to
'safe' mode. He cleaned the radiator at...
A look forward to Corsica with Cedric Robert
To fly its colours on the next two WRC rounds which take place on
asphalt, Marcus Gronholm will join forces with two special recruits:
Cedric Robert and Freddy Loix--What is your personal experience...
Peugeot driver Harri Rovanpera has finished third on the Acropolis
Rally, round six of the World Rally Championship. The Finn enjoyed a
fast and reliable run throughout the three days of the Greek event,
scoring valuable points for himself and ...