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Sun 21 Aug 2005
Rally Deutschland: Preview
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Rally Deutschland: Preview

After nine consecutive loose surface rallies, Rallye Deutschland is the first all-asphalt event since Monte Carlo, and the first of three such events scheduled for the remainder of the season. Based in the countryside around Trier, the oldest city...

Mon 07 Feb 2005
Swedish Rally: Michelin preview
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Swedish Rally: Michelin preview

Michelin out to extend its winning run in Sweden Unbeaten in the Swedish Rally since 1998, Michelin will be looking to continue that run over the Varmland's snowy lanes next weekend. It won't be easy but Michelin, reigning World Champions and ...

Sun 23 Jan 2005
Monte Carlo Rally SS3 results
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Monte Carlo Rally SS3 results

@>SS3 (Lantosque - Col de Braus: 32.71 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Sebastien Loeb ...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Final summary
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Rally Australia: Final summary

After one of the most dramatic rallies of the season, Belgium's François Duval (Citroen) claimed his first world rally victory. He was untroubled today to beat Harri Rovanperä (Mitsubishi) by 52.9sec. Private entrant Manfred Stohl claimed...

Wed 30 Mar 2005
PWRC: Cordoba Rally Team to contest eight events
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PWRC: Cordoba Rally Team to contest eight events

The Project Cordoba Rally Team was started 29.03.2005.- In the night of Saturday, the 26th of March, in the municipal playón of the City of Villa Carlos Paz, Cordoba, and opposite to a public's great frame Cordoba Rally Team presented to itself...

Wed 09 Feb 2005
Subaru sends strong satellite signal

Subaru sends strong satellite signal

Subaru Australia and Les Walkden Rallying (LWR) are combining to help fast track the next Australian to follow Chris Atkinson into the World Rally Championship. As part of the agreement, LWR will become Subaru Australia's official satellite...

Sat 27 Aug 2005
Rallye Deutschland: Skoda leg one notes
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Rallye Deutschland: Skoda leg one notes

Skoda Motorsport World Rally Team drivers Armin Schwarz and Jan Kopecký ended the opening leg of Rallye Deutschland in ninth and 13th places respectively. However Alex Bengue was forced to retire from the event when he spun his Fabia WRC 05...

Sun 23 Jan 2005
Monte Carlo Rally SS2 results
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Monte Carlo Rally SS2 results

@>SS2 (Saint Antonin - Toudon: 20.16 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm Peugeot...

Tue 20 Sep 2005
Rally of Great Britain: Kevin Davies final summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Kevin Davies final summary

'Class win for Davies after tragic Wales Rally GB' Welsh rally star Kevin Davies finished Wales Rally GB at his first attempt, and won the 'A5' class in the process. However there was no joy in accepting the award, as the event was...

Thu 20 Jan 2005
Monte Carlo: Subaru preview
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Monte Carlo: Subaru preview

The Subaru World Rally Team will travel to the glamorous principality of Monaco this week for the opening round of the 2005 FIA World Rally Championship, Rallye Monte Carlo. Commencing on Friday 21 January, the prestigious three-day event is the...

Monte Carlo: Citroen preview
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Monte Carlo: Citroen preview

Citroën looking for a Monte Carlo hat-trick Citroën's association with the Monte Carlo Rally goes back a long way, but its most recent visits to the Principality have been particularly successful. After dominating in 2002, Sebastien Loeb,...

Sun 13 Mar 2005
Rally Mexico: Skoda leg one summary
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Rally Mexico: Skoda leg one summary

Frustrating day for Skoda Motorsport Armin Schwarz ended the opening day of Rally Mexico -- the third round of the 2005 World Rally Championship - in 12th position as the Å koda Motorsport World Rally Team debuted the new Fabia WRC05. Armin has...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
Sarrazin remains with Subaru in 2006
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Sarrazin remains with Subaru in 2006

Stéphane Sarrazin Remains with Subaru World Rally Team in 2006 The Subaru World Rally Team has announced that Stéphane Sarrazin will remain part of the team's driver line-up for the 2006 FIA World Rally Championship. The 30-year-old Frenchman...

Tue 13 Sep 2005
Rally of Great Britain: Chris Atkinson preview
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Rally of Great Britain: Chris Atkinson preview

ATKINSON HEADS BACK TO FAMILIAR TERRAIN Following an impressive performance during his tarmac rallying debut last month Australian Chris Atkinson will return to more familiar terrain this weekend to compete in Wales Rally GB, round 12 of the ...

Fri 08 Apr 2005
New Zealand SS6 results
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New Zealand SS6 results

@>SS6 (Waipu Gorge 2: 11.24 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Xsara...

New Zealand SS2 results
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New Zealand SS2 results

@>SS2 (Batley 1: 19.33 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm Peugeot 307 WRC ...

Wed 02 Mar 2005
Subaru's new Impreza ready for MexicoHeadline
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Subaru's new Impreza ready for Mexico

With three manufacturers' titles, in 1995, 1996 and 1997, under their belt in World Rally Championship competition and near misses over the most recent years, Subaru has unveiled their new Impreza -- the arsenal they hope will garner this season's...

Tue 20 Dec 2005
Ford signs Kresta as test driver
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Ford signs Kresta as test driver

BP-Ford signs exclusive test contract with Roman Kresta Czech driver Roman Kresta has signed an exclusive test contract with the BP-Ford World Rally Team for 2006. Kresta, who drove a Focus RS World Rally Car for BP-Ford during 2005 and...

Wed 05 Oct 2005
Michael Park Memorial account for future project
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Michael Park Memorial account for future project

The family of Michael Park has today opened a memorial account in his name to fund a development scheme for young British co-drivers. Full details of the scheme have still to be finalised and more information will be available when they are ...

Thu 29 Sep 2005
Rally Japan: Pre-event press conference, part 1
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Rally Japan: Pre-event press conference, part 1

FIA World Rally Championship Rally Japan September 29, 2005 Present: Toshiya Azuma (Subaru) Isao Torii (Mitsubishi) Jean-Pierre Nicolas (Peugeot) Q: Torii-san thank you for the welcome to Japan, how clever of you to organise such great weather.

Wed 09 Feb 2005
Swedish Rally: Mattias Ekstrom - Skoda interview
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Swedish Rally: Mattias Ekstrom - Skoda interview

Interview - Mattias Ekstrom How are you looking forward to your World Championship debut in the Skoda Fabia WRC? I am really looking forward to it because it has been the focus of my attention for so many weeks and months now. I'm feeling ...

Thu 15 Dec 2005
2006 Rally Italia Sardinia news 2005-12-13
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2006 Rally Italia Sardinia news 2005-12-13

2006 Rally Italia Sardinia Presentation Press Conference BOLOGNA (Italy) - The route of the third edition of Rally Italia Sardinia, has been presented on Sunday December 11th at the Bologna Motor Show during the Memorial Bettega ...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Chris Atkinson final summary
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Rally Australia: Chris Atkinson final summary

FIGHTING FOURTH FOR ATKINSON IN WRC FINALE Australian Subaru driver Chris Atkinson has capped off a superb debut year in the World Rally Championship with a fighting fourth place in a drama filled finale to the 2005 Championship at Telstra Rally...

Tue 04 Oct 2005
Rally Japan retirements
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Rally Japan retirements

Stage Driver Nat Car Reason ----- ------------------------- ---- --------------------------- ------------------------- SF 1 A. Kim ROK Mitsubishi Lancer Evii Mechanical SF 3...