Centenary celebrations for Ford Focus World Rally Car
The Rallye de France Tour de Corse marks the 100th world rally for the
Ford Focus World Rally Car. Since its debut on the opening round of the
1999 FIA World Rally Championship, the Monte ...
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 ...
Michelin made history on this weekend's Catalunya Rally, where Sebastien
Loeb's 10th victory of the season secured Citroen Sport its third
consecutive World Rally Championship for Manufacturers - and Michelin's
38th WRC title in all. With one...
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 ...
FIA World Rally Championship
September 29, 2005
Toshiya Azuma (Subaru)
Isao Torii (Mitsubishi)
Jean-Pierre Nicolas (Peugeot)
Torii-san thank you for the welcome to Japan, how clever of you to
organise such great weather.
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 ...
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...
'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...
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...
SUBARU WORLD RALLY TEAM SIGNS ATKINSON FOR 2006
Subaru World Rally Team has announced the re-signing of
Australia's brightest rallying star, Chris Atkinson, for
The 25 year-old will partner Petter Solberg in the 2006 FIA
World Rally ...
After a difficult second leg Dani Sordo and Marc Marti made up two
positions today and finished second of the 'Junior' classification on
the French round in Corsica.
The young 'Cantabria' driver, who was recently crowned Spanish Rally
Antony Warmbold highly motivated after clocking strong shakedown time
For Ford driver Antony Warmbold, the Rally Japan (30 September to 2 October) started with a success. In the shakedown, the official test preceding the start to the 13th round...
David Richards awarded CBE in Queen's New Year's Honours List
January 7, 2005 - Prodrive Group co-founder and Chairman, David Richards, has
become a CBE, (Commander of the British Empire) in recognition of his services
Bibendum looking to bow out with a 224th win!
Although both the Drivers' and Manufacturers' titlehave already been wrapped up (by
Sebastien Loeb and Citroen -Michelin respectively), the Michelin brand would dearly
love to conclude its...
- Citroen will return in 2007
Citroen has confirmed the rumours are true. The team that has dominated
the World Rally Championship in recent years will return to the sport in
2007. Citroen, along Peugeot, announced earlier this year that ...
CitroÃ«n looking for a Monte Carlo hat-trick
CitroÃ«n'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,...
After the tragedy of Rally of Great Britain a fortnight ago, Lady Luck
smiled on Peugeot Sport this weekend, as Marcus Gronholm took home a
victory in Rally Japan, the 13th event on this year's World Rally
"The most ...
Continued from part 1
Seb, he wants to give you a fight, no doubt you are ready for it?
Yes I am ready. For the moment everything is going well. Everything
with the car is good. I remember last year it was a fight with Petter and
Janne Tuohino and Armin Schwarz brought the Å koda Fabia WRC 05 home in
10th and 11th places respectively on Rally Finland.
Jani Paasonen's rally ended on SS5 when a rear wheel collapsed under the car
following a heavy landing after a jump that...
Ford targets 50th consecutive points finish in Cyprus
Ford aims to create history on the Cyprus Rally (12 - 15 May) by
extending its remarkable points scoring record in the FIA World Rally
Championship to 50 consecutive events. Since the ...
Colin McRae made maximum use of his start position for the opening day of
Rally Australia to complete the second leg in second place!
Colins Å koda Motorsport World Rally Team partner Armin Schwarz finished 10th
as he contests the final rally...
TARMAC TUITION CONTINUES FOR ATKINSON
Australian Chris Atkinson furthered his experience on the
unfamiliar tarmac surface at Rallye de France in Corsica by
showing some impressive improvement aboard his Subaru Impreza
WRC over the three days of...