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Sun 17 Jul 2005
Rally Argentina: Chris Atkinson final summary
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Rally Argentina: Chris Atkinson final summary

Australian Chris Atkinson has recorded the third top ten of his World Rally Championship career by finishing ninth in the Rally of Argentina over the weekend. The Argentinean event was the eighth rally for Atkinson and his West Australian ...

Rally Argentina: Peugeot leg two summary
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Rally Argentina: Peugeot leg two summary

Marcus Gronholm had promised last night not to give up on his quest to win Rally Argentina, despite a handicap of 45 seconds at the end of leg one. With four fastest stage times out of seven, Marcus was by far the quickest driver of leg two – ...

Sat 05 Mar 2005
Rally Mexico: Subaru preview
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Rally Mexico: Subaru preview

Three weeks after Rally Sweden, on which Subaru claimed its 45th WRC victory, the 2005 FIA World Rally Championship moves to North America next week for the first gravel round of the series, Corona Rally Mexico. The World Championship's only ...

Thu 20 Jan 2005
Monte Carlo: Chris Atkinson ready to learn
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Monte Carlo: Chris Atkinson ready to learn

Atkinson Checks into Monte Carlo Australian Chris Atkinson will be a part of the Subaru World Rally Team contingent at the opening round of the World Rally Championship (WRC) in Monte Carlo this weekend. While he may not be competing in the...

Tue 04 Jan 2005
2005 World Rally Championship calendar

2005 World Rally Championship calendar

Date Event Country Support class --------------- ------------------------------- --------------- ------------- Jan 21-23 Rallye Automobile Monte-Carlo Monaco JWRC Feb 11-13 ...

Mon 31 Oct 2005
Rally Catalunya SS12 results
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Rally Catalunya SS12 results

@>SS12 (Capafonts 2) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- ---------...

Sat 29 Oct 2005
Rally Catalunya leg 1 standings
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Rally Catalunya leg 1 standings

Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- -------- 1. 1 A8 S. Loeb...

Mon 03 Oct 2005
Rally Japan: Peugeot final summary
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Rally Japan: Peugeot final summary

AN EMOTIONAL VICTORY FOR MARCUS AND TIMO Marcus Gronholm took the lead on the penultimate stage of the Rally Japan, after putting constant pressure on Petter Solberg, who went off. Marcus was on the attack from the very start, setting...

Tue 23 Aug 2005
Citroen JWRC Rally Deutschland preview
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Citroen JWRC Rally Deutschland preview

C2 plays its aces on asphalt... Like their WRC elders, the "FIA Junior" return to asphalt action in Germany, a surface on which they haven't competed since January's Monte Carlo Rally which was won by the British C2 Super 1600 driver Kris ...

Sat 16 Jul 2005
Rally Argentina SS3 results
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Rally Argentina SS3 results

@>SS3 (Carlos Paz 1) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- ---------...

Fri 08 Apr 2005
New Zealand SS8 results
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New Zealand SS8 results

@>SS8 (Millbrook: 10.45 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Christopher Atkinson Subaru Impreza WRC...

New Zealand SS3 results
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New Zealand SS3 results

@>SS3 (Waipu Gorge 1: 11.24 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Christopher Atkinson Subaru Impreza...

Mon 14 Feb 2005
Swedish Rally: Ford final summary
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Swedish Rally: Ford final summary

BP-Ford and Gardemeister lead world championship BP-Ford World Rally Team leads both the drivers' and manufacturers' standings in the FIA World Rally Championship after claiming a podium finish on the Swedish Rally today. Toni Gardemeister and...

Sun 23 Jan 2005
WRC kicks off new season in MonacoHeadline
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WRC kicks off new season in Monaco

The fight for the 2005 World Rally Championship kicked off tonight with the traditional ceremonial start at Monaco's famed Casino Square. Sébastien Loeb. Photo by Citroën Sport. The challenge for everyone -- bar reigning WRC...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
Rally Australia leg 1 standings
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Rally Australia leg 1 standings

Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- -------- 1. 5 A8 P....

Sun 07 Aug 2005
Rally Finland: Citroen final summary
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Rally Finland: Citroen final summary

Sebastien Loeb, a step closer to his objective... Sebastien Loeb, Daniel Elena and their Citroen Xsara completed Round 10 of the 2005 World Championship as superb runners-up to Marcus Gronholm who secured the fifth win of his career on his home...

Gronholm dominant on home groundHeadline
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Gronholm dominant on home ground

Peugeot's Marcus Gronholm has gone from strength to strength in the first two legs of this weekend's Rally Finland, his home event. Leading by six seconds after the first day, Gronholm dominated today's World Rally action, taking wins in six of...

Sat 16 Jul 2005
Rally Australia: Kome Sport leg one notes
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Rally Australia: Kome Sport leg one notes

Angelo and Barbara Medeghini with Mitsubishi Lancer Evo and together with Kome Sport, after 14 Special Stages of Rally Argentina are 2nd in the Production Car placing. Yesterday it was quite a difficult day for all the entrants of...

Rally Argentina: Chris Atkinson leg one summary
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Rally Argentina: Chris Atkinson leg one summary

Australian Chris Atkinson has put in an impressive performance aboard his Subaru Impreza WRC during the opening leg in the Rally of Argentina to finish the opening day of competition inside the top ten. Despite heavy overnight rain and low ...

Mon 11 Apr 2005
New Zealand SS17 results
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New Zealand SS17 results

@>SS17 (Te Hutewai: 11.15 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm Peugeot 307 WRC ...

Mon 14 Feb 2005
Swedish Rally: Peugeot leg two summary
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Swedish Rally: Peugeot leg two summary

GRONHOLM AND SOLBERG GO HEAD TO HEAD The second leg of the Rally Sweden has been as breathtaking as the first, with an extraordinary battle between Peugeot's Marcus Gronholm and Subaru driver Petter Solberg. The pair traded tenths of a...

Sat 08 Jan 2005
Loeb, Elena visit Michelin factory
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Loeb, Elena visit Michelin factory

Michelin's rally World Champions visit Clermont-Ferrand Reigning World Rally Champions Sébastien Loeb and his co-driver Daniel Elena took time out of their busy pre-Monte Carlo schedule today (Jan 7) to visit their tyre partner Michelin in...

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...

Mon 24 Oct 2005
Tour de Corse: Final summary
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Tour de Corse: Final summary

News from Final Leg Sebastien Loeb (Citroen) created rallying history by setting fastest time on all 12 speed tests en route to his ninth win of the season. No driver has ever claimed a clean sweep on a world rally before. Petter Solberg ...

Fri 30 Sep 2005
Rally Japan SS6 results
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Rally Japan SS6 results

@>SS6 (Rikubetsu 2) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- ...

Thu 29 Sep 2005
Rally Japan: Round 13 preview
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Rally Japan: Round 13 preview

Rally Japan, the thirteenth round of the 2005 FIA World Rally Championship, starts next week on 30 September. Coming just two weeks after Wales Rally GB and the tragic accident that claimed the life of Peugeot co-driver Michael Park, preparations...

Sat 25 Jun 2005
Acropolis Rally SS15 results
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Acropolis Rally SS15 results

@>SS15 (Amfissa 2) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- ...

Mon 06 Jun 2005
Rally of Turkey SS18 results
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Rally of Turkey SS18 results

@>SS18 (Olympos) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- ...

Sat 30 Apr 2005
Rally Sardinia: Citroen leg one summary
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Rally Sardinia: Citroen leg one summary

Sébastien Loeb firmly in command! It's never over until the finish line has been crossed, and that adage proved true once again today when Citroën's hopes of a close formation finish in Sardinia were dashed in a matter of seconds on SS5...

Tue 25 Jan 2005
Monte Carlo Rally SS13 results
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Monte Carlo Rally SS13 results

@>SS13 (Col de Braus - Col de l´Orme: 7.33 km) results Pos Driver Car Class Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- ------------------------ ----- --------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Gronholm ...

Sat 22 Jan 2005
Monte Carlo: Skoda leg two summary
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Monte Carlo: Skoda leg two summary

There were mixed fortunes for the ?koda Motorsport World Rally Team on todays second leg of the Monte Carlo Rally. Alex Bengue set two fastest times during the morning but on SS7 (Pont des Miolans) Armin Schwarz crashed out of the event. Alex...

Mon 31 Oct 2005
Rally Catalunya: Citroen final summary
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Rally Catalunya: Citroen final summary

It's done: for the third time in three years since it began competing full-time in the WRC, Citroen has won the FIA Manufacturers' world title. This success follows last Wednesday's announcement that the French firm will return to the World ...

Mon 24 Oct 2005
Tour de Corse: Citroen JWRC final summary
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Tour de Corse: Citroen JWRC final summary

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 Champion,...

Tour de Corse: Citroen final summary
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Tour de Corse: Citroen final summary

In a year that has seen the Citroen team establish a long list of new WRC records, Sebastien Loeb, Daniel Elena and the Xsara WRC today picked up an emphatic, memorable win over the challenging mountain roads of Corsica, winning every single stage...

Sun 28 Aug 2005
Rallye Deutschland final results
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Rallye Deutschland final results

Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- -------- 1. 1 A8 S. Loeb...

Sat 06 Aug 2005
Rally Finland: Chris Atkinson leg one summary
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Rally Finland: Chris Atkinson leg one summary

ATKINSON HALTED AFTER A FLYING START IN FINLAND Australian Chris Atkinson began the Neste Rally of Finland in impressive fashion this morning running inside the top ten while tackling some of the most famous stages in the World Rally...