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Fri 11 Nov 2005
Rally Australia SS10 results
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Rally Australia SS10 results

@>SS10 (Perth City Super III) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- ...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Michelin preview
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Rally Australia: Michelin preview

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...

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

After their three wins to date in the 2005 JWRC (Sardinia, Finland and Germany), Dani Sordo and Marc Marti were understandably keen to add a fourth win to their record this weekend on their home round in Catalunya. At the same time, they were...

Rally Catalunya: Chris Atkinson leg two summary
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Rally Catalunya: Chris Atkinson leg two summary

Subaru's Chris Atkinson is on track for his best result in a tarmac rally after making steady progress during the second leg of Rallye de Catalunya, the penultimate round of the World Rally Championship, in Spain today. Due to their position...

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 ...

Thu 13 Oct 2005
Martin steps down, Bernardi in Peugeot seat
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Martin steps down, Bernardi in Peugeot seat

As expected, Markko Martin has stepped down from the Peugeot seat for the final three World Rally Championship events. The Estonian lost his very close friend and co-driver Michael Park at the Rally of Great Britain. The talented ace rally driver...

Sun 07 Aug 2005
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...

Mon 06 Jun 2005
Rally of Turkey: Antony Warmbold final summary
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Rally of Turkey: Antony Warmbold final summary

Antony Warmbold barely misses scoring a Championship point During the Rally of Turkey, the seventh of 15 rounds of the World Rally Championship (WRC), the German Ford driver experienced more downs than ups. Together with his British co-driver ...

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
Loeb takes third Monte Carlo win in a rowHeadline
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Loeb takes third Monte Carlo win in a row

Sebastian Loeb demonstrated his mastery of the mountains, and the speed of his Citroen Xsara WRC, at the Monte Carlo Rally this weekend, taking his third consecutive Monte Carlo victory at this, the most famous of the World Rally Championship ...

Sat 12 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Skoda leg two summary
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Rally Australia: Skoda leg two summary

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...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Antony Warmbold preview
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Rally Australia: Antony Warmbold preview

Antony Warmbold confident for Rally Australia After a successful shakedown test, German professional rally driver Antony Warmbold and his British co-driver Michael Orr are entering the final round of the World Rally Championship, the Rally ...

Mon 31 Oct 2005
Rally Catalunya: Chris Atkinson final summary
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Rally Catalunya: Chris Atkinson final summary

Australian Chris Atkinson has finished ninth at the Rally Catalunya in Spain to claim his fifth top ten result since joining the Subaru World Rally Team at the start of the year. In only his third tarmac event Atkinson exceeded even his ...

Thu 06 Oct 2005
Gronholm wins Rally Japan, Loeb seals the title
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Gronholm wins Rally Japan, Loeb seals the title

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 Championship calendar. "The most ...

Sat 01 Oct 2005
Rally Japan SS20 results
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Rally Japan SS20 results

@>SS20 (Menan 2) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- ...

Sun 17 Jul 2005
Rally Argentina: Michelin final summary
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Rally Argentina: Michelin final summary

Argentina seems to favour the setting of new rallying records. After Carlos Sainz claimed the 26th WRC win of his career here last year with Citroen-Michelin, Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena (Citroen-Michelin) established a new record today when...

Fri 22 Apr 2005
Rally Sardinia: Ralley route
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Rally Sardinia: Ralley route

<pre> RALLY ITALIA SARDINIA ROUND 5 FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP 28 APRIL - 1 MAY 2005 Thursday 28 April: Ceremonial Start Start Porto Rotondo 20.00 Friday 29 April: Leg 1 Olbia - Olbia Start Olbia ...

Tue 12 Apr 2005
Michelin pleased with season start
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Michelin pleased with season start

Michelin scores resounding successes on all fronts Following highly convincing displays in the first three Formula One Grands Prix of the season -- including taking the top 8 places in the most recent race in Bahrain, Michelin continues to take...

Tue 15 Mar 2005
Rally Mexico: Post-event press conference
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Rally Mexico: Post-event press conference

FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP Corona Rally Mexico Media FIA Post-event Press Conference 13.03.2005 Present: 1st Petter Solberg -- Subaru World Rally Team 1st Phil Mills -- Subaru World Rally Team 2nd Marcus Gronholm -- Marlboro Peugeot Total 2nd...

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...

Fri 14 Jan 2005
Customer drivers to support BP-Ford's programme
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Customer drivers to support BP-Ford's programme

Focus foursome support BP-Ford's WRC programme A quartet of M-Sport-run Focus RS World Rally Cars will support Ford's official team during this season's FIA World Rally Championship. Four customer drivers, all of whom claimed points finishes...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Rally Australia SS22 results
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Rally Australia SS22 results

@>SS22 (Helena North I) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- ---------...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Ford leg two summary
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Rally Australia: Ford leg two summary

BP-Ford team delighted by performance of new Focus RS The all-new Ford Focus RS World Rally Car continued to impress during today's second leg of Rally Australia, the final round of the FIA World Rally Championship. BP-Ford World Rally Team ...

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

Loeb/Elena... 2005 World Champions* "Wa shôri-sha...!" Seb and Daniel are the 2005 World Champions! By finishing 2nd in Rally Japan, the 2004 champs have succeeded in retaining their crown a further year. Meanwhile, Francois Duval and Sven...

Thu 22 Sep 2005
Rally of Great Britain: Antony Warmbold final summary
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Rally of Great Britain: Antony Warmbold final summary

Antony Warmbold not satisfied before WRC final spurt Final spurt in the World Rally Championship: starting with the Rally Japan (30 September to 2 October), the last four rounds of the World Rally Championship will be staged within merely six ...

Mon 19 Sep 2005
Rallye Newsletter report on Park's tragic death
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Rallye Newsletter report on Park's tragic death

The whole of the Rallying World was saddened to learn of the death today of Michael Park. Co-Driver to Markko Martin, Park was fatally injured when the pair's Peugeot left the road on the second of Sunday's stages. The event was immediately halted...

Thu 28 Jul 2005
Wales Rally amateur drivers update 2005-07-27

Wales Rally amateur drivers update 2005-07-27

AMATEUR DRIVERS SNAP UP WRGB GUARANTEED ENTRIES. 20 of the 40 places reserved for amateur drivers in September's Wales Rally GB have already been filled -- the first within hours of entries opening. Ulsterman Christopher Boyce was the first of...

Sun 26 Jun 2005
Standings after Acropolis Rally
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Standings after Acropolis Rally

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Nat Car Points --- ------------------------- ---- ------------------------- --------- 1. Sebastien Loeb F Citroen Xsara WRC 65 2.

Sat 18 Jun 2005
JWRC: Citroen Acropolis Rally preview
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JWRC: Citroen Acropolis Rally preview

Over the brink... The fourth round of the Junior World Rally Championship takes the Super 1600 runners back to Greece where three Citroen C2s have been entered for the current series leader Ulsterman Kris Meeke, for 2nd-placed Daniel Sordo...

Mon 06 Jun 2005
Rally of Turkey: Michelin summary
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Rally of Turkey: Michelin summary

Four in a row on gravel for phenomenal Loeb! By claiming the 15th world class win of his rallying career, and also his fifth from seven starts in 2005 -- as well as his fourth in a row! --, the defending World Champion Sebastien Loeb ...

Rally of Turkey: Peugeot final summary
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Rally of Turkey: Peugeot final summary

PEUGEOT GUARD ITS LEAD By finishing third and fifth on the Rally of Turkey, the 307 WRC drivers Marcus Gronholm and Markko Martin have allowed Peugeot to retain the lead of the manufacturers' championship with a four-point advantage over ...

Sun 05 Jun 2005
Rally of Turkey: Chris Atkinson leg two summary
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Rally of Turkey: Chris Atkinson leg two summary

MATURE APPROACH NETS ATKINSON FURTHER EXPERIENCE After being caught between a rock and hard place during yesterday's opening leg in the Rally of Turkey Australian Chris Atkinson has furthered his experience in the World Rally Championship with...

Wed 16 Nov 2005
2005 Final standings
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2005 Final standings

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Nat Car Points --- ------------------------- ---- ------------------------- --------- 1. Sebastien Loeb F Citroen Xsara WRC 127 2.

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Skoda final summary
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Rally Australia: Skoda final summary

Å koda Motorsport suffers the cruellest blow with a podium finish in sight Colin McRae retires from third place with just three stages to go Armin Schwarz secures his best result of the season on his final WRC drive. Colin McRaes dream of ...

Rally Australia retirements
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Rally Australia retirements

Stage Driver Nat Car Reason ----- ------------------------- ---- --------------------------- ------------------------- TC 11 S. Loeb F Citroen Xsara WRC Off road SF 25 ...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Rally Australia: Chris Atkinson leg two summary
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Rally Australia: Chris Atkinson leg two summary

ATKINSON FIGHTS BACK IN THE WEST Australian Subaru driver Chris Atkinson has mounted a tremendous fight back to be in sixth position at the end of the second leg of Telstra Rally Australia, the final round of the World Rally Championship, in ...