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Fri 20 Jan 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Keith Duckworth memorial service

CHAMPCAR/CART: Keith Duckworth memorial service

Along with his life-long colleague and friend, Mike Costin, Keith had set up Cosworth Engineering in 1958, and guided it to unprecedented success in the field of high-performance automotive engineering. It was Keith who personally designed the...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
JWRC: Stephen Petch Rally GB plans announced
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JWRC: Stephen Petch Rally GB plans announced

Stephen Petch offered Hyundai WRC drive for Rally GB Young County Durham rally driver Stephen Petch Junior has been handed the opportunity of a life time after being given the use of an SG Petch Motorsport run Hyundai Accent World Rally Car to...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: Ford leg two summary
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Cyprus Rally: Ford leg two summary

BP-Ford duo sets sights on podium double in Cyprus Rally BP-Ford World Rally Team remains on course to close the gap on the leaders of the FIA World Rally Championship after ending today's second leg of the Cyprus Rally with both drivers in...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Gronholm earns the 50th win for Ford in SwedenHeadline
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Gronholm earns the 50th win for Ford in Sweden

Marcus Gronholm has started the World Rally Championship season on a high note, winning the first two rally events on the 2006 calendar. The Finn scored his first tarmac victory in Monte Carlo and followed that up by notching today's Swedish Rally...

Sun 22 Jan 2006
Monte Carlo Rally leg 1 standings
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Monte Carlo Rally leg 1 standings

Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- -------- 1. 3 A8 M....

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Rally of Turkey: Red Bull Skoda preview
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Rally of Turkey: Red Bull Skoda preview

The Red Bull Skoda team wants to make amends for the Cyprus failures in Turkey An additional performance check on Monday is to help resolve the causes of the early double retirement Harri Rovanpera/Risto Pietiläinen (FIN) hope to get ...

Thu 30 Nov 2006
Elena to receive inaugural Michael Park Trophy
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Elena to receive inaugural Michael Park Trophy

MICHAEL PARK "BEEF" TROPHY On September 18th 2005, Michael PARK ("Beef"), Markko MARTIN's co-driver, was killed in a tragic accident during the Wales Rally GB. The WRC world misses his honesty, simplicity and his joy for life. A group of his...

Thu 23 Mar 2006
Rally Catalunya: Round three preview
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Rally Catalunya: Round three preview

Rally Preview Five months after its last visit to the country, the FIA World Rally Championship returns to Spain for the first of two consecutive asphalt events, the Rally Catalunya-Costa Daurada. The fourth of the 16-round series is considered...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
USRC: Nicky Grist to advise Rally New York USA

USRC: Nicky Grist to advise Rally New York USA

A renowned FIA World Rally Championship competitor To Advise Rally New York USA Monticello, New York (February 7, 2006) Nicky Grist, a renowned FIA World Rally Championship competitor, will advise Rally New York USA and has agreed to serve as...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Rally of Turkey: Subaru preview
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Rally of Turkey: Subaru preview

Next week the Subaru World Rally Team will return to the Mediterranean for the Rally of Turkey, round 13 of the 16-event 2006 FIA World Rally Championship. The event's harsh terrain should have a familiar feel. Run high in the Anatolian...

Kevin Davies to run Rally Great Britain
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Kevin Davies to run Rally Great Britain

'Kevin's Art Attack on Wales Rally GB!' Art and motorsport rarely mix, but rising star Kevin Davies will be looking to make the right impression on December's Wales Rally GB, thanks to an exciting and innovative new project. Whilst many young...

Sun 15 Oct 2006
Rally of Turkey: Subaru final summary
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Rally of Turkey: Subaru final summary

Subaru World Rally Team Summary Subaru World Rally Team driver Chris Atkinson finished sixth on Rally Turkey today after a tense final Leg of competition which brought multiple changes to the top ten. Atkinson started the day in a ...

Thu 03 Aug 2006
Red Bull Skoda Team test Andreas Aigner
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Red Bull Skoda Team test Andreas Aigner

Follwoing Mattias Ekström, Andreas Aigner also completed successful tests with the Fabia WRC in Rosenau (Upper Austria) Rain on Tuesday brought valuable insights concerning the set-up of the car for the Red Bull Skoda Team. All in all, Red...

Wed 06 Dec 2006
Gronholm takes 25th career win in WalesHeadline
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Gronholm takes 25th career win in Wales

Marcus Gronholm was not the fastest driver on the final day of Rally of Great Britain, the 2006 World Rally Championship finale, but then he did not need to be, either. Marcus Gronholm and Timo Rautiainen. Photo by xpb.cc. The Finn...

Sat 22 Apr 2006
Rally Argentina: Subaru preview
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Rally Argentina: Subaru preview

After two consecutive asphalt events the FIA World Rally Championship returns to gravel for round six of the series, Rally Argentina. The WRC's only visit to South America takes place around the city of Cordoba from 27 - 30 April. The rally is...

Thu 26 Oct 2006
Rally Australia: Rallye route
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Rally Australia: Rallye route

<pre> RALLY AUSTRALIA ROUND 14 FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP 26 - 29 October 2006 Thursday 26 October: Leg 1 Perth - Perth Start Perth 19.04 SS1 Perth City Super I 2.00km ...

Fri 01 Dec 2006
Rally Great Britain: Subaru leg one summary
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Rally Great Britain: Subaru leg one summary

The Subaru World Rally Team ended the opening leg of Rally GB with two cars in the points and with Petter Solberg in a strong second place. At the end of the day, the Norwegian was on top form and set two fastest stages times. On the final run ...

Mon 04 Dec 2006
JWRC/PWRC: 2006 final standings
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JWRC/PWRC: 2006 final standings

@>PWRC Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Team/Car Points --- ------------------------------ ------------------------------ --------- 1. Nasser Al-Attiyah Subaru Impreza ...

Wed 18 Oct 2006
Gronholm takes first steps with win in TurkeyHeadline
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Gronholm takes first steps with win in Turkey

Marcus Gronholm took the first steps toward getting back into the World Rally Championship title contention with a convincing victory in the Rally of Turkey. Gronholm led a Ford Focus WRC 1-2 finish with teammate Mikko Hirvonen, over three minutes...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich preview
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Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich preview

BFGoodrich, 22 years after... Prior to the start of the 2006 season, Cyprus was the only conventional European-style rally BFGoodrich tyres had won. That success dates back to 1984 when John Buffum and Fred Gallagher took their ...

Mon 10 Apr 2006
Tour de Corse: Final summary
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Tour de Corse: Final summary

Sebastien Loeb (Citroen) claimed his third consecutive victory, and his second straight Rallye de France success. The Frenchman won by 29.0sec and now leads the drivers' championship by 11 points. Behind Gronholm, young Spaniard Dani Sordo secured...

Fri 17 Nov 2006
Rally New Zealand: OMV Peugeot Norway leg one summary
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Rally New Zealand: OMV Peugeot Norway leg one summary

An almost perfect day for the OMV Peugeot Norway WRT * Manfred Stohl/Ilka Minor finish first day in fourth place * Henning Solberg/Cato Menkerud lie in seventh place after five SS The OMV Peugeot Norway World Rally Team has stood their ground...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Sainz enjoys Renault experience
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Sainz enjoys Renault experience

Carlos Sainz: "Renault gave me one of the best experiences of my life" The double world rally champion was at the wheel of a very different world champion car this weekend... After first driving the Renault F1 R25 on 19 October on a ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich final summary
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Cyprus Rally: BFGoodrich final summary

A Cypriot hat-trick for Sébastien Loeb/Daniel Elena (Citroën/BFGoodrich) * Third consecutive success for Sébastien Loeb in Cyprus * Loeb draws closer to a third Drivers' world title, while BP-Ford closes to within seven points of ...

Fri 01 Dec 2006
Rally Great Britain: Season finale preview
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Rally Great Britain: Season finale preview

For the last two years Rally GB has taken place in September, but the shift back to a winter date increases the possibility of ice, fog, mud -- and even snow. It has been unseasonably dry in the area in recent weeks, but rain is forecast in the...

Sat 14 Oct 2006
Rally of Turkey: Kronos Racing leg one summary
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Rally of Turkey: Kronos Racing leg one summary

Colin McRae/Nicky Grist are sixth at the end of an opening leg that was deprived of three special stages in the morning by some truly awful road conditions and weather. Xevi Pons/Carlos Del Barrio occupy eighth place while Dani Sordo/Marc Marti...

Sun 20 Aug 2006
Gronholm extends lead as Loeb stumblesHeadline
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Gronholm extends lead as Loeb stumbles

Marcus Gronholm looks to be well on his way to a sixth Rally Finland victory, barring any disaster on the World Rally Championship event's final day tomorrow. His lead is a comfortable 67.8 seconds over championship leader Sebastien Loeb, and...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Swedish Rally final standings
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Swedish Rally final standings

Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- -------- 1. 3 A8 M....

Fri 01 Dec 2006
Rally Great Britain: Red Bull Skoda leg one summary
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Rally Great Britain: Red Bull Skoda leg one summary

Highs and lows for the Red Bull Skoda team on the first day of Wales Rally Great Britain Harri Rovanpera/Risto Pietilainen (FIN) in tenth still have a good chance of scoring WRC points Andreas Aigner (AUT)/Klaus Wicha (GER) retire on SS 5...

Rally of Great Britain SS6 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS6 results

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

Sun 04 Jun 2006
Acropolis Rally SS18 results
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Acropolis Rally SS18 results

@>SS18 (Athens Olympic Stadium 2) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ----------...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Gronholm in Monte Carlo lead as Loeb slips upHeadline
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Gronholm in Monte Carlo lead as Loeb slips up

Marcus Gronholm is still getting used to his Ford Focus RS WRC, and he hates the icy roads of Monte Carlo, but the two-time champion is still in the lead after the first day of the Monte Carlo Rally; the season opener of the World Rally ...

Thu 26 Oct 2006
Rally Australia: BFGoodrich preview
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Rally Australia: BFGoodrich preview

The WRC stars rub shoulders with the roos, but nothing's in the pocket yet! After the mud of Turkey, it's a challenge of a different nature that awaits BFGoodrich in Australia. Over this event's high-speed tracks, the mission of the g-Force Gravel...

Sun 09 Apr 2006
Tour de Corse final results
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Tour de Corse final results

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

Thu 23 Mar 2006
Rally Catalunya: Dani Sordo - Kronos interview
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Rally Catalunya: Dani Sordo - Kronos interview

Dani Sordo: an important step The dream continues for young Cantabrian driver. Here he is at the start of the Spanish round of championship behind the wheel of a Xsara WRC on a surface he knows best... Dani, despite your short experience on ...

Sun 22 Jan 2006
Ford reaffirms WRC commitment
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Ford reaffirms WRC commitment

Ford reaffirms WRC commitment at Rallye Monte Carlo On the eve of the Rallye Monte Carlo, Ford TeamRS director Jost Capito reaffirmed Ford's continuing commitment to the FIA World Rally Championship to some 200 guests of the BP-Ford World Rally...