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Fri 17 Nov 2006
New Zealand SS5 results
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New Zealand SS5 results

@>SS5 (Mystery Creek Super) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- ...

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 ...

Rally of Turkey: Stobart Ford leg two summary
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Rally of Turkey: Stobart Ford leg two summary

STOBARTS WEATHER THE STORM, THE SNOW, THE SUNSHINE The Stobart VK M-Sport Ford Team drove through four seasons in one day at Rally Turkey. Kosti Katajamaki finished Leg 2 in 5th showing he can handle all conditions and he even got some of his ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally: Kronos Racing final summary
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Cyprus Rally: Kronos Racing final summary

Loeb and Elena win another duel... Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena did not wait long to extend the record for career victories that they broke in Japan. Their win in Cyprus their eighth of the year and their third consecutive triumph on the ...

Cyprus Rally: Ford preview
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Cyprus Rally: Ford preview

Strength and reliability the watchwords for Ford in Cyprus Endurance and reliability in both man and machine will come to the fore when the BP-Ford World Rally Team heads to the holiday island of Cyprus for what many regard as the toughest round...

Rally Japan: OMV Peugeot final summary
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Rally Japan: OMV Peugeot final summary

OMV Peugeot Norway WRT finishes 5th at Japan premiere * Manfred Stohl/Ilka Minor win four points for WRC driver ranking * Rally Japan surprises OMV driver most of all * 27th victory makes Loeb sole record holder The OMV Peugeot Norway...

Fri 02 Jun 2006
Acropolis Rally SS4 results
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Acropolis Rally SS4 results

@>SS4 (Thiva 1) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- --------- ...

Fri 15 Dec 2006
Pons withdraws from competition
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Pons withdraws from competition

XEVI PONS WITHDRAWS THE WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP Due to the absence of chances of having a team with guarantees. The youngster spanish driver Xevi Pons, 26, has taken the decision of withdraw the 2007 WRC season due to the absence of any...

Mon 04 Dec 2006
JWRC: OMV team Rally of Great Britain final notes
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JWRC: OMV team Rally of Great Britain final notes

OMV Junior World Rally Team on the podium A dream has come true for the OMV Junior World Rally Team. In his first complete season in the FIA Junior World Rally Championship Aaron Burkart achieved the best result of his career with third place at...

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...

Thu 18 May 2006
Rally Sardinia: Shakedown summary
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Rally Sardinia: Shakedown summary

The start of the Rally d'Italia Sardegna First Leg will be tomorrow in Olbia. The enchanting scenario of Marina Vecchia in Porto Cervo will give the start to the Rally d'Italia Sardegna 2006. With the spectacular background of a Mediterranean...

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...

Mon 04 Dec 2006
Rally of Great Britain SS12 results
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Rally of Great Britain SS12 results

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

Fri 01 Dec 2006
Rally Great Britain: OMV Peugeot Norway leg one summary
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Rally Great Britain: OMV Peugeot Norway leg one summary

OMV Peugeot Norway World Rally Team in top position Overall best-time for Manfred Stohl/Ilka Minor on special stage 4 Henning Solberg/Cato Menkerud put foot down after slip The OMV Peugeot Norway World Rally Team is once again surprising the ...

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 ...

Sun 15 Oct 2006
JWRC: Citroen Rally of Turkey leg two notes
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JWRC: Citroen Rally of Turkey leg two notes

The Citroën C2 Super 1600s back in the points With their misfortunes of Day 1 now behind them, the Citroën C2 Super 1600 crews profited from a significantly less dramatic second leg to get back into the swing, with Kris Meeke/Glenn Patterson...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Swedish Rally: Rallye route
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Swedish Rally: Rallye route

SWEDISH RALLY ROUND 2 FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP 2 - 5 February 2006 <pre> Thursday 2 February: Ceremonial Start Start Main Square, Karlstad 19.00 Friday 3 February: Leg 1 Hagfors - Hagfors Start Hagfors ...

Sat 19 Aug 2006
Gronholm takes early lead in Rally FinlandHeadline
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Gronholm takes early lead in Rally Finland

Marcus Gronholm is on track early as he chases his sixth victory in Rally Finland, the tenth round of the 2006 World Rally Championship. The Ford pilot took five stage victories on the first leg and holds a 12-second lead over championship rival...

Thu 09 Mar 2006
Subaru Team USA Rally Mexico reconnaissance notes
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Subaru Team USA Rally Mexico reconnaissance notes

Subaru Rally Team USA Completes Reconnaissance At Corona Rally Mexico (March 8, 2006) -- Subaru Rally Team USA drivers Travis Pastrana and Ken Block have successfully completed the reconnaissance portion of the Corona Rally Mexico, round 3 of...

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 ...

Sun 13 Aug 2006
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-08-13

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-08-13

Audi Motorsport Newsletter Ingolstadt, 13 August 2006 STCC: Audi maintains championship lead in Sweden Audi driver Thed Bjork remains the leader of the Swedish Touring Car Championship (STCC) despite not scoring any points in a rain...

Sat 12 Aug 2006
Rally Deutschland: Ford leg two summary
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Rally Deutschland: Ford leg two summary

Dry weather aids Grönholm's climb into third in Germany BP-Ford World Rally Team drivers Marcus Grönholm and Timo Rautiainen won two speed tests as they climbed to third during the second leg of Rallye Deutschland today. Their Ford Focus RS...

Sat 03 Jun 2006
Gronholm sweeps Friday stages in Greece
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Gronholm sweeps Friday stages in Greece

The Finn was flying again on the opening day of the Acropolis Rally, placing his Ford Focus just over 26 seconds on the top of the World Rally Championship leaderboard in the eighth round of competition this season. Marcus Gronholm has been in...

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: Kronos Racing leg two summary
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Cyprus Rally: Kronos Racing leg two summary

Loeb fights back... Having started the morning with a 6.4 second deficit to the leader, Sebastien Loeb/Daniel Elena and their Kronos Total Citroen Xsara fought back. After a tight battle, they lead Marcus Gronholm/Timo Rautiainen by 21.8 seconds...

Red Bull Skoda Austria gravel test summary
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Red Bull Skoda Austria gravel test summary

Gravel test with Harri Rovanpera and Andreas Aigner Red Bull Skoda intensively prepares for the WRC tasks ahead in Austria Three days of gravel testing with the Fabia WRC gave both the drivers and the team important new insight As was ...

Thu 06 Jul 2006
Portugal to host 2007 event
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Portugal to host 2007 event

FIA World Rally Championship returns to Portugal in 2007 The PT Rally of Portugal was today chosen to be included in the 2007 FIA World Rally Championship; a just reward for two years of unending work by the organisers of one of the most...

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...

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...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
JWRC: BFGoodrich Swedish Rally preview
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JWRC: BFGoodrich Swedish Rally preview

BFGoodrich's commitment to world class rallying doesn't only concern the World Rally Championship. The young drivers who compete in the FIA Junior World Rally Championship (JWRC) will also benefit from BFGoodrich technology in 2006 and 2007.

Fri 20 Oct 2006
WRC legend Sainz takes laps in 2005 Renault F1
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WRC legend Sainz takes laps in 2005 Renault F1

Sainz at the wheel of the Renault F1! The Renault F1 Team demonstrations, always one of the highlights at a World Series by Renault meeting, will offer something extra special in Barcelona. The double F1 World Championship-winning car will be ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Cyprus Rally SS22 results
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Cyprus Rally SS22 results

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Rally Japan SS1 results
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Rally Japan SS1 results

@>SS1 (Pawse Kamuy 1) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty --- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- ---------...

Mon 07 Aug 2006
JWRC: Citroen Rally Deutschland preview
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JWRC: Citroen Rally Deutschland preview

A bunching up at the top before the final run-in? After their last outing in Sardinia in May, the JWRC youngsters like their WRC colleagues will resume competition after the summer break with two events in as many weeks, in Germany and ...

Thu 06 Jul 2006
Ekstrom to run Red Bull Skoda in Germany
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Ekstrom to run Red Bull Skoda in Germany

DTM star Mattias Ekstrom will be at Red Bull Skoda's disposal in the Rally World Championship once again The Swede, who recently won the DTM race at Brands Hatch for Audi, will be at the wheel of a Fabia WRC at the OMV ADAC Rally in...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Jordan's bid for event receives support
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Jordan's bid for event receives support

SULAYEM BACKS JORDAN'S WRC CAMPAIGN Kingdom deserves place in World Rally Championship, says Sulayem as he heads for Amman to support RACJ bid Dubai, UAE, 23 May, 2006: Mohammed Ben Sulayem is backing Jordan's bid to win a place in the World...