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Tue 14 Dec 2010
FIA Prize Giving Gala notes
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FIA Prize Giving Gala notes

World Rally Champions Honoured at FIA Gala Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena claimed an unprecedented seventh consecutive FIA World Rally Championship title at the end of the 2010 season and the record-breaking crew were duly honoured at the...

M-Sport gets continued support from NGK
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M-Sport gets continued support from NGK

NGK SPARK PLUGS (UK) LTD CONTINUE PARTNERSHIP WITH M-SPORT M-Sport has today confirmed that they will continue their partnership with NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd for the fifth consecutive year. NGK is the number one supplier of spark plugs...

Thu 09 Dec 2010
Autosport Awards summary

Autosport Awards summary

VETTEL AND RED BULL LEAD THE HONOURS AT AUTOSPORT AWARDS New Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel and the Red Bull team were honoured at motorsport's most prestigious end-of-season gala event, the 2010 AUTOSPORT Awards, held at London's ...

Petter Solberg to enter IRC Rallye Monte-Carlo.

Petter Solberg to enter IRC Rallye Monte-Carlo.

Olivier Quesnel, director of Citroen Racing and Peugeot Sport, have hired Petter Solberg as a guest-driver for the 2011 IRC opening event Rallye Monte-Carlo. Petter Solberg will drive a Peugeot 207 Super 2000 car. - I was very surprised when...

Fri 03 Dec 2010
M-Sport to support FIA WRC Academy
WRC

M-Sport to support FIA WRC Academy

M-SPORT TO SUPPORT FIA WRC ACADEMY FROM POLAND Cumbrian based M-Sport, the team behind the BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) intends to prepare, supply and maintain the Ford Fiesta R2 cars which...

Thu 02 Dec 2010
Dennis Kuipers to driver M-Sport Fiesta
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Dennis Kuipers to driver M-Sport Fiesta

KUIPERS TO DRIVE FORD FIESTA RS WRC FOR 2011 Dutch rising star Dennis Kuipers will drive a Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car in next year's FIA World Rally Championship. The newly-developed car will be run by Ipatec Racing in conjunction ...

Fri 26 Nov 2010
2011 FIA WRC Academy calendar revealed
WRC

2011 FIA WRC Academy calendar revealed

Organisers of the new FIA WRC Academy for young drivers have revealed further details of the scheme, including a six-round European-based calendar* for next year's inaugural season and the livery of the Academy cars. The WRC Academy is a brand...

Wed 24 Nov 2010
Citroen Rally of Monza summary
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Citroen Rally of Monza summary

A Citroen C4 WRC one-two in Italy One week after the end of the Rally Great Britain and its 36th victory in the World Rally Championship, the Citroen C4 WRC claimed a one-two finish at the Rallye de Monza. Spain's Dani Sordo finished in front of...

Tue 23 Nov 2010
M-Sport FST International Shootout summary

M-Sport FST International Shootout summary

New Zealand's Stephen Barker wins FST International Shootout Current Fiesta SportTrophy New Zealand champion Stephen Barker has rounded off a near-perfect season by winning the series' finale Shootout, held on Wednesday and Thursday at M-Sport...

Loeb thinks he's too old for F1 switch now
F1

Loeb thinks he's too old for F1 switch now

Sebastien Loeb has played down speculation he could follow up his all-conquering world rally career with a stint in Formula One. Just as F1's 2007 world champion Kimi Raikkonen was deciding to switch to the world rally championship late last...

Stephen Barker FST International Shootout summary

Stephen Barker FST International Shootout summary

Kiwi Stephen Barker wins international rally shootout Talented young New Zealand rally driver Stephen Barker has beaten stiff competition to win this year's Fiesta SportTrophy International Shootout held at M-Sport in the north of the United ...

Tue 16 Nov 2010
Adapta Motorsport to run Ford Fiesta in 2011
WRC

Adapta Motorsport to run Ford Fiesta in 2011

ADAPTA MOTORSPORT CONFIRMS FORD FIESTA RS WRC FOR 2011 Adapta Motorsport have confirmed a collaboration with M-Sport to support Mads Østberg in a Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car for next year's FIA World Rally Championship. The ...

P-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Jason Pritchard event summary
WRC

P-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Jason Pritchard event summary

Jason takes PWRC points on home event Builth Wells based Jason Pritchard enjoyed a highly successful Wales Rally GB when the 22 year old rally driver brought his North Road Garage backed Subaru Impreza home inside the top twenty overall and ...

P-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Peter Horsey event summary
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P-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Peter Horsey event summary

Horsey ends Wales Rally GB on a high Mombasa born Peter Horsey ended a difficult and character building Wales Rally GB on a high note when he completed the final stage of the event third fastest amongst the five Pirelli Star Drivers! Earlier...

Mon 15 Nov 2010
Wales Rally GB: Pirelli Star Driver final summary
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Wales Rally GB: Pirelli Star Driver final summary

The 2010 Pirelli Star Drivers concluded their programme on this week's Wales Rally GB, with all five of them making it to the finish of the Cardiff-based event -- and two of them on the FIA Production Car World Rally Championship podium. For the...

Wales Rally GB: Support classes final summary
WRC

Wales Rally GB: Support classes final summary

S-WRC wrap: Rally win for Mikkelsen but Pons takes the title Andreas Mikkelsen claimed his debut victory in the Super 2000 World Rally Championship but it was Xevi Pons who landed the inaugural title with second place on Wales Rally GB today as...

Wales Rally GB: Series final leg summary
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Wales Rally GB: Series final leg summary

Rally wrap: Loeb claims win number 62 in Wales Sebastien Loeb cemented his dominance of the 2010 World Rally Championship season with his eighth victory of the campaign on Wales Rally GB earlier today. Loeb, who became world champion for the...

Wales Rally GB: Post-event press conference
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Wales Rally GB: Post-event press conference

Present: 1st - Sebastien Loeb, Citroen Total World Rally Team 1st - Daniel Elena, Citroen Total World Rally Team 2nd - Petter Solberg, Petter Solberg World Rally Team 2nd - Chris Patterson, Petter Solberg World Rally Team 3rd - Jari-Matti Latvala,...

2010 Final standings
WRC

2010 Final standings

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Points --- ---------------------------------------- --------- 1. S. Loeb 276 2. J. Latvala 171 ...

Wales Rally GB final results
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Wales Rally GB final results

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

Wales Rally GB SS20 results
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Wales Rally GB SS20 results

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

Wales Rally GB SS19 results
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Wales Rally GB SS19 results

@>SS19 (Resolfen 2) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty ---- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- ---------...

Wales Rally GB SS18 results
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Wales Rally GB SS18 results

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

Wales Rally GB SS17 results
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Wales Rally GB SS17 results

@>SS17 (Resolfen 1) results Pos No. Class Driver Nat Car Time Gap To 1st Penalty ---- --- ----- -------------------- ----- ------------------------------ ---------- --------- ---------...

Wales Rally GB: Petter Solberg leg 2 summary
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Wales Rally GB: Petter Solberg leg 2 summary

Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson are going for victory in Wales, and the fight for podiums in the Championship continues. After fantastic driving here in Wales today, Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson is second in the overall...

Wales Rally GB: Stobart final leg summary
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Wales Rally GB: Stobart final leg summary

STOBART FINISH WITH A FLOURISH IN FOCUS STOBART M-Sport Ford's Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson finished sixth and seventh respectively at Wales Rally GB, their final World Rally Championship event in the Ford Focus RS World Rally ...

S-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Red Bull final leg summary
WRC

S-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Red Bull final leg summary

Sandell and Red Bull clinch WRC S2000 Cup! The Red Bull Rally Team has won the 2010 FIA WRC Cup for Super 2000 teams, after a great performance from Patrik Sandell on the final round of the World Rally Championship in Britain. Red Bull was the...

Wales Rally GB: Red Bull final leg summary
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Wales Rally GB: Red Bull final leg summary

KIMI FINISHES RALLY GREAT BRITAIN IN THE POINTS So this is where the remarkable WRC journey ends for Kimi Raikkonen in 2010, after 11 rallies contested and five points finishes, making a total of 25 points and 10th in the drivers' championship...

P-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Red Bull final leg summary
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P-WRC: Wales Rally GB: Red Bull final leg summary

Gassner Jr learns important lessons in Great Britain Red Bull Rallye Team driver Hermann Gassner Jr has completed his six-round programme on the World Rally Championship this year with Red Bull having learned several valuable lessons that will...

Wales Rally GB: Petter Solberg final leg summmary
WRC

Wales Rally GB: Petter Solberg final leg summmary

Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson ended second in Wales Rally GB 2010, and secured a third in the 2010 Championship. Petter Solberg drove in to his 8th podium finish for the season today, when he finished 2nd in Wales Rally GB. Sebastien...

Wales Rally GB: Citroen Jr final leg summary
WRC

Wales Rally GB: Citroen Jr final leg summary

The Citroen Junior Team on the podium! Thanks to the points scored by Dani Sordo and Diego Vallejo, who were fifth at the end of the Rally Great Britain, and by Kimi Raikkonen and Kaj Lindstrom, who finished eighth, the Citroen Junior Team has...

Wales Rally GB: Citroen final leg summmary
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Wales Rally GB: Citroen final leg summmary

Loeb and Elena give the C4 WRC its 36th victory! Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena avoided all the pitfalls of the final day of Rally Great Britain and scored their eighth victory of the 2010 season. The C4 WRC has finished its career on a high...

Wales Rally GB: M-Sport final leg summmary
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Wales Rally GB: M-Sport final leg summmary

PONS AND FORD FIESTA S2000 TRIUMPHS IN S-WRC SHOWDOWN FORD Fiesta S2000 driver Xevi Pons has been crowned winner of this year's Super 2000 World Rally Championship (S-WRC) after a final round battle on the rain-soaked Wales Rally ...

Wales Rally GB: Abu Dhabi final leg summmary
WRC

Wales Rally GB: Abu Dhabi final leg summmary

SEASON ENDS ON HIGH NOTE FOR TEAM ABU DHABI AS LATVALA CLAIMS SECOND IN WRC DRIVERS CHAMPIONSHIP Best ever WRC season points score for Al Qassimi as Abu Dhabi Juniors claim second and fourth in FSTi Championship Cardiff, WALES, 14 November,...

Wales Rally GB: Ford final leg summmary
WRC

Wales Rally GB: Ford final leg summmary

Determined Latvala secures runners-up place in WRC for Ford BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila finished second in the FIA World Rally Championship by claiming a podium in Rally GB today. Third in...

Sat 13 Nov 2010
Loeb ends day one of Wales Rally GB in the leadHeadline
WRC

Loeb ends day one of Wales Rally GB in the lead

Sebastien Loeb, along with Petter Solberg, enjoyed a good fight with the young guns in the World Rally Championship on the opening leg of Wales Rally Great Britain and it was on the last stage when he took command as the leader. The challenge is...