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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 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....

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...

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...

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...

Sat 02 Dec 2006
Alister McRae to debut SA Toyota in Wales
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Alister McRae to debut SA Toyota in Wales

Alister McRae ready to debut Toyota Super 2000 after successful test Alister McRae is ready to debut the Toyota Super 2000R rally car in the FIA World Rally Championship on this weekend's Wales Rally GB. The Scot has just completed a successful...

Mon 27 Mar 2006
Rally Catalunya final results
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Rally Catalunya final results

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

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 ...

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 ...

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: 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...

Thu 05 Jan 2006
FIA Sporting Advisor named for Rally Ireland
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FIA Sporting Advisor named for Rally Ireland

Rally Ireland 'Sporting Advisor' Announced The FIA, the sport's governing body, have announced that Charles Reynolds has been nominated as the 'FIA Sporting Advisor' for Rally Ireland 2006. Reynolds, who held the position of FIA ...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Sainz enjoys Renault experience

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 ...

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
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...

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...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Rally Ireland 2007 update on route layout
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Rally Ireland 2007 update on route layout

Something Special for Rally Ireland Rally Ireland has announced ambitious plans to introduce a Super Special Stage to its premier WRC round next November. Organisers today released concept drawings of a track layout they're planning to...

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...

Fri 01 Dec 2006
Subaru selects tire choice for 2007
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Subaru selects tire choice for 2007

The Subaru World Rally Team announced today that it will use BFGoodrich tyres for its 2007 World Rally Championship campaign. The team will first use the BFGoodrich tyres on a seven-day development test in Spain and France after the last round...

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...

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...

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...

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...