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Sat November 8, 2014

NEWS JUST IN

IRC F SS7 @ 08:08 AM - Longest stage of the day, but only run once as transfer stage between the south and Ajaccio. Strange stage for re-starters, Breen & Kajetanowicz re-starting for day points for 3rd in championship, both suffer punctures. Results after SS7:
1st= Sarrazin/Renucci, Ford, 1h39m01s3;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Ford, +4s9;
3rd= Abbring/Marshall, Peugeot(T16), +46s4;
4th= Camilli/Veillas, Peugeot, +1m17s6;
5th= Maurin/Klinger, Ford, +2m20s;
6th= Dumas/Giraudet, Porsche, +3m08s1;
7th= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Peugeot(T16), +3m47s8;
8th= Tarabus/Trunkat, Skoda, +4m26s4;
9th= Leandri/Gordon, Ford, +4m54s7;
=10th= Guglielmi/Vesperini, Renault, +6m20s5

Fri November 7, 2014

NEWS JUST IN

IRC F SS2 @ 09:02 AM - Sarrazin and Bouffier are tied fastest on this long, technical, twisty stage, even though a cow was crossing the road ahead of Sarrazin. Maurin lost over a minute with a puncture. Results after SS2:
1st= Sarrazin/Renucci, Ford, 23m47s9;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Ford, +0s8;
3rd= Breen/Martin, Peugeot(T16), +12s;
4th= Abbring/Marshall, Peugeot(T16), +12s8;
5th= Camilli/Veillas, Peugeot, +14s8;
6th= Lappi/Ferm, Skoda, +19s2;
7th= Dumas/Giraudet, Porsche, +39s3;
8th= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Peugeot(T16), +56s5;
9th= Consani/Vilmot, Peugeot, +1m00s7;
=10th= Tarabus/Trunkat, Skoda, +1m07s7

Sun October 26, 2014

Determination from Kubica in Spain Ford Determination from Kubica in Spain RK M-Sport World Rally Team's Robert Kubica overcame yesterday's disappointment to gain further experience of the Ford Fiesta RS WRC and FIA World Rally Championship today. Despite finishing outside of the points, the Pole's determination resulted in some valuable exp...

Hirvonen secures Spain podium Ford Hirvonen secures Spain podium M-Sport World Rally Team's Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen delivered a superb drive at the 50th edition of RallyRACC - Rally de España this weekend - piloting their Ford Fiesta RS WRC to the third step of the podium. The Finn secured his maiden FIA World Rally Championship ...

Ogier is World Champion again WRC Ogier is World Champion again A big day for Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia. A big day for Volkswagen. With their victory at the Rally Spain, the old world champions have been crowned the new world champions*. After their seventh victory of the season, the 23rd of their career, the French duo cannot be c...

All three Hyundais at the finish WRC All three Hyundais at the finish The Hyundai Shell World Rally Team achieved its primary objective as all three cars finished in the top ten of the RallyRACC – Rally de España, gaining valuable experience throughout the event. The drivers set some impressive stage times on the mixed surfaces on the opening day a...

Mads Ostberg gains two places Citroen Mads Ostberg gains two places Fourth overall at the start of the final leg of Rally de España, Mads Østberg controlled his pace perfectly to the end of the race. The Norwegian kept a close eye on the splits of Dani Sordo to match the pace of his main rival. He ended the only mixed-surface event on the WRC ...

Fri October 24, 2014

Hyundai Shell WRT shows positive pace WRC Hyundai Shell WRT shows positive pace The Hyundai Shell World Rally Team has shown encouraging pace on the opening day of this weekend’s Rally de España, the penultimate round of the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). This weekend’s rally offers drivers and teams the unique challenge of tackling mixed surfa...

Ogier ahead of Latvala WRC Ogier ahead of Latvala One nil in the Spanish showdown for the drivers' and co-drivers' world championship: Leaders of the standings Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) took the lead on the first day of the Rally Spain. For the following drivers, the clouds of dust on the windless special st...

Hirvonen in the hunt Ford Hirvonen in the hunt M-Sport World Rally Team's Mikko Hirvonen is on course to secure a strong haul of points at the 50th edition of RallyRACC - Rally de España. The Finn currently holds fifth place overall and is in the hunt for a coveted podium position....

Mads Ostberg makes it through the dust Citroen Mads Ostberg makes it through the dust Before the start of this, the only mixed-surface event on the calendar, Mads Østberg had warned that the first day on gravel would set the tone for his rally. The Norwegian managed to combine speed and consistency, despite the hanging dust which held him up more than any other...

Wed October 22, 2014

Max Vatanen aims for rookie price IRC Max Vatanen aims for rookie price Up and coming Finnish star Max Vatanen is aiming to come away from the Rally of Spain this weekend with the coveted accolade of top rookie in his inaugural season of the Drive DMACK Fiesta Trophy. Heading into the last round, Max is currently fifth in the overall standings and...

Fri October 17, 2014

Hyundai ready to tackle mixed surfaces WRC Hyundai ready to tackle mixed surfaces The Hyundai Shell World Rally Team is gearing up for the penultimate round of the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) – and the only mixed surface event of the season – RallyRACC Catalunya – Costa Daurada, Rally de Españ a next week. Three Hyundai i20 WRC cars will tackle...

Double rations for the DS3 WRCs Citroen Double rations for the DS3 WRCs Since it first appeared on the World Rally Championship calendar in 1991, Rally de España has been won by all of Citroën Racing's models. In 1999, the Brand claimed its first ever win in the WRC thanks to the Xsara Kit-Car driven by Philippe Bugalski and Jean-Paul Chiaroni. F...

Volkswagen trio hungry for victory WRC Volkswagen trio hungry for victory Will it all be done and dusted? Or are we set for a super finale? The title race in the Drivers' and Co-Drivers' Championship enters the finishing straight at the penultimate round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC): the Rally Spain (23.10.-26.10.). The spotlight a...

M-Sport mount mixed surface challenge Ford M-Sport mount mixed surface challenge M-Sport World Rally Team's Mikko Hirvonen and Elfyn Evans are ready to mount a challenge on the mixed surface stages of next week's RallyRACC - Rally de España. Celebrating its 50th anniversary, the Spanish fixture is the FIA World Rally Championship's (WRC) only true...

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