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Fri August 1, 2008

NEWS JUST IN

WRC FIN SS4 - Aava driving very well @ 07:53 AM - Loeb won every stage just ahead of Hirvonen so far. Aava is very strong every stage so far too. Unofficial, provisional positions after SS4: 1st= Loeb/Elena, Citroen, 22m20s6; 2nd= Hirvonen/Lehtinen, Ford, +3s9; 3rd= Aava/Sikk, Citroen, +16s9; 4th= Sordo/Marti, Citroen, +18s6; 5th= Mikkelsen/Floene, Ford, +20s4; 6th= Galli/Bernacchini, Ford, +22s7; 7th= Atkinson/Prevot, Subaru, +24s9; 8th= H.Solberg/Menkerud, Ford, +25s4; 9th= Solberg/Mills, Subaru, +28s6; 10th= Ostberg/Unnerud, Subaru, +42s6

WRC FIN SS3 - Latvala out! @ 07:12 AM - It should have been Loeb's most difficult event against Ford, but Latvala crashed already. No big damage but unable to continue. Unofficial, provisional positions after SS3: 1st= Loeb/Elena, Citroen, 15m07s9; 2nd= Hirvonen/Lehtinen, Ford, +1s5; 3rd= Sordo/Marti, Citroen, +11s3; 4th= Aava/Sikk, Citroen, +12s6; 5th= Atkinson/Prevot, Subaru, +13s4; 6th= Mikkelsen/Floene, Ford, +14s2; 7th= Galli/Bernacchini, Ford, +16s3; 8th= Solberg/Mills, Subaru, +17s3; 9th= H.Solberg/Menkerud, Ford, +19s9; 10th= Ostberg/Unnerud, Subaru, +30s3

WRC FIN SS2 - Loeb vs Ford Fins @ 06:54 AM - First proper stage in Finland and it seems without Grönholm we have a closer battle between Loeb and the Ford Fins than in previous years. Unofficial, provisional positions after SS2: 1st= Loeb/Elena, Citroen, 9m37s4; 2nd= Hirvonen/Lehtinen, Ford, +0s4; 3rd= Latvala/Anttila, Ford, +4s; 4th= Sordo/Marti, Citroen, +5s1; 5th= Atkinson/Prevot, Subaru, +5s9; 6th= Mikkelsen/Floene, Ford, +6s4; 7th= Aava/Sikk, Citroen, +6s8; 8th= Solberg/Mills, Subaru, +10s3; 9th= Galli/Bernacchini, Ford, +12s3; 10th= H.Solberg/Menkerud, Ford, +12s7

WRC FIN SS7 - Gardemeister in pains @ 00:02 AM - Loeb still narrow lead. Does he want to be first on road tomorrow? Gardemeister has pains, appears to have dislocated his shoulder over a big jump. Unofficial, provisional positions after SS7: 1st= Loeb/Elena, Citroen, 43m07s1; 2nd= Hirvonen/Lehtinen, Ford, +9s1; 3rd= Sordo/Marti, Citroen, +32s2; 4th= Galli/Bernacchini, Ford, +36s5; 5th= H.Solberg/Menkerud, Ford, +42s; 6th= Aava/Sikk, Citroen, +44s8; 7th= Mikkelsen/Floene, Ford, +50s7; 8th= Solberg/Mills, Subaru, +56s5; 9th= Atkinson/Prevot, Subaru, +1m11s5; 10th= Gardemeister/Tuominen, Suzuki, +1m37s5

Thu July 31, 2008

Civic ready to fly in Finland WRC Civic ready to fly in Finland Guy Wilks and the Honda Civic Type R R3 will take on the fastest and most spectacular rally in the world next weekend, when they start Rally Finland, formerly known as the 'Rally of the Thousand Lakes'...

Conrad Rautenbach in Finland WRC Conrad Rautenbach in Finland Welcome to: Rally Finland Finland – and its trademark rollercoaster roads – is considered by many to be the spiritual home of rallying. Arriving in Jyvaskyla this week, it's not hard to see why: Finns simply can't get enough of the sport. And the sport can't get enou...

Fri July 25, 2008

Loeb hopes to tick Finland off his list Citroen Loeb hopes to tick Finland off his list The second half of this year's World Rally Championship kicks off with the former 'Great Race' of Jyväskylä', later known as the 1000 Lakes Rally from 1954 until 1996, and now officially called the Rally Finland. Citroën Total has entered two C4 WRCs for this year&#...

New evolution Suzuki debuts in Finland Suzuki New evolution Suzuki debuts in Finland Of the rallies that make up the FIA World Rally Championship, Finland has the most fearsome reputation of them all. The Jyvaskyla-based event - which is a true legend in the rallying world - is easily the fastest rally of the year, with compact gravel roads that are as quick a...

Subaru aiming for progress in Finland Subaru Subaru aiming for progress in Finland After a six week break, Rally Finland heralds the return of the 2008 World Rally Championship with a bang. One of the most renowned events in the calendar, the Jyvaskyla-based rally is a heady mix of flat-out straights, huge jumps that send cars airborne, and maximum commitment c...

Stobart aim to fly high in Finland Ford Stobart aim to fly high in Finland Round nine of the FIA World Rally Championship gets underway next Thursday when the Stobart VK M-Sport Ford rally team heads to Scandinavia for the Neste Oil Rally Finland. Currently fourth in the Manufacturers’ Championship the Stobart squad will be looking for some solid result...

Ford's Finns look for home victory Ford Ford's Finns look for home victory Two Finnish pairings, one of which leads the drivers' standings in the FIA World Rally Championship, eager to claim a maiden victory on their home rally and one of the sport's classic fixtures, competing for a team that leads the manufacturers' title race – the scene is ...

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