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Wed August 27, 2014

Strong performances for Pirelli WRC Strong performances for Pirelli A strong performance from the Pirelli drivers on Rallye Deutschland showcased the capabilities of the latest generation of RK and RKW tyres that were introduced to the World Rally Championship in Germany. Using the new RK5A hard compound and RKW7 soft, Pirelli drivers Bernardo...

Sun August 24, 2014

Hyundai Shell WRT celebrate historic 1-2 WRC Hyundai Shell WRT celebrate historic 1-2 The Hyundai Shell World Rally Team has today scored a sensational maiden victory in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with Thierry Neuville leading team-mate Dani Sordo home for an historic 1-2 finish in only the team’s ninth WRC event. The team, run by Hyundai Motorspor...

With the finish line in sight... Citroen With the finish line in sight... Second going into today's final leg of Rallye Deutschland, Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle moved into first place overall at the end of Dhrontal (SS15). However, in the opening stages of Grafschaft (SS16), the number 3 DS3 WRC went off the road, leading to the retirement of the Bri...

Next World champ will also drive a VW WRC Next World champ will also drive a VW Crunch time in the World Rally Championship - the result of the Rally Germany means that the 2014 World Rally Champion will again be behind the wheel of a Volkswagen. Only Sébastien Ogier (F), Jari-Matti Latvala (FIN) and Andreas Mikkelsen (N) still have a mathematical chance of ...

Elfyn Evans powers to career best Ford Elfyn Evans powers to career best M-Sport World Rally Team's Elfyn Evans and Daniel Barritt have completed Rallye Deutschland with their best ever performance in the FIA World Rally Championship - powering their Ford Fiesta RS WRC to fourth place and their first ever stage win....

Cruel misfortune for Kubica Ford Cruel misfortune for Kubica Cruel misfortune brought Robert Kubica's Rallye Deutschland to an undeserving end today. The Pole had climbed into a points-paying position and had been driving well until a transmission issue forced him to retire on the liaison to SS15. Recovering from an off on the open...

3rd win for Stéphane Lefebvre Citroen 3rd win for Stéphane Lefebvre Ten crews had been entered for this, the fourth round of the season. The rally saw the return of local hero Christian Riedemann, alongside co-driver Michael Wenzel, and the WRC debuts of Eric Camilli and Mohammed Al Mutawa, two drivers taken from Citroën Racing's talent findi...

NEWS JUST IN

WRC Photos of Latvala off @ 09:13 AM - Photos to Latvala's off in the Dhrontal stage this morning now in the Rallye Deutschland gallery:
http://www.rallye-info.com/gallery.asp?rallyid=17&year=2014

Sat August 23, 2014

Stage wins for Kubica Ford Stage wins for Kubica RK M-Sport World Rally Team's Robert delivered a flawless performance on the sealed-surface roads of Rallye Deutschland today. Setting two fastest stage times, the Pole climbed the leader board and is now in a points-paying 10th place....

Volkswagen in dramas WRC Volkswagen in dramas There's no place like home - Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) have opened up a commanding lead for Volkswagen on day two of the Rally Germany. Fresh from their recent win in Finland, the pair currently second in the World Championship standings won five of the day&...

Fri August 22, 2014

M-Sport press on in the vineyards Ford M-Sport press on in the vineyards As the FIA World Rally Championship returned to pure Tarmac for the first time this year, M-Sport World Rally Team's Mikko Hirvonen and Elfyn Evans are locked in an intense battle for the final podium positions - holding sixth and seventh places respectively. Rallye Deutschla...

Progression key for Kubica Ford Progression key for Kubica RK M-Sport World Rally Team's Robert Kubica embarked on the first pure asphalt event of the year with the aim of building the experience that will prove vital to his progression at the height of the FIA World Rally Championship. The Formula One race winner is something of an ...

Strong start for Hyundai on home ground WRC Strong start for Hyundai on home ground The Hyundai Shell World Rally Team has concluded the opening day of special stages at Rallye Deutschland with all three Hyundai i20 WRC cars in the top ten and the #8 car holding a provisional podium place following a promising first day of action in Germany. A repeat loop of...

Volkswagen leads amidst drama at home WRC Volkswagen leads amidst drama at home Mixed feelings for Volkswagen: Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) opened up a commanding lead on day one of the Rally Germany. The duo currently second in the World Championship is 37.0 seconds ahead of Kris Meeke/Paul Nagle (IRL/IRL, Citroën) after 103.12 of 326.02 kilo...

Max Vatanen ready to tame the tarmac Ford Max Vatanen ready to tame the tarmac After showing plenty of speed on Rally Finland, Max Vatanen now heads to Germany for Rally Deutschland: round four of the Drive DMACK Fiesta Trophy and the first event of the series to be held entirely on asphalt. It would be easy to say that Finns don't have a natural fee...

Kubica takes to the tarmac Ford Kubica takes to the tarmac As the FIA World Rally Championship journeys to the first true asphalt event of the year, RK M-Sport World Rally Team fans will get a taste of what they have been anticipating all season - a sign of what Robert Kubica and the Ford Fiesta RS WRC are capable of on Tarmac....

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WRC Rallye Deutschland photos @ 04:16 PM - Note that we have some Rallye Deutschland photos up already. Please go to the Gallery section.

Fri August 15, 2014

Hyundai Shell WRT for tarmac challenge WRC Hyundai Shell WRT for tarmac challenge After competing for most of the first half of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) season on gravel, the Hyundai Shell World Rally Team is ready to make its debut on the first proper tarmac event of the season at Rallye Deutschland next week. With Hyundai Motorsport’s headquart...

The DS3 WRC returns to tarmac Citroen The DS3 WRC returns to tarmac First ran in 1982, Rallye Deutschland moved to its current base in Trier in 2000. Since 2001, the year before it joined the WRC calendar, Citroën Racing has remained unbeaten at the event. The first win, achieved as part of the European Rally Championship, was claimed by Phili...

Project home rally reconsiliation WRC Project home rally reconsiliation Back home with a score to settle - Volkswagen goes into the ninth race of the season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), the Rally Germany, with hoping to improve considerably on last year's result. World Champions Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F), as well as Jar...

M-Sport look to impress on asphalt Ford M-Sport look to impress on asphalt M-Sport World Rally Team's Mikko Hirvonen and Elfyn Evans will be looking to make an impression on asphalt next week as the FIA World Rally Championship embarks on the first pure Tarmac event of the year - the fearsome ADAC Rallye Deutschland....

Tue August 5, 2014

Craig Breen likely cancels German start Peugeot Craig Breen likely cancels German start Craig Breen is focused on being fully fit for round eight of the FIA European Rally Championship later this month after he hurt his back in a heavy landing during Finland’s world championship qualifier yesterday....

Wed July 30, 2014

Toyota GT86 CS-R3 to make WRC debut! WRC Toyota GT86 CS-R3 to make WRC debut! Toyota's new GT86 CS-R3 rally car will make its public debut next month on the ADAC Rallye Deutschland, ninth round of this year's FIA World Rally Championship. Engineered by Toyota Motorsport (TMG), this competition version of the multi-award-winning coupe marks a retur...

Mon July 7, 2014

Sordo & Bouffier join Hyundai in Germany WRC Sordo & Bouffier join Hyundai in Germany The Hyundai Shell World Rally Team has today announced that Dani Sordo and Bryan Bouffier will join its lead driver Thierry Neuville as part of the team’s line-up for Rallye Deutschland at the end of August. Neuville will once again spearhead the team’s entry in the #7 Hyunda...

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