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Mon February 15, 2010

M-Sport pleased with Fiesta's WRC debut Ford M-Sport pleased with Fiesta's WRC debut Rally Sweden proved to be another highly successful event for M-Sport’s new Ford Fiesta S2000 as three finished in the top four places of the S-WRC category and the car scored an overall WRC stage win for the first time. Four of the new generation rally cars were in action ...

Sun February 14, 2010

Raikkonen makes progress in Sweden Citroen Raikkonen makes progress in Sweden Driving the two Citroën C4 WRCs entered by the Citroën Junior Team, Sébastien Ogier / Julien Ingrassia and Kimi Räikkönen / Kaj Lindström showed off their talents on the Rally Sweden, round one of the 2010 FIA World Rally Championship. The French crew finished fifth on their fi...

Loeb & Citroen start season on the podium Citroen Loeb & Citroen start season on the podium The third and final day of Rally Sweden did not change anything among the front-runners. Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena finished the first round of the 2010 FIA Rally World Championship in second place. Dani Sordo and Marc Marti, their team-mates in the Citroën Total World Ra...

Healthy Swedish points haul for Stobart Ford Healthy Swedish points haul for Stobart A healthy points haul and a stunning stage win marked a fine start to the 2010 FIA World Rally Championship for the Stobart M-Sport Ford Rally Team. Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson finished the opening round of the season in sixth and seventh overall, securing a triple p...

Hirvonen starts season with victory Ford Hirvonen starts season with victory BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen started the 2010 FIA World Rally Championship in style with victory in Rally Sweden today. The Finns won the opening round by 42.3sec in a Ford Focus RS World Rally Car after three days' competition...

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Ford Ford is the best ever! @ 10:53 AM - Ford's win in Sweden means this is Ford's WRC win N°74. Thus Ford has now knocked Lancia off the top of the most successful WRC manufacturers chart!

Sat February 13, 2010

Raikkonen gains experience on day 2 Citroen Raikkonen gains experience on day 2 Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia started the day fifth and solidly kept their position throughout the second day of the Rally Sweden. Kimi Räikkönen and Kaj Lindström suffered a delay yesterday but strung together an encouraging series of top 10 stage times to accumulate a ...

Loeb still in the running for victory Citroen Loeb still in the running for victory The second day of Rally Sweden was exactly like the first – hotly disputed and full of twists. After 243 timed kilometres, Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena are still in second place 16’’6 behind Mikko Hirvonen. The Citroën Total World Rally Team crew are still in the running for...

Stobart crews keep it in the points Ford Stobart crews keep it in the points The Stobart M-Sport Ford Rally Team enjoyed highs and lows on the second full day of Rally Sweden. Having started the morning’s 126.34km of competitive stage distance with the Ford Focus RS WRCs of Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson in top-ten points-scoring positions, the ...

Hirvonen extends Ford's lead Ford Hirvonen extends Ford's lead BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen extended their lead in Rally Sweden today after a blistering afternoon performance in the frozen Scandinavian forests. The Finns managed their tyre strategy to perfection on their Ford Focus RS World Ra...

Fri February 12, 2010

Solberg & Wilson end day 1 in the points Ford Solberg & Wilson end day 1 in the points The first full day of Rally Sweden provided a mighty challenge for the Stobart M-Sport Ford Rally Team and the rest of the FIA World Rally Championship field. After the event’s action-packed first leg Stobart’s Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson were placed comfortably insi...

Hirvonen starts season in style Ford Hirvonen starts season in style BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen made the perfect start to the 2010 FIA World Rally Championship to lead the first round in Sweden after today's opening leg. The Finns, runners-up in the 2009 series, top the leaderboard in Rally Sw...

Mixed day for Citroen Juniors Citroen Mixed day for Citroen Juniors The Citroën Junior Team got its second World Rally Championship campaign underway on the snowy roads of Rally Sweden. The first full day allowed Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, in fifth place overnight, to display all their skills on what was only their first visit to thi...

Loeb & Sordo in close battle at the front Citroen Loeb & Sordo in close battle at the front The first day of Rally Sweden was the scene of a no-holds-barred battle in which every second counted, and it enabled the Citroën Total World Rally Team to clearly state their ambitions for the coming season in the first round. Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena are currently lyin...

Mon February 8, 2010

Raikkonen puts CJT in the spotlight Citroen Raikkonen puts CJT in the spotlight For its second consecutive season in the FIA World Rally Championship, the Citroën Junior Team will enter two Citroën C4 WRCs for Sébastien Ogier / Julien Ingrassia and Kimi Räikkönen / Kaj Lindström. The season’s opening round is held over the snowy stages of Rally Sweden, whi...

Citroen & Loeb begin title defence Citroen Citroen & Loeb begin title defence The Citroën Total World Rally Team and its two crews will start Rally Sweden, the first round of the 2010 FIA World Rally Championship, with their motivation at an all-time high! Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena will be gunning for a seventh consecutive title, while Dani Sordo a...

Gronholm returns with Stobart in Sweden Ford Gronholm returns with Stobart in Sweden The Stobart M-Sport Ford Rally Team will aim to open the 2010 FIA World Rally Championship season in style when it travels to Sweden next week with a former world champion in its ranks. Regular drivers Matthew Wilson and Henning Solberg will be joined by double WRC title-wi...

Focus begins final season in Sweden Ford Focus begins final season in Sweden Ford's record-breaking Focus RS World Rally Car begins a remarkable 12th season as the company's challenger in the FIA World Rally Championship in Sweden next week. The car, which won back-to-back manufacturers' world titles in 2006 and 2007 and secured Ford's lo...

Sun February 7, 2010

Fiesta S2000 set for WRC debut Ford Fiesta S2000 set for WRC debut M-Sport's new Ford Fiesta S2000 will make its first appearance in the FIA World Rally Championship at Rally Sweden next weekend. The latest rally car developed by M-Sport, in conjunction with Ford, made a hugely successful competitive debut when it recently took wins in...

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