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Sun October 9, 2016

NEWS JUST IN

IRC CY SS12 @ 07:59 AM - 71% Gravel, 29% Asphalt. Another calm stage before the Golden Stage finale. Results after SS12:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 1h57m49s7;
2nd= Griebel/Winklhofer, Skoda, +1m59s3;
3rd= Sirmacis/Simins, Skoda, +2m45s2;
4th= Botka/Szeles, Citroen, +5m38s;
5th= Demosthenous/Laos, Mitsubishi, +5m58s7;
6th= Chips/Chrysostomou, Mitsubishi, +8m17s9;
7th= Zenonos/Christofi, Mitsubishi, +8m22s8;
8th= Savva/Papandreou, Mitsubishi, +11m15s2;
9th= Posedias/Erikson, Mitsubishi, +13m09s7;
10th= Antoniou/Pieri, Mitsubishi, +14m06s3

Sun October 2, 2016

Tempestini claims WRC Junior title Citroen Tempestini claims WRC Junior title The French contingent of drivers impressed in front of their home fans at the Tour de Corse, the fifth and penultimate round of the FIA Junior WRC. Following a closely-contested head-to-head battle over the three days, Laurent Pellier claimed victory ahead of Yohan Rossel, as the...

A victorious finale for Evans Ford A victorious finale for Evans Contesting the FIA World Rally Championship's premier support series, M-Sport World Rally Team's Elfyn Evans and Craig Parry closed their WRC 2 campaign in style today - securing their third victory of the year at the legendary Tour de Corse. Taking an early lead, the...

Meeke ends Corsica in style Citroen Meeke ends Corsica in style Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle were in sublime form on the final day of Tour de Corse, as the pair won both the speed tests. In the second Abu Dhabi Total WRT car, Craig Breen and Scott Martin confirmed their potential as they secured a top-five finish on their first tarmac rally in a...

Camilli shows promise in Corsica Ford Camilli shows promise in Corsica M-Sport World Rally Team's Éric Camilli and Benjamin Veillas enjoyed a positive weekend as the FIA World Rally Championship travelled to the legendary Tour de Corse - bringing their Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS WRC home in a creditable eighth place. Determined to deliv...

i20 R5 shows promise WRC i20 R5 shows promise Hyundai Motorsport endured a tough competitive debut with the New Generation i20 R5 on the Tour de Corse - Rallye de France, as a water leak stopped Kevin Abbring during the rally's second afternoon. The long stages for which the Corsican event is known were a tough provi...

Hyundai takes Tour de Corse podium WRC Hyundai takes Tour de Corse podium Hyundai Motorsport has achieved its pre-event objectives of a podium finish in this weekend's Tour de Corse as Thierry Neuville and co-driver Nicolas Gilsoul finished in second position on the overall classification. The Belgian crew put in a faultless performance over te...

VW huge step towards title WRC VW huge step towards title A home win worth its weight in gold: Volkswagen duo Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) took a crucial step towards the title in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with the 36th win of their career. The three-time champions dominated the Rally France on Corsica from the wo...

Wed September 28, 2016

The Peugeot Rally Academy on home soil Peugeot The Peugeot Rally Academy on home soil The Tour de Corse - Round 11 of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship - will see Jose Antonio Suarez/Candido Carrera and Jordan Berfa/Damien return to the sport's premier series to defend the colours of the Peugeot Rally Academy. The Spanish pair will compete in the WRC2 clas...

Corsica next for Pirelli asphalt tyres WRC Corsica next for Pirelli asphalt tyres Pirelli and its P Zero RK asphalt tyres will take on another challenging round of the World Rally Championship this week: the legendary Tour de Corse. The Cinturato RW full wet tyre, designed to maximise grip and water clearance, will also be offered after its successful intro...

Mon September 26, 2016

Asphalt ace Kopecky to shine on Corsica Skoda Asphalt ace Kopecky to shine on Corsica ŠKODA Motorsport’s hopes are resting on asphalt specialist Jan Kopecký (CZ) at the Rally France on Corsica. Together with his co-driver Pavel Dresler (CZ), the experienced Czech is aiming to continue the sequence of successes for ŠKODA in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC 2) ...

Hyundai R5 runs on Winmax brakes WRC Hyundai R5 runs on Winmax brakes The first official race of the New Generation i20 R5 will be the Corsica WRC Rally on 29 September-2 October. Hyundai Motorsport driver Kevin Abbring and co-driver Seb Marshall continue to work on the development of the New Generation i20 R5 on this specific tarmac rally. ...

Sat September 24, 2016

Ile de Beauté beckons for M-Sport Ford Ile de Beauté beckons for M-Sport M-Sport World Rally Team's Mads Østberg and Éric Camilli will be looking for a change of fortune next week - taking to the wheel of their Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS WRCs for the FIA World Rally Championship's (WRC) legendary Tour de Corse. Based in Corsica - aptl...

Fri September 23, 2016

10,000 corners with sights on the title WRC 10,000 corners with sights on the title Tame a "wild beauty" and make history: Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) could be crowned world champions with Volkswagen for the fourth time in a row at their home event in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) - and that despite still having three rallies to come after th...

Tour de Force for Abu Dhabi Total WRT Citroen Tour de Force for Abu Dhabi Total WRT From Ajaccio to Porto-Vecchio, also taking in Bastia, the 2016 Tour de Corse (30 September - 2 October) promises to be a heavyweight challenge for the WRC crews. At its first appearance at a full tarmac rally this season, the Abu Dhabi Total WRT has entered two crews, with Kris M...

Tour de Corse marks Hyundai milestone WRC Tour de Corse marks Hyundai milestone Hyundai Motorsport returns to competitive action next week as the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) moves onto round ten, Tour de Corse, held on the Mediterranean island of Corsica. For Hyundai Motorsport, the event represents a significant milestone with three New Gene...

Wed September 7, 2016

Meeke and Breen to compete on Corsica Citroen Meeke and Breen to compete on Corsica Abu Dhabi Total WRT will enter two cars at the Tour de Corse, the French round of the World Rally Championship. Kris Meeke/Paul Nagle and Craig Breen/Scott Martin will be tasked with keeping up the team's run of good results, whilst Stéphane Lefebvre and Gabin Moreau will con...

i20 R5 set for WRC2 debut on Corsica WRC i20 R5 set for WRC2 debut on Corsica The New Generation i20 R5 will make its first WRC2 start next month at the Tour de Corse - Rallye de France (29 September-October 2), subject to a timely completion of the homologation process. Three of the brand new machines are set to line up for the event, the tenth round of t...

Sat September 3, 2016

Andolfi in Hyundai R5 on Tour de Corse WRC Andolfi in Hyundai R5 on Tour de Corse Pirelli-backed Fabio Andolfi, who has starred on the WRC3 championship this year in a Peugeot 208 R2 - notably winning the class in Sardinia - will step up to the brand new Hyundai i20 R5 on the Tour de Corse later this month: the next round of the World Rally Championship. ...

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