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Sun October 25, 2009

CJT end first year on a high Citroen CJT end first year on a high The 2009 World Rally Championship drew to a close today in Great Britain. Two of the C4 WRCs entered under the Citroën Junior Team banner have finished in the points. Petter Solberg/Phil Mills occupy fourth place while Conrad Rautenbach/Daniel Barritt are eighth. The team therefo...

Victory and 6th title for Loeb Citroen Victory and 6th title for Loeb It was an emotional final day of Rally GB for the Citroën Total WRT. In spite of having led from the outset, Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena only saw the rally swing decisively in their favour on the penultimate stage....

Ford Perfect points finish for Stobart

Ford Mikko misses title by single point

Sat October 24, 2009

Loeb pulls away on day two Citroen Loeb pulls away on day two Starting the day with a slender five-second advantage, Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena handled Day 2 of the 2009 Rally GB with aplomb. They set four fastest stage times in six stages, and took their Citroën C4 WRC to a lead of over half a minute. The five-time World Champions see...

Stobart solid on day two Ford Stobart solid on day two Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson produced a solid performance on the toughest day so far of Rally GB to stay in the points going into the final day of this year’s FIA World Rally Championship. The Stobart VK M-Sport Ford drivers held their ground despite the foul weather condit...

Mikko takes title fight to final day Ford Mikko takes title fight to final day Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen's bid for a maiden FIA World Rally Championship title will go down to the final day of the 2009 season in Wales tomorrow. The BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers will start the final leg of Rally of Great Britain in second place in a Fo...

Fri October 23, 2009

Advantage Loeb on day one Citroen Advantage Loeb on day one The first day of Rally Great Britain, the final round of the 2009 World Rally Championship, took crews to the infamous gravel stages of South Wales. Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena won four of the six tests, which handed them a narrow lead in the overall standings....

Stobart struggle on day one Ford Stobart struggle on day one It was a disappointing start to Rally GB, the final round of the FIA World Rally Championship, for Stobart VK M-Sport Ford drivers Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson as they battled against the unpredictable Welsh weather and mechanical problems throughout Day One. But both drive...

Hirvonen holds nerve on day one Ford Hirvonen holds nerve on day one A thrilling opening day of the FIA World Rally Championship decider in Great Britain ended with BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen lying second, just 5.3sec from the lead. The Finns, in a Ford Focus RS World Rally Car, traded seconds with...

Tue October 20, 2009

4 C4s for Citroen Juniors in Wales Citroen 4 C4s for Citroen Juniors in Wales For the first time the Citroën Junior Team will enter four Citroën C4 WRCs on the Rally Great Britain: the final round of this year’s FIA World Rally Championship. The regular Citroën Junior Team crews of Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia and Conrad Rautenbach/Daniel Barritt wil...

Loeb targets 6th world title in Wales Citroen Loeb targets 6th world title in Wales After wrapping up Citroën's fifth Manufacturers' world title* in Spain, the Citroën Total World Rally Team heads for the Rally of Great Britain looking to pull off yet another feat. This time, its mission will be to give Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena the means to secure...

Stobart target perfect home performance Ford Stobart target perfect home performance A successful season for the Stobart VK M-Sport Ford team comes to an exciting climax next week as the team prepares to celebrate its best year ever at its home event, the thrilling final round of the FIA World Rally Championship, Rally GB. Matthew Wilson is already assured of his...

Hirvonen targets title in Wales showdown Ford Hirvonen targets title in Wales showdown After 11 rounds, 219 speed tests and 3774.37km of competition, Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen's challenge for the FIA World Rally Championship drivers' title will be decided at the final fixture in Wales next weekend. The BP Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team duo start Ral...

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