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Sun October 28, 2012

Fuchs debut PWRC win with Symtech Subaru Fuchs debut PWRC win with Symtech Nicolas Fuchs has become the first Peruvian to claim a win on the Production Car World Rally Championship after he triumphed on the penultimate round of the series in Sardinia last weekend.     He claimed his debut victory at the wheel of a Symtech Racing Subaru Impreza STR1...

Sun October 21, 2012

Ford duo leave dramas behind Ford Ford duo leave dramas behind Ford World Rally Team avoided the dramas that afflicted the squad yesterday to enjoy a clean run through today’s third leg of Rally Italia Sardegna.  With hopes of a top result ended after Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson and team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila bot...

Hirvonen provisionally wins Sardegna Citroen Hirvonen provisionally wins Sardegna Note by ChrisB: Sorry, he hasn't won yet, but the last day is 16km, so what is going to happen? This is silly, when we are asking for longer events, I never meant such silly short days. Let's have a marathon rally with 10 days of 10km each and the total distance after 10 ...

Sat October 20, 2012

Double crash disappointment for Ford Ford Double crash disappointment for Ford Ford World Rally Team endured a double disappointment at Rally Italia Sardegna as both cars crashed into retirement during today’s second leg.  Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson retired from second in their Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car after hitting a rock, following the demis...

Hirvonen keeps out of trouble Citroen Hirvonen keeps out of trouble If the long list of retirements is anything to go by, day two of Rally Italia proved to be very tricky. Whilst Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena’s rally ended prematurely, Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen produced a flawless performance to keep out of trouble on the Sardinian ...

Sat October 13, 2012

Thierry Neuville aims even higher Citroen Thierry Neuville aims even higher After finishing in fourth place a few days ago at the Rallye de France, Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul are now looking for their first WRC podium finish. As was the case in New Zealand, the Belgian crew will be driving for the Qatar World Rally Team in the absence of Nas...

Citroen going for the win in Italy Citroen Citroen going for the win in Italy Just two weeks after the Rallye de France, the WRC moves on to Sardinia for the penultimate round of the season. Having already secured the Manufacturers' and Drivers’ titles*, the Citroën Total World Rally Team and the Sébastien Loeb/Daniel Elena crew could relax and take...

Ford ready for Italian job Ford Ford ready for Italian job Ford World Rally Team enters the final gravel round of the world championship season in Italy next week eager to extend its strong run of form.  One win and two second places in the last three rallies with the Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car means the squad journeys to Rally Itali...

Sun September 23, 2012

Neuville steps in for Al Attiyah Citroen Neuville steps in for Al Attiyah The Rally d’Italia Sardegna, the penultimate round of the World Rally Championship, has now been added to this season’s programme for the Thierry Neuville/Nicolas Gilsoul crew. Set to be busy testing the buggy in which he will be competing in the 2013 Dakar Rally, the Qatari ...

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