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Sat May 13, 2017

Canarias Junior U27 Quotes IRC Canarias Junior U27 Quotes MAY 2017 FIA ERC JUNIOR UNDER 27 CHAMPIONSHIP POST-EVENT QUOTES Round 2 of 6: Rally Islas Canarias, 4-6 May ...

Canarias Junior U28 Quotes IRC Canarias Junior U28 Quotes MAY 2017 FIA ERC JUNIOR UNDER 28 CHAMPIONSHIP POST-EVENT QUOTES Round 2 of 6: Rally Islas Canarias, 4-6 May ...

Mon May 8, 2017

Lopez wins Junior U28 class in Canarias Peugeot Lopez wins Junior U28 class in Canarias At the finish line of a fiercely-fought second round of the 2017 FIA ERC, Pepe LÓPEZ, 21, won the U28 class (under 28), his maiden international win, with the PEUGEOT 208T16 of the PEUGEOT RALLY ACADEMY. Weather conditions in the Canary Islands this week-end proved tricky, with a...

Canarias post event press conference IRC Canarias post event press conference FIA European Rally Championship 2017: Round 2 of 8 Rally Islas Canarias, 4-6 May Present: Alexey Lukyanuk/Alexey Artaunov (Russian Performance Motorsport), first overall; Kajetan Kajetanowicz/Jarek Baran (LOTOS Rally Team), second overall; Bruno Magalhães/Hugo Magalhães,...

Sat May 6, 2017

Nightmare over for Lukyanuk IRC Nightmare over for Lukyanuk Alexey Lukyanuk delivered a Tarmac-driving masterclass to win Rally Islas Canarias for the second year running and get his FIA European Rally Championship title bid firmly back on track in the process. Driving a Russian Performance Motorsport-entered Ford Fiesta R5, Lukyanuk won ...

Canarias: Pirelli dominates all classes IRC Canarias: Pirelli dominates all classes Pirelli drivers have dominated all the categories on the Rally Islas Canarias, the first asphalt round of the FIA European Rally Championship, by winning every stage. Russian driver Alexey Lukyanuk dominated the event, winning 10 stages, finishing nearly a minute ahead ahead of t...

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IRC E SS12 - End @ 05:02 PM - Exciting finale. Lukyanuk keeps it together and wins. Lopez drives careful for Junior28 win but loses place overall to Monzon. Garcia takes Michel for 7th. Final results (after SS12)(subject to last road section and scrutineering):
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 2h06m01s8;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +57s2;
3rd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +1m03s6;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +1m15s4;
5th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +1m28s7;
6th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, 1m33s8;
7th= Garcia/Gonzales, Ford, +1m41s4;
8th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +1m43s7;
9th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +2m23s2;
10th= Griebel/Kopczyk, Skoda, +2m37s1

IRC E SS11 @ 04:06 PM - Kajto pips Lukyanuk by 0.1s to the stage win. Kajto and Ares both respond to the attacks of Magalhaes and Lopez. Garcia lost 15s and a place. Results after SS11:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 1h57m00s7;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +52s6;
3rd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +1m00s3;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +1m12s2;
5th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +1m16s2;
6th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, 1m22s2;
7th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +1m34s1;
8th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +1m37s8;
9th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +2m03s7;
10th= Griebel/Kopczyk, Skoda, +2m21s2

IRC E SS10 - big fights as gaps narrow @ 03:30 PM - Flying time by Lukyanuk. Exciting battle for 2nd, Kajto loses a bit in fog and is now only 4.1s ahead of Magalhaes. Lopez takes 10s out of Ares, gap down to 1.9s. Results after SS10:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 1h48m08s2;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +52s7;
3rd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +56s8;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +1m10s4;
5th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +1m12s3;
6th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, 1m17s5;
7th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +1m18s2;
8th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +1m27s1;
9th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +1m52s6;
10th= Griebel/Kopczyk, Skoda, +2m13s6

IRC E SS9 @ 01:02 PM - Another stage win for Lukyanuk. Accidents for Michel and Grzyb, both continu but lose places. Results after SS9:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 1h32m54s7;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +39s6;
3rd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, 48s7;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +53s7;
5th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +1m04s9;
6th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, 1m06s3;
7th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +1m11s3;
8th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +1m15s1;
9th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +1m37s2;
10th= Griebel/Kopczyk, Skoda, +2m02s8

IRC E SS8 @ 11:51 AM - Kajto wins stage. It's the first stagethat Lukyanuk didn't win. Garcia drops 2 places despite good time, just such a close battle. Results after SS8:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 1h23m52s1;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +35s9;
3rd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, 42s;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +45s3;
5th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +51s6;
6th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +53s4;
7th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +1m00s2;
8th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +1m00s3;
9th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +1m24s2;
10th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +1m30s9

IRC E SS7 @ 11:38 AM - Top time by Lukyanuk. Magalhaes overheated his tyres in the first wet section and couldn't find rhythm thereafter, dropping behind Kajto. Results after SS7:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 1h14m53s5;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +38s9;
3rd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, 41s4;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +46s;
5th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +46s8;
6th= Garcia/Gonzales, Ford, +55s7;
7th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +55s9;
8th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +1m01s1;
9th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +1m19s2;
10th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +1m20s4

Fri May 5, 2017

Lukyanuk leads on Canarias IRC Lukyanuk leads on Canarias A sensational charge through today’s fourth stage has put Alexey Lukyanuk on course for a second straight victory on Rally Islas Canarias, round two of the all-action FIA European Rally Championship. The Russian rocket, driving a Ford Fiesta R5, reached midday service in Las P...

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IRC E SS6 - Day1 @ 09:23 PM - Short 2min superspecial, obviously nothing happened, although Bouffier managed to pass Grzyb. Results after day1 (SS6):
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 59m37s5;
2nd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +25s7;
3rd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 27s9;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +35s3;
5th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +35s7;
6th= Garcia/Gonzales, Ford, +44s1;
7th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +45s;
8th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +50s9;
9th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +1m00s5;
10th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +1m00s9

IRC E SS5 @ 05:10 PM - This stage is an interesting mix of using the first part of SS2, then transferring to the last part of SS3. Fog now rather than rain. Magalhaes and Lukyanuk are now the guys to beat, Magalhaes passing Kajto. Results after SS5:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 57m21s4;
2nd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +23s9;
3rd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 27s7;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +32s5;
5th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +33s1;
6th= Garcia/Gonzales, Ford, +41s3;
7th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +42s3;
8th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +45s2;
9th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +57s4;
10th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +58s6

IRC E SS4 @ 03:57 PM - Repeat of SS1 with small port of the stage now wet. Suarez drops 2min with engine down on power and Kajto has cooked the brakes, great times for Lukyanuk and Magalhaes. Results after SS4:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 48m47s7;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +20s4;
3rd= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, 21s7;
4th= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +25s8;
5th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +28s6;
6th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +35s2;
7th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +35s5;
8th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +36s2;
9th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +43s7;
10th= Bouffier/Giraudet, Ford, +47s3

IRC E SS3 @ 12:46 AM - Lukyanuk takes near 7sec out of Kajto. Suarez is only .7 of a sec slower than Lukyanuk. That's Lukyanuk back in the lead. Results after SS3:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 33m53s7;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +2s5;
3rd= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +9s;
4th= Suarez/Carrera, Peugeot, +9s3;
5th= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +14s5;
6th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +15s8;
7th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +18s8;
8th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +21s4;
9th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +22s;
10th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +25s8

IRC E SS2 @ 12:21 AM - Another flyer from Lukyanuk, and Kajto as well. But Lukyanuk has a jump start penalty here which drops him to 2nd. Several drivers complaining their tyres are destroyed, so SS3 will be interesting. Results after SS2:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 24m30s7;
2nd= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, +4s2;
3rd= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +8s7;
4th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +12s2;
5th= Suarez/Carrera, Peugeot, +12s8;
6th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +13s6;
7th= Monzon/Deniz, Ford, +14s9;
8th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +16s;
9th= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +16s8;
10th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +19s8

IRC E SS1 @ 11:33 AM - Lukyanuk flying, strong time also by Peugeot junior Lopez. Stages are all dry. Dramatic start for Ford Poland fans, Habaj didn't start after crashing in shakedown and Kasperczyk crashed here in SS1. Crews OK. Results after SS1:
1st= Lukyanuk/Arnautov, Ford, 14m58s;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +5s;
3rd= Lopez/Rozada, Peugeot, +6s5;
4th= Monzon/Diniz, Ford, +9s4;
5th= Suarez/Carrera, Peugeot, +10s;
6th= Michel/Degout, Skoda, +10s4;
7th= Ares/Pintor, Hyundai, +11s4;
8th= Garcia/Gonzalez, Ford, +13s6;
9th= Magalhaes/Magalhaes, Skoda, +14s5;
10th= Grzyb/Zawada, Skoda, +14s8

Thu May 4, 2017

Peugeot: Lopez, Suarez tackle home event Peugeot Peugeot: Lopez, Suarez tackle home event The most eagerly anticipated rally of the season is next up for the PEUGEOT RALLY ACADEMY's Pepe LÓPEZ and José SUÁREZ who will be in action at Rally Islas Canarias, round two of the 2017 FIA European Rally Championship (ERC Junior - U28)....

Rallye Islas Canarias press conference IRC Rallye Islas Canarias press conference FIA European Rally Championship 2017: Round 2 of 8 Rally Islas Canarias, 4-6 May Present: Emma Falcón, RMC Motorsport Pepe López, Peugeot Rally Academy Alexey Lukyanuk, Russian Performance Motorsport Luis Monzón, Auto Laca Competicion Surhayen Pernía, RMC Motorsport Jos...

Wed April 26, 2017

ERC Rallye Canarias attracts 125 entries IRC ERC Rallye Canarias attracts 125 entries The popularity of the all-action FIA European Rally Championship has once again been underlined, this time with the Rally Islas Canarias organising team confirming a 125-car entry for the second event of the 2017 ERC season. Sixty-eight crews will tackle the ERC section of the...

Thu April 20, 2017

ERC and Canarias extend agreement IRC ERC and Canarias extend agreement FIA European Rally Championship promoter Eurosport Events and the Rally Islas Canarias organising team have finalised a two-year extension to their existing agreement. Currently due to expire following next month’s 41st edition, the extended deal will ensure that the event wil...

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