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Mon April 30, 2012

Ford with landmark result in Argentina Ford Ford with landmark result in Argentina Ford today claimed its 150th consecutive points finish in the FIA World Rally Championship.  Sixth place for Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson at Rally Argentina enabled Ford to become the first manufacturer to reach the milestone figure in the championship’s 39-year history....

Thank you Argentina & your wonderful fans WRC Thank you Argentina & your wonderful fans 'Hola everybody, it's 'Palmeirinha' again! 'Today at Rally Argentina I drove the longest Special Stage of my entire rally career, the 65.74km Matadero - Ambul stage. Of course I've driven longer stages in cross country but in a rally it was the fist tim...

Citroen Nasser & Thierry continue to improve

Citroen Another Citroen 1-2 in Argentina!

Sun April 29, 2012

Sordo retains 3rd in Argentina Ford Sordo retains 3rd in Argentina Ford World Rally Team drivers Dani Sordo and Carlos del Barrio maintained their podium position during today’s second leg of Rally Argentina.  A consistent pace in their Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car kept the Spanish duo in third place with one day remaining in this fifth round ...

Loeb and Hirvonen aim for 1-2 Citroen Loeb and Hirvonen aim for 1-2 With just a tenth of a second between them at the start of day two of Rally Argentina, the Sébastien Loeb/Daniel Elena and Mikko Hirvonen/Jarmo Lehtinen crews continued to battle for the lead throughout the morning. After moving clear at the top of the overall standings, the D...

Sat April 28, 2012

Fighting Spirit Palmeiras-Style WRC Fighting Spirit Palmeiras-Style 'Hola everybody, Paulo here! 'Rally Argentina started last night with a Super Special Stage! The start of the stage had been delayed when we arrived, which gave us time to watch the top drivers competing. Oh my goodness! It's almost like they do another sport to me...

Sordo learns quickly to hold third Ford Sordo learns quickly to hold third Dani Sordo and Carlos del Barrio delivered an outstanding debut drive for Ford World Rally Team today to hold third after the opening leg of Rally Argentina.  The Spanish duo, drafted into the line-up for the injured Jari-Matti Latvala, never put a foot wrong after just a day’s t...

Citroen drivers tan-go for top spot Citroen Citroen drivers tan-go for top spot With over 200 kilometres of timed stages, the first leg of Rally Argentina looked set to be a particularly difficult test, and that’s exactly what it turned out to be! Gradually improving as the day wore on, Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena grabbed the overall lead three quart...

Sun April 22, 2012

Paulo Nobre talks Rally Argentina WRC Paulo Nobre talks Rally Argentina Introducing your host for the event...Mr. Paulo Nobre 'Fala galera, it's Paulo Nobre here, or "Palmeirinha", as many people from Brazilian rallying, call me!...

Fri April 20, 2012

Stamina key for Ford at Argentine fiesta Ford Stamina key for Ford at Argentine fiesta Ford World Rally Team faces the longest FIA World Rally Championship encounter for almost 10 years in South America next week.  More than 500km of rough road competition lie in wait at Rally Argentina (26 - 29 April), making this fifth round of the season the longest since Kenya’...

Meet the rally ‘aficionados‘ Citroen Meet the rally ‘aficionados‘ The fifth round in this year’s FIA World Championship, Rally Argentina is always a popular event on the calendar thanks to its stunning scenery and the great atmosphere served up by the country’s motorsport ‘aficionados’. The Citroën Total World Rally Team’s line-up features ...

Nasser returns to happy hunting grounds Citroen Nasser returns to happy hunting grounds After finishing fourth overall in Portugal, Nasser Al-Attiyah and Giovanni Bernacchini start Rally Argentina full of confidence. In one of the countries where he won the 2011 Dakar Rally, the Qatari will be aiming to continue improving in the Citroën DS3 WRC. After scoring th...

Wed April 18, 2012

Ford taps Sordo for Rally Argentina Ford Ford taps Sordo for Rally Argentina Ford World Rally Team has finalised an agreement for Dani Sordo and Carlos del Barrio to drive for the squad in next week’s Rally Argentina. ...

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