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Sun November 11, 2012

Protasov wins inaugural Rally Class WRC Protasov wins inaugural Rally Class Ukrainian driver Yuri Protasov has resoundingly won the inaugural Rally Class series by sealing yet another victory on the Rally of Spain – the final rally of the six-round series.         Protasov racked up 147 points over the course of the season, while Mexican d...

Latvala clinches 3rd in championship Ford Latvala clinches 3rd in championship Ford World Rally Team drivers Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila finished second in Rally de España today to secure third place in the 2012 FIA World Rally Championship.  The Finns ended this 13th and final round of the series just 7.0sec from victory in their Ford Fiesta RS W...

WRC A season closer

Citroen 2012 season draws to a close

Citroen Loeb & Citroen round off season with win

Sat November 10, 2012

The tarmac experts come to the fore Citroen The tarmac experts come to the fore After the first leg was largely contested on muddy gravel, Rally de Espana continued today on Catalonia’s fast, wide roads. Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena grabbed the lead on the second stage of the day before going on to build a substantial lead of close to half a minute ov...

Smooth Latvala climbs the order Ford Smooth Latvala climbs the order Ford World Rally Team’s Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila delivered a performance as smooth as the Spanish asphalt as they climbed to second in Rally de España today.  An accomplished sealed surface display gave them the advantage in the battle for third place in the final FI...

Fri November 9, 2012

A mud bath for the Citroen DS3s Citroen A mud bath for the Citroen DS3s The rain-sodden gravel stages in the south of Catalonia presented the competitors with a real challenge on day one of the Rally de Espana. Managing to steer clear of trouble throughout the day, the Citroën Total World Rally Team drivers are well placed to challenge in the rest...

Latvala 3rd as rain brings attriction Ford Latvala 3rd as rain brings attriction Ford World Rally Team drivers Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila ended a remarkably savage opening day of Rally de España in third.  Heavy rain transformed the dry gravel roads into a muddy mess, and after a careful morning the Finns excelled in treacherously slippery conditio...

Mon November 5, 2012

PROTON Catalunya Preview WRC PROTON Catalunya Preview PROTON Motorsports driver P-G Andersson knows Super 2000 victory on next week’s Catalunya Rally will be enough for him to secure a third world championship title – and a first SWRC win with the Malaysian manufacturer....

Sat November 3, 2012

Ford aims high at WRC finale Ford Ford aims high at WRC finale Ford aims to end its official participation in the FIA World Rally Championship on a high note next week when the 2012 season comes to a close in Spain.  After the decision to stop its factory team at the end of the year, Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila and team-mates Pette...

Viva la vida for Mini WRC Viva la vida for Mini ‘Ciao everyone, ‘Bruno at WRC Team MINI Portugal here! We’re all set to tackle Rally de España, the final round of this year’s World Rally Championship. It might be the last event on this year's calendar, but as always we're approaching it head on with maximum focus!...

Hans Weijss joins Thierry Neuville Citroen Hans Weijss joins Thierry Neuville The final round of the 2012 season, Rally de Espana will provide the crews with the last opportunity of the year to showcase their talents. With fourth position his best result to date, Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul (Citroën Junior World Rally Team) will be determined t...

Final flourish in Spain Citroen Final flourish in Spain The final round of the 2012 World Rally Championship, Rally de Espana will also see Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena’s last full season in WRC draw to a close. For the Citroën Total World Rally Team, it will be very much the end of an era, and one which has seen nine consecuti...

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