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Tue November 7, 2017

Elfyn Evans reflects on making history WRC Elfyn Evans reflects on making history Rally star Elfyn Evans rewrote the sporting history books on Sunday (29 October). By winning the 2017 Dayinsure Wales Rally GB, the 28-year-old from Dolgellau not only scored his maiden WRC victory but also became the first Welsh driver ever to win a round of the illustrious FIA ...

Sat November 4, 2017

3 titles and an El-Win Ford 3 titles and an El-Win M-Sport delivered the dream result at this weekend's Dayinsure Wales Rally GB - securing the FIA World Rally Championships for Drivers, Co-drivers and Manufacturers as well as the rally win. As Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia clinched their fifth FIA World Rally Cham...

Sun October 29, 2017

Welsh win in Wales & WRC titles decided WRC Welsh win in Wales & WRC titles decided A finely-judged third place at Dayinsure Wales Rally GB guaranteed a fifth consecutive FIA World Rally Championship for Sébastien Ogier with the 33-year-old Frenchman moving to second in the all-time rankings behind nine-time champion Sébastien Loeb. Victory for team-mate Elfy...

Tue October 24, 2017

Hyundai selects Sarrazin to run Huttunen WRC Hyundai selects Sarrazin to run Huttunen Hyundai Motorsport has selected Sarrazin Motorsport to run a New Generation i20 R5 for Finnish driver Jari Huttunen in selected WRC2 championship events in 2018 as part of the Hyundai Motorsport Driver development Program (HMDP). The French outfit, headed by experienced drive...

Three Skoda crews at Wales Rally GB Skoda Three Skoda crews at Wales Rally GB ŠKODA Motorsport will compete at the upcoming Wales Rally GB (26/10–29/10/2017) with three ŠKODA FABIA R5 cars driven by the new WRC 2 Champions Pontus Tidemand/Jonas Andersson WRC 2, Norwegians Ole Christian Veiby/Stig Rune Skjaermoen and Juuso Nordgren from Finland, joined by c...

Fiesta R5 quotes pre Wales Rally GB Ford Fiesta R5 quotes pre Wales Rally GB M-Sport will be running a number of Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta R5s in the FIA World Rally Championship's premier support series at Dayinsure Wales Rally GB. Here's what our WRC 2 contenders had to say ahead of the event. ...

M-Sport seek historic home soil success Ford M-Sport seek historic home soil success As M-Sport embark on the twelfth and penultimate round of the FIA World Rally Championship, the stage is set for a historic Dayinsure Wales Rally GB - the Cumbrian squad in with a strong chance of securing the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship for Manufacturers. With the crow...

Sat October 21, 2017

Loudon-clear guide Wales Rally GB WRC Loudon-clear guide Wales Rally GB Next week's going to be different. For one thing, I'll be wearing a suit. And doing a lot more reading, some writing and an awful lot more talking. I couldn't be more excited to be co-driving Matthew Wilson in a Ford Fiesta R5 for Dayinsure Wales Rally GB. But it ...

Tunnocks takes on the world with M-Sport Ford Tunnocks takes on the world with M-Sport Scotland's world-famous biscuit baker Tunnock's will join forces with Cumbrian firm M-Sport for Britain's round of the World Rally Championship next week. Estonian superstar and two-time world rally winner Ott Tänak will have Tunnock's incorporated into the li...

Four-car challenge for Hyundai WRC Four-car challenge for Hyundai Hyundai Motorsport will field a four-car entry into Wales Rally GB next week, the penultimate event in the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), and the final round in Europe. Following a series of disappointing events, the team is fully focused on securing a strong team r...

A home round for Citroen Racing crews Citroen A home round for Citroen Racing crews Although none of them are actually Welsh, Kris Meeke, Paul Nagle, Craig Breen, Scott Martin and Chris Patterson all think of Wales Rally GB as their home rally. Three weeks after winning in Catalonia, the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT heads into the penultimate round of the season ...

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