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Mon October 31, 2011

Golden Stage Rally set for live television IRC Golden Stage Rally set for live television The Cyprus Golden Stage Rally will be shown live on television around the world when it takes place for a second time on Sunday 6 November....

Thierry Neuville on his own Peugeot Thierry Neuville on his own The last round of the 2011 Intercontinental Rally Challenge (November 3-5) takes teams to Cyprus where Thierry Neuville will be the best-placed 207 S2000 runner in the chase for the Drivers’ crown. Despite his limited experience of the event, the Peugeot Belgium- Luxemburg yo...

Citroen Harry aims for victory on IRC finale

Skoda Skoda sends 4 candidates to Cyprus

Tue October 25, 2011

Breen open to more IRC action in 2012 Ford Breen open to more IRC action in 2012 Craig Breen is contemplating more appearances in the Intercontinental Rally Challenge next season following his stunning run to fourth overall on RACMSA Rally of Scotland recently....

WTCC switch for IRC Prod. Cup winner Subaru WTCC switch for IRC Prod. Cup winner Toshi Arai, who celebrated his maiden IRC Production Cup victory on RACMSA Rally of Scotland earlier this month, will switch to circuit racing this weekend when he contests rounds 19 and 20 of the World Touring Car Championship at Suzuka in his native Japan....

University calls for IRC promise Kangur      IRC University calls for IRC promise Kangur     Martin Kangur says it’s unclear how many Intercontinental Rally Challenge events he will tackle in 2012 because he is due to enrol at university in his native Estonia....

Cetinkaya set for 2nd IRC run in Cyprus Skoda Cetinkaya set for 2nd IRC run in Cyprus Burcu Cetinkaya, the only female driver to score points in the Intercontinental Rally Challenge, plans to build on the experience she gained at the wheel of her SKODA Fabia Super 2000 in Scotland earlier this month when she contests the Cyprus Rally from 3-5 November....

Neuville to go all out in IRC title bid Peugeot Neuville to go all out in IRC title bid Thierry Neuville says he “will do everything to win” the prestigious Intercontinental Rally Challenge crown when the series concludes with a six-way title fight on the Cyprus Rally next month....

Novikov scores his 1st points of season Citroen Novikov scores his 1st points of season Evgeny Novikov and Denis Giraudet finished seventh in their first outing at the wheel of a Citroën DS3 WRC in a round of the World Rally Championship. Despite being delayed by a puncture, Peter Van Merksteijn and Erwin Monbaerts showed how much they have improved on tarmac, and a...

7th World Title for Citroen Citroen 7th World Title for Citroen Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena drove a perfect race on the Catalonian gravel and killed two birds with one stone thanks to the sixty-seventh victory of their career. First, they gave the Citroën Total World Rally Team their seventh world title with one round still to go before t...

Mon October 24, 2011

Paint Wales Rally GB Orange General Paint Wales Rally GB Orange Commemorative charity t-shirt to mark the 10th anniversary of Richard’s 2001 World Title launched by WRC drivers...

Golden Stage Rally excitement builds IRC Golden Stage Rally excitement builds Preparations for the second running of the Cyprus In Your Heart Golden Stage Rally on 6 November continue apace with confirmation that the overall winner stands to receive 40,000 Euros in prize money....

IRC crew celebrate half century Skoda IRC crew celebrate half century SKODA Auto Deutschland crew Matthias Kahle and Peter Gobel marked 50 events together when they finished 10th overall on RACMSA Rally of Scotland last week....

Rally of Scotland stages praised IRC Rally of Scotland stages praised Scotland hosted its third Intercontinental Rally Challenge event last week with leading crews praising the exciting and demanding nature of the stages despite the onset of wet and muddy conditions....

IRC titles won in Scotland IRC IRC titles won in Scotland Two significant Intercontinental Rally Challenge titles were won during RACMSA Rally of Scotland with SKODA crowned IRC manufacturers’ champion for a second consecutive season and Honda clinching the IRC 2WD Cup manufacturers’ title spoils for the first time....

Six-way IRC battle set for Cyprus finale IRC Six-way IRC battle set for Cyprus finale An unprecedented six drivers will do battle for the Intercontinental Rally Challenge crown when the series reaches its electrifying climax on the Cyprus Rally next month (3-5 November)....

Sun October 23, 2011

Double podium in Spain for Ford Ford Double podium in Spain for Ford Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen’s quest for a maiden FIA World Rally Championship title will go to a final round shootout after Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team claimed a double podium in Rally de España today.  They finished second in a Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car with team-...

Hänninen SWRChamp with victory in Spain WRC Hänninen SWRChamp with victory in Spain *subject to the official publication of the results by the FIA Sealing their third SWRC win this season, Finnish pairing Juho Hänninen (Škoda, Michelin) and his co-­‐driver Mikko Markkula secured the 2011 FIA Super 2000 World Rally Champ...

Spain SWRC driver quotes WRC Spain SWRC driver quotes Here the full Rallye de Spain/Catalunya SWRC driver-by-driver quotes and stories....

Flodin back on top at Rally de España WRC Flodin back on top at Rally de España 2010 PWRC runner-­‐up Patrik Flodin (SWE, Subaru, Michelin) and his co-­‐driver Göran Bergsten successfully drove their Michelin-­‐shod Subaru Impreza to victory on the sixth and penultimate event of the 2011 FIA Production car W...

Spain PWRC driver quotes WRC Spain PWRC driver quotes Here the full Rallye de Spain/Catalunya PWRC driver-by-driver quotes and stories....

Skoda's 1st WRC titel in history Skoda Skoda's 1st WRC titel in history ŠKODA has achieved a historic triumph, the first World Championship title in its history, after Red Bull ŠKODA's Juho Hänninen & Mikko Markkula (FIN) in a Fabia Super 2000 secured the overall victory in the last rally of this year's SWRC. Having put in a fantastic perf...

Sat October 22, 2011

Latvala sets the pace during day 2 Ford Latvala sets the pace during day 2 Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila were fastest in today’s second leg of Rally de España.  They won three of the six asphalt speed tests in a Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car to retain a strong second place in this 12th and penultimate rou...

SWRC title chances look good for Juho Skoda SWRC title chances look good for Juho Red Bull ŠKODA's Hänninen & Markkula are near winning the SWRC title after Day 2 of RACC Rally Espana, the last event of this year's series. After three fourths of the event's total number of kilometres, Finland's crew in a Fabia Super 2000 are second, only 0.4...

Luca Rossetti at Valias forf ERC title bit Fiat Luca Rossetti at Valias forf ERC title bit Luca Rossetti is getting ready at the wheel of the Abarth Grande Punto S2000, with the colours of United Business, to tackle the final scheduled round of the European Championship, the difficult but fascinating and prestigious 52° Rallye International du Valais  which will be hel...

Bernardo Sousa changes to 207 for Valais Peugeot Bernardo Sousa changes to 207 for Valais Thanks to the cooperation agreement with United Business, Bernardo Sousa will take part in the Rallye du Valais from October 27th to 29th, the last round of the European Rally Championship. The strong young Portuguese driver will have two intense weeks, he will participate from O...

Title for Honda in the IRC Cup 2011 IRC Title for Honda in the IRC Cup 2011 Estonian Martin Kangur claimed his first victory in the Intercontinental Rally Challenge at the RACMSA Rally of Scotland this weekend and in some style, dominating the penultimate round of the rally series with co-driver Silver Kutt. Hungarian Janos Puskadi and his co-driver Barn...

Latvala leads until spin proves costly Ford Latvala leads until spin proves costly Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team ended today’s demanding opening leg of Rally de España in second and third places.  Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila hold second in a Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car, while team-mates Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen lie 23.6sec behind their f...

Hirvonen uses past experiences Ford Hirvonen uses past experiences Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team’s Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen will draw on previous experience to boost their world championship title challenge as they head to Spain next week for the penultimate round.  They are tied for the lead of the drivers’ series and with three poin...

Skoda makes excellent start in Spain Skoda Skoda makes excellent start in Spain RACC Rally Espana, the last and also the decisive event of this year's championship, promised a thrilling battle. The difference between the two favourites for winning the title, Hänninen and Tänak, was just three points before the start. Taking place in the surroundings o...

Thu October 20, 2011

Red Bull Skoda set for thrilling finale Skoda Red Bull Skoda set for thrilling finale The end of the 2011 SWRC could not have been more thrilling: Red Bull ŠKODA's Juho Hänninen & Mikko Markkula lead by just three points before the season's last event in Spain. The Finnish crew hold all the trumps to win the title, but they will have to be on guard all ...

Mini Spain Preview WRC Mini Spain Preview For its fifth event of the 2011 World Rally Championship the MINI WRC Team is heading to home turf for Dani Sordo (ES) and Carlos del Barrio (ES) for the Rally RACC - Rally of Spain....

Piero Longhi is Slovenian Champion Skoda Piero Longhi is Slovenian Champion In the last event of the 2011 season, the Rally Idrija, Piero Longhi has won the 2011 Slovenian Rally Championship, with the Skoda Fabia S2000 of the Skoda Rally Team Slovenia. ...

Novikov joins Citroen B-Team Citroen Novikov joins Citroen B-Team Rally Spain is the only mixed event of the season, and it looks like being one of the highlights of the year for Citroën Racing Technologies....

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