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Sun February 17, 2013

Protasov climbs to 2nd Subaru Protasov climbs to 2nd Ukrainian driver Yuriy Protasov has climbed up to second in the overall WRC2 standings after the all-snow Rally Sweden, where he finished a solid fourth on a surface that he does not know very well. Sweden, with its rapid stages and tall snowbanks, is one of the most specializ...

Sun February 10, 2013

Podium finish for Ostberg Ford Podium finish for Ostberg As the competitive action crossed the border into his native Norway, Qatar M-Sport World Rally Team’s Mads Østberg maintained a strong pace to claim his third successive podium in Rally Sweden today. The second round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) also proved fruitful ...

Citroen hold onto lead Citroen Citroen hold onto lead After pushing hard all the way on day three of Rally Sweden, Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena finished the event as runners-up, 41.8s behind the winners. In scoring two points in the Manufacturers’ World Championship, Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen ensured Citroën Total Ab...

Motorsport Italia Swedish review WRC Motorsport Italia Swedish review 'Hello for the last time from Rally Sweden, 'Today I had a road trip in a winter wonderland, following the rally car on a tour through Sweden and Norway. I headed off from the service park to refuel in the little town of Svulrya, then to Kirkener regroup, back to refue...

Sat February 9, 2013

Ford mid day quotes Ford Ford mid day quotes Mid day quotes Rally Sweden day2......

Fri February 8, 2013

Motorsport Italia Sweden leg1 WRC Motorsport Italia Sweden leg1 'Buona sera a tutti, 'It’s been an exciting first day at Rally Sweden. It was an early start - Michał and Maciek were second on the road, so they arrived at parc fermé just after 6am. Unfortunately, they immediately found the clutch on their MINI John Cooper Works...

Loeb shows some snow sense Citroen Loeb shows some snow sense Anyone hoping to end day one of Rally Sweden among the leaders certainly needed good turn of speed and some experience on these roads, but they probably needed a few acrobatic skills too! Lying in second position, half a minute behind the leader, Sébastien Loeb and Daniel El...

Strong comeback for Ostberg Ford Strong comeback for Ostberg Qatar M-Sport World Rally Team’s Mads Østberg put in a sterling performance to bring his Ford Fiesta RS WRC back from the brink of disaster today. Contesting the snow-covered stages of Rally Sweden, the Norwegian lies fourth going into the second day of competition with Evgeny No...

Tue February 5, 2013

Proton withdraws PG WRC Proton withdraws PG PROTON Motorsports has withdrawn its entry for P-G Andersson on next month’s Rally Sweden.   The Malaysian team had intended to start its 2013 season in the snows of Scandinavia, aiming for a repeat of the dominant class win achieved by P-G Andersson on Rally Sweden 2012. Unfor...

Mon February 4, 2013

Wilson replaces Al Attiyah in Sweden Ford Wilson replaces Al Attiyah in Sweden It is with regret that Nasser Al-Attiyah will not start the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship at Rally Sweden this week. Falling ill over the weekend, the Qatari was unable to attend his scheduled pre-event test today (Monday 4 February) and will thus skip the even...

Qatar M-Sport chase Scandinavian success Ford Qatar M-Sport chase Scandinavian success Five Ford Fiesta RS WRCs will represent M-Sport and the State of Qatar next week as the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) embarks on the snow-covered stages of Rally Sweden. Notoriously a strong event for M-Sport and the firm’s range of Ford Fiesta rally cars, Mads Østberg, Evge...

Citroen Sweden preview Citroen Citroen Sweden preview After a snow-covered Monte-Carlo rally, the World Rally Championship competitors must now brace themselves for the coldest round of the year. Studded tyres will be the order of the day on the frozen roads of Sweden and Norway for one of the season’s most spectacular rallies. ...

Motorsport Italia Sweden preview WRC Motorsport Italia Sweden preview 'Ciao a tutti, 'Bruno here. I’m very excited to be writing to you ahead of Rally Sweden. Monday is our pre-event test in Likenas, around 40km north of the Hagfors service park, and double World Champion Marcus Grönholm is joining us to tutor Michał on the snow....

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