August 27th, 2013
Andreas Mikkelsen will compete with Paul Nagle as his new co-driver in the World Rally Championship’s Rally Australia next month.
August 3rd, 2013
Sebastien Ogier claimed his first Rally Finland victory by a comfortable margin, while Thierry Neuville won an amazing battle for second. Ogier had taken control of the rally on Friday afternoon , when he burst clear of what had started off as a super-close tussle involving the World Rally Championship leader’s Volkswagen, M-Sport Ford team-mates Neuville and Mads Ostberg, and Citroen’s Mikko Hirvonen. All led at various junctures and the lead group was often covered by just seconds
August 2nd, 2013
Sebastien Ogier claimed five straight stages wins on Friday evening to hold a commanding lead at the end of the second day of Rally Finland. The Volkswagen ace has almost 40 seconds in hand over the embattled M-Sport Fords of Thierry Neuville and Mads Ostberg
June 27th, 2013
Freddy Loix began his European Rally Championship return with the fastest time on the Ypres Rally qualifying stage on Thursday evening.
June 22nd, 2013
Robert Kubica threatened to pull out of Rally Italy if event organisers did not give him a bigger gap to the cars ahead of his Citroen in the running order. The Pole’s ultimatum came at the end of the opening day when, despite building a one-minute lead at the front of the WRC 2 category, he was ready to walk away from the event
June 20th, 2013
PG Andersson insists his focus is firmly on the finish of Rally Italy as the Swede returns to World Rally Car competition. The former factory Suzuki WRC driver, a two-time Junior WRC champion, has not had a top-class car for two seasons, driving mainly for Proton in S2000 competition. He returns to the sport’s highest level in a Ford Fiesta RS WRC for the remaining European rounds of the series and completed a 75-mile test in the car ahead of the Sardinia event, which starts on Friday.
June 7th, 2013
The route for this year’s Catalunya Rally has undergone a significant change with the introduction of three night stages to open the October event. In a further change, the penultimate round of this year’s series will also shift its gravel stages from the first to the final day of the rally. Following the success of a ceremonial start in Barcelona last season, the rally gets underway from outside the cathedral at 18:00 on Friday October 25, a day later than last season