VW Boys Lead by End of Day 1 – RACC Rally Spain | WRC – 2013

picture source wrc.com Rally Espana kicked off with the opening set of three stages late in the day, actually in night at around 20:18, local time. Sebastien Ogier continued his dominance an kept a very healthy margin with his fellow competition, and he did it in style by winning all the three stages of opening […]

Mikko’s Tragedy, Sebastien’s Parody | Ogier Wins Rally Australia, WRC – 2013

Sebastien Ogier wins Rally Australia, but looses the crown due to Mikko‘s misfortune! The Citroen driver started off the day with the opening stage victory, and the rest was claimed by the Frenchman.  Top three places were at the safe-keeping with Ogier, Mikko and Thierry Neuville, respectively – until a puncture to Mikko‘s rear left costed […]

Seb.Ogier’s Day Out – Day 3, Rally Australia | WRC – 2013

The penultimate day of Coates Hire Rally Australia was taken over by Sebastien Ogier! The Frenchman went on to claim all the 6 stage wins to extend off with a clear 45.9s to his nearest rival, the Citroen‘s Mikko Hirvonen. M-Sport‘s Thierry Neuville finished the day with third overall, with over a minute of gap […]

Sebastien Ogier gains speed – Day 2, WRC Rally Australia – 2013

Sebastien Ogier takes the lead early on day 2 after the opening stage, and also winning straight 7 of the 8 stages of the day. Fellow VW Polo R driver Jari-Matti Latvala regains his rhythm by taking the final stage victory. Baseline, it was an all Volkswagen day. First pass through the three main stages, […]

Andreas Mikkelsen Leads after SS2, WRC Rally Australia – 2013

Andreas Mikkelsen leads the Rally Australia after a couple of successive spectator special stages, at Coffs Harbour. Although it is too early to rejoice, the Norwegian has managed to lead in a WRC rally for the first time ever. Kris Meeke is behind him, in less than a second and Latvala is third overall. Thierry […]

WRC moves to the land of Kangaroos – Rally Australia, 2013

It is time for round 10 of 13, and WRC moves to the land of the kangaroos. Starting from Thursday 12th September through the weekend to the final on Sunday 15th September, the action shifts to the eastern coastal land, around Coffs Harbour. Situated north of the capital of the Australian continent, about 400+kms off […]

Freddy Loix Wins – Geko Ypres Rally, Belgium | Round 6 – ERC, 2013

Freddy Loix Wins the sixth round of the European Rally Championship, 2013 – Geko Ypres Rally, Belgium. The two day rally begun yesterday evening, and the since the opening stage, Freddy took the lead and maintained to the finish of the rally tonight. It was also the first world staging of the R5 cars, the […]