FIA – Rally World Updates, Jean Todt Re-elected FIA President & FIA Prize Giving Gala!

In purview of the upcoming season 2014 motorsport series, FIA HQ was busy with meetings in this week. Two important meets were in the interests of the rallying flavour. The first one, being the top level rallying championships’ [WRC] minor changes in the season format. We remember the last time the meeting was held, reportedly […]

Jan Kopecký Wins Croatia Rally + Seals ERC Driver’s Title | ERC – 2013

Jan Kopecký won the Croatia Rally, and along with it, the season’s ERC driver’s title, and the co-driver’s title to his navi Pavel Dresler. With just another two rounds to conclude the championship this year, with more than 100 points to Bryan Bouffier – the title is secured to the Czech. Also a great news […]

Kopecky Leads after Day 1 – Rally Croatia | ERC – 2013

Jan Kopecky leads Rally Croatia by the end of SS7. The Czech managed to squeeze out a 52.9s gap in the second half of the re-run of the morning stages, from a 10.5s deficit. Andreas Aigner who had built up the lead by end of loop-1 of today’s stages in his Subaru Impreza R4, succumbed […]

Bryan Bouffier builds a healthy lead – Day 1 | ERC, Rally Poland – 2013

Bryan Bouffier keeps a tab on the rest of the field, while the homeland star Robert Kubica struggled. With a brilliant start, right from SS1 Talty 1 (6.15 kms), till the end of SS7 helped Bouffier in securing the top position. Since morning, the conditions were not ideal enough to push, but still all the […]

70° Rally Poland – A Preview | ERC – 2013

The 70th Rally Poland is one of the rally that was eagerly looked upon, being the former F1 star Robert Kubica‘s homeland and also because of his outing in the event with the Citroen DS3 RRC rally car. But in the pre-event testing, Kubica crashed heavily and left the car looking beyond repair. But the […]

Robert Kubica on top at end of Leg 1 – Sata Rallye Acores | Rally Cut-Short due to Overnight Heavy Rains

Andre Lavadinho World Photography Overnight heavy downpour has claimed a few stages resulting in drastic changes to the rally itinerary. SS1 – Coroa da Mata 1 was eventually cancelled and SS2 – São Brás/Vila Franca 1 – was shortened from 16.38 km to 6.14 km. Revised stage length of the first  leg is now less […]