Ogier rises up to no.1, Bouffier & Meeke settle for 2nd & 3rd, Day 2 | Rallye MonteCarlo – 2014

Was it too much for Bryan Bouffier to handle or was it simply the world champion had determined a comeback day, but it was Sebastien Ogier who flew through the day with maximum attack to take the lead from his fellow compatriot. Being in a privateer+Msport-supported entry into top level rallying, in Monte up and […]

Bryan Bouffier leads Rallye MonteCarlo, after Day 1 | WRC – 2014

Rallye MonteCarlo roads can be bad for you, especially if you don’t respect it during winter! It proved true for the debuting Hyundai World Rally Team‘s driver Thierry Neuville on the very first stage in under 10 km from the start. He crashed heavily on the car’s rear, fortunately nobody was hurt, but did populate […]

Dani Sordo Delights Home Crowd – RACC Rally of Spain | WRC – 2013

Even those winding well barricaded & constructed circuit like asphalt roads of Catalunya showed some teeth, and Sebastien Ogier was the one the first to find out in the top class of rally cars. His team-mate, Jari-Matti Latvala, had put a word of caution – but Frenchman seems like to have ignored it and ended […]

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 […]

The Penultimate Round – WRC, 2013 | RACC Rally de Espana [Spain]

The RallyRACC-Rally de Espana is an unique event from past seasons of the WRC and also for being the only true mixed surface round of the season. Nowhere else any other WRC event has three days of rallying been split across gravel and asphalt. Here in Spain the first day’s competition is on gravel, with […]

Seb.Loeb vs Seb.Ogier – The Final Showdown, at Rallye de’ France | WRC – 2013

In a last of its kind, the Sebastien vs Sebastien [Loeb.vs.Ogier] that is definitely going into the books of World Rally Championship history, we are awaiting for the final action to begin at Rallye de France, Alsace. This will be his the last official outing of the nine-timer World Rally Champion driver is competing for […]

A Fantastic Showdown to a Spectacular Rally – Neste Oil Rally Finland, 2013

On the final day with only 8 stages left, totalling to 130.20 km, and with the first stage SS16 Surkee 14.95 kms scheduled at 8:26 local time. Overnight the rally stewards decided to change the stage time for Chris Meeke, as he was blocked by Evgeny Novikov in SS8, yesterday and hence lost a lot […]

Loads of Drama on Special Stages – Day 2, Rally Finland – 2013

Today was a perfect example to explain about Sebastien Ogier and his veteran compatriot Loeb. It takes loads of patience, perhaps even large quantities of skill combined with a super intelligent mind to take it towards the victory. Competitor after competitor, stage after stage the carnage of the gravel GP took its toll, yet Ogier […]

Day 1 Concludes, Quite a Bit of Drama on the Stages at Rally Finland – 2013

Sebastien Ogier opened the first stage win, Latvala came close in second, while Mikko clocked third quickest. The second stage, Torittu 1 got dramatic to VW boys after a bit of drama at the top 2 positions, as Ogier slipped down to get out 5th fastest, and Latvala hit a rock damaging the left-rear suspension […]

Mikko is the Fastest Finn in [Qualifying] Neste Oil Rally Finland – 2013

Rally Finland officially got into action today, with a couple of free practice sessions and finally finished all hair-raising action at the Qualifying Stage. It was Latvala & then Ogier who were fastest in the first two tests, but it is the Qualifying Stage timing that counts. Local WRC hero, Citroen‘s No.1 driver, the birthday […]