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 […]

Finally After a BIG Long Break – Top Level Rallying Resumes at Finland

WRC had hibernated to a mid-season break, so did we. After a gap of little more than a month at the top level action, WRC returns at the Jyväskylä, Finland. Neste Oil Rally Finland or best known abbreviated as NORF is the best of the gravel rallies and unarguably the most celebrated. Highly enthusiastic crowd, […]