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Twin Retirements Rock Rally Australia, WRC

Two front runners crashed out in saturday’s action of Rally Australia, the final WRC event. The then rally leader, Andreas Mikkelsen clipped a bank too fast at SS10, damaged two of his left tyres and was forced to retire as he was carrying only one spare wheel in his Hyundai i20 WRC. However this became […]

Triple Victory At Wales for M-Sport, WRC

Triple Victory At Wales for M-Sport, WRC

Triple-Victory at Wales for M-Sport, claiming World Championship for both Manufacturers and Driver/Co-driver. And adding to that like icing on top of the cake, it was Elfyn Evans brilliant debut rally victory at his homeland, making it triple the fun for the English team. Winning a championship for manufacturers is perhaps very complex when compared to […]

JML, Ogier, Paddon on top 3 after day 2, WRC Rally Argentina

Opening of the second and full day of Rally Argentina kept the fast five on the top. Sebastien Ogier lead the rally from day 1 until SS4, where Jari-Matti Latvala took over the lead. Kiwi Hayden Paddon in his good form this time, raised himself to second overall for the first half of the day, […]

Kiwi Flies Fastest, Ogier Leads – YPF Rally Argentina, WRC

Hadden Paddon, the Kiwi, was the one who clocked the fastest early in Shakedown yesterday. He was surprised to be so, yet happy at the same time. Shakedown Classification01. Hayden Paddon + John Kennard (Hyundai i20)02. Jari M.Latvala + Miika Anttila (VW POLO)03. Seb. Ogier + Julian Ingrassia (VW Polo)04. Deaf + Marti (Hyundai i20)05. Andreas Mikkelsen […]

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 […]

WRC 2014 | Round 1- Rallye Monte-Carlo, Ogier Tops Shakedown

WRC-2014 has begun! Round 1 Rallye Monte-Carlo has kicked off, with the shakedown stage of 3..52km located in the village of Chateauvieux – six kilometres south of Ogier’s hometown of Gap. The weather condition for the stage was absolutely dry. Reigning WRC Champion Sebastien Ogier topped the shakedown stage with the time of 2m 15.3s, behind him […]

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, […]