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 […]

Dani Sordo WINS – ADAC Rally Deutschland | WRC – 2013

A thrilling finale at ADAC Rally Deutschland‘s victory battle with the last two stages, the twice run special stage, Dhrontal and the Citroen DS3 driver, Dani Sordo scores atop to claim his first ever WRC victory! Being in a WRC car for the past few years, the Spaniard had a few slippages from claiming a proper rally […]

Spaniard Leads at the end of [Tragic] Day 3 – ADAC Rally Germany | WRC – 2013

Saturday’s stages were expected to be more brutal for the top contenders, and it certainly was to most of the top players. With Sebastien Ogier‘s early exit from the possibilities to the top step, literally the rally has turned to be a game of ‘musical chair’! Although not in the pursuit of a podium chances, […]

Latvala leads, as Ogier crashed on Day 2 – ADAC Rally Germany | WRC – 2013

Sebastien Ogier – the overnight leader, lead the pack on day 2 of ADAC Rally Deutschland, as the event moved towards the vineyard roads on the north-eastern country side of the Trier, Germany. Although it rained in the morning on the stages, it dried up considerably soon after sometime. As always a calm and confident […]

ADAC Rally Germany – Day 1 | WRC – 2013, Ogier is the Leader !

Opening day of ADAC Rallye Deutschland [i.e., Rally Germany as most of us know] being the first of the proper tarmac rally of the WRC season, was also the home event of Volkswagen Motorsport. The grand ceremonial flag off was held in the city of Cologne in front of the historic Cathedral, late in the […]

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, […]

Sebastien Ogier does The Italian Job – Wins Rally d’Italia Sardegna | WRC – 2013

Second and final day at the Rally d’Italia Sardegna started at the first stage at a little past eight in the morning today. Mads Ostberg was the first to open the day’s action with the maximum penalties due to crash yesterday & to restart today, while Ogier was the last among the WRC cars. SS9 […]