A look at some of the latest news ahead of the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship in Sweden
Category Archive: Rally
More than 300 million viewers for ERC television coverage in 2015
A cumulative audience of 318.9 million viewers watched the FIA European Rally Championship in 2015, a 30 per cent increase on the previous year, according to a report produced for ERC promoter Eurosport Events by global sports research consultancy Repucom.
Maxime and Robert Labrie finish at the top of the podium at Rallye Perce Neige 2016 driving a Subaru WRX.
Subaru secures first place manufacturer status after the first event of the 2016 Canadian Rally Championship season. After an extremely hard fought battle through harsh conditions, Maxime and Robert Labrie won the 2016 Rallye Perce Neige held in Maniwaki, Quebec, on February 6 in their Subaru WRX.
“I think the safety team on the rally, with the help of the RFEdA, has done a great job” – Arnaud Crepin
The organisers of Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés have been working closely with the FIA and the Spanish federation to strengthen spectator safety on the event ahead of the 2016 European championship qualifier.
Sébastien Ogier achieved a childhood ambition by winning Rallye Monte-Carlo for a third consecutive season on Sunday afternoon
The Frenchman joined an exclusive club of drivers to have won the legendary event, the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship, three times in a row. Only Sandro Munari, Walter Röhrl, Tommi Mäkinen and Sébastien Loeb have done likewise.
“It’s a shame for Kris as he was very fast this weekend and we had to produce a big performance to stay ahead of him”