Category Archive: Rally

Nov 28

Solberg leads in Argentina as battle for teams’ title rages on

Temperatures exceeded 30 degrees Celsius today as 17 Supercar drivers took to the Rosendo Hernandez circuit in San Luis 

World RX - Total Rallycross of Argentina Petter Solberg is currently leading the Total Rallycross of Argentina, the season-closer to this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.

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Nov 26

Antoine L’Estage eyeing a perfect record at the Rally of the Tall Pines

Last rally of the season this weekend …

2014-09-06-1249 Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his Torontonian co-driver, Alan Ockwell, will participate in this weekend’s Rally of the Tall Pines, in Bancroft, Ontario.

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Nov 25

World RX Teams’ Title to be decided in Argentina

The runners-up spot in the Drivers’ Championship will also be decided with three pilots
Rallycross FIA logo The three-way battle for the Teams’ Trophy in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will be concluded at Total Rallycross of Argentina later this week (28-29 November) with Volkswagen Marklund Motorsport, Ford Olsbergs MSE and Team Peugeot-Hansen all vying for the title.

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Nov 21

Invitation to drivers interested in RX Lites test

FirstCorner Management, will host the test for RX Lites car on Monday 15 December

2014-08-08_0250RX Lites, which features at selected rounds of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, will run a test day next month for drivers who are considering new opportunities ahead of the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 20

ALDO Racing co-driver Patrick Beaulé in Paris

For the Dakar Presentation Conference

ALDO Racing Mecaglisse Canadian Patrick Beaulé, co-pilot of the ALDO Racing Team, was in Paris this Wednesday for the Presentation Conference of the 37th running of the Dakar Rally. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 18

Motorcycling superstar Mick Doohan heads to ROC 2014

Doohan dominated his sport in the Nineties

Australian motorcycle legend Mick Doohan, one of the greatest riders in the history of two-wheeled sport, will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 18

Rally star Stohl joins World RX for Argentina

Stohl tested a Ford Fiesta RX Supercar in Austria at last week’s Race of Austrian Champions in Greinbach

Rallycross FIA logo Former WRC star Manfred Stohl will compete in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, Round 12, Total Rallycross of Argentina later this month (27-28 November). Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 18

Ollie O’Donovan Joins Albatec For World RX Argentina

The former Irish Tarmac Rally Champion was responsible from bringing Albatec Team Principal Andy into Supercars

Albatec Racing logo Albatec Racing will field a two-litre, 16v Peugeot 208 for 2007 British Rallycross Champion Ollie O’Donovan in the final round of the 2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship, presented by Monster Energy.

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Nov 16

World champion Ogier ends WRC season on a high

Podium success for Mikko Hirvonen, M Sport World Rally Team and Sparco in GB

WRC - Sébastien OgierSébastien Ogier ended the 2014 WRC season on a winning note after claiming his eighth victory of the year at Wales Rally GB on Sunday.

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Nov 14

Shell celebrates WRC past and future at Wales Rally GB

FIA World Rally Championship

Shell - WRC - Vatanen_Neuville_HiRes_Final Shell has welcomed 1981 world champion Ari Vatanen to the Wales Rally GB, Britain’s round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), taking place this weekend (November 14-16 2014). Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 14

Getting physically and mentally ready for the Dakar

Mental Fitness Through Tough Physical Training

Aldo Racing - David Bensadoun IMG_8775 It is one of the keys for a Top-Ranked Dakar Rally finish for ALDO Racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 12

2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship calendar revealed

The provisional calendar will consist of 12 events

Rallycross FIA logo The FIA and World RX Championship promoter IMG Motorsports have jointly agreed on a draft calendar for next year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 11

ROC welcomes FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon

2014 Race Of Champions

France’s newly-crowned FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 10

Rendina triumphant in Group N Cup

In their Ralliart Italy-run Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X

Max Rendina  Mitsubishi Italian pairing Max Rendina and Mario Pizzuti are delighted to have mathematically won the 2014 FIA WRC 2 Championship Group N Cup in their Ralliart Italy-run Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 08

FIA ERC Tour de Corse day two report

DAY REPORT: 2014 FIA European Rally Championship, final round (11 of 11)
FIA ERC 2014 Tour de Corse Stephane Sarrazin action image There were celebrations aplenty on the 2014 FIA European Rally Championship finale in Corsica today when Stéphane Sarrazin became the ninth different winner from 11 rounds following a thrilling battle for top spot with fellow French Ford Fiesta RRC driver Bryan Bouffier.

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Nov 07

Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust named rallycross fan favorite

Looking forward to 2015 season in new Volkswagen Beetle

 

Rockstar Energy Drink Volkswagen Beetle Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust received the Global Rallycross “fan favorite” award to cap a successful 2014 racing season and says he is looking forward to more rallycross next year in the new Volkswagen Beetle.  Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 07

FIA ERC Tour de Corse day one report

DAY REPORT: 2014 FIA European Rally Championship, final round (11 of 11)

European Rally Championship logoFlying Frenchmen Stéphane Sarrazin and Bryan Bouffier will embark on the final leg of Giru di Corsica-Tour de Corse just 1.7 seconds apart following a thrilling start to the FIA European Rally Championship season-closer.

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Nov 07

All surfaces, all action for 2015 ERC calendar

The 2015 ERC season kicks off on the ice-coated roads of the Jännerrallye from 4-6 January

European Rally Championship logoCrews contesting the 2015 FIA European Rally Championship will demonstrate their skills on ice, snow, asphalt and gravel over an exciting 10-event schedule from January to November.

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Nov 06

TAG Heuer renews partnership with ROC

ROC is a natural fit for TAG Heuer

Race Of Champions 2004-2014: TAG Heuer celebrates its 10th anniversary as Official Watch and Timekeeping Partner of the Race Of Champions (ROC) at this year’s event on the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14 Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 03

Subaru Rally Team Canada scores second-place finish at Rocky Mountain Rally

This was SRTC’s third consecutive second-place finish

Subaru Rally Team Canada - Rocky Mountain Rally Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) announced that the Subaru Rally Team Canada (SRTC) has achieved a second-place podium finish at Rocky Mountain Rally, which took place on October 31st to November 1st in Invermere, B.C. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 03

Antoine L’Estage wins the Rocky Mountain Rally and the North American Title !

5th consecutive victory this season…

Rocky Mountain Rally - Antoine L’Estage- Alan Ockwel, photo Peter MacDonald This past weekend, Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his co-driver, Torontonian Alan Ockwell, won the Rocky Mountain Rally, held in the Invermere region of British Columbia.

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Nov 02

Antoine L’Estage wins demanding Rocky Mountain Rally in Invermere

The two day event forced competitors to race in varied conditions including wet and slippery roads on the final day of action.

2014 Canadian Rally Championship - Rocky Mountain Rally - LEstage Ockwell-lr Antoine L’Estage (St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and Alan Ockwell (Toronto) of the Yokohama Canada Rally Team won the Rocky Mountain Rally, a two-day competition on the sinuous roads of eastern British Columbia. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 31

FIA ERC 2014 event preview: Tour de Corse

2014 FIA European Rally Championship, final round (11 of 11)
FIA ERC 2014 Craig Breen image Following 10 rounds, 162 special stages, a whole heap of action and plenty of serious competition, the thrilling race for the FIA European Rally Championship concludes on the Mediterranean island of Corsica next week.

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Oct 30

Doran returns to World RX for season-finale

Doran will return to compete in his Citroen DS3 Supercar

World RX - Liam Doran Monster Energy World RX Team driver Liam Doran is set to make his return to the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at the season-closing World RX of Argentina next month (27-28 November).  Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 29

Antoine L’Estage eyeing another win at the Rocky Mountain Rally

Strengthened Partnership with Yokohama…

2014-09-06_6680 Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his Torontonian co-driver Alan Ockwell, will participate in this weekend’s Rocky Mountain Rally, in Invermere, British Columbia.

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Oct 29

Packing and shipping to France

ALDO Racing Rally Truck sailing towards Le Havre in France

ALDO Racing Rally Two 40-foot containers loaded with all the ALDO Racing Team rally gear, are onboard the MCS Sandra cargo ship which has been sailing towards Le Havre in France since October 19.

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Oct 28

WorldRX and NASCAR Canadian Tire are back at the GP3R for 2015

GP3R fans can enjoy both series fully and completely, they will be held on separate weekends

GP3R logo Le Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières is proud to announce the return of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil1 and of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy for its 2015 edition.

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Oct 28

World Touring Car Champion López to race at ROC 2014

At the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados

Newly-crowned World Touring Car Champion José Maria ‘Pechito’ López has signed up to compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 26

Sébastien Ogier secures drivers’ crown with victory in Spain

WRC – RallyRACC-Rally de España

Ogier took victory by 11.3sec in a Volkswagen Polo R from team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala, the only man who could beat him to the crown. The Frenchman becomes the eighth driver to lift the title more than once and did so with one round remaining. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 25

FIA ERC Rallye du Valais day three report

DAY REPORT: 2014 FIA European Rally Championship, round 10 of 11
FIA - FIA ERC 2014 RIV Esapekka Lappi day three action image Esapekka Lappi and Sepp Wiegand will battle for the FIA European Rally Championship on the final round in Corsica next month after the ŠKODA Motorsport aces finished first and third respectively on Rallye International du Valais in Switzerland today.

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