Category Archive: Rally

Oct 20

Surgery could put Kubica return back on track

More surgery on his injured arm could lead Robert Kubica back to formula one.

FIA ERC 2013 SATA Rallye Acores Robert Kubica action image The Pole was becoming so established as a rising great talent in F1 that by 2011 he was being mentioned as Fernando Alonso’s next teammate at Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 17

Byrne and Bird gun for title glory

British Superbike Team 2014

Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki rider Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne and PBM team boss Paul Bird head into this weekend with different agendas but the same important goal, and that’s to try to win their respective championships. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

FIA ERC 2014 event preview: Rallye du Valais

Rallye International du Valais, 23-25 October 2014
 

European Rally Championship logoFour top driving talents will showcase the Serious Competition Ahead in the FIA European Rally Championship when Rallye International du Valais hosts the thrilling race to clinch the coveted ERC title from 23-25 October.

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Oct 15

Final On-Track Tests Prior to the 2015 Dakar Rally

Positive Tests for ALDO Racing at Mécaglisse

ALDO Racing Mecaglisse In order to be fully prepared for the Dakar Rally Raid next January 4-17 in South America, the ALDO Racing team staged its final test sessions on October 9 at Mécaglisse Motorsport Complex in Notre-Dame-de-la-Merci located in the lower Laurentian Mountains, north of Montreal.

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Oct 13

Albatec’s Turkish delight with seventh semi final position (+video)

Six-week break now until the final round of the inaugural FIA-sanctioned World RX

World RX - Albatec Racing Albatec Racing continued to impress among the predominantly manufacturer-supported teams in round 11 of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at the Intercity Istanbul Park on Sunday.

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Oct 12

Birthday boy Bakkerud wins World RX of Turkey

Team Peugeot-Hansen driver Timmy Hansen and Volkswagen Marklund’s Topi Heikkinen finished second and third respectively

World RX - Andreas Bakkerud Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Andreas Bakkerud has won this weekend’s World RX of Turkey, the penultimate round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.

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Oct 11

Hansen leads World RX drivers in Istanbul

Albatec makes father-son history in World RX of Turkey

World RX - Istanbul - Timmy Hansen Timmy Hansen has established an early lead at the World RX of Turkey, the penultimate round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, being staged at the Istanbul Intercity Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Jean Todt supports Barcelona RX in special press conference

Barcelona RX will take place in September 2015 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

World RX - Jean Todt FIA President Jean Todt attended a special press conference in Barcelona, Spain, yesterday (Thursday 9 October) to help promote Barcelona RX, which forms a round of next year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 08

Ken Block and Tanner Foust among stars competing at Turkey RX

Pivotal point in the all-important Teams’ Championship
World RX There will be a star-studded showdown at the penultimate round of this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy as American drivers Tanner Foust and Ken Block compete against each other plus 18 other Supercars at World RX of Turkey this weekend (11-12 October).

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Oct 07

ROC welcomes 2014 World Rallycross Champion Solberg

“It’s great to have Petter back with us at the Race Of Champions again.” – Fredrik Johnsson

Race Of Champions logo Newly-crowned FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg is the latest driver to sign up for 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 06

Podium finish for Subaru Rally Team Canada at Pacific Forest Rally

Martin Rowe and Nathalie Richard continue to become a more dynamic team

Subaru Rally Team Canada at Pacific Forest Rally Strong second outing for Subaru Rally Team Canada (SRTC) with their all-new 2015 Subaru WRX STI with a second-place finish.
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Oct 06

Antoine L’Estage Canadian Rally Champion and new title record holder !

This very important victory for the Yokohama Rally Team driver assured him the Canadian championship title

Antoine L'Estage Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his co-driver, Torontonian Alan Ockwell, won this past weekend’s Pacific Forest Rally, in Merritt, British Columbia.

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Oct 05

Antoine L’Estage wins the Pacific Forest Rally to clinch Canadian title

The team started strongly, and built a lead they maintained through the second day. 

Antoine L'Estage wins the Pacific Forest Rally Antoine L’Estage (St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and Alan Ockwell (Toronto) of the Yokohama Canada Rally Team led from start to finish to win the Pacific Forest Rally, round four of the 2014 Canadian Rally Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Albatec confirms Double RX150 Champion Marc Scott for World RX of Turkey

Jacques Villeneuve away fulfilling media commitments

World RX - Albatec Racing Double British Rallycross RX150 Champion Marc Scott will make his World RX debut aboard Albatec Racing’s two litre, 16v Peugeot 208 next weekend, 11&12 October.

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Oct 01

Antoine L’Estage 2014 Champion as of this weekend ?

Presenting the Pacific Forest Rally…

2014-09-05_5652 Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) will contest this weekend’s Pacific Forest Rally, the fourth of six rounds in the 2014 Canadian Rally Championship, to be held in Merritt, British Columbia.

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Sep 30

Albatec’s Jacques Villeneuve to miss World RX of Turkey

The former F1 World Champion has clashing media commitments

Albatec Racing - Jacques Villeneuve British rallycross team Albatec Racing has released Jacques Villeneuve from his contract to contest round 11 of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.

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Sep 28

Hansen wins Italy RX as Solberg snatches World Championship title

Norway’s Petter Solberg has entered the record books after becoming the first FIA World Champion in two different disciplines.
World RX - Italy - Hansen He scored enough points in Italy this weekend to secure him the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.  After a sensational performance for Team Peugeot-Hansen, Timmy Hansen was awarded the World RX of Italy event victory. Supercar debutant Richard Goransson finished runner-up. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28

World RX of Italy underlines Albatec 208’s potential

Jacques Villeneuve sixth overall in the final heat

Albatec Racing - Jacques Villeneuve After a promising opening day in round ten of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in Franciacorta yesterday, Albatec Racing backed it up with an equally strong performance today, with Jacques Villeneuve sixth overall in the final heat, with the fourth fastest individual lap time. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Kristoffersson leads Italy RX as Solberg hits trouble

Jacques Villeneuve and Albatec’s World RX Of Italy semi final hopes remain open

World RX of Italy Johan Kristoffersson is leading World RX of Italy after finishing as top qualifier at the half-way point in the Intermediate Classification stage.

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Sep 25

Indy 500 winner Hunter-Reay heads to ROC

This year’s Indianapolis 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay has signed up for the 2014 Race Of Champions

Race Of Champions logo The 2014 Race Of Champions will feature the winner of this year’s Indianapolis 500 after Ryan Hunter-Reay signed up to compete at the event, to be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

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