Tag Archive: Citroën

Sep 06

WRC: Breen misses Spain

Citroën Racing team principal Yves Matton said Breen would not start RallyRACC Catalunya – Rally de España

Craig Breen will miss next month’s WRC round in Spain after Citroën confirmed Kris Meeke, Stéphane Lefebvre and Khalid Al-Qassimi for the mixed surface fixture. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 05

ERC stars ready new Citroën for action

Past ERC stars Craig Breen and Stéphane Lefebvre will be at the wheel of the C3 R5

ERC stars ready new Citroën for actionThe car Citroën hopes can bring it success in the FIA European Rally Championship is being put through its paces during initial testing this week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 02

Thrilling season boosts TV audience

10 per cent increase in worldwide broadcast time

The most exciting and unpredictable WRC title fight in a decade sparked a major increase in global TV audience during the opening half of the 2017 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 09

WRC: Loeb tests Citroën C3 (+video)

“The feeling on the dry Tarmac at the end was really fast”

Sébastien Loeb was impressed by the performance of the latest generation World Rally Cars during his comeback test with Citroën Racing on Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

WRC: Loeb’s Citroën return

The alliance between PSA Motorsport brands enable Loeb to get back behind the wheel of a WRC car

Nine-time World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb will rejoin Citroën Racing in the coming weeks to test the squad’s C3 World Rally Car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 26

Like it or not, Formula E is the future of motorsport

It’s up to manufacturers to jump on board or get left behind

Mercedes’ announcement that it would be snapping up its option on a Formula E entry and joining the electric revolution in 2019 caused quite a stir in motorsport circles when the news dropped on Monday night.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 05

Citroën stars welcome Mikkelsen

“We’ll work together to ensure Citroën wins”

Citroën drivers Kris Meeke and Craig Breen have welcomed the arrival of Andreas Mikkelsen as the manufacturer seeks to get its championship challenge back on track. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 24

WRC: “More work to do” – Meeke

After an incident-filled start to the year, Meeke was desperate to get a solid result in the bag in Portugal

Citroën’s Kris Meeke admits there is more work to do if he’s to get his championship back on track following another no-score at Vodafone Rally De Portugal last weekend season. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 23

WRC: Mikkelsen joins Citroën

Norwegian completes deal with French squad to race Rally Italia Sardegna

Andreas Mikkelsen will return to frontline WRC action with Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team at next month’s Rally Italia Sardegna (8 – 11 June). Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 15

Champions and race winners line up for open WTCC

WTCC’s young generation to shine brightly

Champions and race winners line up for open WTCCThe FIA World Touring Car Championship is set for its most open season for a number of years following the publication of the provisional entry list for 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 04

Citroën C3 trio for Corsica

The team will run at full strength at the following round in Corsica

Citroën will field three C3 World Rally Cars for the first time in competition at next month’s Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 18

Citroën: ‘We have work to do’

Citroën took a year out of WRC competition in 2016 to prepare for a comeback

Citroën Racing boss Yves Matton has acknowledged that improvements need to be made and has pledged to work ‘even harder’ after his squad’s lacklustre start to the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 07

ERC graduate Craig Breen gets all-new Citroën

Even bigger chance

Even bigger chance: ERC graduate Breen gets all-new CitroënFIA European Rally Championship graduate Craig Breen will get an even bigger chance when the world championship resumes in Sweden this week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 22

WRC : Citroën unveils new C3 WRC

Citroën is returning to WRC action in a full-time capacity next season

The Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team unveiled its 2017 challenger, the C3 WRC, in Abu Dhabi – with team boss Yves Matton stating he wants the car to be winning rallies next season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 05

WRC: Where now for Volkswagen trio?

Volkswagen, Citroën and Hyundai had all confirmed their line-ups for next year

Volkswagen’s shock withdrawal from the FIA World Rally Championship has kick-started an intriguing driver transfer market just when the seats for 2017 seemed to have settled. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 05

Citroën deals for Breen and Lefebvre

The pair will alternate in the French manufacturer’s second car for the early rounds of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship

Craig Breen and Stéphane Lefebvre have signed two-year deals to drive Citroën’s new C3 World Rally Car alongside team leader Kris Meeke. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 21

WRC: Citroën confirms 2017 World Rally Car name

C3 WRC

Citroën has provided the most in-depth visual insight yet into its 2017 FIA World Rally Championship challenger by issuing exciting new images and confirming it will be named the C3 WRC. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

2017 predictor: VW and Citroën

2017 predictor: Hyundai and M-Sport

This week on wrc.com we take a look into our crystal ball and consider some of the possible driver and manufacturer combinations for next year’s FIA World Rally Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 09

Breen bids to add more asphalt success to ERC Circuit win with Citroën

He returned to the ERC to win the Circuit of Ireland in April

Breen bids to add more asphalt success to ERC Circuit win with CitroënCraig Breen hopes to have two more successful outings on asphalt with Citroën in the coming weeks, potentially adding to his victory on the FIA European Rally Championship’s Circuit of Ireland earlier this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 08

Formula E winner Buemi expects big things from WTCC ace López

From one champion to another…

From one champion to another… Formula E winner Buemi expects big things from WTCC ace LópezRecently-crowned FIA Formula E champion Sébastien Buemi reckons José María López can prevent him from taking back-to-back titles when he contests season three of the electric racing series. Read the rest of this entry »

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