Tag Archive: Prime Yalta Rally

Sep 16

IRC Prime Yalta Rally day three report

DAY REPORT: 2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 10 of 13

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeStart UCR 38Yağiz Avci has entered the record books as the first Turkish driver to win a round of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge since the all-action series begun six years ago following his success on the Prime Yalta Rally in Ukraine today.

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Sep 15

IRC Prime Yalta Rally day two report

DAY REPORT: 2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 10 of 13

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeProtasov UCR 01Ukraine hero Yuriy Protasov is on track for securing victory on home soil following his sterling performance during the first full day of competition on the Prime Yalta Rally, round 10 of the all-action Intercontinental Rally Challenge.

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Sep 14

IRC Prime Yalta Rally day one report

DAY REPORT: 2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 10 of 13

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengePajunen UCR 10Mikko Pajunen has got his bid for a maiden Intercontinental Rally Challenge victory off to a flying start on the Prime Yalta Rally, round 10 of the all-action series.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 12

Rally Sliven to form part of exciting climax to IRC season six

IRC will make its first visit to Bulgaria from 28-30 September

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeRally SlivenThis year’s Intercontinental Rally Challenge is set for a thrilling climax with four events of the all-action series remaining including Rally Sliven, an exciting addition to the IRC schedule for 2012.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

IRC Prime Yalta Rally preview

2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 10 of 13

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeYalta podiumLess than two weeks after Czech Republic hosted round nine of the all-action Intercontinental Rally Challenge, the series remains in Eastern Europe for the Prime Yalta Rally in Ukraine’s picturesque Crimea region from 14-16 September. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 09

IRC ace Wilks to fight on after Yalta setback

Guy Wilks is confident of running at the front of the IRC field for Peugeot UK 

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADIRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeGuy Wilks is convinced that he can fight for victory in the Intercontinental Rally Challenge this season after languishing in fifth place at the finish of last week’s Prime Yalta Rally. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 04

IRC: Prime Yalta Rally day 3 report

Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 4 of 12

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADJuho Hanninen has become the most successful driver in the history of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge in his own right after winning the Prime Yalta Rally in Ukraine today (Saturday). Driving a Skoda Motorsport Fabia Super 2000, the Finn’s triumph moves him ahead of Freddy Loix with seven wins having previously been tied with the Belgian on six. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 02

IRC crews set for exciting Prime Yalta Rally

Kopecky: preparation key to Yalta IRC glory 

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADLeading Intercontinental Rally Challenge contenders believe the Prime Yalta Rally, which starts later today (Thursday), could be one of the toughest events of the season due to the demanding nature of the all-asphalt stages. Crews have completed a two-day reconnaissance for the event and, last night, took part in shakedown on a 2.5-kilometre stage that was largely representative of the terrain they will encounter over three days of intense competition. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 28

IRC: Prime Yalta Rally preview

Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 4 of 12

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADMore unchartered territory is in store for the Intercontinental Rally Challenge when the 12-round, all-action series heads to Ukraine next week for the Prime Yalta Rally. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 26

Local heroes set for Prime Yalta Rally

IRC round 4

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengePRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADMore than 50 crews are set to start next week’s Prime Yalta Rally, round four of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge, including one of Ukraine’s most famous rallying partnerships. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 28

Michelin makes winning return to international rallying

With a dominant performance on the snow-hit event

MichelinIRC Rallye Monte Carlo 2010Tyre company Michelin used the centenary edition of Rallye Monte-Carlo last week to make its first appearance in the Intercontinental Rally Challenge and signal its return to international rallying with a dominant performance on the snow-hit event. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Vouilloz vows to be ready for IRC return

Nicolas impressed by Prime Yalta Rally

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeNicolas VouillozFormer Intercontinental Rally Challenge champion Nicolas Vouilloz says he will be fighting fit when he returns to the series on Rallye Monte-Carlo next month, despite not having driven in anger since finishing third on the legendary event back in January. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 11

Revised IRC calendar for 2011

Two changes have been made to the list of rallies

IRC awards ceremony  2010A revised calendar for the 2011 Intercontinental Rally Challenge has been presented today by series promoter Eurosport Events, and will start with the centenary edition of Rallye Monte-Carlo from 18-22 January.

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