Tag Archive: Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles

Mar 22

Grand prix winner Kubica on a charge on ERC debut

2013 FIA European Rally Championship, round three of 13, day 1

FIA ERC Rally Islas Canarias Robert Kubica imageFormula One racer Robert Kubica has completed a thrilling opening day of Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés with a strong lead on his debut in the FIA European Rally Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

2013 FIA European Rally Championship, round three of 13 preview

Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés (Spain), 21-23 March

European Rally Championship logoFIA ERC Rally Islas Canarias Craig Breen action imageFrom the ice and snow of Austria and Latvia, the FIA European Rally Championship heads to sunnier climes next week for some high-speed asphalt action with a hint of Formula One thrown in for good measure. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

ERC regulars flock to Rally Islas Canarias

Seventeen of the 30 crews on the quality entry list for the international section of the rally are from the ERC

European Rally Championship logoRally Islas CanariasThe 2013 FIA European Rally Championship will step up a gear next week when a star-studded line-up of ERC regulars heads to Gran Canaria for Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

New Ladies’ Trophy for 2013 ERC

 The ERC Ladies’ Trophy will be contested over the remaining ERC rounds

European Rally Championship logoERC - Ekaterina Stratieva (right) was the top-scoring female in last year's ERC standingsThe 2013 FIA European Rally Championship will feature a Ladies’ Trophy from round three – Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés – onwards, ERC promoter Eurosport Events has confirmed. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

IRC Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés day two report

2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round two of 13

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kopecky esp 92Jan Kopecký has claimed a dramatic final-stage victory on Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés after an engine misfire slowed rival Andreas Mikkelsen with his first win in the Intercontinental Rally Challenge on asphalt in his grasp.

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Mar 16

IRC Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés day one report

2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round two of 13

Jan Kopecky Canarias day oneIRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeRound two of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge, Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés, is set for a thrilling climax on Saturday with the top two drivers, Jan Kopecký and Andreas Mikkelsen, separated by just 1.2s heading into the closing six stages.

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Mar 09

IRC Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles preview, 15-17 March

2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round two of 13

Jan Kopecky Canarias 2011IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeThe race for the 2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge crown is showing no signs of slowing down. Fresh from the thrilling season-opening SATA Rallye Açores last month, crews now head to the island of Gran Canaria for the first asphalt event of the year, Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés.

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Apr 16

Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles (+result)

Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 2 of 12 – Day Two report 

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADDefending Intercontinental Rally Challenge champion Juho Hanninen has moved to the top of the IRC drivers’ standings with a sensational victory on a thrilling Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles, the second round of the 12-event series, today (Saturday). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles (+result)

 Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 2 of 12 – Day One report

Jan Kopecky  Winner Canaries 20100501Rally Islas CanariasJan Kopecky’s bid to make it two wins out of two on Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles remains on course after the Skoda Motorsport driver completed the opening day of the all-asphalt competition with a lead of 5.7s over rising star Thierry Neuville. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

New horizons for Eurosport Events in 2011

Eurosport Events launched its 2011 motorsport programme in Munich earlier this week

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADEurosport Events, the promoter of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge, formally launched its 2011 motorsport programme during an event in the German city of Munich on Tuesday (April 12). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 13

IRC stars to show support for Japan in Gran Canaria

Drivers, co-drivers and teams to enter charity beach run

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengelogoThe Intercontinental Rally Challenge will show its support to the people of Japan when the series resumes on Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles this week (14-16 April). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

IRC: Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles preview

Intercontinental Rally Challenge, round 2 of 12

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADThe waiting is over. Less than three months since Rallye Monte-Carlo hosted the thrilling start to Intercontinental Rally Challenge season five, the all-action series resumes with Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles next week (14-16 April). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

Exciting entry for Rally Islas Canarias

Subaru driver Jose L Barrios will be in action on Rally Islas Canarias

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADA total of 76 cars are set to contest Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles, which takes place on the island of Gran Canaria from 14-16 April. Thirty-five crews have entered the main Intercontinental Rally Challenge event with a further 41 competitors registered for the national-level rally, which counts as a round of the Spanish championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 25

Bouffier confirms Canarias IRC run

IRC leader Bryan Bouffier has confirmed his participation on Gran Canaria

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADBryan Bouffier has confirmed that he will bid to defend his lead of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge drivers’ standings by entering Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles next month. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Canarias a step into the unknown for ace Pons

Next event: Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles (14-16 April, 2011) 

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADXevi Pons will enter an Intercontinental Rally Challenge round in a Super 2000 car for the first time when he contests Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles next month in what his team manager Luis Moya has said will be a step into the unknown. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Al Rajhi back in the IRC with Kronos Racing

For a third consecutive season

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADYazeed Al Rajhi will return to the Intercontinental Rally Challenge in 2011, only this time the Saudi Arabian driver will embark on an expanded programme of events. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Magalhaes confirmed for seven more IRC events (+photo)

At the wheel of a Peugeot Sport Portugal 207 Super 2000 

Bruno Magalhaes  20091226IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeBruno Magalhaes will tackle seven more rounds of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge this season at the wheel of a Peugeot Sport Portugal 207 Super 2000. And if additional sponsorship can be found, the IRC event winner could take part on the season-closing rallies in Scotland and Cyprus. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

Night stages for Rally Islas Canarias

Crews and their teams will then get a short rest before the rally continues

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADRally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles will feature night stages when it hosts the second round of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge in April. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 03

Former champion targets IRC return

Next event: Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles (14-16 April, 2011) 

PRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADPRi - IMAGE DOWNLOADEnrique Garcia Ojeda, the inaugural Intercontinental Rally Challenge champion in 2007, is targeting a return to the series on Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Ingles in April. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

Jan 27

Rallye Monte-Carlo television coverage sets new record

14 million different viewers watch IRC season-opener on Eurosport
*Cumulative reach is a 16.5 per cent increase over 2010 figure
*World premiere of SimulCam technology a hit with viewers

IRC - Intercontinental Rally ChallengeMonte-Carlo 100 yearsA new record cumulative reach of 14 million (*) different viewers, an increase of two million from 2010, watched Eurosport and Eurosport 2’s coverage of the centenary edition of Rallye Monte-Carlo, Eurosport Events, the promoter of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge, has confirmed. Read the rest of this entry »