“I tried to push and I’m quite happy with my driving in there.” – Ogier
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The winner of the 2017 Esports WRC will collect a top prize of a Hyundai i20 road car worth €20,000
Tournament organisers announced the prize, and 2017 season partnership with Hyundai Motor Company, after the fourth round of the eSports WRC Championship, run in parallel with the Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse earlier this month.
Sébastien Ogier has urged his M-Sport team to get to the bottom of the technical issues
FIA World Rally Championship leader Sébastien Ogier has urged his M-Sport team to get to the bottom of the technical issues that denied him the chance to fight for victory at last weekend’s Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse.
Thierry Neuville held a commanding lead in the Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse after a dramatic second leg on Saturday
The Belgian starts Sunday’s finale with a 38.9sec advantage over Sébastien Ogier after engine problems sidelined Kris Meeke from the lead and mechanical troubles blunted Ogier’s attack as he seemed destined to pounce.
FIA Junior World Rally Championship launches on tough mountain roads
Ten crews featuring the WRC stars of tomorrow line-up for the Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse (6 – 9 April), the first of six rounds in the revamped series which has swapped Citroën’s DS 3 for Ford Fiesta R2T cars built and prepared by M-Sport.
Korean manufacturer targets its first victory of the season
Hyundai Motorsport is the only team that hasn’t won a round of the FIA World Rally Championship so far in 2017 – but the Korean manufacturer is determined to use its impressive early-season pace to put that right when the Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse roars into life on Thursday.
No Australian winner
There has never been an Australian winner of the Australian Grand Prix as it stands as a World Championship event. Many have tried – David Brabham, Alan Jones, Mark Webber and now Ricciardo stands to have the best chance. The car is expected to be a good one and perhaps with a bit of luck, he can get there.
How the WRC ended up racing in Mexico City’s Zocalo, the plaza made famous in ‘Spectre’
It’s January and the telephone’s ringing in the Rally Mexico office. Two months before the third round of the World Rally Championship starts and the telephone is rarely quiet. But if things are busy now, they’re just about to get a whole lot busier.
Kris Meeke leads the Rally Guanajuato Mexico after a dramatic opening leg on Friday
There was huge anticipation as the new-era World Rally Cars sampled gravel for the first time in the mountains near León, and Meeke put a troubled start to the season behind him to cope best in his Citroën C3 and lead Sébastien Ogier by 20.9sec.