Rally

FIA delay leads to concerns over Rally GB future

The governing body has objected to the use of the Great Orme/Llandudno stage as the bonus point-paying Power Stage on the final day of the October event.Current WRC sporting regulations state the Power Stage should “be representative of the rally.” Th

Rally

Sordo quashes talk of imminent rallycross switch

The Spaniard was present at last weekend’s World RX opener in Barcelona where he was spotted talking to Prodrive personnel, prompting speculation he was on the verge of moving to Guerlain Chicherit’s GCK team.Sordo, who drove the Banbury team’s Mini

Rally

Citroen calls up Ostberg for two more rallies

Ostberg, a Citroen works driver in 2014 and 2015, drafted back into the team for Rally Sweden in February and finished sixth.Since then, he has been working to secure further outings in a C3 and he announced on Wednesday that he would be back in the team

Rally

WRC future talks to include hybrids, electric cars

Despite being just a season in to the five-year homologation cycle, the sport’s powerbrokers are keen to explore future technical regulations for the WRC’s premier class of car.Those discussions will include the potential for alternative energies bein

Rally

FIA blocks ‘radical’ final stage plan for Rally GB

The organisers of Britain’s World Rally Championship qualifier will now have to rethink the final day of the October event after the governing body declined a planned powerstage using the all-asphalt Great Orme test, which had been extended into the cen

Rally

Block to make WRC comeback in Catalunya

The 50-year-old American will tackle the Spanish event on October 25-28 at the wheel of a M-Sport Ford Fiesta entered under the 'Hoonigan Racing Division' banner alongside regular co-driver Alex Gelsomino.It will mark his first WRC appearance since he la

Rally

MRF confirms long-awaited WRC2 debut with Gill

While MRF refused to go into details in the press release confirming the move, it is believed that Gill will compete in the seven remaining gravel rallies on the calendar, the first of which is due to take place in Argentina later this month.Rallies in Po

Rally

Ekstrom stripped of Barcelona World RX victory

The Audi driver's disqualification from the final at the Spanish Grand Prix venue hands victory to reigning champion Johan Kristoffersson.Ekstrom and Solberg ran side-by-side into the first corner of the final, with Solberg forced into the tyre wall on t

Rally

Barcelona World RX: Ekstrom wins opener amid Solberg troubles

2016 champion Ekstrom had been fifth on lap one of semi-final two, the Swede jinking his Audi S1 wide on the entry to Turn 1 in a bid for an outside move, but lost out to the chasing gaggle of cars.He fought back to be second in the latter stages of the r

Rally

Barcelona World RX: Solberg tops qualifying, Loeb fails to make the cut

Solberg continued his Saturday form into the final day by setting the fastest time in Q3, track conditions improving throughout under baking sunshine, allowing Solberg’s winning time from the final encounter to be 10.621s up on the previous best time, s

Rally

Barcelona World RX: Solberg sets pace as new season begins

Second fastest in Q1 behind former DTM racer Mattias Ekstrom, Solberg took the lead of the final race of the day in Q2 when leader Sebastien Loeb spun his Peugeot 208 mid-way through the opening lap and Ekstrom’s teammate, Andreas Bakkerud, served his j

Rally

GCK hopes to entice Renault backing for World RX team

Guerlain Chicherit, whose team revealed the revolutionary Megane RS in Paris earlier this month, will start his first World RX round as a team owner and driver in Barcelona this weekend.The Frenchman has self-financed the development, production and runni

Rally

Corsica WRC: Ogier cruises to comfortable win

The Frenchman gave up nearly one third of his advantage over Ott Tanak in the 55.17km Vero-Sarrola-Carcopino stage, but he still started the Power Stage with a gap of 31 seconds.Tanak, who started the day 0.1s ahead of Thierry Neuville, secured the runner

Rally

Loeb explains "really frustrating" early shunt in Corsica

The Frenchman, on the second event of his planned three-rally WRC return, retired from the opening day after sliding off the road close to the start of the second stage.Loeb said: “I was too fast into the corner. I got some understeer, I couldn’t slow

Rally

Corsica WRC: Ogier takes early lead, Loeb crashes

Ogier led Loeb in the opening, partially wet 49.03km La Porta-Valle di Rostino stage, the duo separated by 9.7s with third fastest Ott Tanak a further eight seconds behind.While the reigning champion was only quickest by two seconds in the subsequent 13.5

Other news portals: S4news.in, S4news.de, S4news.ru
Other portals: Property for sale in UK, S4jobs.com, Best jobs in United Kingdom, Beste jobs in Deutschland.