Ford back to WRC in 2018, MSport Ford WRT!

FIA confirms Ford officially as a manufacturer entry for the 2018 WRC season. Last week’s test of Sebastien Ogier & Elfyn Evans for Rallye Monte-Carlo was quite hinting, with the Ford decals promptly displayed on the fenders, along with the Redbull’s logo on the test car. After a 5 year hiatus, the American car brand […]

M-Sport confirms return of Mikko Hirvonen & Elfyn Evans for WRC 2014

Today, M-Sport officially confirmed the return of its former driver, Mikko Hirvonen, who after 8-year drive had moved to Citroen during 2012-13. Joining the attack lineup for 2014 along with the veteran would be the younger Elfyn Evans. Read the excerpts of the official news-report, here below. M-Sport will field a mix of youth and […]

Roman Kresta drives his final Rally @ Barum Rally, Zlin | ERC – 2013

As Roman Kresta had announced at the beginning of the rally, about his retirement from driving which came after claiming four stage wins and a fifth place at the last day on Barum Czech Rally Zlín, last weekend. The three-time winner of the FIA European Rally Championship, Kresta had achieved considerable success in the motorsport […]

RACCRally Spain – 2012 | WRC – Round 13 | Qualifying

Thursday was the last qualification day of the season finishing event of 2012 as well as for Official Ford World Rally Team. Sebastien Loeb emerged quickest & surprisingly it was the young Russian, Evgeny Novikov who came second fastest with just 1/10th of a second the leader, the 9-times World Rally Champion driver. Loeb (DS3 […]

FIA WRC | Season 2013 | Back to Square One!

Season 2013 looks duller, as the news spread the paddocks of the WRC teams, with the announcement of both the two major manufacturer’s exit from the contest from season 2013, the situation seems to be where it had all started. So this officially leaves just two manufacturer’s to fight for the title, also with Citroen’s entry only after […]

APRC, IRC & WRC | Triple International Rallies | Final Report

APRC round of Rally Hokkaido, the fifth round in the championship was all too dramatic, with the top teams completely out of the podium chase as all the cars battling out lost early on final day stages. It was Proton Motorsport‘s ace driver McRae who retired first with heating engine issues of his Satria S2000, […]

Day 1 – Update | Wales Rally GB – 2012 | JM Latvala Leads

In a thrilling battle for the ace place, Ford boys were at home! Initial two stages it was the veteran Ford driver, Petter Solberg who was upfront on the charts. On the third stage, he dropped to third overall and Latvala who was close behind and sliced nearly 5 seconds ahead of the second fastest, […]

Wales Rally GB – 2012, WRC : Free Practice & Qualification

Welcome to the most exciting round of the WRC season, Wales Rally GB. Welsh forest roads witnessed the daunting spectacular action by the WRC cars this Wednesday. In the qualification stage, Sebastien Loeb clocked the fastest time to the entire lot & got the opportunity to choose his best start position for today’s tests. Petter […]

Mystery Driver tests Ford Fiesta RS WRC @ French race track!

The rumour is that a mystery tarmac expert was testing Ford Fiesta RS WRC, in the Circuit des Ecuyers test track near the French town of Château-Thierry. He was accompanied along with both the top Ford drivers, Solberg & Latvala, while the team’s Technical Director, Christian Loriaux was happy with the feedback from the new […]

WRC 2012 ADAC Rally Deustchland : Day 1 – Mid Day Report

After the first three stages done, with S.Loeb dominated the first half of the day. P.Solberg clinched to his second place, however, Mikko slid down to fifth as he was not confident with the car & was not in the right rhythm. Loeb was on hard compound since the first stage and still on the top […]