No rebranded Skoda WRC for 2017, based on VW Polo R WRC

  Skoda Motorsport CEO, Bernhard Maier has announced that there will be no Skoda branded WRC car from technology lifted from the fully developed & recently abandoned VolksWagen Polo R WRC.  In the past couple of day, there was rumour that VW might enter into the top level WRC category, from its fully developed Polo R […]

FIA – IRC, 54° Rallye Sanremo – 2012 | Day 1, with mid-Day 2 updates

Since the opening stage, the Italian, Giandomenico Basso has maintained the overall top position till the end of Day 1 in his Ford Fiesta S2000. Celebrated and most watched pilot from Finland, Juho Hanninen however was not so lucky with the earlier stage times, and at SS4 he had a terrible off which happened him […]

Rally Sanremo | IRC – 2012 | Shakedown

So ‘Skoda Motorsport’ did show up this time.on the 12 round of IRC series, Rally Sanremo. With their two top drivers Juho Hanninen & Jan Kopecky piloting them, against the local Italian teams. It was a fantastic feeling to watch the competition building the way it should be, after all that is what makes any series […]

IRC – 2012 | Rallye SanRemo | Italy

In the next couple of days, the twelfth round of the IRC season 2012 flags will be flagged off from Coldirodi town in Italy. In this rally too, the championship toppers are missing their entry and almost all of the competition is from the home country, with just a couple of entries from Swiss, each in S2000 […]

Barum Czech Rally Day-2 : IRC [2012]

Day 2 of the rally was as exciting as like ever before, although attrition rate was almost like 25%, with only 75 able to make it to the final Day 3. Juho Hanninen lead the rally at the end of the rally, with 3 of the Day’s 8 stages, Czech’s star driver Jan Kopecky won […]

IRC – 2012 : Barum Czech Rally [Day 1]

Barum Czech Rally – Day 1 kicked off with a superb SSS with just a little over 9kms of stage. The stage was reportedly wet, but no rains prevalent during the course of the rally, however a spectator was found to be indisciplined which stalled the stage for a few minutes until organisers intervened. The […]