Post Tagged with: "rally"

Toyota Returns To Rally With The GT86 CS-R3 Rally Car

Toyota’s racing arm–Toyota Motorsport GmbH–has been involved in the sport for years. In fact, it has been involved in various rallies and has won various manufacturer’s titles in the World Rally Championship (WRC). Despite winning first place in the manufacturer’s arm of the competition in 1993, 1994, and 1999, the company seized World Rally Championship racing thereafter. Alongside its success […]

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Audi Looking To Revisit The Days Of Rally?

It seems like Audi are possibly planning a return to rally. The image here, from Carscoop, shows that the Germans could once again dominate the off-road scene with Quattro power. There are absolutely no details following this picture, so it’s merely eye-candy for now. [s:carscoop]

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Video: Ken Block Vs Kimi Raikkonen Leads To Photo Finish In Portugal

Last week in Portugal, the 44th Rally de Portugal launched where several one-on-one races took place at the Algarve Stadium. One of the races – attached above – included Former F1 champion Kimi Raikkonen and internet-fame-junkie Ken Block. “As soon as we found out that we’d be going up against Kimi on opening night on a tarmac Super Special, pressure […]

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Video — Ken Block Racing Around The Woods In His Monster Car

Ken Block and Alex Gelsomino will head back to the 100 Acre Wood Rally this weekend, where they will try and dominate, for the fifth year in a row. Check out the video below, it’s Block racing around the woods.

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Ken Block’s New Monster WRT Ford Fiesta

Ken Block’s new World Rally Championship car has been unveiled. The Monster tagged Ford Fiesta will be on the track at the Rally America Sno*Drift event which takes place in Michigan. There will be 7 events for the Fiesta during 2010. “I am very excited to finally be in the Fiesta,” said Block. “The Fiesta is the car that beat […]

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Rumours State That MINI Might Enter The WRC With Their Crossover Model

We recently reported that the World Rally Championship were looking to add four new automakers to their series, where it was rumoured that VW and Fiat would be the first two entrants. Fiat will apparently use F1 Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen for their Abarth racer, while we are not too sure about VW. Anyway, the newest new news on this […]

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Raikkonen Is Rumoured To Leave Ferrari For Fiat’s New Rally Team

It’s been rumoured that there will be a load of changes for the World Rally Championship, as the series is currently targeting four large automakers for the next two seasons. The WRC are apparently asking for more companies to get involved in order to try and get a more competitive environment going. Old news already stats that Subaru and Suzuki […]

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