Showing posts in the category of WRC

Proton To Return To World Rally Championship In 2018

Proton may not be heard in the western world as much as it used to, but the Malaysian automaker continues to churn out a range of models fo...
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The Story Behind Toyota’s Secret Group S MR2 Rally Car

The Toyota 222D is the company’s secret rally project that never saw any action, as it was set to participate in FIA’s stillborn Group S ca...
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Kris Meeke Wins WRC Mexico Despite Crashing Into Parking Lot

With all-new cars and a selection of significant team and driver changes, the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship has already proven to be on...
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Toyota Secures First WRC Win Since 1999

Toyota has claimed its first race win in the World Rally Championship since 1999 following Jari-Matti Latvala’s victory at Rally Sweden.
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Wouldn't It Be Awesome If Porsche Built This Cayman GT4 For The WRC?

As uplifted as it may be by the return of Toyota and Citroën , the World Rally Championship is undoubtedly still reeling from Volkswagen&#...
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Ogier Starts Title Defense With Monte Carlo Rally Victory For Ford/M-Sport

With the leading manufacturer gone, two others returning, and a whole new set of rules in place, it was anyone's guess as to who would...
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The Story Of The Lancia Stratos Has Never Been Told So Beautifully

Rally cars are typically based on modest compacts – or at least styled to resemble them. But there was a time when sports cars ruled the ra...
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Sebastien Ogier's Ford Fiesta WRC Looks Ready To Charge

We've all been wondering, in the wake of its shocking withdrawal from the World Rally Championship, what would happen to all the satel...
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Citroen Unveils New-Generation C3 WRC In Abu Dhabi

Citroen is hoping their all-new C3 WRC racer will help add to their already impressive tally of 96 rally wins and 8 manufacturer's tit...
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Toyota's New Rally Machine Is Not Your Neighbor's Yaris

It's official, boys and girls: Toyota is rejoining the rally stage next season for the first time this millennium, and this is it'...
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Reigning WRC Champion Sebastien Ogier Signs With M-Sport

Four-time WRC champion Sebastien Ogier has been announced as the lead driver for the M-Sport team for the 2017 World Rally Championship.
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M-Sport Unveils Extreme 2017 Ford Fiesta WRC

M-Sport has just unveiled its 2017 Ford Fiesta WRC racer that's based on the just-revealed road-going 2017 Fiesta .
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Qatari Driver Looking To Race VW Polo WRC In 2017 Championship

Qatari World Rally Championship driver Nasser Al-Attiyah has revealed that he is looking to secure a deal with Volkswagen to race the Germa...
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VW Will Homologate Polo WRC For 2017 Championship

Last month, Volkswagen confirmed it was pulling out of the World Rally Championship in the wake of dieselgate. However, there’s a possibil...
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Hyundai's New i20 WRC Is Ready For The 2017 Championship

Following a bunch of camouflaged prototypes over the last few months, Hyundai has finally pulled the covers off the 2017 i20 WRC at the Au...
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Haydon Paddon Performs The Mother Of All Slides After Rally Australia

If, for some strange and unearthly reason, you don’t believe that rally drivers are among the most skilled racers in the world, this clip o...
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VW & Audi Drop Mic, Walk Off Stage With 1-2 Parting Wins

It's the end of an era in motorsports as the Volkswagen Group withdraws two of its powerhouse brands from two major racing disciplines....
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Toyota's WRC Car Will Help Accelerate Autonomous Driving System's Development

While it may be hard to believe at first, Toyota asserts that its 2017 Yaris WRC car will help advance the firm’s autonomous driving techn...
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2017 Ford Fiesta WRC Looks Like It Could Tear A Hole In The Italian Alps

The new generation WRC racers are shaping up to be quite exciting, as the new Ford Fiesta WRC is more than willing to prove.
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Peugeot 205 T16 Racer Is Actually A Mitsubishi EVO VI In Drag

You don’t see a Peugeot 205 T16 every day, especially a racing variant , that’s why someone decided to build one from the ground up.
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