|Sordo Claims Maiden Win In Germany|
|TRIER (Germany) – Dani Sordo was the World Rally Championship's 'nearly' man after 34 podiums from 106 starts. However, the 30-year-old Spaniard came good to beat Thierry Neuville by 53.0sec following a gripping final stage showdown that was only settled when the Belgian went off the road 3km from the finish.
After the demise of early leader Sebastien Ogier, who broke his Volkswagen Polo R's suspension after crashing early in the second leg, team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala was in the lead...[Read more...]|
|One of the Three Final Cars Built by Famed Italian Engineer Giotto Bizzarrini To Be Offered at Russo and Steele's Highly Anticipated Monterey Auction|
|Monterey, California – As the engineer responsible for the design and development of some of the most successful and innovative racing and GT cars ever conceived, Giotto Bizzarrini remains one of the most revered names in motorsport history. Hailing from Livorno, Italy and eventually leaving Alfa Romeo for Ferrari where he began as a test driver and quickly rose to Chief Engineer, Bizzarrini collaborated with Carlo Chiti on the 250 Testa Rossa's V-12 engine and the 250 SWB, with his caree...[Read more...]|
|Hagan Drives ‘Magneti Marelli Offered By Mopar' To 4-Wide Nhra National Win|
|• Don Schumacher Racing's Hagan takes 'Magneti Marelli Offered by Mopar' to winner's circle at Four-Wide Nationals|
• Win by Hagan extends Mopar's win streak to six titles in five NHRA events in 2013
• Hagan back on track with first win since his 2011 NHRA Funny Car Championship season
• Hagan takes the Funny Car Championship points lead by 50 points
• Mopar Express Lane driver Johnson drops to second place in Pro Stock points standings after red light in round t...[Read more...]
|SÉBASTIEN OGIER: 'RALLY MEXICO – THAT IS PURE GOOSE BUMPS'|
|Wolfsburg (04 March 2013). Volkswagen works driver Sébastien Ogier (F) made a little bit of motorsport history at the Rally Sweden three weeks ago. TheFrenchman, with co-driver Julien Ingrassia at his side, claimed Volkswagen's first victory in the FIA World Rally Championship with the Polo R WRC. In an interview, the World Championship leader looks back at that triumph and forward to the challenges ahead.
Success in Sweden not only secured your place in the rally history books, bu...[Read more...]|
|Rally Finland - After Stage 8|
| ||Ford World Rally Team's drivers maintained a strong pace to retain third and fourth in Rally Finland as the second leg progressed this afternoon. Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila regained top spot in the internal Ford battle as they swapped places with team-mates Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson, returning to the Jyvaskyla service park 2.8sec ahead of their colleagues.
The duo were separated by just a tenth of a second as this eighth round of the FIA World Rally Championship headed to ...[Read more...]|