1. IRC Rally Internacional de Curitiba: Kris Meeke Maintains Control for the Win

    Kris Meeke has won the all-gravel Curitiba Rally in Brazil. The Peugeot UK driver claimed all seven stages on the opening day of round two of the IRC series and then maintained his lead on the second day to finish with a 26...

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  2. IRC Rally Internacional de Curitiba: Kris Meeke's Perfect Day in Brazil

    Seven stages, seven victories: Such was Peugeot UK driver Kris Meeke's day at the Rally Internacional de Curitiba at the conclusion of the first day. The U.K...

    Tony Castaneira Written by Tony Castaneira about over 5 years ago 111 reads 1 comments

  3. Yachting: Volvo Ocean Race Leg 5 Update

    Ericsson 4, skippered by the Brazilian, Torben Grael, led the fleet of Open 70 Yachts through the first of two scoring gates on leg five of the Volvo Ocean Race on Wednesday, to collect the maximum of four points...

    Tony Castaneira Written by Tony Castaneira about over 5 years ago 147 reads 0 comments

  4. IRC: Rally Internacional De Curitiba Brings Changes To Rally

    The Intercontinental Rally Challenge(IRC) moves from the snow and ice-covered asphalt of Monaco and the Col de Turini to gravel marking the IRC’s first gravel round of the season in the ...

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  5. Audi To Race AT ALMS Petite LeMans and Laguna Seca

    Audi has reversed it’s decision of earlier this year and will participate in two more U.S. races for the 2009 American LeMans Series...

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  6. WRC: S2000 Yes! Turbo No! For 2010 Rally Season

    The FIA have now changed their mind about the World Rally Championship’s (WRC) 2010 regulations. Originally they approved the switch to the Super2000+ formula...

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  7. Indonesia and Russia To Leave the WRC 2010 Calendar

    The Swedish rally Web site VF Sport is confirming the long-rumored story that Indonesia and Russia will not run their respective rounds of the World Rally Championship 2010 season...

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  8. Rally America: Ken Block Shows Them In The Show Me State

    The Missouri license plate calls it the “Show Me State.” Ken Block proved that is the case this weekend, as all one has to do to learn how to race in the Rally of the 100 Acre Woods is watch him behind the wheel...

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  9. WRC Cyprus Rally Asphalt Stages: Pirelli Gravel Tire Gets OK

    The Cyprus Rally, next month's third round of the World Rally Championship season, is the only mixed-surface event held this year...

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  10. What If? Another American F1 Team?

    What if there is another group working on starting an American F1 team?What if the team will not be a pure US Formula 1 team but a “NAFTA” team?What if they realize that ...

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  11. Bleacher Report Breaks the News of Yet Another US F1 Team

    I received word today that there is another group looking to start a U.S. based Formula one team. All I am able to reveal is that the group consists of people who have been involved ...

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  12. The Greatest Female Racers of All Time

    It wasn’t that long ago when a woman in racing was virtually unheard of. Today women are making such dramatic inroads into the once totally male dominated sport that soon the fact that a race winner is a female will be a little note...

    Tony Castaneira Written by Tony Castaneira about over 5 years ago 2,102 reads 20 comments

  13. America's Cup Yachts Compete In The Louis Vuitton Pacific Yachting Series

    The Louis Vuitton Pacific Series greeted Alinghi and Team New Zealand (TNZ) with a cold and wet final day on the waters off Auckland...

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  14. RC 44 Championship: Yachting's Premier Fleet Is Back in Action

    The RC 44 Championship fleet is back in action, with the Puerto Calero, Islas Canarias RC 44 Cup, the 2009 season’s first regatta which starts this Wednesday Feb. 25...

    Tony Castaneira Written by Tony Castaneira about over 5 years ago 227 reads 1 comments

  15. Rally Battle Set for Missouri at Rally America's Round Two

    Round two of the Rally America Championship heads south from the frozen tundra of Michigan to scenic Ozark foothills of southern Missouri in southern Missouri Feb. 27 to 28...

    Tony Castaneira Written by Tony Castaneira about over 5 years ago 348 reads 7 comments

  16. Cristian Fittipaldi: From Horsepower To Wind Power

    The problem with us “gearheads” is that we sometime can’t fathom that a racecar driver would have outside interests besides racing or race something without a motor Normal ...

    Tony Castaneira Written by Tony Castaneira about over 5 years ago 298 reads 0 comments

  17. Kimi Räikkönen Returns To Rallying After Impressive Debut

    Finnish newspapers are reporting that Kimi Räikkönen will be back for the Vaakuna Rally the upcoming weekend...

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  18. WRC Rally Norway Report Final: Sebastien Loeb wins Rally Norway for Citroen

    It was a very tight contest between Sebastien Loeb and Mikko Hirvonen across the snow and icy roads of Rally Norway. The intense fight lasted from the very first stage to the very end at the World Rally Championship's second round of the 2009 season...

    Tony Castaneira Written by Tony Castaneira about over 5 years ago 151 reads 3 comments

  19. Yachting: Telefonica Blue Back In The Fray

    Telefonica Blue team has returned to the fray and started leg five of the Volvo Ocean Race. Beginning the leg in fifth place, the team crossed the starting line nearly 19 hours behind the leaders...

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  20. Yachting: PUMA LEADS AT DRAMATIC START OF VOLVO OCEAN RACE LEG FIVE

    Drama was the order of the day during the opening to leg five of the Volvo Ocean Race at Qingdao, China. Green Dragon skippered by Ian Walker of Great Britain, was first over the line in a slow-motion ...

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  21. Sebastien Loeb and Mikko Hirvonen Set for Sunday showdown: WRC Rally Day 2

    Two days of intense competition down with one to go. Rally Norway leaders Sebastien Loeb and Mikko Hirvonen will enter Sunday—the final day—divided by exactly 15 seconds. Saturday’s final stage, the 1...

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  22. Welcome to the Bleacher Report Yachting & Yacht Racing Community

    The sport of yacht racing is one of exhilaration and strategy. Not only are you competing against the times of other boats, but you are also up against the wind and your own sailing knowledge and abilities...

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  23. IRC: Curitiba International Rally Preview

    While the WRC teams are trying to stay warm on the frozen back roads of Scandinavia at the Rally Norway the teams from the Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) are packing their sunscreen for their next rally in Brazil ...

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  24. WRC Rally Norway Report Day 1: Strategy Update.

    Despite the fact that Mikko Hirvonen denied slowing on purpose to allow Sébastien Loeb to take the lead and thus sweep the stage for him tomorrow, the The BP Ford Abu Dhabi ...

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  25. WRC Rally Norway Report Day One: Strategy Takes the Lead

    Ford’s Mikko Hirvonen surrendered the lead of Rally Norway on Friday’s final stage, slipping 2.6 seconds behind Sebastien Loeb into second place...

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