1. New Official WRC Console Game Announced

    Fans of the FIA World Rally Championship will soon be able to get closer to the action after it was announced today that a new official WRC console game is now under development and scheduled for launch in 2010...

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  2. Matthew Wilson..World Champion Or World Jester?

    Matt Wilson has found himself frequently maligned both in the motorsport media and amongst World Rally Championship (WRC) fans alike, but the leading British star of his generation suggests his ...

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  3. Citroen Racing targets winter 2010 debut for S2000 WRC

    Citroen boss Olivier Quesnel would like to see the WRC adopt a winter calendar so that the team could debut its S2000 World Rally Car ahead of schedule, according to the UK newspaper Motorsport News...

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  4. Discovery Channel HD Theater TV deal for WRC in the USA

    The World Rally Championship is set to be beamed into millions of American homes following a deal between the WRC's promoter, ISC, and the Discovery channel, according to wrc.com...

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  5. Peugeot Takes Pole for LMS Return

    Peugeot ensured it was a case of "business as usual" on its return to the Le Mans Series after locking out the front row of the grid for the second round of the year at Spa...

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  6. Vauxhall Announces BTCC Withdrawal at the End of 2009 Season

    Vauxhall has announced that they will be discontinuing their VX Racing activities in the British Touring Car Championship at the end of this season...

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  7. Ford joins the fray

    The famous Ford name is set to return to the BTCC in 2009 after an absence of nearly a decade. Independent team Arena Motorsport has revealed that it will field a squad of Focus STs in next year’s championship...

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  8. Petter Solberg Rally Team Receives WRC Honour

    The Petter Solberg World Rally Team was awarded the Abu Dhabi "Spirit of the Rally" award for the Cyprus Rally in recognition of its giant-killing performance at the weekend...

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  9. The Story of the Subaru World Rally Team Impreza WRCs

    I see the red taillights blazing, I hear the distinctive thrum from the flat-four boxer engine, I feel the whoosh of wind as Petter Solberg deftly maneuvers his Subaru Impreza WRC2008 around a tight hairpin by jabbing at his car’s handbrake...

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  10. Peugeot Sport: Sebring Is Just a Test

    Peugeot Sport Team boss Olivier Quesnel has played down his team's chances of victory in the Sebring 12 Hours by insisting that the main aim of the race is to prepare for this summer's Le Mans 24 Hours...

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  11. Marcus Gronholm to Return for Portugal

    In addition to the best drivers in the world competing in all three categories of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC, J-WRC and P-WRC), the 2009 edition of the Vodafone Rally de Portugal (2-5 April) will have an additional point of interest...

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  12. Mitsubishi Will Not Compete In the 2009 British Rally Championship

    Mitsubishi Motors UK has confirmed that its two-car works rally team will not compete in the MSA British Rally Championship in 2009...

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  13. 2009 Rally Monte Carlo Final Results

    Sebastien Ogier scored an extremely impressive victory for the Kronos/BFGoodrich Drivers' Team on the 2009 Rallye Monte Carlo. Ogier drove a consistent rally, unlike his rivals, to avoid mistakes in the Peugeot 207 S2000 over the three-day event...

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  14. Malcolm Wilson Preseason Q&A

    While waiting for the 2009 WRC season opener in Ireland, wrc.com spoke with BP Ford Abu Dhabi team principal Malcolm Wilson to get his thoughts on the year ahead...

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  15. WRC Rule Changes For 2009 PT2

    Mechanics in service Revised: As a cost cutting measure, the FIA has reduced the number of mechanics permitted to work on cars in a service area (at the same time) from six in 2008 to four this year...

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  16. WRC: Changing Rules For 2009

    The WRC has changed rules for upcoming years. They are outlined below.CalendarThis year's 12-round WRC calendar is the first to be planned according to the FIA's two-year rotation system. In 2010, a different 12 rallies are scheduled to run...

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  17. Skoda Motorsport Signs Up For 2009 IRC series

    Skoda Motorsport has registered as a manufacturer for the 2009 Intercontinental Rally Challenge on the eve of the Monte Carlo Rally. The outfit will run Juho Hanninen and Jan Kopecky as a two-car team in the series...

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  18. 2009 Intercontinental Rally Challenge Calendar

    Events Date Top Results 2009 77è Rallye Monte Carlo Jan 21 - 24 Round 1 2009 Rallye Internacional de Curitiba Mar 5 - 7 Round 2 ...

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  19. Dani Sordo: Citroen Total World Rally Team

    Nationality: Spanish Date of birth: 02/05/1983 Team: Citroen Total World Rally Team Co-driver: Marc Marti Championship titles: FIA Junior World Rally Champion 2005 ...

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  20. Sebastien Loeb: Citroen Total World Rally Team

    Nationality: French Date of birth: 26/02/1974 Team: Citroen Total World Rally Team Co-driver: Daniel Elena Championship titles: WRC Drivers' Champion 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008...

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  21. 2009 WRC Calendar

    Rally Ireland 30/1 - 1/2/09 Rally Norway 13 - 15/2/09 Cyprus Rally 13 - 15/3/09 Vodafone Rally de Portugal 2 - 5/4/09 Rally Argentina ...

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  22. Munchi's Ford World Rally Team

    Name: Munchi's Ford World Rally Team Based: Cumbria, England Established: 2007 Team principal: Martin Christie Current car: Ford Focus RS WRC Manufacturers' ...

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  23. Adapta World Rally Team

    Name: Adapta World Rally Team Based: Norway Established: 2009 Team principal: Morten Ostberg Current car: Subaru Impreza WRC Manufacturers' titles: None Current drivers: Mads Ostberg...

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  24. Citroen Junior Team

    Name: Citroen Junior Team Based: Versailles, France Established: 2009 Team principal: Olivier Quesnel Current car: Citroen C4 WRC Manufacturers' titles: ...

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  25. Stobart VK M-Sport Ford Rally Team

    Name: Stobart VK M-Sport Ford Rally Team Based: Cumbria, England Established: 2006 Team principal: Malcolm Wilson Current ...

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