Juho Hanninen could make a sensational return to Citroen when the WRC resumes in his native Finland in August.
Mads Ostberg’s team boss Malcolm Wilson will tell the luckless Norwegian that second place to Sebastien Ogier on Rally Italia Sardegna will be as good winning outright.
Skoda’s R5 future is closer to becoming reality after the make tested a hybrid version of its current Super 2000-specification Fabia recently.
Sebastien Ogier insists the lack of a full midday service on Rally Italia Sardegna won’t be a problem when the WRC resumes this week.
Less than 48 hours after learning he’d be filling in for Nasser Al-Attiyah on Rally Italia Sardegna, Elfyn Evans has been handed his World Rally Car debut on the island event.
Hyundai Motorsport has shown off its new base for the first time, treating company top brass and other movers and shakers – including representatives from rival WRC teams – to a guided tour of the facility in Alzenau near Frankfurt in Germany today.
Rally GB is going back in time this year – back to 1295 to be precise. The route of this year’s WRC season finale will include two runs through the grounds of Chirk Castle, which dates back to 1295 and provides easy access to fans living on both sides of the Welsh/English border.
The full itinerary for Britain’s world championship counter has just been revealed by event bosses and it's a monster with 22 stages spread over four days including three at night, four in stately homes and the final test on the Great Orme peninsular in Lladudno, north Wales. And here's the schedule in full.
Elfyn Evans will be back in the WRC sooner than expected after being called up to replace Nasser Al-Attiyah on Rally Italia Sardegna next week.
M-Sport launched its Ford Fiesta R5 in the UK last night – and team boss Malcolm Wilson said he’s convinced that the Chris Williams-penned machine will cause an upset when it makes its WRC debut in Finland in early August.