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CITROËN BOOSTS OGIER’S TITLE HOPES WITH EXTRA ENTRY FOR AUSTRALIAN WORLD RALLY FINALE

2019-10-18T10:19:33+00:00October 18, 2019|

ENTRY LIST - DOWNLOAD COFFS COAST (NSW) – French team Citroën will boost its entry to three cars in a last-ditch bid for star driver Sébastien Ogier to grab a seventh-straight FIA World Rally Championship at Kennards Hire Rally Australia next month. PHOTO: Sébastien Ogier will have a faster Citroën in Spain and Mads Østberg [...]

VIDEO: CITROËN STAR GOES MADS AT GOODWOOD

2019-07-06T14:58:11+00:00July 6, 2019|

WRC drivers and their spectacular cars are starring at this weekend's annual Festival of Speed at Goodwood, near London. Sébastien Ogier, Elfyn Evans, Mads Østberg, Eric Camilli and father-and-son Petter and Oliver Solberg are laying down the rubber at the world's most famous classic motorsport weekend - and thrilling big crowds with a taste of [...]

OGIER, TÄNAK TOP RALLY AUSTRALIA SUPER SPECIAL STAGES

2018-11-16T21:32:01+00:00November 16, 2018|

COFFS COAST (NSW) - Sébastien Ogier and Ott Tanak shared wins in the two Destination NSW Super Special Stages to complete the opening day of Kennards Hire Rally Australia, the title decider for the FIA World Rally Championship on the New South Wales Coffs Coast. Ogier topped the first charge through the 1.27km harbourside stage [...]

CITROËN’S OSTBERG TAKES EARLY LEAD IN COFFS COAST WORLD RALLY FINALE

2018-11-16T14:10:44+00:00November 16, 2018|

COFFS COAST (NSW) - Norway's Mads Østberg has emerged as leader of Kennards Hire Rally Australia after an incident-packed start to the FIA World Rally Championship finale on the New South Wales Coffs Coast this morning. Ostberg dramatically upped his tempo in the factory Citroen C3 to snatch a 5.4-second lead after the 26.68km Sherwood special stage,  [...]

WRC DRIVERS RACE TOBOGGANS AND SWING THROUGH TREES IN COFFS

2018-11-13T07:06:14+00:00November 13, 2018|

COFFS COAST (NSW) – Contenders for the closest FIA World Rally Championship fight in 15 years struck a mock first blow when they raced each other on toboggans at a Coffs Harbour adventure park on Monday. PHOTO: From front, Sébastien Ogier has the lead from Thierry Neuville and Ott Tänak as the three final WRC [...]

ENTRIES SET FOR COFFS COAST 2018 WORLD RALLY SHOWDOWN

2018-10-24T00:41:25+00:00October 24, 2018|

COFFS COAST (NSW) – The three contenders in a showdown for the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) top a list of 29 entries confirmed for Kennards Hire Rally Australia today. PHOTO: Rally Australia 2017 winner Thierry Neuville hopes to clinch his maiden World Rally Championship at this year’s Coffs Coast event (Hyundai Motorsport pic) [...]

MEEKE SIGNS FOR TOYOTA WRC SUPER-TEAM, LAPPI TO PARTNER OGIER AT CITROËN

2018-10-17T23:33:11+00:00October 17, 2018|

NORTHERN Irish driver Kris Meeke has signed with Toyota to form the most experienced team in the FIA World Rally Championship next year. PHOTO: Kris Meeke tested his new Toyota Yaris WRC for the first time on Tuesday in Finland (Toyota pic) Meeke, who was dumped by Citroën after Rally Portugal in May, will resume [...]

FAN ALERT – WRC RALLY FINLAND ON 7MATE WEDNESDAY!

2018-08-08T14:55:46+00:00August 8, 2018|

WATCH the exciting one-hour highlights of Neste Rally Finland as the 2018 WRC continues on 7mate at the following times this week – • Wednesday 8 August – 4pm AEST • Friday 10 August – 1am AEST (repeat) • Saturday 11 August – 12 midday AEST (repeat) It’s drama all the way on the fastest [...]

TÄNAK TAKES MAIDEN WIN ON WRC’S FASTEST RALLY IN FINLAND

2018-07-30T07:25:49+00:00July 30, 2018|

TOYOTA driver Ott Tänak overcame a barren run of form to claim a dominant first Neste Rally Finland win and close the gap in the FIA World Rally Championship on Sunday. PHOTO: Ott Tänak literally flies his Toyota Yaris across the finish line to a maiden victory in Neste Rally Finland (Jaanus Ree/WRC Media pic) [...]

TÄNAK AND TOYOTA TRIUMPH IN FINLAND

2018-07-29T22:17:24+00:00July 29, 2018|

OTT Tänak dominated Neste Rally Finland to secure his second FIA World Rally Championship victory of the season on Sunday afternoon. The Estonian tamed the fastest rally on the calendar in his Toyota Yaris, leading for virtually the entire distance of the four-day gravel road encounter to claim his first Finland success by 32.7sec. Mads [...]