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CITROËN TESTS F1-STYLE AERO AS OGIER FIGHTS FOR TITLE

2019-10-17T08:58:00+00:00October 17, 2019|

FRENCH team Citroën has tested radical Formula 1-style aerodynamic updates to its C3 WRC car as driver Sébastien Ogier fights to win a seventh-straight FIA World Rally Championship at Kennards Hire Rally Australia next month. Ogier trails championship favourite Ott Tänak of Toyota by 28 points and must score well in the penultimate round at [...]

GB WIN MOVES TÄNAK CLOSER TO WORLD RALLY TITLE, BUT MAY HAVE TO WAIT UNTIL AUSTRALIA

2019-10-07T03:13:47+00:00October 7, 2019|

TOYOTA driver Ott Tänak moved closer to a maiden FIA World Rally Championship with a hard-earned Wales Rally GB win on Sunday, but he may have to wait until the closing round in Australia next month to finally clinch the title. PHOTO: Ott Tänak moves a step closer to his maiden WRC with victory on [...]

TÄNAK TAKES GB WIN, BOOSTS TITLE LEAD

2019-10-07T00:31:03+00:00October 6, 2019|

OTT Tänak won his fifth FIA World Rally Championship round in seven outings in Great Britain on Sunday afternoon to take a huge step towards his first drivers’ title. PHOTO: Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool   Driving a Toyota Yaris, the Estonian won Wales Rally GB by 10.9sec to increase his championship lead to 28 [...]

TÄNAK HOLDS GB LEAD, BUT NEUVILLE CLOSER

2019-10-06T09:14:59+00:00October 6, 2019|

OTT Tänak delivered a determined Super Saturday drive to stretch his lead at Wales Rally GB over FIA World Rally Championship title rivals Thierry Neuville and Sébastien Ogier. PHOTO: Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool The tussle for victory through the wet, muddy and foggy mid-Wales forests echoed the battle for the world crown between the [...]

TÄNAK LEADS OGIER BY 3.4sec IN GB THRILLER

2019-10-05T07:42:29+00:00October 5, 2019|

OTT Tänak snatched the lead of Wales Rally GB from teammate Kris Meeke in the closing kilometres of Friday’s stages after a thrilling fight in typically unpredictable weather. PHOTO: Ott Tänak races through rain and darkness to snatch the lead on the last Friday stage of Wales Rally GB (Red Bull Content Pool) The FIA [...]

TÄNAK, OGIER & NEUVILLE VIE FOR BRITISH WIN AS THRILLING WORLD RALLY TITLE CHASE HEADS FOR AUSTRALIA

2019-10-03T00:54:08+00:00October 3, 2019|

THE fight for the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship reaches a critical point when the three main contenders tackle Wales Rally Great Britain, starting tonight. PHOTO: Red Bull Content Pool Watch TV highlights of Wales Rally GB FREE on 10 BOLD and TENPLAY.COM.AU, Saturday 12 October, 3pm AEST (check guides for local times). Competition between Ott Tänak, [...]

CITROËN 1-2 IN TURKEY BOOSTS OGIER’S BID FOR 7TH WORLD RALLY CROWN

2019-09-16T09:36:43+00:00September 16, 2019|

SÉBASTIEN Ogier has reignited his hopes of a seventh-straight FIA World Rally Championship after heading a Citroën Racing 1-2 finish at Rally Turkey on Sunday – and expectation is building that the title could decided in Australia in November. PHOTO: Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool Watch TV highlights of Rally Turkey free on 10 BOLD [...]

CAUTION ON THE CARDS FOR TÄNAK IN TURKEY

2019-09-12T17:11:25+00:00September 12, 2019|

AFTER four wins from the past five FIA World Rally Championship rounds, Ott Tänak starts Rally Turkey today as favourite to repeat last year’s victory and close on his first title. PHOTO: A cautious approach to Turkey's brutal conditions brought Ott Tänak victory in 2018 (Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool pic) Tänak’s purple patch of [...]

TÄNAK HEADS TOYOTA 1-2-3 IN GERMANY AFTER NEUVILLE DESPAIR

2019-08-25T07:46:59+00:00August 25, 2019|

OTT Tänak is on course for a third straight ADAC Rallye Deutschland victory after leading a Toyota Gazoo Racing clean sweep of the top three places on Saturday. PHOTO: Jari-Matti Latvala races his Toyota Yaris through the Panzerplatte military-test stage on the way to third place on Saturday's leg of Rally Germany (Jaanus Ree/Red Bull [...]

TÄNAK DEFENDS AS NEUVILLE CLOSES TO 2.8SEC. IN GERMANY

2019-08-24T06:06:18+00:00August 24, 2019|

OTT Tänak fended off a determined challenge from FIA World Rally Championship rival Thierry Neuville to hold a narrow lead at ADAC Rallye Deutschland on Friday night. PHOTO: Thierry Neuville's Hyundai i20 plunges downhill as the Belgian pursues Ott Tänak on Friday's stages of Rally Germany (Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool) Championship leader Tänak, chasing [...]