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TÄNAK CLAIMS EARLY LEAD IN GERMANY

2019-08-23T09:59:36+00:00August 23, 2019|

OTT Tänak started ADAC Rallye Deutschland on Thursday night in the same way he ended Neste Rally Finland three weeks ago – at the front of the field. PHOTO: Ott Tänak shaves off a mirror during the opening stage of ADAC Rallye Deutschland (Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool Watch ADAC Rallye Deutschland TV highlights FREE [...]

TÄNAK HUNTS GERMAN TREBLE TO BOOST TITLE CHASE

2019-08-22T10:26:46+00:00August 22, 2019|

OTT Tänak chases an ADAC Rallye Deutschland hat-trick this weekend to take a massive step towards a maiden FIA World Rally Championship. PHOTO: Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool Despite having won in south-west Germany for the past two years, the factory Toyota driver knows a third victory is a tough ask at one of the [...]

WRC’S BACK ON 10 BOLD: FINLAND SAT. 10 AUG.

2019-08-06T18:25:26+00:00August 6, 2019|

THE WRC is back after its summer break and the action is more epic than ever at Neste Rally Finland, round 9 of the series. The fastest rally in the calendar delivers thrills aplenty and incredibly close competition as Ott Tänak, Séb Ogier and Thierry Neuville continue their pitched battle for the drivers' championship. Who [...]

TÄNAK STRETCHES WORLD RALLY LEAD WITH FINLAND WIN

2019-08-05T01:27:12+00:00August 5, 2019|

OTT Tänak secured back-to-back Neste Rally Finland victories on Sunday to boost his lead in a tight FIA World Rally Championship. PHOTO: Surrounded by hundreds of cheering countrymen, Estonian Ott Tänak leaps for joy after his Neste Rally Finland victory (Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool). Tänak’s third win from the past four rallies, by 25.6sec [...]

TÄNAK ON TOP IN FINLAND, ROCKY DAY FOR LATAVALA, MEEKE

2019-08-04T09:18:21+00:00August 4, 2019|

OTT Tänak led Neste Rally Finland on Saturday night after a rogue rock ruined an incredible three-way fight for supremacy at the FIA World Rally Championship’s fastest round. PHOTO: Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool The series leader completed the penultimate leg of the four-day event with a 16.4sec advantage in his Toyota Yaris over Esapekka [...]

TOP TRIO RESUME WRC BATTLE ON FINLAND’S DAUNTING “GRAVEL GRAND PRIX”

2019-08-01T13:00:59+00:00August 1, 2019|

THE three top drivers battling for the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) take their fight to the most daunting event of the year in Finland this weekend, with each needing a large dose of what their hosts call Sisu to have any chance of success. PHOTO: Ott Tänak is hot favourite this weekend to repeat [...]

ROCK LEGENDS DRAGON JUST THE TICKET FOR WORLD RALLY AUSTRALIA

2019-07-26T14:59:30+00:00July 26, 2019|

COFFS COAST (NSW) – Ticket-holders at Kennards Hire Rally Australia in November will enjoy an exclusive free concert by legendary rock band Dragon plus an extra day of competition featuring an exciting new harbourside stage – and the growing chance of witnessing another fight to the wire for the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). PHOTO, [...]

TÄNAK WINS ESTONIA “TEST”; NOW FOR FINLAND SPEEDFEST

2019-07-15T11:40:08+00:00July 15, 2019|

TOYOTA star Ott Tänak has set his sights on winning the FIA World Rally Championship’s fastest event in Finland next month after dominating his home rally in Estonia at the weekend. Driving a Toyota Yaris WRC, Tänak won 13 of the 15 stages on Shell Helix Rally Estonia to cruise to a 63.5 sec. victory [...]

WRC STARS GEAR UP FOR FINLAND WITH HIGH-SPEED ESTONIA RALLY

2019-07-12T20:25:03+00:00July 12, 2019|

STARS and cars of the FIA World Rally Championship will get some high-speed practice in Estonia this weekend less than three weeks before the fastest rally of the season at Neste Rally Finland. PHOTO: Toyota's Ott Tänak is aiming for another win on his home rally in Estonia (Rally Estonia pic) The super-quick gravel roads [...]

SORDO WINS IN WORLD RALLY ITALY; CRUEL BLOW FOR TÄNAK

2019-06-17T11:31:48+00:00June 17, 2019|

HYUNDAI’S Dani Sordo claimed his second career victory in the FIA World Rally Championship after long-time leader Ott Tänak suffered car failure just minutes from the finish of Rally Italia Sardegna on Sunday. PHOTO: Dani Sordo (R) and co-driver Carlo de Barrio celebrate their unexpected victory on Rally Italia Sardegna (Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool) [...]