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  1. Latvala Keeps Hopes Alive In Argentina - Third Place For VolkswagenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Paddock Talk

    ... the gap to the leaders. The Volkswagen duo go into the final day of round four of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) 1:03.7 minutes behind overall leaders Kris Meeke/Paul Nagle (GB/IRL, Citroen) and trailing second-placed Mads Ostberg/Jonas ...

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  2. Evans On The Brink Of Another Strong ResultRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Paddock Talk

    Sport World Rally Team's Elfyn Evans is on the brink of another strong FIA World Rally Championship result at this weekend's Rally Argentina. The Ford Fiesta RS WRC driver currently holds a solid fourth place with all still to play for.

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  3. Evans In The Mix In ArgentinaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    ... to fifth position ahead of the midday service break. As the conditions worsened for the second pass, the Fiesta RS WRC driver continued to show the composure that could see him go far. Focusing on their own event, Evans and Barritt were still able ...

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  4. Latvala And Volkswagen End Dramatic Day In Third PlaceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    ... Friday's headline story was the remorseless routes at round four of this season's FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), which took their toll on most of the top teams. With rough road conditions having a brutal effect on the cars, Latvala/Anttila ...

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  5. Evans And Barritt Win Wheel Change Race In ArgentinaRead the original story

    Friday | Paddock Talk

    Elfyn Evans and Dan Barritt were crowned Kings of the Wheel Change at XION Rally Argentina today. The M-Sport World Rally Team duo won the inaugural WRC TV Wheel Change Challenge in Villa Carlos Paz ahead of the start of the fourth round of the FIA World Rally Championship tonight .

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  6. Evans and Barritt win wheel change race in Argentina - videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Motorsport.com

    The M-Sport World Rally Team duo won the inaugural WRC TV Wheel Change Challenge in Villa Carlos Paz ahead of the start of the fourth round of the FIA World Rally Championship tonight . Evans and Barritt were clear winners of the competition after 11 World Rally Car crews went up against the clock and each other in a race to see who could best handle the pressure of a timed wheel change on their rally cars.

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  7. Back In Drift Mode - Volkswagen Duos Set The Pace In The Argentina ShakedownRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Paddock Talk

    ... and ready for the Rally Argentina: they ended the Shakedown ahead of round four of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) among the fastest cars. Sebastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F), Andreas Mikkelsen/Ola Floene (N/N) and Jari-Matti ...

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  8. Hyundai Motorsport Looks To Continue Positive Momentum At Rally ArgentinaRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Paddock Talk

    Hyundai Motorsport is optimistic for another positive result as the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship resumes following a six-week break for next week's Rally Argentina, round four of this year's 13-event series. Hyundai Motorsport has shown competitive pace in the three events so far contested in this year's WRC with numerous stage wins and a podium at Rally Sweden.

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  9. Full Throttle Out Of The Break: Volkswagen Returns To Action In ArgentinaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Paddock Talk

    The fastest drifters in the world are back in business after a 38-day break: Volkswagen kicks off the second quarter of the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship at the Rally Argentina . After three back-to-back victories, double world champions Sebastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia have opened up a commanding lead in the World Championship in their Polo R WRC.

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  10. Arduous Argentina Awaits For DMACKRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Paddock Talk

    ... nominated tyre for the first time this season, has a strong record in Argentina. Martin Prokop scored DMACK's best-ever WRC finish of fourth overall here in 2012 and the S6 feels at home in the generally soft, sandy conditions. DMACK will supply ...

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  11. M-Sport Eager For Rally ArgentinaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Paddock Talk

    ... keen to get back behind the wheel of their Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS WRCs when the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) returns to Rally Argentina next week. Following a six week break, both are looking forward to battling the field in pursuit ...

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  12. Hyundai Motorsport looks to continue positive momentum at Rally ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Motorsport.com

    Hyundai Motorsport is optimistic for another positive result as the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship resumes following a six-week break for next week's Rally Argentina, round four of this year's 13-event series. Hyundai Motorsport has shown competitive pace in the three events so far contested in this year's WRC with numerous stage wins and a podium at Rally Sweden.

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  13. Sebastien Loeb Rally Evo This FallRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Blue's News

    ... from past and present rally history along every major category of vehicle, from the powerful group B to the modern WRC. True to the down and dirty world of rally racing, each vehicle exhibits an accurate damage model with scratches, tire punctures ...

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  14. Hyundai pushes on with development of delayed i20 WRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Autoblog

    It's a pretty big deal when a major automaker joins a top-flight racing series, and so it was when Hyundai entered the World Rally Championship with the i20 WRC last year. And while delays have postponed the arrival of its replacement, development presses on.

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  15. Hyundai's new-gen i20 WRC set for 2016 rally debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    There's a new Hyundai i20 in the showrooms, so a renewal must happen on gravel too, where Hyundai is campaigning its i20 WRC for the second FIA World Rally Championship season after coming back to the sport in 2014 . The Hyundai Motorsport team recently completed a four-day test of the new generation five-door i20 WRC car in the Spanish region of Almeria.

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  16. On track with Michele Mouton, the fastest woman car rallyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Jean Todt asked me to head the commission to promote women in motor sport. Since 2011, I have also become the FIA WRC Manager, so I am at all 13 WRC rallies across the world, which entails a lot of travelling and keeps me very, very busy! I didn't ...

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  17. M-Sport Confirm New Partnership With StiloRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    After using Stilo products on the preliminary rounds of FIA World Rally Championship , M-Sport are pleased to confirm a new partnership with the Italian company. M-Sport World Rally Team's Elfyn Evans, Daniel Barritt, Ott Tanak and Raigo Molder will thus take to some of the WRC's most challenging terrain equipped with Stilo's state-of-the-art technology.

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  18. Kris Meeke set to play starring role in McRae Rally ChallengeRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... opportunity to compete at the highest level. It will be great to be able to relax amongst friends in the build up to the WRC round in Portugalthe following weekend." There are no details as yet of the car that he will drive, but since this event on ...

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  19. DMACK Extends Supply Contract To South American Rally ChampionshipRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    ... ition at the top level of the sport which is both competitive and cost-effective. The model is a true example of how our WRC activities filter down to successful regional and national championships.' PaddockTalk Perspective

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  20. Double DMACK Podium On Tough Rally MexicoRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    DMACK mastered the tough conditions at Rally Guanajuato Mexico this weekend as its drivers scored a double WRC 2 podium on the first loose surface round of the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship. Peruvian Nicolas Fuchs and Argentine co-driver Fernando Mussano powered their Ford Fiesta R5 to second after a strong performance over the four-day event to kick-start their 2015 campaign in style.

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