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  1. With Corazon And Karacho - Volkswagen Drivers Ready For ActionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Paddock Talk

    On to the third round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with plenty of heart and at full throttle - with Corazon and Karacho. When the Volkswagen team lines up at its first gravel rally of the year, in Mexico from 05 to 08 March, it will also ...

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  2. Long Stages To Deliver Tough Test In MexicoRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Paddock Talk

    ... to the S3, crews will also have access to the soft compound S6 as an alternative for wet weather. After a stunning WRC 2 victory in Sweden two weeks ago, championship leaders Jari Ketomaa and Kaj Lindstrom will take to the stages in their Drive ...

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  3. M-Sport To Build Confidence At Mexican FiestaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Paddock Talk

    Following the freezing temperatures of Rally Sweden, the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) will next see M-Sport World Rally Team's Elfyn Evans and Ott Tanak tackle the gravel tracks of Rally Mexico - another unique event in pursuit of a ...

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  4. Hyundai Motorsport Takes Spectacular Podium As Neuville Claims 2nd In SwedenRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Paddock Talk

    The Hyundai Motorsport team will step onto the WRC podium for the fourth time in its short history as Thierry Neuville stormed to second place in Rally Sweden, round two of the FIA World Rally Championship. The result sees Hyundai Motorsport consolidate second in the Manufacturers' Championship with 55 points, while Neuville also took two Power Stage points for finishing second in the final stage of the rally.

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  5. Best-Ever Result For Paddon And Kennard In Swedish WRC RallyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Paddock Talk

    Hayden Paddon and John Kennard have secured a career-best result with fifth place in Rally Sweden, the first of twelve events they will contest in the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship. Driving for the Hyundai Shell World Rally Team this weekend, the Kiwis held a strong sixth position overall from late Friday afternoon and through Saturday's longest day of competitive stages in the tricky snow and ice conditions of the WRC's only full winter event.

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  6. DMACK Seals Convincing 1-2 Victory In SwedenRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Paddock Talk

    The Drive DMACK World Rally Team took a stunning 1-2 victory at Rally Sweden today after Jari Ketomaa and Kaj Lindstrom controlled the event from the start as the team began the defence of its WRC 2 Teams world title. Team-mates Eyvind Brynildsen and Anders Fredriksson cruised home in second to see the untouchable DMACK crews finish nearly three minutes ahead of a competitive field of WRC 2 drivers.

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  7. Sebastien Ogier wins Rally Sweden on last stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | NewsOK.com

    Sebastien Ogier earned his second victory of the season by winning Rally Sweden after coming from behind on the final stage Sunday when his two main rivals went off the road. Sebastien Ogier, right, and co driver Julien Ingrassia, of France, VW Polo WRC, driving the VW Polo WRC, celebrate their victory in the Rally Sweden second round of the FIA World Rally Championship, in Karlstad, Sweden, Sunday Feb. 15, 2015.

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  8. Motorsport: Paddon secures career-best finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    Hayden Paddon and John Kennard have secured a career-best result with fifth place in Rally Sweden, the first of twelve events they will contest in the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship. Driving for the Hyundai Shell World Rally Team this weekend, the Kiwis held a strong sixth position overall from late Friday afternoon and through Saturday's longest day of competitive stages in the tricky snow and ice conditions of the WRC's only full winter event.

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  9. M-Sport Fight Back To Strong Finish In SwedenRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Paddock Talk

    ... determined as ever to finish the event. Their determination paid off. Keeping their heads down and their Ford Fiesta RS WRC clear of the pitfalls synonymous with the Swedish stages, the Estonians prospered where those around them faltered to bring ...

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  10. Motor Racing: Ogier snatches thrilling Rally of Sweden victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Sebastien Ogier maintained his impressive start to the World Rally Championship season by coming out on top in a thrilling three-car battle to win the Rally of Sweden on Sunday. Winners Sebastien Ogier of France and his co-driver Julien Ingrassia of France celebrate on their Volkswagen Polo R WRC during the winners ceremony in Karlstad, Sweden after winning the Rally Sweden, the FIA World Rally Championship.

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  11. Hyundai Motorsport takes spectacular podium as Neuville claims 2nd in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Motorsport.com

    Hyundai Motorsport has scored a fantastic podium with Thierry Neuville/Nicolas Gilsoul finishing second and playing a key part in an exhilarating battle for Rally Sweden victory The Hyundai Motorsport team will step onto the WRC podium for the fourth time in its short history as Thierry Neuville stormed to second place in Rally Sweden, round two of the FIA World Rally Championship. The result sees Hyundai Motorsport consolidate second in the Manufacturers' Championship with 55 points, while Neuville also took two Power Stage points for finishing second in the final stage of the rally.

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  12. Ogier wins suspense-filled Rally of SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Bangkok Post

    World champion Sebastien Ogier, in a VW Polo, continued his victorious start to the season when he won the Rally of Sweden in dramatic fashion on Sunday. Sebastien Ogier of France and his co-driver Julien Ingrassia of France steer their Volkswagen Polo R WRC during the 20th stage of the Rally Sweden, second round of the FIA World Rally Championship in Hagfors on February 15, 2015 Thierry Neuville of Belgium, in a Hyundai i20, was second, having finished Saturday's second day in control with Ogier back in third, nearly 10 seconds down.

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  13. Uncompromising Three-Way Battle - Volkswagen Drivers Mikkelsen And...Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Paddock Talk

    ... two Volkswagen duos well placed going into the final showdown at the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). With 46.76 kilometres against the clock on Sunday, Mikkelsen/Floene trail leaders Thierry Neuville/Nicolas Gilsoul (B/B, ...

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  14. Paddon And Kennard Holding Strong In Sixth At WRC SwedenRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Paddock Talk

    Hayden Paddon and John Kennard hold a strong sixth place in their Hyundai i20 WRC car after two full days of competition at their first World Rally Championship event of the 2015 season. The top Kiwi rally pairing are competing at Rally Sweden, the only full winter, snow event of the WRC and an event Paddon and Kennard have contested only once before.

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  15. Hyundai Motorsport aims for Swedish podium as Neuville leads rally on penultimate dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Motorsport.com

    ... has its sights set firmly on a podium result in this weekend's second round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), as Thierry Neuville leads Rally Sweden at the end of the penultimate day. The Belgian, co-driven by Nicolas Gilsoul in the #7 ...

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  16. Motor Racing: Neuville takes control in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Belgium's Thierry Neuville grabbed the Rally of Sweden lead on Saturday after the third and penultimate day of racing. Thierry Neuville of Belgium and his co-driver Nicolas Gilsoul of Belgium steer their Hyundai i20 WRC during the 14th stage of the FIA World Rally Championship Rally Sweden in Hagfors, Sweden.

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  17. Norway's Day - Mikkelsen/Floene Lead The Rally Sweden With VolkswagenRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Paddock Talk

    A day out in Norway proved to be a great day for the Norwegians - Andreas Mikkelsen and Ola Floene top the overall standings after day one of the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship . Having completed the only special stages on the WRC calendar in their native Norway, and with them 126 of the Rally Sweden's 308 kilometres against the clock, the Volkswagen pair finds itself 19.1 seconds clear of second-placed Thierry Neuville and a further 0.3 seconds ahead of Mads Ostberg .

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  18. Solid Start For M-Sport In SwedenRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Paddock Talk

    ... Whereas others found themselves at the mercy of the difficult conditions, Tanak was able to keep his Ford Fiesta RS WRC out of any major drama. Keeping his head where those around him faltered, the Estonian's mix of maturity and determination could ...

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  19. Strong start for the Hyundai Motorsport trio in Rally Sweden's winter wonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Motorsport.com

    Hyundai Motorsport has enjoyed a promising start to Rally Sweden with encouraging performances from all three Hyundai i20 WRC cars and crews on the first full day of action. The first full day of action in this week's FIA World Rally Championship second round, Rally Sweden, has delivered promising results for the Hyundai Motorsport team with all three Hyundai i20 WRC car crews displaying strong performances today.

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  20. Norway's Mikkelsen leads after 1st day of Rally SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Albany Times Union

    Andreas Mikkelsen and Ola Floene of Norway drive their VW Polo WRC during the Rally Sweden second round of the World Rally Championship in Kirkenaer, Norway, Friday, Feb. 13, 2015. SWEDEN OUT Andreas Mikkelsen and Ola FlA ene of Norway drive their VW Polo WRC on SS5 during the Rally Sweden second round of the FIA World Rally Championship in Kirkenaer, Norway, Friday, Feb. 13, 2015.

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