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  1. French Asphalt Awaits KubicaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Paddock Talk

    Sport World Rally Team's Robert Kubica will return to his preferred surface this week as he tackles the asphalt roads of Rallye de France - Alsace with the Ford Fiesta RS WRC. The Pole will be on familiar territory having claimed victory on the Alsatian roads as part of the FIA World Rally Championship's premier support series last year.

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  2. Pirelli Targets WRC Tarmac Success With New Rk And Rkw TyresRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Paddock Talk

    More than 10 drivers will benefit from Pirelli's tyre technology and know-how when the FIA World Rally Championship resumes in France this week for the final pure asphalt event of the season. Based in Strasbourg in the Alsace region of France, the rally is the shortest round of the WRC season with the 18-stage route totalling 303.63 competitive kilometres.

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  3. Glamour model to take on Wales Rally GB challenge in North WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Denbighshire Free Press

    ... GB has no doubt about how much of a challenge this will be for Peta: "This is arguably the toughest forest event on the WRC calendar. It features loose gravel and mud as well as mist, fog and potentially even ice. Only the best teams have won in the ...

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  4. Model Peta Todd Attempts To Qualify For The World Rally Championship Finale WaleRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Paddock Talk

    ... GB has no doubt about how much of a challenge this will be for Peta: "This is arguably the toughest forest event on the WRC calendar. It features loose gravel and mud as well as mist, fog and potentially even ice. Only the best teams have won in the ...

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  5. Tough Conditions Expected As DMACK Tackles FranceRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Paddock Talk

    ... mix of challenging stages played out across a broad range of weather and road conditions. After missing out on its first WRC 2 asphalt win by just a couple of seconds at Rally Germany, DMACK will again offer its identical tyre package when then ...

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  6. Duel Of The Year Enters The Finishing Straight: Ogier Vs LatvalaRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Paddock Talk

    ... the Drivers' and Co-Drivers' titles over the course of the remaining three rounds of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). While a victory at their home event, the asphalt rally through Alsace, could theoretically suffice for Ogier/Ingrassia to ...

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  7. M-Sport After Silver In AlsaceRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Paddock Talk

    Sport World Rally Team's Mikko Hirvonen and Elfyn Evans head to Rallye de France - Alsace with a clear objective - to hunt down their rivals in the battle for second place in the FIA World Rally Championship Manufacturer standings. The British team embarks on the final pure asphalt event of the year just eight points adrift of the runner-up spot; and with both Ford Fiesta RS WRC drivers capable of a solid result on Tarmac, the team will be keen to close that gap further.

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  8. PlayStation Announces Flash Sale of Over 25 Racing GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | IGN

    As part of another one of Sony's Flash Sales , players can now buy games such as Cel Damage HD , Grid Autosport , Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, Need for Speed Most Wanted , WRC 4 FIA World Rally Championship and more at lower prices. All titles are for the PlayStation 3, PSP and PlayStation Vita - once again excluding the PlayStation 4 from the sale.

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  9. Partner announced for championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | This is South Wales

    HYUNDAI Motor UK Ltd has been appointed as the 'Official Car Partner' to Britain's concluding round of the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship. Following the Hyundai Shell World Rally Team's first WRC victory in Germany, this new partnership celebrates the exciting new team's debut on Wales Rally GB.

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  10. Ooredoo celebrates success of Qatar's Al AttiyahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Peninsula

    ... now heads back to Europe, with Rallye de France-Alsace next up, running from October 3-5. This is the third Super 2000 WRC win for Al Attiyah this year, as Qatar's sporting hero looks to finish the highly competitive championship at the top. The win ...

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  11. 20+14 Facts About Winning The World Rally Championship*Read the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Paddock Talk

    ... at the Rally Australia, Volkswagen celebrated winning the manufacturers' standings in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). The icing on the cake is that either Volkswagen driver SA bastien Ogier (F) or his team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala (FIN) ...

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  12. FIA confirms 20-race F1 calendar for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Autoblog

    ... will be applied for a missed stage. The 10-minute penalty for missing the last stage of a day remains applicable. - A WRC Team will be permitted a one-day test for each competition it nominates. - Current Group N4 cars will be renamed as R4, in ...

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  13. Kris Meeke Fights Back To Fourth After Penalty In AustraliaRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Paddock Talk

    ... title. Elfyn Evans off the back of a personal best fourth place at ADAC Rallye Deutschland and driving in his very first WRC Rally Australia had an eighth place finish to be proud of. Elfyn and co-driver, Daniel Barritt, showed huge amounts of ...

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  14. Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 26/2014Read the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Paddock Talk

    FIA World Rally Championship Rally Australia: One-two-three and the fastest WRC title win* for 25 years The first title has been claimed in the FIA World Rally Championship : Volkswagen is World Rally Champion* again. The works team from Wolfsburg wrapped up the successful defence of its title in Manufacturers' Championship at the Rally Australia - round 10 of the 13-rally season.

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  15. Ogier takes Rally Australia victory in a VW 1-2-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Motorsport.com

    Sebastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia claimed their sixth win of the season, beating team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila by 6.8 seconds after just over 300 kilometres of competition. Locking out the podium for the team and the Polo R WRC, Andreas Mikkelsen and Ola Floene finished third.

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  16. Sebastien Ogier Wins Coates Hire Rally AustraliaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Paddock Talk

    ... on his way to back-to-back Coates Hire Rally Australia wins with the Frenchman's sights now firmly set on retaining his WRC Championship crown. "It's amazing for the team as we have won the manufacturers championship with a one-two-three finish ...

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  17. Volkswagen Is World Rally Champion* Again, Courtesy Of 1-2-Three In AustraliaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Paddock Talk

    ... World Champion*! Volkswagen wrapped up the title in the Manufacturers' Championship of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with a one-two-three at the Rally Australia. With three rallies still remaining this season, the best result in the history ...

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  18. DMACK Crowned WRC 2 Champions In AustraliaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Paddock Talk

    DMACK lifted its first-ever world rally title after sealing victory in the FIA WRC 2 Championship for Teams today at Coates Hire Rally Australia - round ten of the series. Jari Ketomaa took his fifth podium of the season after an action-packed event - giving the team an unassailable advantage in the championship race.

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  19. Solid Points Ignite M-Sports Championship CampaignRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Paddock Talk

    ... a fight. Despite a disadvantaged road position, he put up an admirable fight behind the wheel of his Ford Fiesta RS WRC but ultimately had to settle for fifth position - missing out by less than ten seconds. He may have lost his fourth place to a ...

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  20. Hyundai i20 WRC to Star in Wales Rally GB MarketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Auto Channel

    September 12, 2014: - Hyundai Motor UK Ltd is delighted to announce that it has been appointed as the 'Official Car Partner' to Britain's concluding round of the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship. Following the Hyundai Shell World Rally Team's first WRC victory in Germany, this new partnership celebrates the exciting new team's debut on Wales Rally GB.

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