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

    Wednesday Mar 25 | 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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  3. Kris Meeke set to play starring role in McRae Rally ChallengeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | 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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  4. DMACK Extends Supply Contract To South American Rally ChampionshipRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | 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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  5. Double DMACK Podium On Tough Rally MexicoRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | 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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  6. Flight Of Fantasy In Mexico: Win Number Three Of The Season For Ogier/Ingrassia In The Polo R WRCRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Paddock Talk

    Third victory in Mexico, third win of the season for Ogier/Ingrassia Second in the World Championship - Mikkelsen/Floene on the podium for third time in a row Win number 25 for the Polo R WRC, Volkswagen extends lead in the Manufacturers' Championship Hat-trick for the world champions: Volkswagen duo Sebastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia pulled off an outstanding victory at the Rally Mexico. A dazzling display at the third round of the FIA World Rally Championship produced win number three of the season and their third success in a row in Mexico.

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  7. The Making Of 'Titanak'Read the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Paddock Talk

    When Ott Tanak's Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS WRC left the road and became submerged at the bottom of a reservoir, no one thought it could be salvaged, but the M-Sport World Rally Team proved them wrong. Affecting one of the greatest repairs in the history of the sport, 'TiTanak' made it to the end of the rally with a championship point in tow.

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  8. Evans Equals Career Best As 'Titanak' Sails To The FinishRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Paddock Talk

    ... attitude, and they certainly displayed that this weekend. Recovering Ott Tanak's Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS WRC from the water on Friday evening, they had the engine fired-up and running just two and a half hours into their service ...

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  9. In-form Ogier makes it three in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Bangkok Post

    World champion Sebastien Ogier reeled off his third consecutive win of the season in the Rally of Mexico on Sunday. Sebastian Ogier steers his Polo R WRC during the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship in Leon, Guanajuato State on March 7, 2015 The VW Polo ace, on the mark already in Sweden and the season-opener in Monte Carlo, sealed victory by over one minute from Mads Ostberg in a Citroen DS3.

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  10. Motor Rally: In-form Ogier makes it three in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The VW Polo ace, on the mark already in Sweden and the season-opener in Monte Carlo, sealed victory by over one minute from Mads Ostberg in a Citroen DS3. French Sebastian Ogier steers his Polo R WRC during the second day of the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship in Leon, Guanajuato State, Mexico.

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  11. Hyundai Motorsport consolidates top five position moving into final day of Rally MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Motorsport.com

    ... for a top five finish in this weekend's demanding Rally Mexico - round three of the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) - with Dani Sordo on the penultimate day. All three Hyundai i20 WRC cars are still in the running despite the driver crews ...

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  12. Evans holds strong fourth as "Titanak" is resurectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Motorsport.com

    ... epic repair. Despite working perfectly when Ott TA nak and Raigo MA lder delivered the Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS WRC into parc fermA yesterday evening, the ruthless reservoir had not finished with the team. Sitting in the holding area ...

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  13. Estonian 'TiTanak' relives Mexico Rally lake crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Bangkok Post

    Estonian Ott Tanak has relived the terrifying moment he crashed into a lake during the Rally of Mexico, dramatic footage of which was caught by helmet and on-board cameras. Estonian Ott Tanak steers his Fiesta RS WRC, during the start of the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship in Guanajuato, Guanajuato state, Mexico on March 5, 2015 Tanak and co-driver Raigo Molder escaped unhurt after their Ford Fiesta RS slid off the side of the road and hurtled into the lake, quickly disappearing beneath the surface during Friday's opening speed test.

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  14. Paddon Learning From Mexican WRC ChallengesRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | Paddock Talk

    New Zealand's only world rally pairing, Hayden Paddon and John Kennard, are looking for the positives from what have been three challenging days at their second FIA World Rally Championship event of the year, Rally Mexico. With just three stages left to run on Sunday to wrap up the Leon-based rally, the Kiwis hold 20th position overall - not the placing they were hoping for, but one that reflects their never-give-up attitude and continued desire to learn and improve despite the challenges of what's regarded as one of the toughest events on the WRC calendar.

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  15. 100 Percent Gogier - Volkswagen's Lead In Mexico ExtendedRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | Paddock Talk

    ... at the Rally Mexico after three of four days. At the third event of the season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), the French duo continued to keep up the pace and extended their lead to 1:15.2 minutes. Ogier/Ingrassia are the only duo in ...

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  16. Hyundai Motorsport on the pace but out of luck after dramatic Friday in Rally MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Motorsport.com

    Dani Sordo leads the Hyundai Motorsport charge after the first full day of action in this weekend's Rally Mexico, securing a top six position overall in the #8 Hyundai i20 WRC The Hyundai Motorsport team has shown impressive pace on the first full day of this weekend's Rally Mexico with Thierry Neuville winning two stages and putting up a strong fight for the overall lead of the rally. At the end of Friday's eight stages, however, Dani Sordo and Marc MartA , are the highest placed Hyundai Motorsport crew in sixth place after a solid start to this third FIA World Rally Championship event of 2015.

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  17. M-Sport achieve the impossible and raise the "Titanak"Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | Motorsport.com

    ... rally car to get it ready for tomorrow's stages. In the day's most terrifying off, the Estonian's Ford Fiesta RS WRC became submerged in a reservoir. Caught out under braking over a compression in the road, TA nak damaged the front-right suspension ...

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  18. a Champion's Performance - Ogier Leads The Rally Mexico In a Polo R WRCRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | Paddock Talk

    The right tyre selection and their hearts on their sleeves: Sebastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia lead the Rally Mexico, followed by their Volkswagen team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila . After 150 of almost 400 kilometres against the clock, Andreas Mikkelsen/Ola Floene round off a virtually perfect team result with fourth place overall in the third Polo R WRC.

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  19. M-Sport Achieve The Impossible And Raise The TiTanakRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | Paddock Talk

    ... rally car to get it ready for tomorrow's stages. In the day's most terrifying off, the Estonian's Ford Fiesta RS WRC became submerged in a reservoir. Caught out under braking over a compression in the road, Tanak damaged the front-right suspension ...

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  20. Glory and agony for Kris Meeke at Rally MexicoRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Fermanagh Today

    ... at Rally Mexico, the latest round of the FIA World Rally Championship. The Dungannon driver took his works Citroen DS3 WRC to the top of the time sheets on the third special stage, but on the next stage while fighting for the overall lead of the ...

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