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  1. World Rally Return For KiwisRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Paddock Talk

    With New Zealand's leading rally driver Hayden Paddon announcing confirmation yesterday of his return to the FIA World Rally Championship in 2015, the organisers of Rally New Zealand are excited at the prospect of having a Kiwi driver battling for outright honors on home soil when the World Rally Championship returns to New Zealand roads in 2016. Paddon from Geraldine in the South Island will contest nine rounds of the 2015 WRC for the Hyundai World Rally Team, after completing a 6 round program in 2014 in what was a stellar debut season for the 27 year old at the sports top level.

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  2. South Racing And Neil Woolridge Motorsport Team Up With Argentina's VillagraRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Paddock Talk

    ... has attracted personal support from Ford Argentina for the exciting challenge. The former FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) star finished an excellent 12th overall with co-driver Jorge Perez Companc last January and set a fourth quickest time on a ...

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  3. Hayden Paddon Confirmed For Expanded WRC Role With Hyundai Motorsport In 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Paddock Talk

    Hyundai Motorsport has today announced New Zealander Hayden Paddon will remain part of its driver line-up for the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship . The 27-year-old will take part in a heightened campaign next season, driving a minimum of nine rallies alongside co-driver John Kennard, starting from the second round of the 2015 WRC, Rally Sweden in February.

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  4. Paddon remains with Hyundai Motorsport for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Motorsport.com

    Hyundai Motorsport has today announced that New Zealander Hayden Paddon will remain part of its driver line-up for the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship . The 27-year-old will take part in a heightened campaign next season, driving a minimum of nine rallies alongside co-driver John Kennard, starting from the second round of the 2015 WRC, Rally Sweden in February.

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  5. Paddon Confirms Expanded Programme With Hyundai Motorsport For 2015Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Paddock Talk

    Hayden Paddon returns to the FIA World Rally Championship in 2015 with Hyundai Motorsport and an expanded programme of events at the wheel of a Hyundai i20 WRC car starting with round two, Rally Sweden. Now in their ninth year together, John Kennard will continue in the co-driver's seat.

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  6. Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 38/2014Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Paddock Talk

    SA bastien Ogier and Polo R WRC win renowned Autosport Awards World Rally Champion SA bastien Ogier and the Volkswagen Polo R WRC were among the prize winners at this year's Autosport Awards in London . The Polo R WRC, which won 12of last season's 13 rallies in the FIA World Rally Championship , was voted "Rally Car of the Year" by readers of the magazine.

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  7. Trophy time: World Champions Volkswagen and Sebastien Ogier are honoured in DohaRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Paddock Talk

    ... its three trophies for winning the Manufacturer, Driver and Co-Driver titles in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). Last season, Volkswagen won rallies on four different continents on its way to wrapping up the Manufacturers' Championship at the ...

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  8. Mats Van Den Brand Wins Drive Dmack Shoot-Out PrizeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Paddock Talk

    ... the Trophy contenders. Van den Brand was selected as a finalist after a stunning performance on Rallye Deutschland, his WRC debut event, where he set a series of top times to finish as second Fiesta. He beat off competition today from fellow ...

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  9. Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 37/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Paddock Talk

    ... already looking forward to the next season." This is expected to start in April 2015. Slotcar E-version of the Polo R WRC collecting victories and titles as well Small cars, lots of fun: With a double victory Team Volkswagen Motorsport's Stefan ...

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  10. Fst Champions Claim Their PrizeRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | Paddock Talk

    ... FST Champion - in both the UK and Ireland - the following year. Having stepped up to the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) in 2012, he became the FIA WRC Academy Champion which brought with it a season in the WRC's premier support series. After an ...

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  11. Final Fiesta Battle For R5 Prize DriveRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | Paddock Talk

    ... at Rally Poland and is joined by the UK's Tom Cave who finished runner-up in the Trophy on his first full season in the WRC. They will undergo physical, mental and media assessments on Wednesday 3rd December before their driving skills are ...

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  12. Updates to "WRC: FIA World Rally Championship: The Official...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | SPOnG.com

    The entire 2014-2015 WRC season in your pocket. From icy roads in Sweden to desert sand in Mexico, experience the World Rally Championship for the first time on 3DS.

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  13. Leading North-East rally boasts a cosmopolitan feelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Northern Echo

    ... the Belgian finished a career-high fourth in the 1998 Network Q Rally of Great Britain and, after hanging up his WRC helmet, went on to compete in a number of Dakar Rallies. De Mevius is no stranger to the RAC Rally either, having finished 11th in ...

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  14. Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 36/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Paddock Talk

    ... Ducati SA bastien Ogier (F) has already shown just how skilful he is on the four wheels of his Volkswagen Polo R WRC. And soon the two-time World Rally Champion* will be speeding off on two wheels. On his visit to the Ducati plant, a Volkswagen ...

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  15. Hyundai Shell World Rally Team - Year One Fact FileRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    For the Hyundai Shell World Rally Team, the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship has been full of highlights, memories and firsts. The team has made a positive impact in its maiden season, bravely carrying out a comprehensive year of development with the Hyundai i20 WRC in the very public and extremely competitive WRC environment.

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  16. MOTORSPORT: Meeke is staying with CitroenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Fermanagh Today

    ... year, Citroen Racing has given me the chance to prove my worth. This first full season has been spent learning about the WRC. In the second half of the year, I was able to show part of my potential. There is room for improvement, but I now have some ...

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  17. Far Cry 4,' - Pok mon' games new in packed game release weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... (3DS, Xbox 360, PS3, PS Vita), "Escape Dead Island" (PS3, Xbox 360, PC), "Rabbids Invasion" (PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One), "WRC 4: FIA World Rally Championship" (PS3), "Construction Simulator 2015" (downloadable for PC), "World of Farming: Gold Edition" ...

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  18. Grand National Wows Rally FansRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    One of the many major attractions of last weekend's hugely successful Wales Rally GB was the star-studded National Rally, which ran alongside the FIA World Rally Championship main event. a Using the same legendary stages in the Welsh forests, it attracted an over-subscribed entry with no fewer than 95 amateur crews lining up alongside their WRC counterparts for three days of world class competition.

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  19. Hyundai Shell World Rally Team Brings Debut WRC Season To A Close With 3-CarRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    ... Hyundai Shell World Rally Team the chance to pick up more valuable experience with its always-evolving Hyundai i20 WRC car. Conditions have been among the most challenging of the season with the muddy, slippery stages giving drivers a real test of ...

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  20. Looking for an Alternative to Twitter - and VodafoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | OUseful Info

    ... If Vodafone and Twitter hadn't stopped playing over the weekend, I'd have tweeted that I was watching the Wales Rally (WRC/FIA World Rally Championship) Rallyfest stages in North Wales at Chirk Castle on Saturday, and Kinmel Park on Sunday. As it ...

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