Posts Tagged ‘gravel’

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The 2012 Intercontinental Rally Challenge season will feature 13 all-action rounds in Europe and will be watched by millions of fans around the world. Here’s a glimpse of what’s in store this year. February: IRC season six gets underway on Sata Rallye Açores from 23-25 February, the Atlantic Archipelago’s fourth appearance in the IRC. Technical […]

Hirvonen completes first Citroen test.

Posted: 21st December 2011 by admin in WRC
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Mikko Hirvonen has completed his first test in a factory Citroen DS3 WRC. The Finn covered 500 kilometres over a three-day period late last month although the terms of his contract with former employer Ford means he can’t discuss it publically. Hirvonen joined new team-mate and eight-time world champion Sebastien Loeb during the gravel-based test […]

Cyprus Rally post-event press conference.

Posted: 7th November 2011 by admin in IRC
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The Cyprus Rally winning crew and Intercontinental Rally Challenge champions Andreas Mikkelsen and Ola Fløene, runner-up Jan Kopecký, third-placed Patrik Sandell, IRC Production Cup champion Toshi Arai and IRC 2WD Cup champion Jean-Michel Raoux attended the post-event press conference in Pafos this evening. A full transcript follows. Question to Andreas Mikkelsen Congratulations to all of […]

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The 2011 World Rally Championship is back in Europe this week for the Acropolis Rally of Greece. The site of the Acropolis in Athens will host the ceremonial start on Thursday. Friday’s stages are based around Kemena Vourla, where, after completing Elatia; the longest stage of the rally, on the roughest stages in the WRC, […]