Posts Tagged ‘World Rally Championship’

Citroën commits to wrc future.

Posted: 19th November 2015 by admin in WRC, WTCC
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This morning, Citroën CEO Linda Jackson confirmed the decision to concentrate all the firm’s sporting efforts on the WRC, along with plans to make a fresh start in the sport it dominated between 2004 and 2012. “With eight world titles and a record 94 wins, Citroën has certainly enjoyed unrivalled success in the WRC,” said […]

Hirvonen retires from WRC

Posted: 6th November 2014 by admin in WRC
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Mikko Hirvonen has announced he will retire from the World Rally Championship following next weekend’s 2014 season ending Wales Rally GB. The Finn, who made his WRC debut on the Rally GB in 2002 at the wheel of a Subaru Impreza, has gone on to make 162 starts over a career spanning 12 years, notching […]

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Marcus Gronholm has inked a deal to become a test driver with Volkswagen, it has been announced. The Finn, who won the World Rally Championship with Peugeot in 2000 and 2002, will now “support the works team at test sessions with the Polo R WRC” providing “invaluable assistance when it comes to testing and further developing […]