Articles about World Rally Championship

The rally legend will keep a watchful eye over the brand’s sports cars
Good news for fans of rallying and sports cars, aka surely everyone reading this page. Tommi Makinen, having helped lead Toyota back to World Rally Championship glory, will now help make the company's road cars drive with a bit more vigor.
Playing in the dirt is more fun than ever
It can be quite difficult to get people interested in the ninth iteration of anything. Even the most recent Star Wars film earned only a mere billion dollars at the box office compared to the $1.3 billion the previous one made.
Sebastien Ogier won the Mexico leg of WRC 2020
Some motorsport happened over the weekend-which is news in itself nowadays. Sebastien Ogier won the Mexican round of the World Rally Championship for the sixth time, putting him top of the drivers' standings.It means he's WRC 2020's third
The WRC great had a fiery personality and an explosive driving style
No 'women in motorsports' list is complete without Michèle Mouton-in fact, quite a few people would rank her first on such a list. But the Frenchwoman can easily join the male-dominated roster of all-time World Rally Championship legends,
Because rally
The six hours from 5am on August 15, 2019. I'd like to tell you about them, although my reasoning is hardly honorable. You see, I chiefly want to tell myself about them, so when I get older and more decrepit, I
Does this color scheme take you back, too?
The '90s were a wonderful time. British rock, superclubs, Pogs... and a pair of gung-ho British rally drivers in the shape of Richard Burns and Colin McRae, with World Rallying on television.So excuse us while a Subaru WRX STI in
Get ’em while they’re hot
The current Honda Civic Type R is a fantastic car - we love it here at TG. However, a recent browse through the classifieds has left us pretty lost for words. That's because, if auction estimates are to be believed, you could
Electric power boost will be available on special stages
Hybrid drive has conquered the world of Formula 1 and dominated Le Mans endurance racing for almost a decade. Now, it's getting muddy. Gritty. Icy.Yep, from 2022, the FIA has announced that the World Rally Championship will be contested by
“If a car slides at 180kph, it’s okay. At 200kph, it gets a bit tricky”
The first non-Formula 1 champion receive such an honor
He's the racing hero of Top Gear's Chris Harris. And now he's been inducted into the FIA's motorsport hall of fame. Walter Röhrl is the first rally driver-and perhaps more surprisingly, the first non-Formula 1
A genuinely jolly Christmas video proves how versatile Impreza rally cars are
Still not got a Christmas tree, a mere four days before we're all getting tucked into bed awaiting Santa Claus? Well, if you live in a country where it's possible to get a real tree, there's still time to
You have to see his ‘company car’
Sebastien Loeb really doesn't know how to retire. After leaving top flight rallying in 2012-following a record-breaking nine consecutive world titles-he's returning yet again in 2019 with Hyundai.Loeb made three guest appearances for former employer Citroen
The new Jaguar F-Type rally car reminded us of these wild race machines
Group B had all the noises. But until the mid-'80s, the Golden Era of rallying lacked one of motoring's finest: rotary engines. Luckily, Mazda entered in 1984. This particular RX-7 never got to run, though, as Group B was
With this Polo GTI-based rally car
Volkswagen had a rather excellent time in the World Rally Championship. In its four full years in WRC, it won the title four times. That's what you call a strike rate.Which made its departure at the end of 2016 all
Toyota is back with a vengeance
Toyota has returned to World Rally Championship (WRC) headlines, with its Yaris WRC taking victory in Sweden.The 2017 season's second round saw Jari-Matti Latvala win, and take the championship lead, after Hyundai's Thierry Neuville lost a significant lead
Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the iconic car
A lot of car guys are equally passionate about watches. Perhaps the appreciation for intricate engineering under the surface carries over. Whatever the reason, the two worlds have shared a long and fruitful history together. So much so that watchmakers will often
More turbo, more wing
Heard the one about the wild Toyota Yaris? It's here, and, joy of all joys, it's not a show car that'll dazzle crowds briefly before disappearing into obscurity. Not a chance. It'll be blasting past at umpteen kilometers
Watch 5 entertaining videos
If you're viewing this on a mobile device and can't see the video, please click here.Scaring mom inside a Pontiac Solstice. YouTuber Adam LZ takes his mom out for a joyride on Mother's Day. When you think of
A high-performance division
Branding is everything. In order to catch a buyer's attention, businesses need to have an edge over the next guy. And this seems to be the thinking behind a new sub-brand that Hyundai Motor Company is set to unveil soon.
Red Bull stickers and all
Volkswagen Philippines has quietly introduced to the market the five-door Polo hatchback with a price tag of P950,000. And if you follow the World Rally Championship, you would know that the three-door Polo R WRC has won for Volkswagen
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