Category Archives: WRC (World Rally Championship)

Autosport 70: When McRae ruled the world

25 years ago today, Colin McRae became Britain's first World Rally champion. In an interview published by Autosport magazine on 30 November 1995, he reflects on that famous triumph on the RAC and explains why F1 won't tempt him away from the WRCThe look says it all. Two hours into his reign as Britain's first…
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MotoGP race winner Morbidelli to do WRC Rally Monza in WRC3 car

Three-time MotoGP race winner Franco Morbidelli will take part in next month's World Rally Championship finale at Rally Monza with Hyundai Rally Team Italia.WRC organisers announced earlier this year its coronavirus-affected 2020 season would be brought to a close on 3-6 December with the ACI Rally Monza event.Rally Monza has typically featured MotoGP legend and…
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Ogier delays his WRC retirement plans and will stay at Toyota for 2021

Sebastien Ogier will stay with Toyota in the World Rally Championship in 2021, deferring his plans to retire from the top echelon of rallying for at least another year.Autosport revealed back in July that Ogier had expressed his intention to contest the 2021 WRC season to Toyota, and the Japanese marque was also not willing…
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Hyundai boss Adamo explains Sordo’s Rally Monza selection over Breen

Hyundai boss Andrea Adamo suggested Dani Sordo is better equipped to help the team retain its World Rally Championship manufacturers' crown after choosing him over Craig Breen for Rally Monza.The Alzenau-based squad clinched its first makes' title last year and Hyundai currently sits at the top of the standings by just seven points over Toyota…
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