Rally

Paddon secures outright WRC drive for Spain

Paddon secures outright WRC drive for Spain

25 September 2013

Rally

Kiwi driver Hayden Paddon’s uncertain future received a major boost with confirmation he will take the step up to a Ford Fiesta RS WRC for the Spanish round of the world championship next month Read More

Ford team boss in awe of Loeb mastery

Ford team boss in awe of Loeb mastery

25 September 2013

Rally

Ahead of Sebastien Loeb's return to the World Rally Championship M-Sport boss Malcolm Wilson has revealed what he sees as the secrets to the Frenchman's success Read More

Aussie two-car effort for Croatian Rally

Aussie two-car effort for Croatian Rally

24 September 2013

Rally

Molly Taylor will have a team-mate at this weekend's European Rally Championship event in Croatia and it will be fellow Australian Adrian Coppin Read More

Rally Australia plotting Sydney finish

Rally Australia plotting Sydney finish

20 September 2013

Rally

Coffs Harbour-based Rally Australia is planning a Tour de France-style finish in Sydney next year as the event’s future looks more secure Read More

VW welcomes strong manufacturer rivalry in WRC

VW welcomes strong manufacturer rivalry in WRC

19 September 2013

Rally

Volkswagen Motorsport chief Jost Capito says the German manufacturer does not want to dominate like rival Citroen, claiming it prefers robust competition Read More

Malcolm Wilson tries to secure M-Sport WRC future

Malcolm Wilson tries to secure M-Sport WRC future

18 September 2013

Rally

M-Sport managing director Malcolm Wilson remains uncertain of the future of his Cumbria-based operation as he tries to retain the services of star Belgian driver Thierry Neuville Read More

Atkinson waits as Hirvonen linked to Hyundai switch

Atkinson waits as Hirvonen linked to Hyundai switch

17 September 2013

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Finnish driver Mikko Hirvonen has all but ruled out staying with Citroen next season as the jockeying for positions in the 2014 World Rally Championship intensifies Read More

GALLERY: Coates Hire Rally Australia

17 September 2013

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Speedcafe brings you all the action and behind the scenes shots from the Coates Hire Rally Australia - Round 10 of the FIA World Rally Championship Read More

Call for WRC 2 class to be treated equal in WRC

Call for WRC 2 class to be treated equal in WRC

16 September 2013

Rally

Qatari driver driver Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari took a swipe at officials, calling for the WRC 2 field to be treated on equal terms as the main crews in the World Rally Championship Read More

VW: Ogier allowed to launch full attack in France

VW: Ogier allowed to launch full attack in France

15 September 2013

Rally

Volkswagen Motorsport chief Jost Capito has released Sebastien Ogier to launch maximum attack in the French rally next month Read More

Ogier wins but WRC crown remains unresolved

Ogier wins but WRC crown remains unresolved

15 September 2013

Rally

Sebastien Ogier produced one of his finest performances to completely dominate the Coates Hire Rally Australia at Coffs Harbour Read More

Evans claims Australian Rally Championship at Coffs

Evans claims Australian Rally Championship at Coffs

15 September 2013

Rally

Eli Evans has clinched the East Coast Bullbars Australian Rally Championship with victory at Coffs Harbour Read More

Ogier tightens grip on WRC title

Ogier tightens grip on WRC title

15 September 2013

Rally

Volkswagen trump Sebastien Ogier is now just three stages away from claiming the World Rally Championship Read More

Latvala rules out attack for podium result

Latvala rules out attack for podium result

15 September 2013

Rally

Finnish driver Jari-Matti Latvala has ruled out any chance of pushing for a podium as Volkswagen threw their effort into capturing an historic WRC manufacturers title Read More

WRC Coates Hire Rally Australia Wrap - Day 2

WRC Coates Hire Rally Australia Wrap - Day 2

15 September 2013

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Speedcafe.com's daily wrap from Saturday's action of the 2013 Coates HIre Rally Australia - Round 10 of the FIA World Rally Championship Read More

Reeves takes heat win on day two of ARC

Reeves takes heat win on day two of ARC

14 September 2013

Rally

Mazda2 driver Brendan Reeves has put in a stunning performance on day two of Coates Hire Rally Australia taking the heat win from current series leader Eli Evans Read More

Seb Ogier completes super special shut out

Seb Ogier completes super special shut out

14 September 2013

Rally

Sebastien Loeb’s successor Sebastien Ogier has taken double wins in the Super Special stages at completion of day two of Coates Hire Rally Australia Read More

Citroen suffers body blow with Meeke crash

Citroen suffers body blow with Meeke crash

14 September 2013

Rally

Citroen team boss Yves Matton says it will be difficult to fight against Volkswagen and remain in touch in the manufacturers title after Kris Meeke’s massive crash Read More

Ogier moves closer to victory as Meeke rolls

Ogier moves closer to victory as Meeke rolls

14 September 2013

Rally

Sebastien Ogier is tantalisingly close to securing his maiden World Rally Championship after extending his lead in Coates Hire Rally Australia Read More

Ogier continues dominance after SS12

Ogier continues dominance after SS12

14 September 2013

Rally

Sebastien Ogier controlled the pace after the opening two stages on day two of Coates Hire Rally Australia Read More

Nathan Quinn continues WRC dream at Rally Australia

Nathan Quinn continues WRC dream at Rally Australia

14 September 2013

Rally

Local Coffs Coast rally driver Nathan Quinn says his first day of WRC combat reaffirmed his career dream Read More

VIDEO: Day 1 - Coates HIre Rally Australia

VIDEO: Day 1 - Coates HIre Rally Australia

13 September 2013

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Speedcafe.com's video wrap from Day 1 of the Coates Hire Rally Australia featuring interviews with Volkswagen Motorsport's Sebastien Ogier and Citroen's Mikko Hirvonen Read More

Pedder rolls as Evans continues to lead ARC

Pedder rolls as Evans continues to lead ARC

13 September 2013

Rally

Renault driver Scott Pedder rolled out of the outright battle leaving his team mate Tom Wilde and Mazda rival Brendan Reeves to try to chase down Eli Evans in the Australian Rally Championship round at Coffs Harbour Read More

GALLERY: Coates Hire Rally Australia

13 September 2013

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All the action and behind the scenes from the opening days of the Coates Hire Rally Australia - Round 10 of the FIA World Rally Championship Read More

Latvala spoils Ogier’s unbeaten stage run

Latvala spoils Ogier’s unbeaten stage run

13 September 2013

Rally

French ace Sebastien Ogier sealed black Friday with a golden performance by winning the opening night time super special stage at Brelsford Park Read More

Ogier completes Rally Australia sweep on day one

Ogier completes Rally Australia sweep on day one

13 September 2013

Rally

Sebastien Ogier took another step toward his maiden World Rally Championship crown by dominating the afternoon forest stages at Coates Hire Rally Australia Read More

Black Friday dashes Hayden Paddon’s WRC2 hopes

Black Friday dashes Hayden Paddon’s WRC2 hopes

13 September 2013

Rally

Kiwi driver Hayden Paddon’s chances of victory in the WRC2 class came crashing down when his Skoda developed an electrical hitch on the opening day of Coates Hire Rally Australia Read More

Ogier leads as Quinn realises WRC dream

Ogier leads as Quinn realises WRC dream

13 September 2013

Rally

French ace Sebastien Ogier has seized an early lead going into the first service on Day 1 of Coates Hire Rally Australia at Coffs Harbour Read More

VIDEO: Rally Australia preview

VIDEO: Rally Australia preview

13 September 2013

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Sebastien Ogier can wrap-up the World Championship this weekend at Coates Hire Rally Australia and he will aim to do it in style on the Coffs Coast Read More

Sebastien Ogier: no more pressure than Germany

Sebastien Ogier: no more pressure than Germany

13 September 2013

Rally

Sebastien Ogier will start the opening leg of special stages at Coates Hire Rally Australia feeling no extra pressure head of a weekend which could supply him with a maiden World Rally Championship Read More