Holy Crap, Petter Solberg May Be Returning To The WRC

2003 World Rally Champion and reigning 2014 World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg may end up back in the World Rally Championship next year. Two words, Solberg: DO IT. » 12/13/14 4:02pm 12/13/14 4:02pm

Petter Solberg Hooning A Volvo 240 Is All I Want For Christmas

We're big fans of Petter Solberg around these parts and, for most of us, big fans of the Volvo 240. Combine the two and you have lovely, hoontastic gold. » 10/30/14 1:00pm 10/30/14 1:00pm

This Is Possibly The Greatest Save I Have Ever Seen

This is Petter Solberg sliding his Ford Fiesta WRC car absolutely, unbelievably sideways on a fast, snowy turn in Rally Sweden 2012. That is, this is possibly the greatest save I have ever seen. » 12/12/13 10:00am 12/12/13 10:00am

Just A Reminder That Subaru Rally Cars Are Amazing

Top-level rally cars keep getting better and better, but unfortunately they are not getting Subaru-er. So here's Petter Solberg testing a Subaru Impreza WRX STi WRC in Finland back in 2008. » 9/03/13 2:20pm 9/03/13 2:20pm

I Think We Found A Way To Get Couples Into Rallying

This is WRC champion Petter Solberg with his wife/co-driver/mechanic Pernilla, on their way to winning the historic portion of last weekend's Rally Sweden. If they can rally together, why can't you and your significant other? » 2/14/13 1:15pm 2/14/13 1:15pm

Ask World Rally Champion Petter Solberg Anything You Want

Rallying is some of the toughest racing in the world. Drivers have to tackle changing weather conditions and roads that vary from gravel to dirt to tarmac. There are blind corners lined with trees and people throughout. It's not for the feint of heart. » 12/13/12 3:20pm 12/13/12 3:20pm

Watch A Rally Driver Nearly Take Out Spectators And Down A Telephone…

There's driving off road, and then there's driving off road. Petter Solberg did the latter at Rally France on Saturday when he pulled off one of the more spectacular crashes we've seen in a long time. » 10/07/12 4:45pm 10/07/12 4:45pm

Guns, Tanks And Rally Cars Drifting In Slo-Mo

They call Norwegian world rally champion Petter Solberg "Mr. Hollywood" for a good reason. When he wants to promo his own stunt show, he gets tanks, the Norwegian army, a helicopter, explosions, some drifting rally cars and the most awesomely slow-mo footage to grace YouTube. » 1/16/12 4:30pm 1/16/12 4:30pm

Petter Solberg Has A Pink Volvo Amazon

Rally legend "Hollywood" Petter Solberg's garage in Sweden isn't filled with top-of-mast supercars. Instead, it's all kinds of rally awesome only. It's tight quarters, so don't expect wide-angle imagery. But a glimpse of a fender sometimes speaks volumes. » 12/17/10 4:30pm 12/17/10 4:30pm

New 2008 Subaru Impreza WRC Racer Revealed

Originally created as a homologation special for the World Rally Championship, the Subaru WRX has always had its roots deep in rally competition. So from the moment we first laid eyes on the 2008 Impreza WRX STI, we were anxious to see what was in store for the full-on WRC-spec race car. Subaru teased us in Frankfurt… » 5/20/08 5:00pm 5/20/08 5:00pm

Professional Hoon of the Day: Petter Solberg

WRC rallyest, Petter Solberg may have placed no higher than sixth in this past weekend's Monte Carlo Rally, but we hear his trademark hoonage made him quite the crowd favorite during the final superspecial on the streets of Monaco. In lieu of proper Monte Carlo clips from that round, we present footage from a… » 1/22/07 2:18pm 1/22/07 2:18pm