You could still see the starting line behind him. »
Adam Yeoman and FY Racing have had some of the most devastating crashes in American rallying history at STPR, never even finishing the event. Until this year. »
Are you over 14 years of age? Are you not a rally driver? Great, because this Finnish kid is already living a better life than you. »
Maybe? We’re hoping it’s just an unfortunate coincidence for sponsor Combilift that Josh Moffett and John Rowan’s Ford Fiesta lifted into the air during stage 2 of the European Rally Championship’s Ypres Rally. »
At 30, I still like to consider myself a relatively young man. As such, it pretty much takes an act of Congress to get me out of bed before 8am on a Saturday. Well, an act of Congress or the promise of some of Southern California’s finest vintage automobiles and 100+ miles of canyon driving through some of Malibu’s… »
[Here’s the late Richard Burns helping to establish the Subaru mythos, sliding through the 1999 WRC RAC Rally of Great Britain. Photo Credit: Getty Images] »
Why buy a Jeep, Subaru or a Landie for muddin’, crawlin’, or rallyin’ when you could have these ten great offroad machines?
Poor Elfyn Evans didn’t have the best time at Rally de Portugal. First, his M-Sport Ford Fiesta RS WRC experienced throttle problems which plagued him all throughout Day 1. Then his car just gave up the ghost on SS8, and guess what? That ghost was a fire spirit. »
The great Swede Erik Carlsson, the man who helped establish Saab’s rally career (and the Saab mythos itself) passed away today. »
The 00 car at a rally has an important function: run the course before the competitors to inspect everything from signage and bannering to whether or not spectators are in the right locations. That is, unless it’s on fire. Then it doesn’t do a very good job of checking anything. »
Every motorsport fan has a favorite driver, a favorite team and a favorite car, but how many can mention a favorite racing car livery, so easily? Fortunately, I can think of many—and that’s why, in my regular series, we’ll be bringing you a collection of outstanding examples of motor racing liveries, both well-known… »
In a world with big name racing such as Formula One, NASCAR, FIA’s World Endurance Championship, and Indycar, many lesser known racing organizations are left without the audience and publicity they deserve.
Never mind the loose wheels rolling around SS1 of Rally de Portugal. They’ll be picked up eventually. »
All of the great homologation specials — the BMW E30 M3, the Lancia Delta Integrale, the Plymouth Superbird — have all been discovered and cost more and more every year. Except for one. This is the Mitsubishi Pajero Evolution, and you will be amazed at its reputation just as much as its shockingly low price. »
Today, the Mille Miglia begins – indeed, as you read this, it’s probably already done so. The entry list is available online, a roll-call of million-dollar coach-built rolling-artwork. And also stuff like a Borgward Isabella, which should make Jalopnik’s Jason Torchinsky giddy, as he’s covering the event thanks to… »
No, not those stupid highway speeding crashfests dudes do in sticker-covered Bentleys. I’m talking about stage rally competition. That’s what this guy did, and it’s awesome. »