When the M-Sport car of Elfyn Evans and Daniel Barritt broke a suspension arm on the Ouninpohja stage (SS4) during Rally Finland, they whipped out one of the best LeMons-grade on-stage fixes I’ve seen in quite some time.
This guy beat out all of the more modern R5 rally cars with his older Group N Mitsubishi Evo. And the way he drives is beyond gnarly. »
This is the Subaru Impreza WRX STI NR4 and yes, it’s a fully stripped, prepped and caged rally car sold by Subaru itself. Obviously, there’s a slight catch. »
Even front-wheel drive Fiestas go sideways on dirt. Here’s what happens with AWD and a pro WRC driver. »
I guess I understand why they did it. Forbid us from finishing the rally, I mean. Our axle had fallen out, after all. »
Ken Block finished second at the New England Forest Rally this weekend, the biggest American rally of the decade. And that was after this soaring crash. »
Yeah, yeah, work, school, not tired anymore, early tee time with the ex-president of Yakestonesia, whatever. Let’s be honest: the real reason you draw breath each moment is to watch rally cars toss up huge clouds of dust and do sweet jumps.
[This isn’t CGI — this is a S12 Silvia running the grueling Safari Rally back in 1988. Photo: Nissan] »
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… »