Hyundai Motorsport was fined €50,000 (approximately $56,540) from the World Rally Championship for accidentally using the wrong rear side windows on their car. They didn’t just grab the wrong ones for one event, either. The wrong windows have been in use for all of 2016.
He registered 120 bar of brake pressure here.
World Rally Championship driver Thierry Neuville just destroyed the jump record at Colin's Crest during Rally Sweden with a 44-meter tribute to the art of flight. It's so direct. Smooth. Fast. Why go down the hill when you can simply fly over it?
When you're driving on a racetrack, the fastest way around a corner is to slide the car as little as possible, maximizing every bit of grip in your tires but not exceeding it. This is not always the case in rally driving.
WRC Germany came down to two drivers, Thierry Neuville and Dani Sordo, battling out in the final stage of the rally, just 0.8 seconds apart. And then Neuville crashed out. Now that's how you lose in style.
Citroën's DS3 WRC car might be the fastest point-to-point automobile on the planet, but would you pick up a date in one?
Rally driving is truly an art. If you don't believe us you need look no further than this video of driver Thierry Neuville's amazing near crash and recovery taken at this weekend's WRC Sweden for proof.