Rally Flashback: 2001 Rally Portugal

Before each round of the WRC I'll find a classic clip to get an idea of what the rally is all about, and it might be helpful when picking drivers for the Fantasy WRC. Portugal is all about the weather, which can change from dry, dusty conditions to pouring rain, mud and rivers running across the stages. This year has… » 4/02/14 3:50pm 4/02/14 3:50pm

A CUV with a CVT a hoonmobile? I call BS

Don't be too sure of that statement. Many of us laugh in the face of a CVT, or even more so at the new WRX CVT, "a rally car with a CVT, the heck you say" this quote was directly taken from one of out more proper commentators. But since announcing it, many have wondered if you can really hoon a car with a CVT? I decided… » 2/11/14 9:45am 2/11/14 9:45am

Watch Sébastien Ogier Destroy The Jump Record At The Rally Sweden

Colin's Crest is a jump at the Rally Sweden, specially built to honor the late Colin McRae. Though it may not be the biggest or fastest jump in WRC, it's certainly pretty, and if you jump the furthest you get a little trophy. Sebastian Ogier might need a big trophy though this year, because he just crushed the record. » 2/08/14 11:00am 2/08/14 11:00am

Can Anybody Beat Volkswagen's WRC Team In 2014?

After winning the 2013 WRC Championship, the team of Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia continued by winning the Monte Carlo Rally once again, with all three Polo WRCs finishing in the points. But will Citroën, Ford or newcomer Hyundai catch them? » 1/20/14 9:00am 1/20/14 9:00am

WRC Monte Carlo: Update before the final day.

Good morning oppo, today is the last day of the Monte Carlo Rally. It has been a brutal and eventful 2 days so far.

The first day was dominated by two Ford M-Sport drivers: Robert Kubica and Hyundai test driver Bryan Bouffier. Kubica surprised the whole Paddock during his first outing in the full WRC spec Ford Fiesta… » 1/18/14 8:11am 1/18/14 8:11am