FIA does something useful, creates the R-GT Rally Cup

I've been ranting about the Jean Todt and his way to lead the FIA for quite some time. Weak is the best word to describe his efforts in F1, where he doesn't really make an impact and is unable to solve their financial problems. He also doesn't seem to have an answer to the constantly falling fan numbers. And yes,… » 9/30/14 10:16am Today 10:16am

Thierry Neuville Wins Rallye Deutschland

Following the crashes of championship leader Sebastien Ogier, Jari-Matti Latvala and Citroëns Kris Meeke, Thierry Neuville secured both his and Hyundai's first WRC win. Things didn't look very good after the massive roll in shakedown, but Neuville did like Petter Solberg did in Corsica back in 2003, taking the win.… » 8/24/14 8:34am 8/24/14 8:34am

Rally Drivers Have Monster Crash And Even More Hilarious Response

Driver Thierry Neuville is rapidly gaining a reputation around these parts, both for incredible drifts and humongous crashes. But when he and co-pilot Nicolas Gilsoul went off the course at the Rally Deutschland this week, their passionate cries of " AHHH FUCK FUCK FUCK FUCK FUCK" rang throughout the land. » 8/23/14 4:19pm 8/23/14 4:19pm

Finally, You Can Watch the WRC Live Anywhere! (Legally!)

Since the very beginning the World Rally Championship (and, honestly, rally as a whole) has been a sport isolated from it's fans. While forms of motorsport like NASCAR and Formula 1 takes place in arenas built near major population centers, with comfy elevated seats that allow for good visibility and relaxed viewing… » 8/04/14 9:18am 8/04/14 9:18am

The World Rally Championship Is Beautiful When You Slow It Down

Rally is an incredible thing to watch, mainly for its fury, its speed, and its noise. But when you slow it all down, you get to see the beauty in it. The way rocks fly out of the way of pounding tires, the way little tiny inputs from the steering serve to keep everything in check, the way everything moves. » 6/19/14 11:45am 6/19/14 11:45am