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

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… » 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