The demanding rally raid from Russia to China gathers the best drivers of the world for two weeks of extreme off road. The most awaited and spectacular off road challenge of summer is ready to begin: from 7 to 22 July the Silk Way Rally will take place, starting from Russia and crossing Asia through the ancient Silk Way before arriving to the Chinese city of Xi’An. The event, arrived to its 7th edition, presents a new route and is …

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Kristensson Sachsen

At Rallye Stemweder Berg Cup leader Tom Kristensson has to defend the top position from his pursuers. With the comeback of Jacob Lund Madsen at the ADAC Rallye Stemweder Berg on 23 and 24 June the title fight in the ADAC Opel Rallye Cup 2017 regains a protagonist. After the opening victory at the ADAC Hessen Rallye Vogelsberg in April, the 22-year-old Dane had to miss the following two cup races due to injuries. After a successful convalescence and the …

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The 6th seasonal round of the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies is ready to welcome drivers from 21 different countries and 4 continents. Everything’s ready for the 24th edition of the Italian Baja, the sixth seasonal round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, which takes place around the city of Pordenone – in North-East Italy – from 15 to 18 June. The Italian Baja this year marks a record, as the entry list includes 74 crews …

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At SEAJET Acropolis Rally current leader Bruno Magalhães will have to face strong international driver to keep the top position of the championship.  The FIA European Rally Championship comes back to action with the SEAJETS Acropolis Rally in Greece, from 2 to 4 June. The third seasonal round, first run in 1952, is valid for the FIA ERC for the fourth consecutive year, after it had been part of the WRC calendar for the previous 40 years, featuring important winners …

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Holzer Opel Corsa R5 Concept

At WRC Rally Portugal Holzer Motorsport has presented the concept of the R5 Opel car developed to compete in the WRC2. Last weekend, at WRC Rally Portugal, Holzer Motorsport has presented the concept of the new Opel Corsa R5, a racing car developed according to the technical regulations of the WRC2 and the other R5 series worldwide. The German company aims to be part of the competitions very soon, as managing director Günther Holzer explained: “We believe the R5 category …

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The Qatari is the main favourite of the first edition of the Rally Raid in the Asian country, fifth round of the World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies. The organisers at the Automotorsport Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan have announced a quality field of 25 of the world’s leading drivers for the Central Asian country’s inaugural round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies on May 20-27. Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah, the two-time winner of the Dakar Rally and …

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Rally Islas Canarias, second round of the continental championship, is the first seasonal asphalt rally and counts 125 crews on the entry list. The FIA ERC lands in Gran Canaria. From 4 to 6 May 125 crews from all over the continent are expected to battle on the abrasive surface roads of the Spanish Island for the second round of the European Championship. 27 R5 cars, 24 R2 cars, 7 R3 and the first FIA RGT ever: these are the …

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The SanremoCorse “Group A” will be installed on the new Limited Edition car manufactured by BMW Italy. MINI and EVO Corse: a racing cooperation. The brand owned by BMW has chosen the SanremoCorse “Group A” model as OEM alloy wheels of the new MINI John Cooper Works Petrolhead Edition, the limited edition car produced to celebrate the 6th edition of the MINI Challenge Trophy and to enhance the sporty personality and the authentic heritage of MINI. The MINI John Cooper …

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The reigning World Champion triumphs at home race, South African Leeroy Pouler claims an impressive third place at his debut in a Middle East rally raid. Overdrive Racing and Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah returned to winning ways to claim a hard-earned victory in the Qatar Cross-Country Rally, round four of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, which finished at Losail on Saturday. After leading on day one, Al-Attiyah and Baumel hit technical trouble on the second of five stages and …

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Andrea Nucita with Ford Fiesta

In the Sicilian race, at its 101st edition, Andreucci has to defend the leadership from Campedelli and Scandola. The Italian Rally Championship goes to South Italy, with the Targa Florio International Rally of Sicily, scheduled from Thursday 20 to Saturday 22 April on the streets of Madonie, around the city of Palermo. The world’s oldest automotive race has come this year to its 101st edition and is also valid for the Italian Championship, the Regional Championship, the Italian Historical Auto …

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