The race is one of the most important cross country events in the Middle East and features WRC star Yazeed Al-Rajhi Saudi WRC and Cross Country rally star Yazeed Al-Rajhi tops the entry list for Rally Jeddah 2016, the Kingdom’s new cross-country event that gets underway next Thursday afternoon in Obhur, in Saudi Arabia, with a three-kilometer timed prologue stage. Al-Rajhi, the defending champion, leads 30 drivers from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Lebanon, France, Russia and Germany into the …

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The Portoguese off-road events has come to its 30th edition and features almost 60 cars. The edition 2016 of the Baja Portalegre 500 promises strong emotions. From 27 to 29 October one of the most important and ancient cross country off-road events will take place around the town of Portalegre gathering thousands of 4×4 and all-terrain enthusiasts from Portugal and from all over Europe. The 30th edition of the Baja Portalegre 500 is the last seasonal round of the FIA …

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77 crews will run the spectacular race on the mountain landscapes of  Swiss Alps. The 57th Rallye International du Valais will take place this weekend in the Valais Canton, in Southeastern Switzerland. The race – which until last year was part of the FIA ERC schedule – goes back to its roots by integrating the Tour European Rally, a series of four events that aims to merge the assets of some outstanding rally events in Europe and create a “Championship” …

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In addition to Junior European Championship won by Marijan Griebel, Opel Motorsport gained two more European crowns thanks to Chris Ingram Chris Ingram’s disappointment at losing the Junior European Rally Championship (FIA ERC Junior) – which was won by his teammate Marijan Griebel – did not last very long. After the emotions had decayed a bit, the young Briton realized that he had a great season in the ADAM R2 of the Opel Rallye Junior Team. “This season with Opel …

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The Italian former WRC driver comes back to races this weekend at the Latvian WRX round on his Kia Rio Supercar Gigi Galli is back! The Italian famous driver has confirmed he will compete at the tenth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship this weekend at Riga in Latvia, driving his Kia Rio Supercar, following a productive test at Catalunya Circuit, in Barcelona last week. The former WRC podium finisher raced the car for the first time at the …

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The duo of the Toyota Gazoo Racing Team finish the Toyota Cape Dealer Rally in second place, behind teammates De Villiers and Swan. The 2016 South African National Rally Championship title fight is over. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA wrapped things up on their home rally, the Toyota Cape Dealer Rally, last weekend. Leeroy Poulter and Elvéne Coetzee finished in second place, gaining enough points to secure the championship with one round to go. At the same time, teammates Giniel de …

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The Rallye Liepāja will crown the new European Junior Champion, with ADAM R2 drivers Chris Ingram and Marijan Griebel to compete for victory Rallye Liepāja  will be the venue for the big showdown of the European Rally Junior Championship. From 16 to 18 September the Latvian port city will host the crucial event of the FIA ERC Junior. Two drivers can still be champion, both on a factory Opel ADAM R2: Chris Ingram and Marijan Griebel. The Briton is currently …

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The round in Czech Republic concludes the first edition of the trophy dedicated to Skoda Touring cars The first edition of the new Octavia Cup is heading inexorably to a conclusion. After the races at the Hungaroring, the Red Bull Ring, Most and Slovakia Ring, the spotlight moves to the Masaryk Automotodrom Brno, where the season grand finale is scheduled. Hungarian Gábor Tim has the best chances to win the trophy having won six of the eight previous races collecting …

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The Qatari gives Overdrive Racing the first FIA World Cup Drivers’ Championship title Overdrive Racing’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah continues his dominion on the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies securing his third personal drivers’ title after winning last weekend weekend’s Columna Medica Baja Poland, round seven of the nine-event series, at Szczecin in northwestern Poland Navigated by Frenchman Matthieu Baumel on the Toyota Hilux, Al-Attiyah adds the 2016 FIA World Cup title to the pair he earned in 2008 and …

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At the European Rally Junior Championship four Opel ADAM R2 drivers can secure the title of the FIA ERC Junior There are no doubts that once again an Opel ADAM R2 driver will win the European Rally Junior Championship. The only question is: which Opel driver? This weekend’s Barum Czech Rally Zlín in the Czech Republic – fifth round of the FIA ERC Junior – may give us a definitive answer. The best chances are for Chris Ingram and Marijan …

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