World Rally Championship

 
Toyota at the 2017 Rally Sweden

Toyota tastes victory in only second rally of WRC comeback

Toyota in 2017 made its return to the World Rally Championship after a 17-year hiatus, and the automaker has already tasted success just two rounds into the season. Jari-Matti Latvala and co-driver Miikka Anttila drove the number 10 Toyota Yaris WRC to victory in this past weekend’s Rally... read more

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2017 Ford Fiesta RS WRC rally car

2017 Ford Fiesta RS WRC revealed, Sébastien Ogier confirmed as driver

A new rally car based on the upcoming seventh generation of the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Fiesta subcompact has been revealed. The rally car has been developed by M-Sport... read more December 14, 2016 by


 
2016 Volkswagen Polo R WRC rally car

VW to quit WRC after 2016, focus on customer racing

Volkswagen and its Polo WRC has dominated the World Rally Championship since entering in 2013, but the automaker, which has just clinched its fourth-straight Drivers’... read more November 2, 2016 by


 
Sébastien Ogier

VW snags World Rally title while World Rallycross title goes to Audi

The past weekend was a busy one for rally fans as championship titles were awarded in two top-level competitions: World Rally Championship and World Rallycross Championship... read more October 17, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Yaris WRC car

Hyundai, Toyota unveil new-generation 2017 WRC cars

The World Rally Championship has struggled in recent years, despite incredibly scenic locations, impressive cars, and some of the best drivers the world has ever seen... read more October 3, 2016 by


 
Citroën C3 WRC concept, 2016 Paris auto show

Next-gen Citroën C3 previewed by Paris-bound WRC concept

Cars competing in the 2017 World Rally Championship will look radically different to what we’ve become accustomed to over the past few seasons. The regulations allow... read more September 22, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Citroën C3 WRC

2017 Citroën WRC teased, hints at next-gen C3

Citroën has provided an early look at the new rally car that will compete in the 2017 World Rally Championship, and crucially it previews the next generation of the... read more May 18, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC rally car

2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC teased

It’s still early days in the 2016 motorsport season but Volkswagen is already previewing its contender for the 2017 World Rally Championship. There’s a lot at... read more April 12, 2016 by


 
2016 Hyundai i20 WRC

2016 Hyundai i20 WRC Revealed

Volkswagen has been the dominant force in the World Rally Championship over the past few years but Hyundai, which returned to the sport two seasons ago, isn’t giving up... read more December 17, 2015 by


 
Volkswagen celebrates 2015 World Rally Championship victory

Volkswagen And Star Duo Of Ogier & Ingrassia Secure Third-Straight WRC Titles

Volkswagen may not have much to cheer about right now but there’s at least one reason for the German auto giant to celebrate: a third-straight title in the World Rally... read more September 29, 2015 by


 
Toyota Yaris WRC prototype

Rally Legend Tommi Mäkinen To Lead Toyota’s 2017 WRC Return

Finnish rally legend Tommi Mäkinen, a winner of four World Rally Championship titles during the 1990s, will serve as team principal for the Toyota WRC team, which is set... read more July 8, 2015 by


 
2016 Hyundai i20 WRC prototype

Hyundai Testing New i20 WRC, Rally Debut Delayed Until 2016 Season

Hyundai was hoping to introduce a new i20 World Rally Championship racer this season based around a yet-to-be-revealed three-door version of the Korean automaker’s i20... read more April 12, 2015 by


 
Toyota Yaris WRC prototype

Toyota Confirms 2017 World Rally Championship Return: Video

Toyota has finally ended years of speculation about its World Rally Championship return by confirming its intention to enter the sport in 2017, a year that will see... read more January 30, 2015 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Polo R WRC

New Volkswagen Polo R WRC Revealed Ahead Of 2015 Motorsport Season

Volkswagen will be out to claim its third consecutive title in the grueling competition known as the World Rally Championship, with a new version of its Pole R WRC. The new... read more January 16, 2015 by


 
2014 Volkswagen Polo R WRC

Volkswagen Takes Home 2014 WRC Drivers’ And Manufacturers’ Titles

They’ve done it again. In a repeat of last year, Volkswagen’s Sébastien Ogier together with co-driver Julien Ingrassia have secured the 2014 World Rally... read more October 27, 2014 by


 
2015 Hyundai i20 WRC

2015 Hyundai i20 WRC Starts Testing

Hyundai made its World Rally Championship comeback this year using a new rally car based on its i20 subcompact sold overseas. The company hasn’t fared all that well... read more October 9, 2014 by


 
 

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