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Daily Archives: August 7th, 2017

Round 7 of the STRC was the Tyneside Stages Rally held at the infamous Otterburn Military ranges in Northumberland hosted by Alnwick Motor Club. With 12 stages ahead of the 63 teams and rain forecast for 3pm it was always going to be a challenging day, the event itself ran right on time with the first car away at 08.30 and like a slick well-oiled machine the stages continued to run on time which was a credit to the organising team. Read More »


All-new Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus among the stable of Audi Sport pacesetters in attendance

• New date confirmed: Saturday 16 September, 2017
• Audi UK will exhibit the fastest and most powerful S and RS models, altogether boasting a total power output of over 2,200PS
• An NSU Ro80, Audi RS 2 Avant and an unregistered 1991 RHD Ur-quattro with only 103 miles on the clock will also be on display
• Show starts from 8.30am until 5pm
• Admission is just £10 per adult and children enter for free
• 2x Audi R8 V10 plus Coupés will be on track offering thrilling passenger rides throughout the day
• Traditional evening awards ceremony follows after the show Read More »

Team Peugeot Hansen consolidated its second place in the 2017 World Rallycross Championship standings at Round 8 in Trois Rivières, Canada, where Sébastien Loeb claimed his third top-three finish in a row.

• A polished performance saw Sébastien Loeb steer his PEUGEOT 208 WRX 2017 to third place in Canada. Despite making unavoidable contact with Andreas Bakkerud’s stricken car in Q2, he succeeded in qualifying on row three for Sunday afternoon’s final and went on to secure Team Peugeot Hansen’s sixth podium result of the season. Read More »