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– Sublime Sébastien Ogier speeds to record-breaking triumph
– Five-time World Champion now also five times a winner in Wales
– M-Sport Ford star digs deep to see off Toyota rival Latvala on thrilling final day
– Frenchman blasts around iconic Great Orme in dazzling inch-perfect display
– History is made as World Championship motor sport comes to Britain’s streets for first time

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With the 2018 WRC seeing a titanic battle between three drivers from three different manufacturers, it was all to play for on the gravel tracks of North Wales. Ott Tanak & Martin Jarveoja (Yaris WRC) looked to continue his good run of form and looked like he was going to make it 4 in a row before he pulled up on the 2nd run through Sweet Lamb. This left Sebastien Ogier & Julien Ingrassia (Fiesta WRC) in the lead going in to the final day. Jari-Matti Latvala & Miikka Antilla (Yaris WRC) was not far behind and took the lead on the 2nd stage of the Sunday. Ogier then fought back and took victory by just over 10 seconds, revitalising his championship hopes. Latvala was 2nd with team mate Esapekka Lappi (Yaris WRC) 25 seconds back and comfortable in 3rd place. Read More »

– Chester school pupil Kirsty Campbell’s winning livery design goes on public display in free-to-attend Rally Village
– Welsh Government Minister Lord Elis-Thomas joins Toyota star Jari-Matti Latvala for unveil
– Toyota GT86 wrapped in winning attire attracts tremendous interest at Big Bang exhibition
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– Curtain comes down on epic WRC season
– Neuville takes fourth win to secure second place
– Toyota ace crashes out of podium finish
– Newly crowned champion signs off with Power Stage victory
– Catch all the dramatic action for free on Red Bull TV

Thierry Neuville clinched his fourth victory of the campaign at Kennards Hire Rally Australia to secure the runners-up position in the FIA World Rally Championship and bring the curtain down on a sensational season. Read More »

– Local school pupil Rheinallt Jones’s rally livery design goes on public display at Big Bang
– Welsh Government Economy Secretary Ken Skates joins Toyota star Jari-Matti Latvala for unveil
– Toyota GT86 attracts tremendous interest at heart of busy Dayinsure Wales Rally GB
– Advance tickets still on sale offering significant savings

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red-bull-sweden17a– Jari-Matti Latvala triumphs to hand Toyota its first victory since 1999
– Rally Sweden programmes available on free-to-air Red Bull TV

Jari-Matti Latvala won his fourth Rally Sweden to hand Toyota its first FIA World Rally Champuonship victory since 1999. It was the Finn’s 17th career victory, but one of his most emotional. Read More »

wrc-preview17b– Exciting new chapter in WRC history promises much British success, predicts David Evans, Rallies Editor of Autosport
– World Champion spearheads M-Sport attack with home heroes Kris Meeke and Elfyn Evans also to the fore
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– Volkswagen wins the Manufacturers’ title in the FIA World Rally Championship with thePolo R WRC
– Crowned with a win: Ogier/Ingrassia claim fourth victory in a row at the Rally Great Britain in Wales


12 titles in four years – four Drivers’, four Co-Drivers’ and four Manufacturers’ titles: Volkswagen put the icing on the cake at the end of an impressive season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with victory at the Rally Great Britain in Wales. Read More »

– Good conditions for “free practice” at the Rally Great Britain
– Ogier/Ingrassia fourth, Mikkelsen/Jwger sixth, Latvala/Anttila seventhvolkswagen-gb16a Read More »

volkswagen-pre-gb16a– Volkswagen with the opportunity to win its 12th title in four years in the WRC
– Mikkelsen/Jæger andLatvala/Anttila in the battle for second place in the championship
– Polo R WRC, Ogier and Ingrassia – the winning combination since 2013

Mud, mud, glorious mud – Volkswagen has big plans at the Rally Great Britain in Wales. The works team from Wolfsburg could win the Manufacturers’ title for the fourth year in a row at the penultimate round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). To repeat the feat achieved in 2013, 2014 and 2015, and wrap up the title before the end of the season, regardless of other results, Volkswagen must maintain a lead of 43 points going into the final race. The lead currently stands at 62 points. Read More »