World Rally News

12/07/2022 - 11:21

Ott Tanak believes joining forces with M-Sport for the 2023 World Rally Championship season is the right call and one that represents his best chance of winning the drivers’ title for a second time.

12/02/2022 - 11:54

Craig Breen insists agreeing to a partial programme in the 2023 FIA World Rally Championship should not be viewed as a backward step – but rather a chance for him to hit the rest button on his career.

11/26/2022 - 09:00

The President of the FIA believes broadening the World Rally Championship’s reach is crucial if it hopes to add to its follower base both now and in the future.

11/25/2022 - 13:22

Next year’s FIA World Rally Championship calendar will comprise a total of 13 rounds, with one running across three different European countries on the same weekend.

11/21/2022 - 13:00

Thierry Neuville believes the shrewd business Hyundai Motorsport bosses have performed in the driver market should help give the team “renewed impetus” to fight on all fronts next season.

11/21/2022 - 08:55

Elfyn Evans says he is already putting plans in place in the hope it leads to a “much stronger” World Rally Championship campaign in 2023.

11/18/2022 - 08:44

Japanese star Takamoto Katsuta will share a drive with multiple World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier following his promotion to the Toyota Gazoo Racing Team.

11/18/2022 - 08:26

Hyundai Motorsport has announced its new-look driver line-up for next season’s World Rally Championship, with Esapekka Lappi and Craig Breen agreeing personal terms to join its ranks.

11/17/2022 - 09:29

Craig Breen has left the M-Sport Ford World Rally Championship team just one year into his two-year contract, saying he believes the decision to be the right one for all parties.

11/13/2022 - 16:44

Toyota Gazoo Racing Team Principal Jari-Matti Latvala has described Takamoto Katsuta’s third place finish on Rally Japan as an “important achievement” for him and the team’s Challenge Programme.

11/13/2022 - 16:13

Rally Japan winner Thierry Neuville hopes his victory can provide a “special boost” to those working on Hyundai’s World Rally Championship programme after a difficult start to life in the sport’s new hybrid era.

11/12/2022 - 16:16

Julien Moncet – Hyundai Motorsport’s Deputy Team Director – is predicting an “exciting” finale to Rally Japan, the concluding round of the 2022 FIA World Rally Championship campaign.

11/11/2022 - 11:37

Craig Breen’s shunt on the opening day of Rally Japan is “frustrating” but one that has already been forgotten about, according to M-Sport Ford Team Principal Richard Millener.

11/10/2022 - 23:41

Hyundai Motorsport’s interim boss believes finding the root cause of the fire that completely destroyed Dani Sordo’s car on the opening stage at Rally Japan will be virtually impossible.

11/08/2022 - 16:01

The chance for Toyota and its all-conquering World Rally Championship team to compete in its own back yard in front of its home supporters is one that it “deserves”, according to one rival Team Principal.

11/08/2022 - 09:00

Everyone associated with the Toyota Gazoo Racing squad arrives at Rally Japan this week with “less pressure” on their shoulders, insistsTeam Principal Jari-Matti Latvala.

11/07/2022 - 09:00

A Hyundai victory on the season-ending Rally Japan would be the “spark” the Alzenau-based team needs looking ahead to the 2023 World Rally Championship campaign.

11/03/2022 - 13:02

Newly crowned World Rally champion Kalle Rovanpera has revealed that he came “really close” to representing his country at this year’s FIA Motorsport Games in France.

11/02/2022 - 10:02

The FIA’s Rally Director says increasing the number of manufacturers represented in the World Rally Championship remains a “long-term target” moving forward.

10/24/2022 - 13:55

Sebastien Ogier has admitted to a feeling of “surprise” following his runaway success on the penultimate round of the World Rally Championship at the weekend.

10/24/2022 - 08:50

Toyota Gazoo Racing Team Principal Jari-Matti Latvala has suggested that, if he had his way, he would not change the current driver line-up for next year’s FIA World Rally Championship.

10/23/2022 - 20:47

Former World Rally champion Ott Tanak will leave Hyundai Motorsport at the end of the season, it has been confirmed.

10/20/2022 - 15:32

With two World Rally Championship rounds remaining, Craig Breen says the objective couldn’t be any simpler: try to get the rub of the green and end the year on something of a high note.

10/17/2022 - 16:34

On the eve of the current World Rally Championship season, the expectation was that M-Sport Ford would consistently challenge Toyota and Hyundai for podiums and wins at each of the thirteen rounds.