World Rally Championship

Sebastien Ogier consolidates grip on drivers` title with Rally of Poland win

Sebastien Ogier consolidates grip on drivers` title with Rally of Poland win

Sebastien Ogier extended his World Rally Championship title lead with his fifth win in seven rallies at the Rally of Poland on Sunday.

Jul 05, 2015, 17:50 PM IST
Sebastien Ogier leads Volkswagen podium sweep in Rally Australia

Sebastien Ogier leads Volkswagen podium sweep in Rally Australia

French world champion Sebastien Ogier led a podium clean sweep as Volkswagen claimed their second consecutive World Rally Championship manufacturers` title in Australia on Sunday.

Sep 14, 2014, 17:08 PM IST
Sebastian Ogier edges clear of Latvala on tyre choice

Sebastian Ogier edges clear of Latvala on tyre choice

Frenchman Sebastien Ogier took a 11.8 second lead over Volkswagen team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala after out-guessing the Finn with tyre selections on the second day of the Australian leg of the World

Sep 13, 2014, 18:54 PM IST
Sebastian Ogier grabs lead on day`s last stage in Australia

Sebastian Ogier grabs lead on day`s last stage in Australia

World Rally Championship leader Sebastien Ogier grabbed the overall lead on Friday`s last stage to hold the early advantage in Rally Australia.

Sep 12, 2014, 17:27 PM IST

Thierry Neuville claims maiden win in German Rally

Belgian Thierry Neuville, driving a Hyundai i20, took advantage of withdrawals by defending world champion Sebastien Ogier and Jari-Matta Latvala to win his maiden title at the German Rally on Sunday.

Aug 24, 2014, 18:14 PM IST

Ogier, Latvala title fight moves to Algarve

Portugal`s picturesque Algarve tourist region forms the backdrop for the fourth leg of the world rally championship with world champion Sebastien Ogier defending a wafer thin lead in the drivers` standings.

Apr 02, 2014, 21:50 PM IST

Ogier in lead in Sweden

France`s Sebastien Ogier held the lead at the end of Thursday`s action in the Rally of Sweden, the second leg of this year`s World Rally Championship.

Feb 07, 2014, 01:26 AM IST

Volkswagen leads WRC at halfway point

The FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) is in its summer break with the Rally Finland scheduled for August 1-3.

Jul 03, 2013, 16:13 PM IST

Volkswagen claims maiden victory in Rally Sweden

Sebastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia won the Rally Sweden at the wheel of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).

Feb 11, 2013, 14:05 PM IST

Ford to quit World Rally Championship

The World Rally Championship (WRC) will miss Ford next season after the American constructor announced it was quitting due to economic reasons.

Oct 16, 2012, 12:47 PM IST

Loeb wins Argentina rally title

Citroen`s French racer Sebastien Loeb won the Rally Argentina for the seventh time,

Apr 30, 2012, 14:36 PM IST

Rallying: FIA terminates world championship promoter contract

Rallying`s governing body was in urgent talks to secure the future of the world championship after cancelling its contract with promoters.

Jan 09, 2012, 08:37 AM IST

Bulgaria to host WRC round in 2010

Bulgaria will host a round of the World Rally Championship (WRC) next year, the Bulgarian automobile federation said.

Sep 18, 2009, 10:31 AM IST

Bulgaria to host WRC round in 2010

Bulgaria will host a round of the World Rally Championship (WRC) next year, the Bulgarian automobile federation said.

Sep 18, 2009, 10:31 AM IST