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Toyota set for WRC return in 2017

Competition in the World Rally Championship (WRC) is heating up. We have two very large mainstream manufacturers – VW and Hyundai – that have official teams and another two with semi-works ...
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2015 Formula 1 race car launches

The Formula 1 season is only a matter of weeks away and the first of the 2015 challengers have started to surface. Force India and Williams unveiled their new contenders last ...
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McLaren and CNN announce multi-year partnership

McLaren Technology Group and global media giant Cable News Network (CNN) International today announced that the news organization would become McLaren-Honda partner from this year’s season. CNN’s branding will appear on ...
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Hyundai raring for WRC return

2014 may have been Hyundai Motorsport’s debut season in the World Rally Championship but the team impressed with a podium as early as the third event (in Mexico) and a historic ...
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SA teen secures Formula 4 seat for 2015

South African teenager Sebastian Lanzetti has been signed as the lead driver for the Hillspeed team ahead of the 2015 British Racing Drivers Club Formula 4 season, following a test session ...
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Dakar 2015: Stage 7 – Alrajhi wins stage on maiden Dakar, now third overall

Dakar debutant Yazeed Alrajhi outdid himself over the past few days of the 2015 Dakar, by closing in on a top five position after making it a goal to reach the ...
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Dakar 2015: stage 5 – Vasilyev takes stage victory, Alrajhi manages second place

Russia’s Vladimir Vasilyev and Konstantin Zhiltsov commanded yesterday’s 697 km long route from Copiapo to Antofagasta from the very beginning to take their maiden Dakar stage victory. The Mini All4 duo ...
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Dakar 2014: stage 4 – De Villiers within striking distance of Al-Attiyah, while the competition fades

Defending champion Nani Roma put in a fine performance during yesterday’s fourth leg of the Dakar Rally from Chilecito to Copiapo, and looked set to take his first stage win until ...
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Dakar 2015: stage 3 – Terranova takes second stage win, Polish rider Michal Hernik dies

Not content with seeing X-Raid Mini teammate Nasser Al-Attiyah and Imperial Toyota Hilux driver Giniel de Villiers run away this early in the Dakar, Argentinian Orlando Terranova made the most of ...
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Dakar 2015: stage 2 – De Villiers and Poulter impress, Al-Attiyah still in command

South African Imperial Toyota drivers Giniel de Villiers and Leeroy Poulter showed what the locally built Hilux was capable of on yesterday’s second stage of the Dakar, the longest special of ...
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Dakar 2015: Stage 1 – Roma loses hours, Al-Attiyah tops rankings

The 2015 edition of the Dakar Rally started with a 170 km timed stage from Buenos Aires to Villa Carlo Paz in Argentina yesterday. Defending champion Joan “Nani” Roma is essentially ...
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McLaren F1 announces 2015 driver line-up

In a sport that sees teams, especially top rung outfits, announce their driver lineups for the following season well before the year’s end, McLaren waited until the morning of December 11 ...
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