Monster Honda Team – Intense Year

As the OiLibya Morocco Rally finished, so concluded the 2017 programme of racing activities for Monster Energy Honda Team. The season had begun in April with the two Abu Dhabi and Qatar desert races in the Middle East, as part of the FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship. It has been an intense year for the…

Mini Completes Successful Dakar Trial

Rallye OiLibya du Maroc provided race action right up to the final Leg 5 of this six day racing spectacle. With the competitors crossing the finish line at Erfoud, it was the MINI Family members who were celebrating loudest from the fact all seven MINI cars completed what was a tough but enthralling race. Rallye…

Meeke Back To Winning Ways

Kris Meeke banished memories of a troubled WRC season to claim his second victory of the year in Spain as Sébastien Ogier moved closer to a fifth consecutive drivers’ title. Meeke mastered the final two legs of RallyRACC Catalunya – Rally de España to win by 28.0sec in a Citroën C3, just three rounds after…

Hyundai Launch Four Car Attack

Hyundai will look to keep its hopes of a World Rally Championship title alive with a four-car entry for the Wales Rally GB on October 26. The team’s main 2017 trio of Thierry Neuville, Hayden Paddon and Dani Sordo will be joined by Andreas Mikkelsen, as the Norwegian was announced to tackle the final three…

Toyota Gazoo Back To Winning Ways

It was back to winning ways for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Guy Botterill and navigator Simon Vacy-Lyle, on the HMC Electrothread Rally, which took place in Bronkhorstspruit on 18 and 19 August, 2017. The pair found themselves on the back foot going into the event, having lost the lead in the championship. But a fine…

Hyundai Wants To Repeat Its Good Run In Rally Deutschland

Hyundai Motorsport has its sights set on victory in Rallye Deutschland, as the WRC returns to tarmac this weekend for the first time since April’s Tour de Corse, where the team scored the first of its three wins of the 2017 season to date. The German round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) which…

Gazoo Team Out To Regain Lead

Guy Botterill and navigator Simon Vacy-Lyle find themselves on the back foot going into this weekend’s HMC Electrothread Rally in Bronkhorstspruit. The pair lost the lead in the 2017 National Rally Championship at the Volkswagen Rally in Port Elizabeth last month, and with three events left on this year’s calendar, will have to dig deep…

Monster Team Ready For Aragon

After the successes of the recent Baja Aragón, where the Monster Energy Honda Team clinched a noteworthy victory, the team now takes to the Chilean desert to tackle the third round of the FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship – the Atacama Rally. The Monster Energy Honda Team’s next world championship adventure will take place in…

Botterill And Leeke In Title Battle

The NRC battle for the newest SA Rally Champion is heating up. It goes without saying a brand new Champion will be declared in 2017 due to the dramatic restructure in SA Rallying. The Title race is a two way fight between Toyota Gazoo Racing’s Guy Botterill (30) in his Toyota Etios and ATS’s Richard…