Category: Random Thoughts


Photo Rally: Best photos of Rally Mexico

Sebastien Ogier “ogiered” this year’s Rally Mexico, collecting maximum points for winning the event and being fastest on the final power stage. It does look like 2014 may end up with Ogier as the title winner, but for now it’s way too early to tell. Especially given the fine performances from Jari-Matti Latvala. In Mexico...


Gaps may be big, but so is the Guanajuatito

Sure enough, Sebastien Ogier’s lead in Mexico is what you could call solid and/or pretty significant. Same goes for the advantage Jari-Matti Latvala has over Thierry Neuville – three and a half minutes is enough time to stop, have a Corona and move on while still maintaining the lead over your rival. Further down the...


Audi S1 quattro is back, and it’s mkay!

Yeah, so, by now you already know all there is to know about the latest Audi. Named S1 quattro it features “series 1” size, quattro all wheel drive, 2-liter turbocharged engine and some 230-ish horsies, available in co-operation with 6-speed manual. What’s with the frown on your face? Sucked a lemon recently, or you’re just...


Hyundai in Sweden: positives outweigh negatives

Rally Sweden was tough for Hyundai Shell World Rally Team, as they like to call themselves, or Hyundai, for friends. Tough but in a good way and it’s not a surprise to hear them talking about the positive aspects instead of weeping over the lack of points or stage wins or other palpable achievements. If...