Category: Random Thoughts

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Jari-Matti Latvala gets the job done in Greece

So many things happened this year in Greece, and plenty of those happened in this weekend’s Acropolis Rally too! There was drama, retirements and bitter disappointments, but for once, Jari-Matti Latvala wasn’t part of any of those. Instead, he was collected, calm, painfully analytical (as ever), but also able to pace himself and adapt quickly...

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What’s speed got to do with it?

When one of the crews competing in this year’s Acropolis Rally goes across the finish ramp tomorrow to claim the overall victory, one thing must be clear. Their victory was not awarded to them, it wasn’t a gift, and no matter how true the facts supporting the “gifted victory” idea are, they have no substance....

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Acropolis Rally, podium predictions

First and foremost, Sebastien Loeb is not taking part in this rally, unless he decides to join the spectators, or look for some gates on the stages, to close them for Sebastien Ogier. For the giggles, of course. But even without Loeb, situation is, potentially, very interesting, and there is no shortage of possible winners.

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Rain turns X-Games rallycross into eX-Games rallynoes

I cannot imagine how everyone involved in preparing the Barcelona X-Games rallycross event must feel this evening, after persistent rain turned their quickly put together track into a slippy-slidey mess, not fit for the competition. There were fans, waiting patiently on the grandstands for the motorsport part of the X-Games to begin and rallycross beasts...

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Video: Andre Lavadinho takes us to Rally Argentina

Once again, we are being reminded just how fantastic World Rally Championship is. Not only for it’s crews and champions, but for every single person involved in this exciting series. Once upon a time, I dreamt of becoming a little more than just a guy with a camera, but to dream is one thing… As...

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