Category: World of Rally


Renault & Nissan, please bring IDx to WRC, please, we beg you

Whenever I hear or read about 1.6 liter turbocharged engine these days, first thing that comes to mind is “rally this thing”, no matter which brand, model, class and whatnot this car is about. This engine was made with one purpose, to be out there, on rally stages. Or on WTCC tracks, but who cares...


Two years ago, World Rally Blog was launched

In fact, I’m kinda late to my own birthday here, but it was a bit of a tricky thing back then, launching my first proper website based on WordPress, so even though “officially” first posts show January 13th as the birthday of World Rally Blog, if I remember correctly, the thing properly took off two...


Video: THAT onboard in HD – Kubica, dancing lights and some translations

Days or should I say hours from now Robert Kubica and Maciek Szczepaniak will start their first WRC event of the year in Monte Carlo. I for one will monitor their progress carefully, as I’m sure will the countless others. But before they set off to conquer some WRC stages and embrace some WRC-flavoured challenges,...


New Subaru Impreza WRX STI, the details are out

This site is usually not dedicated to ordinary road cars, but when road cars belong to a well respected family of models, or there is a chance or a hint of a possible rally involvement, then I think there’s no harm in featuring a civilian car or two. The brand new Subaru Impreza WRX in...


The Peugeot Rally Academy, 2nd year

The Peugeot Rally Academy, which was created in 2013 with a programme founded on the FIA European Rally Championship, is looking forward to its second season of competition in 2014. Designed to provide a framework for the promotion of talented drivers and models like the 208 T16 and 208 R2, this year’s Peugeot Rally Academy...


New Impreza WRX STi is here

Oh, do I wish. But alas, she is not here, and as far as I know my own bank account, she won’t be anytime toon. But admiring from afar is still free, they say. So, let’s do that, drool some over the leaked photos of the 2015 Subaru Impreza WRX STi.


Video: One (icy) corner to rule them all

There may be no snow this year in Austria, at least not in the amounts usually attributed to this time of year, but that does not mean driving and especially driving fast is safe from tricky situations. Austria usually means high altitude and high altitude in winter means low temperatures. That, as we all know,...