Category: World of Rally


Third season of ADAC Opel Rallye Cup

Twenty crews from nine countries, including two all female crews and a calendar consisting of seven rounds – that, in a nutshell, is ADAC Opel Rallye Cup 2015. Opel says this is the most successful rally competition in Europe – I am not completely sure what they mean by that, but it definitely is a...


Video: Rally spectating at max level, this is it

For the record, all rally fans are greatest and bestest, period. No matter if they are still learning about the sport, as it only just appeared in their country, or they’re veteran professionals with decades of spectating under their belt, they’re all equally awesome. Naturally, if you happen to live in a country in which...


Debut victory for Pärn in a 4WD car

Estonian rally fans gathered in South-Estonia at the weekend to witness the highest point of the Estonian motorsport winter season in Võru county. Võru winter rally 2015 saw the debut of Sander Pärn and James Morgan in their 4 wheel drive Ford Fiesta R5. The Estonian-Welsh crew took the lead from the first stage and...


The best sounding rally car in the world?

Current WRC machines may not sound as glorious as those belonging to the 1980s or earlier – instead of Ferrari’s engines in Lancia Stratos we now have 1.6 liter turbo fours with a slightly different kind of noise. Some say current cars’ engine noise is underwhelming, but it still does its job better than that...


Opel works team is “ready to rumble” in 2015 junior ERC

The Opel works team is ready to join the 2015 Junior European Rally Championship battle. Two crews and two Opel Adam R2 190 hp cars are scheduled to compete in every round of said championship, starting in Latvia this week end for Rallye Lieapaja. Marijan Griebel with co-driver Stefan Clemens will man one Adam R2...


Chris Ingram and Peugeot UK in full ERC assault

Talented 20-year-old driver Chris Ingram is competing next in the first round of the FIA European Junior Rally Championship (ERC) which starts in Latvia, driving the PEUGEOT 208 R2 rally car. Chris is one of the youngest drivers in the event and drives in the RC4 category (for naturally aspirated front-wheel-drive cars). Confirmed for the...