News and Analysis
Hayden Paddon is a surprise Rally Finland inclusion after the New Zealander secured a last-minute deal to drive M-Sport Ford’s third Fiesta WRC.
A World Motor Sports Council vote on the 2020 World Rally Championship calendar, which could add the Safari Rally back on to the roster, is expected to happen later this week.
The man at the heart of the World Rally Championship driver market seemed to be closing in on a decision for 2020, but did the events of Rally Italy present niggling doubts?
Toyota Gazoo Racing chief engineer Tom Fowler has confirmed a steering problem ruled Ott Tanak out of Rally Italy victory on Sunday.
Citroen will consider pulling Sebastien Ogier out of Saturday’s Rally Italy stages if the French firm feels there’s nothing to gain from the C3 WRC running first on the road.
Hyundai World Rally team boss Andrea Adamo wants to apologise to Sebastien Loeb for letting him down on Rally Portugal, feeling the nine-time champion's time was wasted.
Hyundai’s new boss has barely been in the job half a season, but his single-minded approach has already marked him out from the crowd. The events of Rally Portugal, which prompted Sebastien Ogier to accuse Hyundai of taking tactics too far, typify that.
World Rally Championship leader Sebastien Ogier has accused Hyundai team principal Andrea Adamo of taking a tactical approach to the sport too far at Rally of Portugal.
Hyundai driver Thierry Neuville has called on the FIA to give the World Rally Championship a permanent rally officiator, along the lines of Formula 1’s race director role.
Hyundai driver Thierry Neuville is confident of rebounding from his huge Rally Chile crash immediately to fight for a WRC victory at the next round in Portugal.
Toyota WRC driver Kris Meeke lost his eighth place in Rally Chile after being hit with a one-minute penalty for changing his windscreen in a time control.
Hyundai initially feared that WRC points leader Thierry Neuville might have broken his leg in a high speed Rally Chile crash.
WRC points leader Thierry Neuville was given the green light to start a stage too early, forcing Rally Chile organisers to red flag the Belgian’s attempt at SS2 on Thursday.
World Rally Championship teams have warned that the FIA is now leaving it too late to finalise its plans for introducing hybrid technology to the series in 2022.
WRC points leader Thierry Neuville is "making the difference" for Hyundai while its car awaits upgrades, says team boss Andrea Adamo.
Citroen insists it still 'trusts' its struggling WRC driver Esapekka Lappi after his Rally Argentina crash and he has its full backing.
Toyota driver Kris Meeke has dropped behind rival Sebastien Ogier after being handed 10-second penalty for deviating from the Rally Argentina route on Saturday morning.
Citroen has requested the FIA and Rally Argentina officials review onboard footage of the Cuchilla Nevada – Characato stage, suspecting some crews have gained time by deviating from the route.
All three Toyota WRC drivers were fortunate to make it to the end of Friday’s opening day of action at Rally Argentina.
Toyota driver Ott Tanak says he is "taking more care" and avoiding "unnecessary risk" in a bid to turn around his fortunes and win a first WRC title this year.
Safari Rally organisers have been tasked with toughening up the route for the event's proposed return to the World Rally Championship following a visit by WRC safety delegate Michele Mouton.
History-making triple FIA World Champion Petter Solberg has announced his decision to step down from top-flight motorsport.
The vote for electrifying World Rallycross has failed without the required three manufacturers to get the decision passed on Friday, Motorsport.com understands.
Citroen driver Kris Meeke says his fastest time at Thursday’s Tour of Corsica shakedown has confirmed his confidence in the Toyota Yaris ahead of this week’s fourth round of the WRC.
The FIA has promised to take action about artificial jumps on World Rally Championship following the controversy on Rally Mexico last week.
Hayden Paddon has confirmed a programme of 2019 events designed at keeping him in line for a World Rally Championship return as soon as possible.
Citroen WRC team principal Pierre Budar has denied allegations his squad manipulated red flag rules to force a stage cancellation to protect Sebastien Ogier's Rally Mexico victory bid.