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Total Rally 2012

Dust clouds, cheering fans and the treacherously slippery gravel roads of KwaZulu-Natal’s central and south coast sugar cane fields characterised the 54th edition of the season-opening Total Rally.

Fantasy F1 Time

So another year and another highly anticipated Formula1 season is rolling around. The intense racing and amazing championship last time around was highlighted by one factor. Fantasy F1.

WRC Wrap: Monte Carlo

The 2012 World Rally Championship season opened this last weekend with the Monte Carlo Rally. Starting much where he left off, Sebastien Loeb clinched a dominant victory…

Ford Confirm M-Sport and Petter Solberg

Ford of Europe announced this week that they will be extending its participation in the FIA World Rally Championship into 2012 and 2013.

Giniel’s in with a shout

It’s not only Toyota’s local motor sport division that has a lot to say about the credentials of 39-year-old Stellenbosch resident Giniel de Villiers in the build up to the 2012 Dakar Rally.

Hirvonen makes Citroen swap

It seems official that Mikko Hirvonen is an ex-Ford WRC driver after Wednesday‘s announcement from Citroen that he will join championship rival Sebastian Loeb at the French outfit next year.

F1: Half Way There

John Surtees, former British Grand Prix driver and 1964 Drivers Champion was once quoted saying, “If he can’t do it with Ferrari, well, he can’t do it.”

DriveRSA Put Their Reputation Where Their F1 Mouths Are

So another year and another highly anticipated Formula1 season is rolling around. The intense racing and amazing championship last time around was highlighted by one factor. Fantasy F1.

Formula 1: 2011 Preview

As of today, 15 March 2011 at 10:27am, there are 9 days, 1 minute and 35 seconds left until the Qantas Australian Grand Prix heralds in the new Formula One season and the return of the best excuse to sit in front of the TV for a whole weekend.

Japanese Grand Prix: Suzuka Wrap Up

This past Japanese Grand Prix, for those of us who got up early enough, ended up being a fantastic race, despite the lack of action in Saturday qualifying. The torrential downpours left the track looking like Venice, with a notable lack of F1 cars. We can’t blame the FIA for the weather god’s wrath, but […]