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Sebastien Ogier says it is “my wish to stay” with Toyota long-term after his full-time WRC career ends, with the reigning World Rally champion eyeing up other motorsport challenges.
Hyundai driver Ott Tanak says he has a “feeling of anticipation” for the remainder of this season’s World Rally Championship after making a set-up breakthrough on last week’s Rally Portugal.
Toyota Gazoo Racing has completed the first full test of its 2022-specification World Rally Championship car in Portugal.
A new three-day format has been adopted for October’s milestone 70th anniversary Rally Finland.
Testing of M-Sport Ford’s Rally1 car for 2022 will reconvene in Spain this week, team boss Malcolm Wilson has confirmed.
Hyundai Motorsport must try and “reinflate” itself for Rally Italia Sardegna after a below-par display on Rally de Portugal, its World Rally Championship team boss Andrea Adamo says.
Sebastien Ogier says not even a “perfect performance” in Portugal would have been enough to deny Elfyn Evans a first victory of the 2021 season.
Elfyn Evans has said his Rally Portugal victory came as an ideal reaction to ‘painfully’ missing out on victory in Croatia to Toyota Gazoo Racing team-mate Sebastien Ogier.
Toyota driver Sebastien Ogier says the penultimate leg of Rally Portugal is “the biggest of the weekend” in his pursuit of victory.
Hyundai Motorsport’s Thierry Neuville has blamed his accident and eventual retirement from the opening day of Rally Portugal on “too optimistic” a pace note.
The energy created by the plug-in hybrid system on next season’s Rally1 cars cannot be manipulated by crews trying to gain an advantage over their World Rally Championship rivals.
Malcolm Wilson remains confident of landing a driver at M-Sport that is capable of winning the WRC title next season.
Toyota Team Principal Jari-Matti Latvala says keeping Elfyn Evans for next season is his “main target”.
Sebastien Ogier has questioned the impact – and relevance – of the WRC’s impending new regulations.
Andreas Mikkelsen says the fact he will miss this week's World Rally Championship round in Portugal after testing positive for COVID-19 has left him “very hurt mentally”.
Hyundai Motorsport has released the first official pictures of its 2022-specification Rally1 car in action.
A return to rally raid is the “most likely and plausible” case for Mitsubishi Motors Corporation resurrecting the famed Ralliart name, rather than making a World Rally Championship comeback.
Three years after a Dakar Rally crash resulted in him being airlifted to hospital, Andre Villas-Boas is preparing to make his debut on his home round of the World Rally Championship later this month. His goals for the event are modest, but the same cannot be said for the charities he plans to promote where his true impact could be felt
Former Premier League manager and Europa League winner Andre Villas-Boas says his maiden appearance in the World Rally Championship in next week’s Rally Portugal will also be his last.
M-Sport Ford engineers made “good progress” with the development of their hybrid-powered 2022 World Rally Champion car during a recent exercise outside the UK, team owner Malcolm Wilson has said.
The World Rally Championship will be the first FIA series to use 100% sustainable fuel from next season.
Hyundai drivers Thierry Neuville and Ott Tanak have both been handed new multi-year deals that will keep them with the team beyond the end of this World Rally Championship season.
Hyundai Motorsport has confirmed the appointment of 19-year M-Sport veteran Christian Loriaux to its technical line-up in the World Rally Championship.
Oliver Solberg will make a return to the World Rally Championship top flight after securing another outing at next month's Rally Italy.
Adrien Fourmaux holds on to his World Rally Championship drive with M-Sport for next month’s Rally Portugal after impressing on his top-flight debut at Rally Croatia.
M-Sport Ford team principal Richard Millener has likened Adrien Fourmaux’s premier class debut in the World Rally Championship to Sebastien Ogier following his performance at Rally Croatia.
Rally Croatia winner Sebastien Ogier believed that “his rally was over” after the seven-time World Rally champion was involved in a road traffic accident on the final morning.
Ott Tanak has revealed that he felt out of his comfort zone in his Hyundai World Rally Championship car for the duration of the Croatia Rally.
Toyota boss Jari-Matti Latvala has praised Sebastien Ogier for the “professional and fantastic job” he performed after he was involved in an accident ahead of this morning’s opening Croatia Rally stage
Hyundai's Thierry Neuville believes that he could have recouped even more time against Croatia rally leader Sebastien Ogier on this afternoon’s World Rally Championship stages, had his jack worked.
Thierry Neuville snatching a win on the final day of the Croatia Rally is far from impossible despite a 10.4s deficit to Sebastien Ogier, according to Hyundai boss Andrea Adamo.
Toyota team principal Jari-Matti Latvala says development of its new World Rally Championship Rally1 machine is "still on schedule", despite a recent recall of its spec hybrid components.
Ott Tanak has attributed his lack of speed on day one of Rally Croatia to “surprises” with his Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC.
Sebastien Ogier says he is “learning to appreciate” the value of stage wins more as a World Rally Championship driver after reaching 600 on the opening day at Rally Croatia.
WRC championship leader Kalle Rovanpera says he's “super annoyed” to have exited Rally Croatia on the very first stage.
Toyota boss Jari-Matti Latvala does not believe his three drivers are being unfairly disadvantaged by solely relying on private test sessions to prepare for rounds of the World Rally Championship.
M-Sport Ford would cut its ties with the World Rally Championship next season if the new hybrid rules are pushed back a year due to issues with kit.
Hyundai boss Andrea Adamo has urged his team to find consistency and says it is “vital” in order to beat M-Sport Ford and Toyota to the WRC manufacturers’ title.
Toyota’s Sebastien Ogier believes Pirelli’s new dry asphalt rubber will prove a leveller at Rally Croatia.
Rally Finland organisers admit there is “no certainty” fans will be allowed to attend this year's World Rally Championship round despite moving the event to a new autumn date.
M-Sport Ford driver Gus Greensmith believes a new co-pilot – and an engine upgrade – can help him secure the results he needs to safeguard his World Rally Championship place in 2022.
India and Russia are two of the countries World Rally Championship teams are “requesting” to visit in the near future, according to FIA rally director Yves Matton.
Ott Tanak believes the “full potential” of Hyundai Motorsport’s i20 World Rally Car will be on show at Rally Croatia later this month.
Hyundai Motorsport’s Andrea Adamo says the World Rally Championship’s new hybrid rules cycle is a “credible platform” that allows car manufacturers to demonstrate cutting-edge technologies.
Nine-time World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb says "a loss of mutual trust" between him and long-time co-driver Daniel Elena was behind their decision to split after 23 years together.
World Rally Championship bosses have penned a “multi-year agreement” with the organisers of the Acropolis Rally, which returns to the series this year for the first time since 2013.
World Rally Championship crews will encounter as many as six surface changes on their first visit to Rally Croatia next month.
The World Rally Championship has “no clear position” on how its cars should be powered beyond 2024, according to FIA rally director Yves Matton.
The UK “definitely has its place” in the World Rally Championship's future, according to FIA rally director Yves Matton, despite Rally GB losing its slot in the schedule for 2021.
One more manufacturer could sign up to the World Rally Championship’s new hybrid era during the initial three-year rules cycle, according to FIA rally director Yves Matton.
Oliver Solberg says he remains focused on winning the World Rally Championship’s WRC2 support series in 2021, despite his impressive World Rally Car debut on Arctic Rally Finland.
Craig Breen’s crash on last week’s Rally il Ciocco “hasn’t affected” his chance of driving in the World Rally Championship's Rally Croatia, according to Hyundai boss Andrea Adamo
Sebastien Loeb and long-term co-driver Daniel Elena have parted company after 23 years together.
FIA rally director Yves Matton fully expects the World Rally Championship to be held in its entirety in 2021.