Tag Archives: Rally

Jaguar Built an F-Type Rally Car

This is a 2.0-liter Jaguar F-Type that’s been caged and rally prepped from the factory. Jaguar claims it’s just a tribute. Seems like a waste not to compete with it, or?

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I Will Never Love Finnish Rally Crashes as Much as Finnish People Love Finnish Rally Crashes

If you see a car in this video, it will crash.

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Ewy Rosqvist Was Winning Women’s Rally Championships While Still Working as a Veterinary Surgeon

When Ewy Rosqvist bought her first Mercedes-Benz, she didn’t have racing in mind. The only girl born to a Swedish farming family, she was encouraged to attend an agricultural college to study veterinary medicine, a career that required her to drive up to 200 kilometers every day on narrow dirt roads. She needed…

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Rally Champion Annie Soisbault Wasn’t Afraid to Bend the Rules to Win

When Annie Soisbault imagined herself as a figure in the sporting world, she didn’t see herself as a racing driver—not at first. With seven French junior titles to her name, Soisbault thought she would surely be a tennis champion, competing internationally and taking home coveted wins at Wimbledon.

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All Of The Fast Rallycross Cars Have Descended Upon Austin

For the first time, the FIA World Rallycross Championship has made its way to American soil. While the Americas Rallycross paid a visit to Austin back in July, the big league rallycross teams are taking to Circuit of The Americas in the heat of Texas.

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Here’s How to Perform the Scandinavian Flick, the Ultimate Driving Trick

The famous pendulum turn, better known as the Scandinavian Flick in rallycross, is like an impossible magic trick for driving. It involves turning right to go left, a tricky balance of the throttle and even some left foot braking, and it’s great if you can pull it off, and probably disastrous if you can’t.

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America’s Most Delightfully Absurd Rally Car Is This Nissan Juke

Lars Wolfe wanted his new race car to be able to do a little bit of everything: rally, road racing and whatever else potentially tickled his fancy. But he also wanted to stand out, so naturally, he bought one of the weirdest cars in recent history: a 2013 Nissan Juke. Here’s how a cute grocery getter became a…

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WRC Germany Looked Fast and Sketchy as Hell

When you think of cars and racing in Germany, you tend to think of stuff happening on circuits, like DTM or the Nürburgring. But this year’s World Rally Championship round might change your focus. This looked fast and sketchy as all hell.

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No One Could Touch This Toyota Yaris All Weekend Long In The WRC

Toyota Yaris driver Ott Tänak dominated this weekend’s Rallye Deutschland after a hard fight for the overall lead with former teammate Sébastien Ogier, now at Ford. I was there, and, if I’m honest, I’m a little disappointed that I didn’t get to help shove a car back on the road.

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Making a Cayman Into a Rally Car Is The Best Thing Porsche Has Done in Years

A new Porsche race car is hardly news when it goes to the track. They have to do absurd things like break 35-year-old Nürburgring records to get our attention. Now, when a Porsche is built for off the track—that’s special. The rally Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport was the true highlight of Rallye Deutschland, and it…

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