Rally

December 23, 2016
Sebastien Ogier Looks to M-Sport

Sebastien Ogier and friend. Image: Anne Chantal Pauwels Teste.   WORLD RALLY CHAMPION Sebastien Ogier finished two days of testing in Sweden this week with the crack British M-Sport Ford Fiesta outfit. After four years at the top of one of the most punishing of motor racing series, the affable 33-year-old Frenchman is readying himself…

November 22, 2016
Markovic third Aussie home in WRC at Rally Australia

Glenn Macneall, left, and Brad Markovic on the Rally Australia stage. Image: JOHN DOUTCH.   BRAD Markovic has finished his first Kennards Hire Rally Australia on a high. The WA driver, who entered the FIA World Rally Championship section of the three-day event on the NSW Coffs Coast, scored the trophy for third fastest Australian. He…

August 13, 2016
Drama filled day serves up highs and lows – Quit Targa West Day 3

It was a rollercoaster of a day for the Quit Targa West tarmac rally field, with the Toodyay and Chittering stages serving up plenty of highs and lows. Day 3 of the event featured fourteen stages with a combined total of 118 kilometres, but after a serious incident where Car 54, a Mitsubishi Evo driven…

August 4, 2016
And Away We Go! Well, Almost

PRONTO PR’s Lauren Cornes reminds us there’s just seven more sleeps until the Perth CBD comes alive with performance, exotic and classic vehicles set for 2016’s Quit Targa West tarmac rally, August 11-14. The cars are on display in Forrest Place from 11am Thursday August 11, before the flag falls at 2pm to begin the…

July 31, 2016
Quit Targa West Lights Up Perth’s Roads For 12th Year

Western Australia’s premiere tarmac rally brings heart-pumping motorsport action back to the heart of the CBD, Perth Hills and surrounds from August 11 to 14. The 12th running of Quit Targa West features 60+ rally teams, in a mixture of performance, classic and exotic vehicles, competing against the clock on some of the WA capital’s…

June 29, 2016
Doug In The Driver’s Seat

Image: Tim Allott. WA Rally championship leader Doug Tostevin is all set for the popular Expert’s Cup on Saturday, at the halfway mark of the 2016 season. Meandering 213kms through the picturesque Bussell Plantation and the forests surrounding Collie and Wellington Dam, it’s technical rather than a high speed rally and suits Tostevin’s driving style….