2013 Rally Mexico

So are we handing the title to Ogier already?  Jebus.  From one dominating Frenchman to another.    He leads heading into Day 2.  Fun Fact:  This is Ken Block’s only rally of the year.  He’s doing quite well.  For a guy that picked up rallying as a hobby late in his 30’s, to be even […]

2013 Monte Carlo Rally Final Day.

Was there any doubt?  Big shuffle behind Loeb on the final stages though.  Some very tricky situations caught some drivers out.  You know its bad when some choose to turn of their anti lag system to make it through a stage.  Sad to see Novikov, Hanninen and Latvala  DNF from a good positions.  Latvala’s quickly […]

New Era of WRC

For the first time in 9 years someone not named Loeb will win the WRC championship (limited schedule).  It may not seem that way with Loeb leading again this weekend at the Monte Carlo Rally.  Taking Loeb away, this is the first time in years where I’m actually anxious to look at the results.  I’m […]

Decade of Decadence or Decay?

It has now been 10 years since a driver not name Sebastien Loeb has won the WRC drivers crown.  Petter Solberg took that honour in the 2003, with the Prodrive Subaru team.  Which I remember watching sector times online in lieu of proper tv coverage.  It was a different game back then.  Colin McRae, Carlos […]