Articles by: gplsek

  • David Higgins Stages Massive Comeback to Finish Second Overall at Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally

    David Higgins Stages Massive Comeback to Finish Second Overall at Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally

    Team PR June 5, 2012 10:05 am no comments

    Podium Finish Puts Higgins One Step Closer to Second Consecutive Rally America Driver’s Championship Wellsboro, Pa., June 4, 2012 – Subaru driver David Higgins completed the biggest comeback of his career to finish second overall on the sinuous and technical dirt roads of Pennsylvania’s 2012 Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally (STPR), […]

     
  • Hyundai back to WRC in 2013

    Hyundai back to WRC in 2013

    international May 31, 2012 3:20 pm no comments

      The Korean car maker Hyundai will return to rallying and as early as next year to fight for the World Rally Championship. The experienced auto motor und sport from business circles. Accordingly, Hyundai will start with a racing version of the small car i20 and thus follows the example […]

     
  • Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team Battles in Global RallyCross Debut at Charlotte Motor Speedway

    Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team Battles in Global RallyCross Debut at Charlotte Motor Speedway

    Team PR May 30, 2012 10:23 am no comments

    Dave Mirra Reaches Finals Heat in #40 Subaru WRX STI Rallycross Car Charlotte, N.C., May 29, 2012 – The 2012 Global RallyCross Championship (GRC) kicked off this weekend within the immense confines of the Charlotte Motor Speedway and the Subaru PUMA Rallycross Team was there to do battle amongst a […]

     
  • Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team Heads to Charlotte, N.C. For Round One of the Global RallyCross Championship.

    Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team Heads to Charlotte, N.C. For Round One of the Global RallyCross Championship.

    Team PR May 23, 2012 1:38 pm no comments

    Debut race for all-new team led by BMX freestyle icon Dave Mirra, three-time and current European Rallycross Champion Sverre Isachsen, and pro-Skateboarder Bucky Lasek Cherry Hill, N.J., May 23, 2012 – After months of development and testing, the Subaru PUMA Rallycross Team (SPRT) is ready to prove their mettle at […]

     
  • Corey Salsbery Rally Racing Team Succeeds at Oregon Trail Rally

    Corey Salsbery Rally Racing Team Succeeds at Oregon Trail Rally

    Team PR May 15, 2012 10:37 am no comments

    Driver Corey Salsbery and Co-Driver Mike Milos tackled the Oregon Trail rally May 4-6 and achieved a great deal of success in their team’s season opener. It was Corey’s forth rally and his third teaming with Mike Milos. The team reached the podium and finished all three regional rallies 3rd […]

     
  • MINI Family Unites

    MINI Family Unites

    international May 13, 2012 8:33 am no comments

    Hi everyone, it’s Armindo here! This weekend WRC Team MINI Portugal was at MINI United in Le Castellet in the south of France. I’ve never been to an event quite like it before. It’s a huge festival full of fans and representatives from all over the world of MINI automotive […]

     
  • Subaru Rally Team USA Driver David Higgins Dominates Oregon Trail Rally for second year in a row

    Subaru Rally Team USA Driver David Higgins Dominates Oregon Trail Rally for second year in a row

    Team PR May 7, 2012 3:38 pm no comments

    Win in Oregon Stretches Points Lead for Defending Rally America Champion Higgins Portland, Or., May 7, 2012 – The storyline and the results of the 2012 Oregon Trail Rally mimicked the 2011 edition of the event with Subaru Rally Team USA’s David Higgins again leading from the start and pulling […]

     
  • DirtFish Rally School Sponsors Duplessis

    DirtFish Rally School Sponsors Duplessis

    Team PR March 30, 2012 1:34 pm no comments

    SNOQUALMIE, Wash., March 30 – The DirtFish Rally School is pleased to announce it will sponsor three-time Rally America Two-Wheel Drive Champion Chris Duplessis in Rally America and selected World Rally Championship Academy events. As part of the new association Duplessis, 25, will be a guest instructor at DirtFish, one […]

     
  • Lotus Racing set for tarmac and grassroots

    Lotus Racing set for tarmac and grassroots

    international March 2, 2012 9:39 am no comments

    The Lotus International Rally team is set to make its race debut in April in the FIA European Rally Championship. In partnership with Italian team United Business, who won the title last year, the hotly anticipated Exige R-GT will be painted in Lotus’ iconic black and gold colour scheme. Former […]

     
  • Strong Finish for Yeoman/FY Racing at the 100 Acre Wood

    Strong Finish for Yeoman/FY Racing at the 100 Acre Wood

    Team PR February 29, 2012 8:16 am no comments

    The second race in the 2012 Rally America National Championship brought more than sixty teams down to Salem, MO for the 100 Acre Wood rally. The fast roads and good conditions gave the FY Racing team a chance to make up for the rough time they had at Sno*Drift the […]

     
  • Bilstein Southwest RallyCup Series presented by Lucas Oil starts off at Arizona Extreme Rally

    Bilstein Southwest RallyCup Series presented by Lucas Oil starts off at Arizona Extreme Rally

    Event PR January 18, 2012 1:18 pm no comments

    This year the old Plan B Rally has a new name and a new venue for ralliest to come and really have some fun; plus the challenge to see who will win at this year’s rally weekend of events. A whole new concept to stage format rallying. Also, a prize […]

     
  • The United States Rally Championship Announces 2012 Calendar

    The United States Rally Championship Announces 2012 Calendar

    Event PR December 14, 2011 12:32 pm no comments

    The United States Rally Championship announced the following Calendar for the 2012 Season: Rally New York USA, April 21 – 22, 2012 (tarmac) Idaho Rally, June 9 – 10, 2012 (gravel) Gorman Ridge Rally (California), August 25, 2012 (gravel) Rally Delaware, August 24 – 25, 2012 (tarmac) Prescott Rally (Arizona), […]

     
  • NASA Rally Sport Expands To Include RallySolo – Rally Without Codrivers

    NASA Rally Sport Expands To Include RallySolo – Rally Without Codrivers

    Event PR December 1, 2011 9:42 pm no comments

    Orlando, Florida, Performance Racing Industry Trade Show (December 2, 2011) NASA Rally Sport continues its role as the innovation leader and grassroots champion with its introduction of the new RallySolo class for 2012. This program allows drivers to attack the rally stages without the traditionally required navigator. This move, which […]

     
  • Chris Greenhouse does it again, four-time Group 2 Champion!

    Chris Greenhouse does it again, four-time Group 2 Champion!

    Team PR November 15, 2011 7:13 pm no comments

    Chris Greenhouse has made it four in a row. The Weasel RallySports team driver has won the 2011 RallyAmerica Central Region Group 2 championship for the fourth consecutive year. Piloting his Plymouth Neon, he took class wins at Sno* Regional, Tresspasser’s Wil, Finger Lakes, and Sherwood Forest rallies. He also […]

     
  • Pilot for new SPEED TV series stars Subaru Rally Team USA / Vermont SportsCar

    Pilot for new SPEED TV series stars Subaru Rally Team USA / Vermont SportsCar

    Team PR November 15, 2011 7:02 pm no comments

    Subaru Rally Team USA drivers David Higgins and Dave Mirra star in the pilot of Battle Cross, a new highly-anticipated television show scheduled on SPEED TV on November 17 at 10pm Eastern, 7pm Pacific. The concept for the high-energy, action-packed Battle Cross series revolves around pitting two professional drivers on […]

     
  • Gottlieb/Gager Win International Rally New York as Favorites Fail

    Gottlieb/Gager Win International Rally New York as Favorites Fail

    Event PR October 26, 2011 4:12 am no comments

    The up-and-coming rally team of Matt Gottlieb and Austin Gager (Subaru Impreza WRX) took advantage of breakages by the favorites, as well as their own speed, to win International Rally New York 2011. This should be a popular win in the Catskill Mountain region of New York State where the […]

     
  • NASA Rally Sport Takes Promoting Their Racers To The Next Level

    NASA Rally Sport Takes Promoting Their Racers To The Next Level

    Event PR October 16, 2011 7:27 am no comments

    Racing is one of the most multidisciplinary sports on the planet. On any given day one could be adjusting software on an engine ECU, welding exotic metals, researching fireproof thread, machining plastic spacers, or creating a web site to promote the race team. Beyond going fast, the difficulty of tackling […]

     
  • Ken Block’s last season in WRC?

    Ken Block’s last season in WRC?

    international September 4, 2011 6:48 am no comments

        In an interview on rally-magazin.de Block might be ending his 3 year WRC   “To keep up I need to learn more. But that’s only when I’m driving more, “says Block. “I would have to sit so much more in the Fiesta WRC. How do you want, I […]

     
  • Gorman Ridge Rally Heats Up the Competition in the United States Rally Championship

    Gorman Ridge Rally Heats Up the Competition in the United States Rally Championship

    Event PR August 6, 2011 4:51 pm no comments

    LEBEC, Calif. (Aug. 5, 2011) – The Gorman Ridge Rally, presented by Subaru Western Region, is the fourth event in the 2011 United States Rally Championship. Taking place Saturday, Aug. 27, the rally celebrates its 21st anniversary. Gorman is also the sixth event in the California Rally Series. As traditional […]

     
  • 2011 Oregon Trail Rally Recap

    2011 Oregon Trail Rally Recap

    Event PR July 13, 2011 6:17 pm no comments

    The fourth round of the Rally America National Championship held at Portland International Raceway and the farmland roads under a looming Mt. Hood. Bookmark to: