Hyundai unveils the All-New i30 Fastback N

Shortly before its official world premiere at the 2018 Paris Motor Show, the All-New i30 Fastback N had already crossed the finishing line in Paris in a record-breaking road trip starting in Rome. The professional Hyundai Motorsport drivers Thierry Neuville…

Porsche runs Cayman GT4 Clubsport as course car

For Porsche, the entry of a concept study for the FIA R-GT category based on the near-production GT circuit race car is a critical test under real conditions. Whether this turns into a rally project for customers with a similar…

Colin McRae’s 1997 Subaru Impreza WRC Test Car auctioned off for RM1.2million

H&H Classics auction house has just auctioned off Colin McRae’s 1997 Subaru Impreza WRC test car for a whopping £230,625 (around RM1.27 million). That sets the record for the most expensive Subaru ever sold. According to the official auction listing, the…

VIDEO: What not to do with a brand new Subaru WRX STI

Please note that firstly, this isn’t the original video source as the original poster made his video private. The video has since been copied and mirrored online. Now secondly, if you just recently purchased a new Subaru WRX STI, seriously,…

Watch how a rally team puts a car back together again [+video]

🎥 #BlackFriday for @krismeeke and @paulnagle1. Watch them rolling in #RallyArgentina SS4… #WRC pic.twitter.com/Hm4NJjb86b — Citroën Racing (@CitroenRacing) 28 April 2017 On Friday, the Citroen rally team had a dilemma, the car which was used suffered an accident. Basically, it…

Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 Lego Speed Champions [+video]

There are many things in the world you wished that LEGO would make a toy after, whether it could be the iconic KLCC Twin Towers or the Penang Bridge. Now, a group of folks decided to submit an idea for…

Proton Iriz R5 rally car teased by Mellors Elliot Motorsport

Mellors Elliot Motorsport is no stranger when it comes to Proton rally cars, as they have experience in developing the Satria Neo S2000 a couple of years ago. This time around, it appears that Mellors Elliot Motorsport (MEM) has acquired…

AF PSA: Major road closures in KL for Sept 16 rally

KLites do take note. There will be several major roads closures around the Kuala Lumpur city centre happening tomorrow (16th September) due to the ‘Himpunan Rakyat Bersatu’ rally.

Driver and Co-Driver survives horrendous rally crash [+video]

Recently at the Rallye Ronde de La Durance 2015, the driver and co-driver miraculously survived the crash which completely crushed their Citroen C2. Although shocked, it was glad to see both of them emerge from the wreckage you call a…

Toyota returns to World Rally Championship [+video]

Remember the times when a Celica was flying through the rough terrains of rallying? I remember them vividly and it was sad when one by one we see large players pull out from the world of rallying. But fret not,…

Volkswagen Golf Rally Car by Prodrive!

Rally and motorsports preparation company Prodrive has another project completed. This time around, they put their attention at the mk7 Volkswagen Golf. Called the VW Golf SCRC, the car will start rallying this weekend under FAW-VW Rally Team, with Australian Chris…

FEATURE: Scenes from Rally Negeri Sembilan

Ask any ordinary Malaysian what they know about motorsports in this country and they will point out it’s the Formula One race in Sepang. It might be alien to them that prior to F1, there were already a good number of Protons, Toyotas,…

Toyota’s Yaris Caught Testing for WRC in Belgium

A couple of folks caught the Toyota Yaris in action in Belgium. It seems that the Yaris might be Toyota’s return to the foray of World Rally Championship. TMG (Toyota Motorsport Gmbh), Toyota’s motorsport division did say however that the…

The Proton Putra Prodrive World Rally Car that never was…

Normally we associate the Proton Wira, Satria and the yellow S2000 Satria Neo as familiar Proton rally machines that attacked the estate roads in Malaysia. But did you know that the beloved Putra coupe was once developed by Prodrive to…

Volkswagen Victorious Down-Under!

Volkswagen has become 2014 Manufacturer’s Champion in the World Rally Championship, courtesy of an impressive result where all three Volkswagens took all three podium positions. Sebastien Ogier upped the ante on defending his driver’s title by winning Rally Australia, followed…

Karamjit Singh and 2WD Proton Satria Neo defeat 4WD turbocharged cars to Win Rally Malaysia

Malaysia Rally ace, Karamjit Singh steered the Proton Satria Neo to claim victory at the 2nd round of the Malaysian Rally Championship. The Flying Singh dominated proceedings by winning 9 of the 14 special stages of the rally in Johor,…

Colin McRae voted the greatest British race-driver of all-time

It’s been almost seven years after Scottish rally legend, Colin McRae, tragically lost his life in a helicopter crash. McRae, who was 1995 World Rally champion, just received another accolade though, when readers of Motorsport News, voted him the greatest British…

Toyota’s WRC Comeback with the GT86 CS-R3 [+video]

The GT86 CS-R3 rally car will make its public debut at ADAC Rallye Deutschland, the ninth round of the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship, Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG) can confirm.TMG has chosen to return to its rallying roots with a…

13-year old Rally Driver Scares His Passenger [+video]

  Harri Rovanpera was a Finnish rally driver who has been in the rally scene from 1993 to 2006. He was known as a gravel specialist and has driven for teams such as Mitsubishi and the Red Bull Skoda Team.…

Subaru’s new WRX STI Advert [+video]

In the anime series, Initial D, we saw the likes of a young boy who learned and honed his drifting skills by driving everyday along the winding slopes of Mount Akina just to delivery tofu. In the same spirit, Subaru…

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