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Motoring Monday… WRC Sweden

My favorite motor sport is World Rally Championship (WRC).  It is the motocross of auto racing.  It is truly 3 dimensional, as the cars can get significant air time in addition to turning left and right.

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Motoring Monday… WRC

The 2009 World Rally Championship is over… and the 2010 World Rally Championship will begin in about a month.

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Ken Block, Ford, WRC?

Ken Block
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I have posted several Ken Block – Subaru – Monster Energy Drink videos here on my blog.  The guy is an AMAZING talent behind the wheel.  He has been running the Rally America series since 2005, and has been a crowd favorite.

Meanwhile, on the other side of the Atlantic (and Pacific), the World Rally Championship (WRC) has lost American viewership.  Aside from there no American drivers or teams, the series hasn’t been televised in the US for a couple of years.

Now, Ken Block seems to be in negotiation with Ford to campaign a Monster Energy sponsored car for them, along with Chris Atkinson.

Check out the stories on Autosport and The Garage.

It would be really nice to have WRC events on TV here again…

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Snow Day! Video Sunday…

If you haven’t heard, it snowed in the Atlanta area today.  We had to take hockey boy to practice… so we went out in it.  It wasn’t bad, but it did remind me of something.

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Rallying through the ages… Video Sunday

Nostalgia and the Rally car…

First up is the absolute COOLEST rally car ever.  It looks evil.  The Lancia Stratos would be the Darth Vader of Rally cars…

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