Rally

For Sale: Petter Solberg’s 2004 Subaru S10 WRC rally car

May 10, 2021

We report on some pretty interesting cars for sale here at PerformanceDrive, but this is a particularly special one for any rally-enthusiast out there. Silverstone Auctions has recently listed Petter Solberg’s Japan WRC-winning Subaru Impreza...

Toyota Australia unveils GR Yaris AP4 rally car for 2021 ARC

Nov 27, 2020

Toyota’s new GR Yaris is already described as a rally car for the road. So what could you possibly expect in terms of a proper rally car version other than a crazy little machine like...

For Sale: MG Metro 6R4 Group B rally car, 11km on odometer

Jun 01, 2019

Always loved Group B rally? Here’s a chance to own a slice of the legendary sport. A mint 1986 MG Metro 6R4 is going up for auction in the UK, and is perhaps one of...

Sebastien Loeb signs with Hyundai Motorsport for 2019-2020 WRC

Dec 14, 2018

Following reports and rumours it’s now been officially confirmed, the most successful WRC driver of all time is joining Hyundai Motorsport for the 2019 and 2020 season. Yep, Sebastien Loeb is returning as a part-time...

Hyundai in contention for WRC title at 2018 Rally Australia

Nov 14, 2018

Hyundai Motorsport is getting ready for the FIA World Rally Championship finale this weekend, taking place in Coffs Harbour for the 2018 Rally Australia. The team is currently in second place behind Toyota, with just...

2019 Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 rally car available to order

Sep 06, 2018

Interested in getting the sport of rallying? Volkswagen has commenced taking orders of its new Polo GTI R5 rally car, which builds on from the motorsport pedigree of the Polo R WRC car. The Polo...

Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport rally concept, yes please

Aug 10, 2018

Porsche has released images of an awesome 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport rally concept, which could mark the test bed for a production version… maybe even Porsche’s return to rally as a factory racing team? The...

For Sale: Land Rover Discovery 2 with BMW M3 engine

Jun 15, 2017

A second-gen Land Rover Discovery is the last car you’d expect to tuck into an apex and maintain a precise drift all the way through, but this one manages it with ease, and it’s up...

Proton planning WRC return in 2018 with Iriz R5

May 19, 2017

Malaysian car manufacturer Proton will be returning to the World Rally Championship next year, following four years hiatus. Set to be revealed at the Goodwood Festival of Speed next month, the Iriz R5 has been...

Nissan LEAF AT-EV rally car is a first, shows potential (video)

May 04, 2017

A Nissan LEAF might not be the first car you think of for a long-distance rally, but Chris Ramsey’s Plug In Adventures has fielded the first ever electric rally car in the Mongol Rally, traversing...

Video: Crazy Peugeot 207 ‘MC2’ WRC car with Renault F2 V6

Apr 16, 2017

Alex Kelsey’s ‘MC2’ might look like an ordinary Peugeot 207 rally car, but it is hiding a crazy secret . The World Time Attack Challenge and Rally Cross competitor is a purpose-built monster, with a...

Holden Barina AP4 rally car shows promise

Feb 23, 2017

When you think of rally cars, Holden’s Barina isn’t exactly the first one that springs to mind. GM doesn’t compete in the WRC, so cars like the Ford Fiesta, VW Polo, Citroen C3 and all-conquering...