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La bella Italia: VW's Ogier wins fourth rally of the WRC season

Jun 09, 2014 10:28 BST Volkswagen UK ► Rally Italy produces WRC victory number 20 for Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia ► Volkswagen and Ogier lead at the halfway point – tenth win in a row ► Latvala/Anttila third, Mikkelsen/Fløene fourth

Tango Argentino! One-two victory for Volkswagen in latest round of #WRC

May 12, 2014 11:16 BST Volkswagen UK ► First, second and fourth – Latvala, Ogier and Mikkelsen triumph in Argentina ► Outstanding result: Volkswagen’s best team finish in the World Rally Championship ► Record-breaking run continues: ninth WRC win in a row for Volkswagen ► Top three places in the championship occupied by Volkswagen: Ogier leads ahead of Latvala and Mikkelsen

WRC lead extended as Ogier wins for VW in Rally Portugal

Apr 08, 2014 12:10 BST Volkswagen UK ► Third win of the 2014 WRC for Ogier/Ingrassia, fourth for Volkswagen ► Record achievement – longest winning run in WRC history for the Polo R WRC ► Volkswagen increases its lead in the Manufacturers’ Championship

Viva Mexico, viva Volkswagen! One-two for Ogier and Latvala on latest WRC challenge

Mar 10, 2014 09:39 GMT Volkswagen UK Faster and with greater stamina than Speedy Gonzales – Volkswagen enjoyed an outstanding double success at the Rally Mexico. In doing so, winners Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) and runners-up Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) cheated the regulations and extreme conditions at the third round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).

Rally GB preview from Volkswagen - test your rally trivia!

Nov 13, 2013 13:53 GMT Volkswagen UK This finale is one that Volkswagen will thoroughly enjoy: the Rally Great Britain in Wales. Despite having won all the competitions in this year’s FIA World Rally Championship (WRC)*, Volkswagen will not be taking its foot off the pedal as it lines up at the final round of the WRC Season from 14 to 17 November. *Subject to confirmation from the FIA.

Vive la France! Ogier wins title and rally; Volkswagen takes huge step forwards

Oct 07, 2013 13:20 BST Volkswagen UK The crowning of the new World Champions* at their home event, a magnificent thriller of a rally, and a big step for Volkswagen: the Rally France will go down as one of the greatest in the history of rallying.

Perfect performance: Volkswagen WRC driver Ogier wins in Australia

Sep 16, 2013 11:27 BST Volkswagen UK Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia won 19 Special Stages, bagged the maximum number of points and came within reach of the World Championship title. The two Frenchmen put in the performance of their lives and celebrated their sixth win this season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).

Jun 26, 2013 13:55 BST Elan PR Ltd French GT team steps up from GT Tour to contest BES with JR Motorsports driver Jody Fannin. Fifth Nissan GT-R Nismo to compete in the Blancpain Endurance Series.

Victory for Latvala and Volkswagen at WRC Acropolis Rally in Greece

Jun 04, 2013 10:06 BST Volkswagen UK Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) won the Acropolis Rally in Greece in the Polo R WRC. Volkswagen’s fourth win this season in the sixth round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) marked the duo’s first triumph for Volkswagen. Two other points finishes gave the factory team from Wolfsburg further reason to celebrate.

Two podium finishes for Volkswagen in Rally Argentina

May 07, 2013 10:38 BST Volkswagen UK Volkswagen has celebrated another successful weekend in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), extended its lead its lead in the drivers’ and co-drivers’ championship, and retained its position as the number one manufacturer.