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Volkswagen claims maiden victory in World Rally Championship

Feb 11, 2013 13:01 GMT Volkswagen UK A milestone for Volkswagen: Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia (F/F) have won the Rally Sweden in the Polo R WRC. In doing so, Volkswagen has already far exceeded its own expectations of what is the team’s debut season in the FIA WRC. In only its second competitive outing, the 315-hp World Rally Car from Wolfsburg emerged triumphant on the Scandinavian ice and snow against strong opposition.

Volkswagen finishes WRC Monte Carlo Rally in second place

Jan 19, 2013 11:25 GMT Volkswagen UK Volkswagen made an impressive debut in the WRC. In one of the toughest Rally Monte Carlo in recent years, Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) took the Polo R WRC in its first competitive outing to second place. In difficult weather conditions Ogier/Ingrassa won two special stages on the classic through the French Maritime Alps.

Nov 30, 2012 11:58 GMT Propel Technology JRM test highlights immediate potential of car for teams and driver looking for competitive and affordable GT3 car

TeXtreme® contributes to Formula 1 triumphs

Nov 26, 2012 14:22 GMT Oxeon AB TeXtreme® Spread Tow Reinforcements have been used by the most successful teams and drivers in this year’s Formula 1 season. Resulting in winning both the driver and team championship. The 2012 F1 series concluded with a dramatic race in Sao Paulo with Brazil’s Grand Prix November 25th.

Golf: The No.1 Excuse for Cheating Men playing around!

Sep 06, 2012 09:30 BST A new survey conducted by leading Extra-marital affairs website has found that playing golf is the number one hobby men use as an excuse to cover up a fling.

Young engineers using TeXtreme® thrive at Hockenheim

Aug 10, 2012 09:42 BST Oxeon AB The 2012 Formula Student Germany competitions at the Hockenheim race circuit took place 1-5 of August and resulted in double victories for TeXtreme® sponsored teams. Rennteam Stuttgart from University of Stuttgart won the overall in Formula Student Combustion and DUT Racing from Delft University won the overall in Formula Student Electric.

TeXtreme® sponsored team wins Formula Student

Jul 16, 2012 20:08 BST Oxeon AB The 2012 Formula Student UK competitions at the Silverstone race circuit took place 11-15 of July and resulted in a victory for the Chalmers Formula Student team from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.

May 09, 2012 16:02 BST Propel Technology Drivers for both Falken-equipped Porsches confirmed for this year’s Nürburgring 24 Hour Race.

May 04, 2012 11:55 BST Red Marlin Silverstone Auctions has two very special number plates going under the hammer – one for the admirers of an iconic princess and the other for the fans of a musical king.

Apr 26, 2012 09:04 BST Propel Technology Consistent pace over varying conditions leads successful Porsche race team to switch to Falken