Skoda has ruled out the possibility of using brendirovannogo car Volkswagen Polo in the next season.
After the surprise announcement VW to withdraw from the world rally championship, there was talk that the German manufacturer may push a new version of the Polo R WRC its sister company.
However, Skoda CEO Bernhard Maier said that the Czech automaker is not going to go into the WRC.
“This will not happen. We are pleased with our success in the rally in the WRC2 category, he said. – Bigger is not always better. What are the achievements we can add to what I have achieved in the...
Team leader Tommi Makinen Toyota will hold talks with all three pilots with Volkswagen, who is leaving the WRC at the end of 2016.
Recently everyone was shocked by the news of the completion of the program of Volkswagen in the WRC, with the result that on the free agent market will be four-time world champion Sebastien Ogier and Andreas Mikkelsen and Jari-Matti Latvala.
“We are considering different options [in the market pilots WRC] – said Tommy in an interview with AUTOSPORT. – I can tell you that we are interested in the services of all drivers [VW]. Of course, we are already...
The Citroen driver Kris Meeke has admitted that he would like to play in a team with Sebastien Ogier next season.
A year ago, Citroen has signed Mika, and then Craig Breen and stéphane Lefebvre, the most staffed.
Recently, however, Volkswagen has said it is leaving the world rally Championship, leaving four-time champion Sebastien Ogier of work.
“If Sebastien returned to Citroen, I would not be against – said driver in an interview to our website. – So far I have not discussed this issue with the team, but personally I can say that I am interested to speak with him [Ogier] one...