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7VW motorsport chief nixes F1 entry

Formula One teams come and go, but few have been the subject of such intense rumors as the potential participation of Volkswagen.

24Jost Capito leaving Ford SVT for Volkswagen Motorsport

Few know performance and racing like Jost Capito. The speed-obsessed auto exec started out developing high-performance engines for BMW, then headed the motorsport department at Porsche before taking up senior management positions with the Sauber Formula One team.

71Ford to merge U.S. and European performance lines; Focus RS coming to America?

2009 Ford Focus RS – Click above for high-res image gallery

25Ford reportedly turning its back on production Fiesta RS

The Ford Fiesta RS has been canceled before – back in 2005 – and yet the rambunctious little hatchback lived to tell the story. Rumor has it that the hottest Fiesta has been canceled again, but these being changed times (and coming on the heels of news that the factory-tuned Fiesta ST has been canceled) it will be much more difficult for the even hotter RS to play the resurrection game.

31Ford names new head of SVT and TeamRS, performance models to be developed globally

Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2010 Focus RS

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