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    Video: Rally accident brings timely death to brick building
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    There are crashes and then there are crashes. This is emphatically the latter, as a competitor in a Belgian event partially demolishes a brick building with the help of his Opel Ascona rally car. Next time, we'd recommend a backhoe, bulldozer or perhaps some dynamite. Despite the aftermath of ...

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    Motorsports: Sebastien Ogier is your new WRC champ
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    For the tenth year in a row, a Frenchmen named Sébastien has been named the champion of the World Rally Championship – only it's probably not Sébastien you were expecting. Dethroning Sébastien Loeb from his WRC reign is 29-year-old Sébastien Ogier (shown above, ...

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    Video: Evo grabs Ford's Fiesta R5 rally car by the scruff
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    Evo and host Henry Catchpole were thinking of excuses reasons to borrow the bonkers Ford Fiesta R5 rally car for a day or two, when it struck them: the car is street legal. With access to the R5, some of the world's most beautiful driving roads in the English Lake Country nearby, and a handy ...

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    Geneva: Opel Adam R2 Rally Car is a plucky little bruiser
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    If there's anything more entertaining than watching a B-segment car bash its way through the woods, we don't want to know about it. Good for us, then, that Opel revealed a competition version of its Adam at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The Adam R2 Rally Concept is designed to conform to FIA R2 ...

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    Official: Opel Adam looking to get dirty with friends
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    If there's a single phrase in the automotive lexicon that makes us want to obliterate our delicate middle ear organs with a pickaxe, it's "lifestyle car." Opel has taken the unfortunate step of dropping the company's Adam into that phylum, which is a shame since the little runabout looks ...

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    Video: Who needs Ken Block? Ford of Europe presents Snowkhana One
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    We haven't seen a Ken Block Gymkhana since the infamous Ford Fiesta assaulted the streets of San Francisco over the summer, but Ford of Europe wanted to make sure we weren't going through withdrawals. For our viewing pleasure, Ford's team from across the pond created the stop-motion Snowkhana One ...

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    Video: Ken Block won't let a little in-cabin fire slow him down
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    Say you're driving along, minding your own business and smoke starts rising from the hood of your car – you're going to pull over, right? Well if you are the master of Gymkhana, Ken Block, it's never that simple. The drift-happy racer was competing at a Global RallyCross event at SEMA when ...

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    Paris: Peugeot 208 Type R5 rally car looks fast sitting still
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    Last week, we were able to bring you all of the details regarding Peugeot's new 208 Type R5 rally car, but there was only a shadowy teaser image with which to illustrate the pre-production rally titan. Thankfully, with our meticulous shooters combing the floor, we now have a good long look at ...

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    Video: Watch Travis Pastrana hoon the world's only Dodge Dart rally car
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    If you had one evening to record a promotional video and photo shoot, a full camera crew and the only Dodge Dart rally car in existence, what would you do with it? If you're Travis Pastrana, you bring your buddies from Red Bull with you to Chrysler's Chelsea Proving Grounds and you film them ...

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    Video: Mugen-powered Honda Jazz rally car looks Fit for the purpose
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    Honda took a Mugen-powered Jazz (better known as the the Fit here in the U.S.), sent it to Italy to be engineered for rallying by JAS of Milan, then flew it to Australia to be prepared for Oz's 2012 rally series. Honda's been competing in the series with Civic Type R racers for the last two ...

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    Mopar Avenger Rally Car: More power, less pork... and not for production [w/video]
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    When we think of rally cars, the Subaru Impreza and Ford Focus immediately come to mind. At no point does the Dodge Avenger enter our thoughts, but that didn't stop Team Pentastar from building its own dirt-ready rally sedan. Chrysler wanted to celebrate a new business partnership with Fiat ...

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    Spoiler Alert: Global RallyCross Championship starts with a bang [w/video]
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    Global RallyCross Championship at Irwindale Speedway - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Former World Rally Championship title-holder Marcus Grönholm dominated the first-ever Global RallyCross Championship event this past weekend at Irwindale Speedway, first winning the head-to-head ...

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    Video: Helmut Deimel packs 50 years of rallying into 90 beautiful minutes
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    Evolution of the Drifting Angle (Half a Century Sideways) – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Helmut Deimel has been involved in the sport of rallying since the Seventies. During that time he has participated and interacted with some of the all-time greatest drivers to ever click ...

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    Hyundai teases Veloster rally car ahead of Chicago debut
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    Hyundai Veloster rally car teaser – click above for high-res image gallery Throughout 2010, Hyundai teased us with shots of its unconventionally sporty new three-door. Thankfully, we finally got to see the 2012 Hyundai Veloster in its production skin at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. Now ...

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    Spy Shots: Mysteriously sexy Lancia Stratos redux spotted working out
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    Mystery Lancia Stratos revival – Click above for image gallery
    What appears to be an updated version of the showstopping Fenomenon Stratos concept car of 2005 has cropped up in a couple of previously unseen spy shots. Essentially an updated version of Lancia's all-conquering World Rally ...

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    Video: Local Motors Rally Fighter channels its inner General Lee
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    2010 Local Motors Rally Fighter – Click above to see video after the jump
    Local Motors hasn't generated a whole lot of publicity since it debuted its crowd-sourced Rally Fighter off-road coupe at last year's SEMA show, but that doesn't mean the small-scale, forward-thinking builder hasn't ...

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    Citroën DS3 R3 ready for customer combat
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    Citroën DS3 R3 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Citroën has just introduced a new customer rally car for the FIA's Group R3T class based on the DS3. The DS3 R3 will be available as either a turn-key racer or a do-it-yourself kit. Either way, power comes from a ...

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    VIDEO: Pastrana practice for record New Year's Eve jump goes awry
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    Travis Pastrana's practice jump - Click above to watch the video after the break
    This is what we mean when we say Travis Pastrana is insane. Generally, whenever the world sees a ridiculous freestyle dirtbike or automobile trick, it goes off without a hitch. It almost seems like a foregone ...

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    VIDEO: Old Dirty Bastards - The glory of Group B
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    The gorgeous insanity of Group B - Click above to watch the video
    You know, there's a reason people talk about Group B racing – and the drivers who participated in it – in practically hushed tones. After all, we're currently in an era where motorsports news is just as likely to be ...

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    Ford and M-Sport officially unveil Fiesta S2000 rally car [w/VIDEO]
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    Ford Fiesta S2000 rally car - click above for high-res image gallery
    Ford Motor Company and noted rally masters M-Sport have pulled the veil off their latest collaborative rally machine, the Fiesta S2000. It's their first global rally car, and as such will be able to compete in a whole bevy of ...

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