Mikko Eskelinen with Skoda Fabia R5 car on Arctic Lapland Rally

On the fourth weekend of January, the Arctic Lapland Rally in Rovaniemi, the Arctic Lapland Rally, Jyvaskyla, Mikko Eskelinen and map reader Arto Kapanen will compete for the top of the overall competition on a completely new and upcoming Saturday Skoda Fabia R5 car coming from the Czech Republic. Eskelinen...

Hooked up with a Hurricane in Dakar

On Monday, Mikko Hirvonen missed the third run of the Dakar Rally in the sand and took the place on the 20th. Mikko Hirvonen, who participates in legendary Dakar Rally, is pleased with the fourth day of the race. - I am very happy day! Eventually we were able to...

Eerik Pietarinen Skoda Ralli SM Series

The 24-year-old Eerik Pietarinen, who rallied in the Finnish rally in the Finnish Rally Championship, chased the season's success in the season's section with the ŠKODA Fabia R5, the TGS team. As a new partner of the team, led by the young promising team, Toni Gardemeister, starts with Veho, one...

Simo Laaksonen GP3 agreement: “I am really satisfied”

Simo Laaksonen, a 19-year-old form driver, will rise to the GP3 series for 2018. Laaksonen signed an agreement with the Spanish Campos Racing Team at the end of December. The GP3 series is run in the 2018 Formula One races. "I'm really happy that we got a package agreement quickly....

Top Building Rallisprint opens Lahti’s domestic Sprint Season

The first rally print of the year will be run on the upcoming Sunday in Lahti, Villähteen Hokkara. For the third time, the competition in Hokkara is named Top Building Rallisprint this year. The competition is also the regional competition for Southeast Finland. The organizing club Lahti UA will spend...

The F-Rally Series begins in Northeast Savo

The renewal of the F-rally series opening competition will be run almost two weeks after Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Kaamos in Northeast Savo. In fact, the competition is already starting on Friday's rally. Northeast-Savon UA's Nominal Hall offers a seven-stroke special route with a total of 80 km of...

Hirvonen Dakar after the Second day on the Seventh

Mikko Hirvonen is seventh when the legendary Dakar Rally has two stages. The 40th Dakar Rally running in Peru, Bolivia and Argentina are now behind for two days. Mikko Hirvonen and his German card reader Andreas Schulz is on the run after Peru's 7th, 12 minutes and 50 minutes left...

“The snowmobile expertise was useful” – Simo Lampinen

Rally legend Simo Lampinen tells about how the racing world Rauno Aaltonen, Pauli Toivonen and Timo Mäkinen took over the rally world in the 1960s and 1970s. In the 1960s, Finns started to rally the international rally arenas in a luminous way. One of the big names was Simo Lampinen,...

Yle will show rally and rallycross SM series in 2018

Friends of domestic motor sports will enjoy two of the national top series of racing cars on YLE channels. Rally in the previous year, and that Rallycross Championship Series races are made of a half-hour-long program, which is always displayed at the races in the following weekends. In addition, Ralli...