Interviews

Chris Atkinson: “The WRC is the best it has been for many years”

Posted on
Chris Atkinson was successful with the Mini but the factory money ran out (photo: Motorsport Italia)
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5973782110970613857,1,640,center] In a first interview for 2014 we have a treat with World Rally Championship driver Chris Atkinson joining us.  Atkinson joined Hyundai in 2014 after testing in 2013.  He brings a wealth of experience to the Korean manufacturer having rallied for Subaru with success in the past along with taking a championship in the […]

Australian Rally Championship

Eli Evans on his historic ARC run and 2014 plans

Posted on
Eli Evans rallies his Jazz during a night stage at Rally SA (Photo: ARC/Stuart Bowes)
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5924782295486015313,7,680c,center] Eli Evans has smashed all the ARC records over the past two seasons.  Thirteen rally wins over 13 rallies.  Undefeated in the Honda Jazz he has become a two time Australian Rally Champion and we caught up with him after Rally Victoria. In Rally Victoria he was involved in another massive battle with Brendan […]

Australian Rally Championship

American stardom, Australian fight for Brendan Reeves

Posted on
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5948269884559547313,4,600c,center] 2013 has been a very successful year for Victoria’s Brendan Reeves.  In America he took out the Rally America 2WD Championship and across the water he was the only one that consistently challenge Eli Evans in the ECB Australian Rally Championship. Reeves with navigator Rhianon Smyth fought for rally wins with a fraction of […]

Australian Rally Championship

Brett Middleton looks to the final round of the ARC

Posted on
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5924782295486015313,37,600c,center] With the finale of the ECB Australian Rally Championship next weekend, we bring you this interview with our regular rally guest, Brett Middleton. We recorded this interview a few weeks ago and in this interview we discuss Middleton’s run at Coats Hire Rally Australia, where the MRT Performance Subaru Forester was strong but a […]

Australian Rally Championship

We talk with Renault’s Tom Wilde after Rally Australia

Posted on
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5924782295486015313,31,600c,center] Coming into the end of the Wedding Bells stage, Wilde secured third place in the Coats Hire Rally Australia Renault’s Tom Wilde has been setting great times in the ECB Australian Rally Championship (ARC) since joining the squad this season.  His thrid place in the ARC at the Coats Hire Rally Australia is testament […]

Interviews

We talk to Australia’s Nathan Quinn after his WRC debut

Posted on
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5924496976563344289,34,600c,center] Coffs Harbour local, Nathan Quinn made his WRC debut at the Coats Hire Rally Australia in a Motorsport Italia run Mini Cooper WRC.  Quinn has competed in the Australian Rally Championship and Asia Pacific Rally Championship had ambitions plans to be the first Australian to run in a WRC car in Australia since Chris […]

Australian Rally Championship

We talk with Brett Middleton heading into the ARC & WRC weekend

Posted on
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5924782295486015313,25,600c,center] We catch up with our friend and regular contributor, MRT Performance’s Brett Middleton. We caught up with Brett prior to the start of Rally Australia, which also acted as the fifth round of the ECB Bullbars Australian Rally Championship. In this interview we talk about the importance of the WRC and having that presence […]

Australian Rally Championship

We talk with Brett Middleton on his Rally Queensland success

Posted on
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5901492131367379121,52,600c,center] The Subaru Forester put in great stage times at Rally Queensland, competing with cars that should be much faster In our continuing coverage from the International Rally of Queensland, we catch up with Brett Middleton who rallies the MRT Performance Subaru Forester. It was a great rally for Brett and co-driver Andrew Benefield who […]

Australian Rally Championship

We chat with Justin Dowel on Rally Qld and his Golf

Posted on
Share

[mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,5901492131367379121,45,600c,center] Justin Dowel joined up with former co-driver Champ Sue Evans in the Volkswagen Golf for IROQ. The pair were getting to grips with the VW and ironing out some issues In our continuing coverage from Rally Queensland, we caught up with 2011 Australian Rally Champion, Justin Dowel.  The Activ Rallysport driver is rallying a […]