2014 Review: Top 5 Motorsport Highlights

David Hobbs | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Sport
David Hobbs

Lewis Hamilton, Daniel Ricciardo, Anthony Davidson, Porsche, Mark Webber: 2014 gave so many motorsport thrills that it ranks as one of the best years ...

LOOK: Meeke 'Frustrated' After Rally Mexico

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Sport

Kris Meeke has admitted to being left "frustrated" after crashing out of Rally Mexico and resolved to "stay out of trouble" when the World Rally Champ...

LOOK: Brit Evans Claims Best World Rally Finish In Mexico

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Sport

UPDATED10/03/14: Elfyn Evans comments Newcomer Elfyn Evans secured his best World Rally Championship finish when he clinched fourth place on Rally ...

Meeke Ready For Unknown Of Rally Mexico

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Sport

Kris Meeke will make his first gravel appearance of 2014 when he takes to the dusty roads of Rally Mexico on the third round of the World Rally Champi...

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LOOK: Can Latvala Really Challenge Ogier For World Rally Title?

HuffingtonPost.com | David Hobbs | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Sport

In a season that's already promising to be one of the best in years, Jari-Matti Latvala looks to hold the upper hand as the World Rally Championship d...

Who Are Motorsport's Top 10 Fathers And Sons

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Sport

Max Vatanen is the latest offspring of a famous racing driver to try his luck on the world stage after it was announced that he would be competing on ...

F1, WRC, BTCC, WEC - Why 2014 Could Be a Classic Racing Year

David Hobbs | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Sport
David Hobbs

Not only have we - come on, admit it - enjoyed The Great F1 Shake-Up after Red Bull's disastrous test at Jerez, but events elsewhere have got petrol heads champing at the bit for the season to really get going - and it's still only February. If all falls into place, we could potentially be in for one of those classic years.

LOOK: Missing The Snow? Then Head For The Monte

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

They may not yet be household names even in their native United Kingdom but Kris Meeke and Elfyn Evans are aiming to establish their reputations befor...

Is Kris Meeke the Man to Revive the Glory Days of British Rallying?

David Hobbs | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Sport
David Hobbs

Meeke now has the opportunity to revive rallying's profile beyond the specialist press and back into the mainstream. The man from Dungannon's elevation to the big time may not only give WRC fans in the UK someone to focus their hopes on, it could give the sport and the industry around it a real boost.

Meet British Rallying's Biggest Hope Since Colin McRae

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

After years of knocking on the door, rally driver Kris Meeke has at last landed the job he has coveted - a full year on the World Rally Championship a...

Why Sebastien Loeb Stepping Back From World Rallying Is a Bad Thing

David Hobbs | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Sport
David Hobbs

The news that World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb is heading into semi-retirement at the end of 2012 offers two contrasting emotions: relief that an iron grip on the WRC will at last be loosened but also sadness that the sport's most successful driver - 74 rally wins, eight consecutive world titles and counting - will only pull on his overalls for a limited season in 2013.