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DOWNLOAD: Issue 334. Back on the Stages!

The World Rally Championship takes centre stage as I revive this publication. I hope you enjoy this read. See you after WRC ADAC Rallye Deutschland!:

As always, enjoy this week’s read!

Loeb, #TiTanak, Group B, Petter Solberg: Handbrakes & Hairpins Issue 331

We’re BACK! And, this week we’ve got a jam-packed issue of the latest WRC news, ERC’s Circuit of Ireland, a tribute to Petter Solberg’s WRC career, the heydays of Group B and more. 23 pages of rally news for free >>

Eighth Jordan Rally success for Al-Attiyah

Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah and Italian navigator Giovanni Bernacchini stormed to an emphatic victory in the 2014 Jordan Rally, round three of the FIA Middle East Rally Championship (MERC), which finished at the Dead Sea after 21 timed special stages on Saturday afternoon.

The success was Al-Attiyah’s eighth in Jordan and his 53rd in MERC history. “We had a strategy and it worked,” said the delighted Qatari, who now has a 24-point lead in this year’s title race with three rounds remaining later in the year. Continue reading Eighth Jordan Rally success for Al-Attiyah

Read this: Samantha Honeyman’s “Posers” article

Rally journalism is now no longer confined to pen and paper writers. And, this is a fantastic thing because we have those ridiculously cool action videos of jumps to keep us smiling on YouTube between rallies, some fun tweets from rally drivers and selfies on Instagram. We also wouldn’t have this giggle-inducing post on Tumblr from Samantha Honeyman HERE.

Being part of a WRC team means being constantly photographed. If you’re not posing for photographs with fans or official pictures then there is always a photographer lurking somewhere, catching your every move. One theme which occurs in all these hundreds of images is that essentially, rally drivers only have 3 poses for the camera.
1. Hands on Hips – you can do it alone…

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