Takale achieves target in Japan

Takale achieves target in Japan

28 September 2016

International rally driver, Sanjay Takale, achieved all of his goals at the fourth round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) held at Rally Hokkaido in Japan over the weekend and finished in eighth overall. After missing the previous round in China, Takale simply wanted to finish the rally to get “valuable seat time” and… read more

Gill Dominates in Japan

Gill Dominates in Japan

26 September 2016

Gaurav Gill has continued his dominant form at the fourth round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) at Rally Hokkaido in Japan, to take his fourth consecutive win this season in his Team MRF Skoda Fabia R5. After building up a substantial lead against his rivals on Saturday, Gill continued his charge today to… read more

Podium for Young in Japan

Podium for Young in Japan

26 September 2016

Mike Young has managed to secure third place at the fourth round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) after several close battles, held at Rally Hokkaido in Japan. After sitting in second place for most of the first day in his Cusco EZY Racing Subaru Impreza, Young fell to third after two punctures handing… read more

Clear leader emerges at Rally Hokkaido

Clear leader emerges at Rally Hokkaido

25 September 2016

A trouble free run has seen Team MRF Skoda driver, Gaurav Gill, emerge as a clear leader at the fourth round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) this weekend at Rally Hokkaido in Japan. Capitalising on his vast experience, Gill (India) was able to pull away from the other front-runners early on in his… read more

Conditions a challenge in Hokkaido

Conditions a challenge in Hokkaido

23 September 2016

The fourth round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC), Rally Hokkaido, is underway this evening in Obihiro, with every driver citing difficult road conditions due to a recent typhoon. Current APRC drivers’ championship leader Gaurav Gill of India said he’s looking forward to the event although admits it will be a tough challenge due… read more

Takale aims for Asia Cup in Hokkaido

Takale aims for Asia Cup in Hokkaido

22 September 2016

Following a three month break since his last Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) event, Sanjay Takale is looking forward to scoring maximum points at one of his favourite rallies, Rally Hokkaido in Japan, held this weekend in Obihiro. With Takale’s overall APRC Championship hopes fading, he wants to make a strong start in the Asia… read more

Young aiming for top in Japan

Young aiming for top in Japan

20 September 2016

Mike Young is set to return to the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) in Japan this weekend to challenge for a podium finish, after his successful Rally China campaign where he debuted a hybrid car in a world first. The 23-year-old says Rally Hokkaido, held in northern Japan, is one of his favourite events on… read more

Skoda Pair Want to Extend Lead in Japan

Skoda Pair Want to Extend Lead in Japan

20 September 2016

ŠKODA has set its sights on victory at the fourth race of the FIA Asia-Pacific Rally Championship (APRC), a win that would further increase the chances to clinch the title with races still to come. Gaurav Gill/Glenn Macneall (IND/AUS) from the ŠKODA MRF team have recorded three wins in three APRC races so far and… read more

Mini Countryman Enters APRC Japan

Mini Countryman Enters APRC Japan

14 September 2016

This year APRC Rally Hokkaido, Japan has an excellent entry of cars and one to stand out in the crowd will definitely be the BMW Mini JCW Countryman to be driven by gentle-men racer Koji Miyamoto from Japan who has teamed up with the very experienced co-driver Hisatsugu Okumura to tackle the very fast Hokkaido… read more

Competitor Update – 14 September 2016

Competitor Update – 14 September 2016

14 September 2016

Rally Hokkaido Many of you will be aware of the recent typhoons that have swept over Hokkaido. Severe damage has been caused. We have been assured by the Rally Hokkaido organisers that the rally will proceed as per the published schedule and itinerary. Huge efforts are being made to ensure any disruption as a result… read more