WRC receives big boost

Williams, Jerry
August 2009
Australian Auto Action;8/5/2009, Issue 1352, p10
The article reports that the World Rally Championship (WRC) received a big boost when Ford Motor Co. and Citroen SA both committed to the series. First out of the blocks last week was Ford, announcing that their team, run from Cumbria by Malcolm Wilson, will run in 2010 and 2011. Citroen also revealed it would stay in rallying for another two years. Despite the global economic downturn, the two manufacturers have been prompted to stay in by the effort the WRC is making to cut costs.


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