WRC: Tänak’s Misfortune Hands Mikkelson Victory in Poland

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MIKOLAJKI, Warmia-Masuria, Poland – Ott Tänak looked to be on his way to a maiden WRC victory, when with two stages left,z puncture took him out of contention, allowing Volkswagen’s Andreas Mikkelson to claim his first win of the season. Mikkelson said he gave it his all, and knew he was lucky to get the win. “We pushed so hard …

WRC: Terrific Tänak Holds Overall Lead Following Leg One of Rally Poland

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For the first time in a year, Estonian Ott Tänak lead a round of the World Rally Championship following the conclusion of Friday’s first leg of WRC Rally Poland.

WRC: Meeke Masters Portugal; Becomes Fourth World Rally Winner in Five Races

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MATOSINHOS, Porto, Portugal— Story by Race Chaser Online International Motorsport Correspondent Jack Cobourn — WRC/Red Bull Media Photo — Kris Meeke won the 50th running of the Vodafone Rally Portugal in his Citroen on Sunday, beating Volkswagen’s Andreas Mikkelson by 29.7 seconds after 19 stages. Meeke, a 36-year-old Northern Irishman, missed the last two rallies in Mexico and Argentina but …