Tag Archives: Mads Østberg

WRC – Jari-Matti Latvala Takes Out Rally Sweden

February 13, 2012

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The Ford World Rally Team crew of Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila claimed their second victory in Rally Sweden today, winning the event by 16.6 seconds after 349.16 competitive kilometres. Former team-mates Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen finished second for Citroën while Mads Østberg and Jonas Andersson took the final podium position after a hard-fought […]

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WRC – Latvala Wins Rally Sweden As Ford Nets 6 Of The Best

February 13, 2012

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Ford World Rally Team drivers Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila won Rally Sweden today by 16.6sec after a tense finale to this second round of the FIA World Rally Championship. Victory in a Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car was Ford’s sixth consecutive success at the only true winter rally of the season. It was […]

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WRC – Latvala Leads Rally Sweden After Day 2

February 12, 2012

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Jari-Matti Latvala continues to lead after the second day of competition in Rally Sweden, the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship. The Finn has extended his advantage and now has 23 seconds in hand to former team-mate Mikko Hirvonen while Petter Solberg maintains third. Today’s route took in two loops of four stages […]

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WRC – Burkart Strengthens Stobart Squad For Germany

August 13, 2011

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The M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team will welcome Aaron Burkart, the 2010 FIA Junior World Rally Champion, into their Cumbria-based squad for next week’s ADAC Rallye Deutschland. Fresh from a podium position at last weekend’s ADAC Rally Wartburg where Burkart piloted the Ford Fiesta S2000, the 28-year-old German driver is feeling confident ahead of […]

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WRC – Østberg Flies To Sixth After Final Finnish Thriller‏

July 31, 2011

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Mads Østberg narrowly missed out on fifth place at Neste Oil Rally Finland after a three-way battle between the M-Sport Stobart Ford driver, Petter Solberg and Ford Abu Dhabi’s Mikko Hirvonen went down to the wire. Team-mates Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson finished seventh and eighth respectively. Four Ford Fiesta RS WRC crews competed under […]

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WRC – Stobart’s Solberg Returns To WRC With Sterling Performance

June 20, 2011

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Henning Solberg showed a return to form for the M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team with his fifth place finish at the Acropolis Rally of Greece this weekend.  Team-mate Matthew Wilson finished one place behind Solberg piloting the team’s other Ford Fiesta RS WRC. Solberg’s result also marks a continuation in the team’s string of […]

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WRC – Solberg Leads The Way For Stobart In Land Of The Gods

June 18, 2011

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At the end of a challenging day in Greece the M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team crews of Henning Solberg and Matthew Wilson hold fifth and sixth place respectively. Mixed weather greeted the Ford Fiesta RS WRC drivers on their arrival at the seventh round of the FIA World Rally Championship and a mix of […]

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WRC – Stobart’s Østberg Moves Into Top 5 At Rally Argentina

May 29, 2011

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Norway’s Mads Østberg looks to continue M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team’s run of top-five finishes after moving into fifth place at the end of today’s action in Argentina. Today’s leg saw the WRC crews travel south of the service park and tackle a repeat loop of four stages totalling 159.66 km close to the […]

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WRC – Østberg Secures Run Of Top 5 Finishes For Stobart

May 9, 2011

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Mads Østberg has returned to points-scoring form for the M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team after finishing fifth at the end of an action-packed weekend on the sun-drenched island of Sardinia. The Cumbrian-based squad have finished in the top five of all FIA World Rally Championship rounds so far this season with Britain’s Matthew Wilson […]

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WRC – Ostberg Holds Fifth As Sardinian Challenge Remains Tough

May 8, 2011

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M-Sport Stobart’s Mads Østberg remains on track for his third top-five finish in this year’s FIA World Rally Championship after a polished performance on the second day of Rally Italia Sardegna.

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WRC – Ostberg Battles for Fourth After Action Packed Day in Sandinia

May 7, 2011

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After an action-packed opening day on the sun-soaked island of Sardinia, Mads Østberg leads the way for the M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team and lies fifth after setting six impressive top-five stage times. Fresh from his victory at the fourth round of the Norwegian Rally Championship – Rally Sørland – Østberg reported a perfect […]

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WRC – Stobart’s Quick Quintet Set Sail For Sardinia

April 29, 2011

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Five fiercely competitive Ford Fiesta RS WRC crews will take on next week’s Rally Italia Sardegna for the M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team as the FIA World Rally Championship moves from the Middle East to the Mediterranean. The enlarged Cumbria-based contingent will feature a colourful range of six different nationalities amongst its drivers and […]

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WRC – Wilson Continues Top-Five Consistency In WRC

April 17, 2011

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M-Sport Stobart’s Matthew Wilson remains on track for securing his best ever season in the  FIA World Rally Championship after posting his second consecutive top-five finish at this week’s Jordan Rally. The 24-year-old Cumbrian was hot on the tail of Kimi Räikkönen throughout the final day of action and successfully moved ahead of the Finn […]

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WRC – Mixed Fortunes for Stobart in Middle East

April 16, 2011

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After yesterday’s Jordan Rally stages were cancelled due to the late arrival of service park infrastructure, Matthew Wilson led the way for the M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team as the FIA World Rally Championship action finally got under way as he finished the first day seventh overall. The 24-year-old Cumbrian gained confidence as the […]

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WRC – BEST PORTUGUESE FINISH FOR STOBART’S WILSON‏

March 28, 2011

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Britain’s Matthew Wilson scored his best ever Portuguese result this weekend after he and fellow Cumbrian Scott Martin finished fifth overall in their M-Sport Stobart run Ford Fiesta RS WRC.

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WRC – STOBART’S WILSON IN CAREER-BEST FOURTH PLACE‏

March 27, 2011

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Britain’s Matthew Wilson remains on track for his best ever result at Rally de Portugal after finishing the second full day of action in a career-best fourth place in his M-Sport Stobart run Ford Fiesta RS WRC.

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STOBART’S SOLBERG AND WILSON BATTLE FOR FIFTH

March 26, 2011

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M-Sport Stobart Ford’s Matthew Wilson and Henning Solberg are battling it out for fifth place at the end of the first full day of action at Vodafone Rally de Portugal. Only 4.7 seconds separate the Ford Fiesta RS WRC team-mates as Solberg holds fifth and Britain’s Wilson lies just behind in sixth.

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STOBART READY FOR BIG PUSH IN PORTUGAL

March 19, 2011

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The M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team will aim to continue its bright start to the 2011 FIA World Rally Championship at the Vodafone Rally de Portugal next week. 

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WRC – HEALTHY POINTS HAUL FOR STOBART IN MEXICO

March 7, 2011

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M-Sport Stobart Ford’s Norwegian contingent of Mads Østberg and Henning Solberg led the way at Rally Mexico this weekend after finishing fifth and sixth respectively, helping the team leave the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship with another healthy points haul. The Cumbrian-based squad remain third in the FIA Manufacturers’ Championship Standings, 11 […]

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WRC – Drama Filled Day For Stobart In Rally Mexico

March 6, 2011

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A drama-filled day at Rally Mexico saw a series of changes in the FIA World Rally Championship leaderboard but M-Sport Stobart’s Norwegian contingent of Mads Østberg and Henning Solberg hold sixth and seventh going into the final day. Solberg struggled with power steering issues for the majority of today’s dusty stages covering 158.82 km. However, […]

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