Archive for the ‘Season 2007’ Category

JussiCam Malaysia #2

By • Aug 10th, 2007 • Category: Season 2007

Having finally made it to Malaysia, go behind the scenes with Jussi Valimaki and the MRF team as they recce the stages (Wednesday), complete shakedown (Thursday), and even find time for a kart race. Getting down the business, Mark Stacey provides an insight on how he prepares pace notes for Katsu Taguchi, and Jussi does […]

JussiCam Malaysia

By • Aug 9th, 2007 • Category: Season 2007

If you’ve not had a look at Jussi Valimaki’s web site, then it’s well worth a visit. Lots of photos and video from his recent APRC and Finnish national championship rallies. But a new innovation is JussiCam. Travel from Rally Finland to Malaysia with Jussi and the rest of the MRF team. There’s even cameo […]

Naren Kumar on IBNLive

By • Aug 7th, 2007 • Category: Season 2007

One of the series most popular drivers in the APRC, six-time Indian national champion, Naren Kumar was recently interviewed for Indian TV. You can view the short video at IBNLive. Naren will again be competing this weekend in Malaysia, one of the twelve drivers competing for APRC points.

Karamjit, Toshi and Gaurav Ready To Rally

By • Aug 1st, 2007 • Category: Season 2007

It will be a battle of the champions for round 5 of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship, with former APRC and PWRC champions competing. Along with series regulars, Cody Crocker, Jussi Valimaki and Katsu Taguchi, 2005 PWRC champ Toshi Arai returns after completing in the last round in Japan, as well as 2002 PWRC […]

APRC Live Give-Away

By • Jul 17th, 2007 • Category: Podcast, Season 2007

Here’s your chance to win some fantastic APRC prizes. Thanks to APRC TV, MotorImage and Race Torque Engineering we’re giving away a heap of fantastic rally gear, including an APRC 2006 Season DVD, Subaru World Rally T-Shirts and Subaru Polo shirt (autographed by Cody Crocker) and MRF Rally Team caps (signed by Jussi Valimaki and […]

Round 4 – Rally Hokkaido

By • Jul 10th, 2007 • Category: Podcast, Season 2007

Three from three for Cody Crocker and the Motor Image Team. His nearest rivals, Katsu Taguchi and Jussi Valimaki, fought hard all weekend, but couldn’t stop the 2006 champ scoring maximum points. Meanwhile, Hiroshi Yanagisawa was blindingly quick in his brand new Subaru, only a leg 1 puncture slowing him down. Update: Due to a […]

Rally Hokkaido Preview

By • Jul 1st, 2007 • Category: Podcast, Season 2007

Our preview show for Japan’s Rally Hokkaido, the mid-point of the APRC season.We also have a chat with MRF’s Jussi Valimaki about how he plans to peg-back Cody Crockers lead, and his progress in the Finnish domestic championship.

Round 3 – Rally of Canberra

By • Jun 4th, 2007 • Category: Podcast, Season 2007

The MRF Lancers of Katsu Taguchi and Jussi Valimaki were back for round 3 of the APRC season, the Rally of Canberra. But even with the additional competition, Cody Crocker again grabbed maximum points, increasing his championship lead to 32 points. While Taguchi had a good Leg 1 and finished 2nd for the event, turbo […]

Round 2 – Rally of Whangarei

By • May 14th, 2007 • Category: Podcast, Season 2007

Back for 2007, defending champ Cody Crocker kick-started his championship in the best possible way at the Hella Rally International of Whangarei. Not only did he take maximum points for the event, he also won leg 1 and was 2nd overall, behind local young-gun Hayden Paddon. Hiroshi Yanagisawa made amends for a disappointing Rally New […]

2007 Preview

By • Mar 5th, 2007 • Category: Podcast, Season 2007

Welcome to APRC Live. APRC Live is the official podcast of Asia-Pacific Rally Championship. In this show, we preview the 2007 series, have a quick look at the results of from the Rally of New Caledonia, plus we speak to Jussi Valimaki and Cody Crocker about their chances this year.