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Tag: WRC2

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    VIDEO: Tidemand tastes victory at the Rally Sweden 2017

    There was more success for the ŠKODA Motorsport works team in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) at the Rally Sweden. In the second round of the WRC2 championship, Swedish pairing Pontus Tidemand / Jonas Andersson claimed their first win in the WRC2 at their home event, as they dominated in year’s only snow and ice rally.

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    PHOTO: ŠKODA Motorsport at the Rally Sweden 2017

    The Rally Sweden is the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) and the only true snow round on the calendar. This 18-stage event has 332 kilometers of competitive distance and takes place on frozen roads, many of which are lined with unpredictable snow banks.

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    WRC Sweden: Tidemand takes acclaimed home win in the ŠKODA FABIA R5

    ŠKODA works driver Pontus Tidemand from Sweden thrilled thousands of his compatriots in taking an acclaimed home victory in WRC2 at the Rally Sweden. Having missed out on victory by a whisker last year, the 26-year-old and his Swedish co-driver Jonas Andersson dominated this time out at the only all-snow and ice rally on the WRC calendar.

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    WRC Sweden: Pontus Tidemand extends his lead

    ŠKODA works driver Pontus Tidemand extended his lead at the Rally Sweden. Sweden’s Motorsport Athlete of the Year 2016 successfully mastered the infamous Colin’s Crest jump twice on Saturday and was once again the dominant man in the WRC2 category with five stage wins on day three of his home round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).

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    WRC Sweden: Heading North to take on some real winter conditions

    The second round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) sees the teams heading north to the only true winter event of the season – the Rally Sweden. It is one of the oldest events on the calendar, having first been run in 1950, and was part of the first ever WRC championship in 1973. This year’s event sees drivers taking on the frozen forest tracks around Torsby, a new base intended to give the rally a more northern and wintery feel. It comprises 18 special stages and a total competitive distance of around 332 km.

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