Carlos Sousa held off a trio of Minis to claim stage one in the car classification as the two-week Dakar Rally got under way in Argentina.
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Saturday 12 March 2005
Wednesday 16 February 2005
Kimi Raikkonen was lucky to escape serious injury after a a high-speed shunt during Formula One practice in Barcelona yesterday.
Monday 14 February 2005
Petter Solberg put his world championship campaign back on track with victory in the Swedish Rally yesterday as his principal rivals hit trouble.
Saturday 12 February 2005
Marcus Gronholm held off Petter Solberg to claim the lead at the end of the first day of the Swedish Rally.
Friday 21 January 2005
The World Rally Championship has taken a good deal of flak in the recent past, much of it justified, but this embattled fraternity may well be able to offer one of the best duels in sport.
Thursday 11 November 2004
Monday 01 November 2004
Markko Martin drove to his second successive world rally victory as he won the Rally of Catalunya yesterday.
Monday 20 September 2004
Petter Solberg conjured a spectacular third consecutive victory at Rally GB to keep Sebastien Loeb waiting a little longer for the title.
Sunday 19 September 2004
The champion and his likely successor put on a classic duel in the classic Rally GB elements of rain, fog, and even a shaft of sunlight.
Saturday 18 September 2004
Different time of the year, same old hazards: Sébastien Loeb had to negotiate rain, mud and fog to keep rivals at bay and his World Rally Championship campaign on course yesterday.
Monday 09 August 2004
Saturday 05 June 2004
The world champion Petter Solberg took control of the Acropolis Rally yesterday with a scintillating display in Greece to leave his rivals trailing.
Monday 19 April 2004
Monday 15 March 2004
Markko Martin led home a Ford one-two in Rally Mexico yesterday to force his way into world championship contention.
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 2 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 3 Malnourished two-year-old found being breastfed by dog in Chile
- 5 YouTube video shows woman verbally abusing takeaway staff 'because they used green peppers'