The Intercontinental Rally Challenge was created in 2006 at the instigation of the Eurosport Television Group. But it was really in 2007 that this new championship reserved for S2000 and Group N automobiles suddenly came to the attention of the public when there was an exceptional fight to win the Driver’s and Constructor’s titles between the six makes of automobile and the three tyre manufacturers involved. New Rally, New Generation: the Intercontinental Rally Challenge slogan is intentionally ambitious. And …

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BFGoodrich Made in USA! The 2007 sports season was exceptional for BFGoodrich in America. Titles and victories in the Score Off-Road championship, including the Baja 1000, the most famous all-terrain rally on the American continent, not forgetting titles in Drift, Rock Crawling and Rallying. The Baja 1000 is to the USA what the Dakar is to Europe, the unmissable event of the Off-Road season, the best-known, the most difficult, the “craziest” competition. This year was its 40th anniversary ! The …

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BFGoodrich took part in the World Rally Championship (WRC), a competition created by the FIA in 1973, until 2007. This championship – fought over 16 rounds – was won in 2007, for the 4th year running, by Sébastien Loeb (Citroën/BFGoodrich). THE WINTER Winter is the main attraction in rallying! To tackle extreme conditions, snow, ice and black ice, studded tyres are essential. It all starts with the Monte-Carlo Rally, the oldest rally in the World Championship, organized in the middle …

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