Galatariotis and Ioannou disqualified from the 2019 Cyprus Rally

The 2019 Cyprus Rally, which had concluded on Sunday evening, held one final twist for the end. Simos Galatariotis and Antonis Ioannou have been disqualified from the final standings of the event after failing to adhering to Parc Ferme rules which dictate that following the end of the Finish Ceremon...

29/09/2019

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Al Attiyah wins a record sixth Cyprus Rally victory

Nasser Al Attiyah on board a VW Polo R5 won a stunning sixth victory in the Cyprus Rally, finishing after twelve gruelling special stages ahead of local hero Simos Galatariotis, driving a Skoda Fabia R5. Britain’s Chris Ingram placed his Skoda Fabia R5 third overall, clinching valuable points for th...

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Rally flash S.S. 12 CABLENET / Asinou 2

Flash info 15 - Yiangou Panayiotis / Kyriacou Panayiotis): We are glad that we finished the rally after all the problems we had. It was tough rally, but we finished the Cypriot championship in good position. flash info (10 - Érdi Tibor jun. / Kovács Szabolcs): We learned a lot, in the first leg we ...

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Rally flash S.S. 11 ΕΝEOS/Kourdali 2

7 – (Mayr-Melnhof Nikolaus / Welsersheimb Poldi): This stage is neverending, right-left-right-left, but we had good fun. flash info (4 - Al-Attiyah Nasser / Baumel Matthieu): Everything OK, we didn't push in this stage. The tyres are worn, but I'm happy, we just want to finish in good speed. flash...

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Rally flash S.S. 10 Sigan Management/ Kapouras 2

Lukyanuk stop in SS 10 with engine problems 36 - Zenonos Costas / Christofi Phanos): stopped in the stage, but continued flash info (7 - Mayr-Melnhof Nikolaus / Welsersheimb Poldi): We had a problem with engine, we had to switch off the ALS. I hope we can finish. flash info (4 - Al-Attiyah Na...

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Unstoppable Al-Attiyah aces the morning loop of day 2

In absolute imperious form, Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah continues to march on in with his VW Polo the morning loop of day 2 of the 219 Cyprus Rally. Al-Attiyah, who had a dramatic rally here last year, losing the victory on the final stage after facing a plethora of punctures, leaves nothing to chance...

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Rally flash S.S. 9 Cablenet/Asinou 1

A flawless run for Al Attiyah in the day’s first loop   Flash info 15 - Yiangou Panayiotis / Kyriacou Panayiotis): Everything is OK, the car OK, it's only too soft, we improve it for the next loop. flash info (10 - Érdi Tibor jun. / Kovács Szabolcs): Water temperature problem in whole stage, ...

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Rally flash S.S. 8 ENEOS/ Koudali 1

Al Attiyah consolidates lead even further after SS 8   Demanding mountainous gravel stages (10 - Érdi Tibor jun. / Kovács Szabolcs): We had a spin and had to reverse. We have a problem with water temperature. flash info (20 - Panteli Petros / Christodoulou Kyprianos): Very careful, we want to...

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Rally flash S.S. 7 Sigan Management/Kapoura 1

Al Attiyah extends lead over Lukyanuk in SS 7 Papageorgiou/Ioannou first retirement of the day   flash info (11 - Al-Rashed Rakan / Magalhães Hugo): stopped in the stage flash info (10 - Érdi Tibor jun. / Kovács Szabolcs): Not bad. flash info (20 - Panteli Petros / Christodoulou Kyprianos)...

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Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah shows the way at the end of Day 1

Unstoppable, consistent and very fast are words that could definitely be used to describe rally legend Nasser Al-Attiyah behind the wheel of his VW Polo, who went on to win five of the first day’s six special stages. The Qatari ends the day 23.8 seconds ahead of ERC champion Alexey Luyanuk. The Russ...

28/09/2019

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Rally flash S.S. 6 Nicosia Super Special Stage

Al Attiyah leads as Cyprus Rally first day one concludes Galatariotis first among local crews and holds top three spot   Flash info (4 - Al-Attiyah Nasser / Baumel Matthieu): Really good day, we are quite happy. The Michelin tyres were fantastic, we had no punctuer, our Polo was also good. B...

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Rally flash S.S. 5 Sparco/Lefkara 2

Al Attiyah leading by 23.8 seconds from Lukyanuk Galatariotis on top o Cypriot crews Lukyanuk scores his first SS victory Flash info 10 - Érdi Tibor jun. / Kovács Szabolcs): We had a puncture, we had to stop and change it. flash info (9 - von Thurn und Taxis Albert / Ettel Bernhard): It's re...

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Rally flash S.S. 4 Jeep/Politico 2

flash info (4 - Al-Attiyah Nasser / Baumel Matthieu): I will put two new tyres for the next one so we can push flash info (2 - Lukyanuk Alexey / Arnautov Alexey): More rough, more rocks in the lines so were avoidoing them. We want to continue like that. flash info (5 - Herczig Norbert / Ferencz Ra...

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Nasser Al – Attiyah leads Alexey Lukyanuk at the end of the first loop of Day 1

Hot, dusty and rough are words that would perfectly describe the first loop of day 1 of the 2019 Cyprus Rally. Tyres and crews were tested, with the battle up top, seemingly, shaping up to be between Qatar’s Nasser Al–Attiyah the ERC Champion Alexey Lukyanuk. Nasser Al- Attiyah was unstoppable in th...

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Rally flash S.S. 3 Thomason Machinery / Analiontas 1

Al Attiyah leads the rally at the end of first loop Galatariotis/Ioannou fastest local crew flash info (4 - Al-Attiyah Nasser / Baumel Matthieu): I think we have a good run from the beginning. We are pushing, now we will see because the second loop will be more rough. flash info (2 - Lukyanu...

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News flash S.S. 2 Sparco / Lefkara 1

Car no 17 Andreas Psaltis retires with engine problems Al Attiyash scores 2nd best time and leads             (4 - Al-Attiyah Nasser / Baumel Matthieu): We were pushing like hell. But if you see the rear tyres they are done. I gave it everything. This was a challenge and we did really good jo...

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