Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Behind-the-scenes as Mini returns to WRC - BBC Top Gear

Behind-the-scenes as Mini returns to WRC - BBC Top Gear: "Sebastian Loeb has won the Sardinian stage of the world rally championship. This is now such a regular occurrence, it barely counts as news any more.

So the big talking point in Sardinia this weekend was actually the return of Mini to the WRC after several decades away (as evidenced by that dandy picture above of Kris Meeke airing out his underbody). The car maker had a decent run all the way back in the 60s, and this year has returned with a Prodrive-engineered Countryman John Cooper Works."