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Future cycling stars head to Lazonby

Future cycling stars head to Lazonby

The village of Lazonby, in Cumbria is getting set to welcome the future talent of UK Cycling, who will be competing on roads around the village at British Cycling’s Junior Men’ Road Race Championships…

Cumbrian coach firm put Cod Army on road to promotion

Cumbrian coach firm put Cod Army on road to promotion

Carlisle United's play-off hopes suffered a setback on Saturday as Charlton went up at Brunton Park - but Cumbria still had a promotion to celebrate after Fleetwood Town clinched their historic rise into the Football League.The Cod Army's official first team transport provider is Reays of Wigton, who have taken the Blue Square Bet Premier champions in style…

Solberg holds podium and claims first stage win in Fiesta

Solberg holds podium and claims first stage win in Fiesta

Ford World Rally Team’s Petter Solberg and Chris Patterson have retained third place on the Rallye Monte-Carlo leaderboard following a dramatic third leg of the 2012 FIA World Rally Championship season-opener. Fifty-nine crews restarted the 80th edition of the legendary Rallye Monte-Carlo today…

Record-breaking double podium for Cumbria’s Stobart in Wales

Record-breaking double podium for Cumbria’s Stobart in Wales

British-based M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team have ended the final round of this year’s FIA World Rally Championship, Wales Rally GB, with Mads Østberg and Henning Solberg claiming the team’s first ever double podium. Team-mate Matthew Wilson finished fifth at the wheel of a Ford Fiesta RS WRC securing his best result on home soil.…

Stobart strive for podium on WRC season closer

Stobart strive for podium on WRC season closer

The M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team will be looking to end the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) season in style at the wheel of the Ford Fiesta RS WRC by finishing on the podium at next week’s Wales Rally GB.…

Stobart steer clear of trouble on dramatic Spanish opener

Stobart steer clear of trouble on dramatic Spanish opener

M-Sport Stobart Ford’s Norwegian contingent of Mads Østberg and Henning Solberg are placed seventh and eighth after the first day of action at RACC Rally de España. Team-mate Matthew Wilson lies tenth overnight in the team’s other Ford Fiesta RS WRC.…

Stobart armada ready to invade rally Spain

Stobart armada ready to invade rally Spain

The M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team will go on the attack on the final sealed surface round of the WRC season next week, RACC Rally de España, and has set its sights on claiming its best result of the season on asphalt.…

Solberg moves up to eighth on fast French soil

Solberg moves up to eighth on fast French soil

M-Sport Stobart Ford’s Norwegian contingent of Henning Solberg and Mads Østberg hold eighth and ninth respectively in their Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Cars after the second day of action at Rallye de France Alsace.…

Four Stobart crews prepared for tarmac challenge

Four Stobart crews prepared for tarmac challenge

Next week will see the M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team continue its bid to secure its best overall season to date in the FIA World Rally Championship as its four crews tackle Rallye de France Alsace in the Ford Fiesta RS WRC.…

German Rally of Endurance Sees Solberg Secure Seventh

German Rally of Endurance Sees Solberg Secure Seventh

One of the most technical rallies on the FIA World Rally Championship calendar – ADAC Rallye Deutschland - proved drama-filled for the Cumbrian M-Sport Stobart Ford World Rally Team but Norway’s Henning Solberg successfully finished the first all-asphalt round of the season seventh overall.…