Rally Great Britain

13th September 2012 - 16th September 2012

Event Updates

  • Final Stage Interview

  • Home and Dry

    Great WIN! for Craig and Paul. This result gets their championship challenge back on track. We await the full results from an incredible Wales Rally GB
  • Penultimate stage

    Craig has finished the penultimate stage with a nice gap of 2:35.3 just the final stage remaining
  • Rudolph on SS17

    Rudolph on SS17
  • O' Deer

    O' Deer
  • SS17 Port Talbot 2

    Stage clear for Craig, all ok! but he did have an incident with a near miss with a deer on the stage
  • happy little man

    happy little man
  • Sunday chill out time

    Sunday chill out time
  • The Merry Men

    The Merry Men
  • WRC Rally Live - Interview SS16

  • SS16 Walters Arena 1

    The morning loop on this final day is over and Craig is now only 3 stages away from his second victory of the season in SWRC. He maintains the gap of over two minutes on Tom Cave.

    After that stage the gap between Fisher and Andersson remains at 3 sec after both recorded the same time on the stage
  • SS15 Rheola 1

    craig safely through SS15 and he extends his lead now to 2:22.3

    He said at the finish of the stage that he is only driving at recce+ speed. Walters Arena 1 next then service.

    Fisher still in 5th and is 3sec ahead of Andersson
  • Last day Live

    By now we all know that Al Rajhi was unlucky to pick up the 5 min penalty last night after committing a speeding offence on the road section back to final service.

    With the penalty in place this morning Craig had a lead of 2.15 over the Proton of Tom Cave and over the first stage this morning Craig has pulled out another 5sec to now lead by 2:21.1 with 5 stages to go.

    As the morning progresses we will also be keeping an eye on both PG Andersson and Hayden Paddon. They currently lie in 6th and 7th. Andersson who leads the championship is now 2.6sec away from A Fisher but with his team mate also in the mix will team orders come into play...
  • Sunday start list/schedule

    Sunday Start List

    Stage Schedule
  • SS13 Interview

  • +0.1 Down after Day 2

    On the final stage of day two Al Rajhi edges in front by 0.1 sec. Craig said at the end, "It was a ok day. We suffered with the gearbox issue in the midday service but we're still here and now we look ahead to the final day."
  • SS12 Interview

  • SS12

    Craig back in front on SS12 by 2 seconds. He did say at the end of the stage that he had an overshoot on stage 11 but his happy to be back in the SWRC lead again. Superspecial to go next.
  • SS11

    Al-Rajhi hit back scoring his first fastest stage time of the weekend, on SS11, going six seconds faster than Craig and back into the SWRC lead by 3s
  • Craig back in front

    Craig has retaken the lead again on the opening afternoon stage. Suffering a 1min 20sec penalty he was 12 sec down on Al Rajhi but craig has upped his pace from this morning and is now 3 sec in the SWRC class lead.
  • 1min 20sec penalty

    1min 20sec penalty for Craig after leaving service late. He is now 12 seconds behind Yazeed Al-Rajhi.
  • New Gearbox for Craig

    There was a new gearbox fittet in service to Craig's Fiesta S2000. He did leave the service late and will get a penalty, dropping to 2nd in SWRC
  • Saturday Midday Service

  • Craig back in Service

    Craig has made it back to Service and is just waiting to enter the service zone
  • WRC Rally Live - Interview SS9

  • SS8 Interview

  • Craig SS8

    All ok on SS8, Craig driving to a pace to get to the finish and hopefully collect max points
  • SS8 Epynt 1

    The 8.31 stage of Epynt comes next and the first WRC crews are live on the test
  • SS 7 Day 2 Starts

    Craig driving to a pace on first Saturday stage. Al Rajhi 3.1 seconds faster but Craig has a 1 min 10 sec advantage.

    PG and Hayden are going very fast this on the stage but are serving the time penalty from yesterday.PG is 20 minutes down in 5th and Hayden is 27 minutes down in 6th
  • Craig talks to the Boss

    Craig talks to the Boss
  • Saturday Weather

    Saturday Weather
  • Rally Maps

    Rally Maps
  • Saturday Schedule

    06:30 Service C

    09:02 SS 7 Crychan 1 19.5 km
    09:40 SS 8 Epynt 1 8.31 km
    10:06 SS 9 Halfway 1 18.35 km

    12:33 Service D

    15:17 SS 10 Crychan 2 19.5 km
    15:55 SS 11 Epynt 2 8.31 km
    16:21 SS 12 Halfway 2 18.35 km
    18:30 SS 13 Celtic Manor 3.04 km

    19:18 Service E

    lets get the show on the road...
  • Saturday Start List

    Saturday Start List
  • Friday SWRC wrap

    Craig Breen heads the FIA Super 2000 World Rally Championship section of Wales Rally GB following a dramatic opening day.

    Friday SWRC wrap: Breen leads as rivals falter
  • Craig in front after day 1

    Craig happy to be in the position where he can learn to pace himself rather than be fighting for the win. He leads SWRC by 1min 14secs overnight
  • SS5 another stage win

    Craig shows a clean pair of heels again on stage 5, the rerun of Hafren Sweet Lamb. His lead now is out to 58.8 seconds. Craig said at stage end,"The stage is very slippy in places and I did't need to take any risks."
  • Interview Treatment

    Interview Treatment
  • Craig in Service

    Craig in Service
  • Craig & Alastair chat

    Craig & Alastair chat
  • SS4: Craig extends lead

    Craig has pulled out another 10 sec to now hold a 50.9 second advantage over Yazeed Al Rajhi with Tom cave in third 1min 49sec off the pace. Hafren/Sweet Lamb 2 next
  • 40sec lead after SS3

    PG out for today wheel off. Fisher also punctures SS3 27.88km Breen FASTEST, Paddon +1.6, AlRajhi +26.9, Cave +38.7 Craig leads SWRC by 40.9 secs & 14th overall, SERVICE NOW
  • SS2 big change

    There was a big change on SS2 Craig set the fastest time and moves into the lead. The biggest news is to his championship rivals: Paddon stopped in the stage and dropped 12 minutes and championship leader, PG Andersson dropped 55seconds and is now 5th overall. Craig now leads by 9.9 sec over Fisher
  • SS1

    Rally is underway in Wales, Paddon fastest, Andersson +4.4, Craig in third +7.1
  • Start List/Friday Schedule

    Friday Start List

    Friday Schedule

    Rally Maps
  • SWRC Preview

    wrc.com SWRC Wales Rally GB Preview

    Craig Breen is hoping the warm welcome he expects to receive from fans on Wales Rally GB will give him the confidence boost he craves following his high-speed crash on the last round of the FIA Super 2000 World Rally Championship in Finland.

    Full Preview
  • Start Ramp

    Start Ramp
  • iRally Pre-Rally Interview

  • Rally GB starts here

    Rally GB starts here

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