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Old 10-28-2002, 05:53   #1 (permalink)
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Focus in ARC?

Toyota are making a Return for the 2003 season, and Mitsubishi and SUbaru are doing well in it. So I see it only logical that the Focus should compete using ex WRC cars.
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Cobra, will they be full WRC spec cars (like Bourne and Bates last year) or production cars as being run this year?

I agree that it would be a great way to promote the Focus and would make the category even more interesting (I've always like rallying...)
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the ARC is a fully group N championship, no group A, or WRC cars allowed. that is this year anyway and im sure that wont change for next year.
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I doubt that it will change next year. The current system works fine.
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Old 10-29-2002, 03:04   #5 (permalink)
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Ohh sorry I thoguht they all were ex WRC cars. Ahh well, shows how much I know about the series. The main thing I was askign was will the Focus compete in the ARC. I really hope so.
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Does the Focus qualify for Group N or should I say is there a version of the Focus that would be competitive in GroupN?
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I read in Motorsport News Yesterday that Ford have been talking with Simon Evans who currently runs a WRX in the ARC.

Would be very good for the series if Ford were to get involved.
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