2012 was an incredible year for ŠKODA UK Motorsport, with Andreas Mikkelsen becoming the first driver in history to win back-to-back Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) titles, after finishing 2nd on the Cyprus Rally, in his Fabia S2000. Partnered by Ola Fløene, who retained the co-drivers’ title, Andreas won 2 rounds of the 2012 IRC, finished 2nd on 5 occasions and recorded 58 stage wins. In fact, over the 2011 and 2012 IRC seasons, Andreas recorded an impressive 99 stage victories! Andreas was also presented with the Colin McRae IRC Flat Out Trophy for his achievements in 2012.
ŠKODA also dominated in the 2012 IRC Manufacturer rankings, scoring 120 stage wins out of a possible 172 on its way to being crowned IRC Manufacturers’ champions for the third consecutive year.
A must read for any ŠKODA Motorsport fan
To celebrate our championship winning 2012 season we are giving you the chance to receive a free ŠKODA UK Motorsport supplement created by our friends at Autocar magazine. With some great interviews, in-depth features and a history of ŠKODA UK’s highly-successful IRC programme, it’s a must-read for any ŠKODA Motorsport fan. Simply call our customer services team on 08443 754640 to request a copy (limited stock available).
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