News from Ole Christian Veiby.
Podium at Rally Mexico
March 17, 2020
Third at Rally Mexico and second podium of the season. Veiby and Andersson finished third on Saturday evening, despite having struggled with brake-problems early in the rally. – I’m pleased we managed to take 3rd in the end and secure important points for the team. But very disappointed the braking-problems kept us out of the fight for victory, Ole said after the finish.
February 22, 2020
Ole Christian won Numedalsrally for the third time in a row today. Together with co-driver Jonas Andersson he led the rally from start to finish and finished nearly half a minute ahead of P2.
2nd in Rally Sweden
February 16, 2020
Ole Christian and co-driver Jonas Andersson secured their first podium of the season today, when they claimed second at Rally Sweden. The guys won 2 of the 9 stages over the weekend, also being the fastest R5-car through the same stages.
Highs and lows at Rallye Monte-Carlo
January 27, 2020
Ole Christian Veiby and co-driver Jonas Andersson showed impressive and consistent pace and was in an exciting battle for victory this weekend but retired on the final morning. – It’s was not the ending that we wanted, but at least we showed some good pace the rest of the rally, Ole Christian said after the finish.
Competing for Hyundai Motorsport in 2020
January 14, 2020
Ole Christian Veiby have signed a contract with Hyundai Motorsport and will compete in a Hyundai i20 R5 for at least 8 WRC-events in 2020.
Ole Christian Veiby finished 4th in Spain
October 28, 2019
The 23-year-old Norwegian finished Rally Spain in fourth place after a competitive performance over the weekend.
vlog from Wales Rally GB on YouTube
October 08, 2019
Go behind-the-scenes of my Wales Rally GB campaign with my vlog on YouTube.
Challenging Wales Rally GB
October 08, 2019
Ole Christian Veiby got off to a great start at Wales Rally GB, but unfortunately, he was forced to retire already Friday morning. He restarted again on Saturday morning, and continued his positive attack, to set top 3 times on nearly all the remining stages.
Rally Hedemarken victory and Norwegian Rally Champion
September 23, 2019
Ole Christian Veiby and codriver Jonas Andersson was fastest today with their Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 and won Rally Hedemarken, the final round in the Norwegian Championhip. With this victory Ole Christian also took home the Championship title.
Victory for Veiby on Norwegian asphalt
August 25, 2019
Impressive victory for Ole Christian Veiby and co-driver Jonas Andersson at Rally Grimstad today, their third in the Norwegian Championship this year. – Everything went smooth and perfect today, we had an awesome day in the Polo, Ole Christian said after the finish.
Disappointed Veiby after challenging Rally Italia Sardegna
June 16, 2019
After the fire-incident at Rally Portugal, Ole Christian Veiby had his eyes set on victory on the Mediterranean island. Unfortunately, the victory was hindered by car problems, but the young Norwegian still managed prove his talent in the car. – It didn’t quite turn out as we wanted, but at least we managed to show we can be both smart and fast when everything is working, Ole Christian says. He managed to be the fastest WRC2 car on 7 of the 19 stages.
Veiby vie for victory in Sardinia
June 11, 2019
It’s been a quick turnaround after the fire-incident at Rally Portugal, but both Ole Christian Veiby and his Polo are now ready for another WRC gravel event. – The car has been rebuilt completely and we are fully prepared as ever and ready for Rally Italia Sardegna, one of my favorite events actually.
Ole Christian Veiby and Jonas Andersson to do Ypres Rally 2019
June 10, 2019
As a one off, Ole Christian will do the iconic tarmac rally in Belgium in a Hyundai i20 R5. He competed there for the first time in 2018 and is thrilled that he is once again given the chance to be one of the contenders in Ypres.
Drama for Veiby in Portugal when his push for victory went up in flames
June 01, 2019
Ole Christian Veiby were holding a solid lead in the WRC2 class, when his car suddenly caught fire on a stage in Rally Portugal. – We noticed the smoke in the car, and when I saw flames in the mirror, we had no other option than to stop, Ole Christian explains.
Rally Portugal 2019 preview
May 29, 2019
From victory at the Rally Sørland in Norway, it’s time for the first proper WRC event on gravel for Ole Christian Veiby in the Volkswagen Polo GTI R5. – I’m very much looking forward to this, says the Norwegian.
Rally Sørland victory
May 05, 2019
Ole Christian Veiby with victory at Rally Sørland, after leading the event from start to finish. – Everything worked perfectly from the start, we took the lead early and controlled it to the finish-line!
Strong performance in Corsica by Veiby
April 01, 2019
The young Norwegian were holding a podium-position when he unfortunately had to retire on Sunday morning. – We gave it our best push to climb another step on the podium, we didn’t come here for third, Ole Christian said afterwards.
Rally Corsica – It’s time for asphalt action
March 27, 2019
Nearly 6 weeks after the victory in Sweden, it’s finally time for another WRC event for Ole Christian Veiby and his co-driver Jonas Andersson. This weekend they head to the beautiful Mediterranean island of Corsica, to compete on asphalt with the Volkswagen Polo GTI R5.
Strongest Rally Sweden WRC2 Victory to Veiby
February 17, 2019
After leading Rally Sweden almost from the start, Ole Christian and Jonas secured victory in the WRC2 category today. They were also the fastest R5 car of the weekend, nearly two minutes quicker than the winner in the WRC2pro class