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Dumfries rally champ going for 5th Scottish title

Rallying sensation David Bogie, from Dumfries, is aiming to make history by becoming the first driver ever to win the Scottish Rally Championship five times.

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Rally champ to focus on new car

David Bogie's new Ford Focus World Rally Car, and his old Mitsubishi Evo 9 Credit: ITV Border

David Bogie has been showing off his new wheels, ahead of the 2013 Scottish Rally Championship.

The 25-year-old driver from Dumfries retired his Mitsubishi Evo 9 at the end of 2012, after powering it to six championship titles over five seasons.

David Bogie Credit: ITV Border

He will be driving his new Ford Focus World Rally Car on the opening round of the championship on Saturday (16th February).

The car is left-hand-drive and more technically advanced than his old car.

He said:

"We've had a limited amount of testing in the new car, so the first rally will be a big learning curve.

"The left-hand-drive will take a bit of getting used to, and with a lot of strong competitors this year, it looks like it's going to be a great battle."

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