Monday , May 16 2022

WRC – Rally Australia: responsible for SS11 after Latvala, Ogier 6 and close to title – Rally Australia 2018 – WRC


Latvala took power. At the end of the eleventh special Saturday morning, the Finnish driver headed the 13th and final round of the WRC season, Rallye. Finn, Norwegian driver of the Norwegian driver Ott Tänak (Toyota Yaris) +4 "6" and less than ten seconds to the Norwegian Mads Ostberg (Citroën), which is far ahead of the race (+8 ") 1) led.

Everything was reset after the eleventh stage won by Estonia Ott Tänak. Toyota championship, the world championship for the race Ogier-Neuville, Latvala (+1 "7) and Andreas Mikkelsen (Hyundai) (+4" 7) this feature. This turn is a small miracle because Tänak experienced a hydraulic problem in Yaris. But after the repair of his mechanics, he succeeded in starting the SS9.

Ogier approaching the sixth title

In the fight against the world championship, Sébastien Ogier gained a small advantage. After the SS9, he placed seventh in the seventh place, and his rival Thierry Neuville in the 10th place (+ 2 & # 39; 03 "5), eleventh special + 1 & 13; it was the sixth.

If it was done, the French would win the sixth consecutive world title on Sunday. The rally will end Sunday in the middle of the day.

Sébastien Ogier (M-Sport) in the WRC rally in Australia

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