The eight stages contested on Friday in Italy were anything but dull.
The fifth round of the 2014 WRC season is complete and a Rally Argentina winner has been crowned.
With five stages in the books, it's currently a VW 1-2 in Argentina.
Ogier, Latvala and Mikkelsen among the favourites to win in Villa Carlos Paz
Emotional start in Estoril, perfect opening at rally pace in Lisbon
As more competitors dropped out of the tough rally, Ogier stayed clear to maintain a dominant advantage in leg two.
The Frenchman leads by 26.1 seconds.
Leg one continues on Friday with 10 stages.
Six of seven stage wins go to Wolfsburg.
The Volkswagens dominated the first leg of Rally Sweden.
Ogier has edged a step closer to victory in this year’s Rallye Monte-Carlo after a nearly perfect second day performance.