Thierry Neuville and Hayden Paddon were able to help the team further develop the Hyundai i20 WRC to meet the demands of Sardinia’s gravel terrain.
With two third-place finishes already secured in Sweden and Portugal, Mads Østberg and Jonas Andersson went one better in Sardinia as they ended the rally as runners-up.
Volkswagen picked up a maximum amount of points in Sardinia.
A flat tyre that knocked the Volkswagen duo Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila in Sardinia.
Nasser Al-Attiyah, forced to miss the seventh round of the FIA WRC due to commitments in Qatar, offered his Ford Fiesta RS to Elfyn Evans.