For the first time in 10 years, the FIA World Rally Championship trophy has two new names engraved on it.
"M-Sport and Qatar took Nicolas and I under their wing"
Sebastien Ogier elects to start second after setting fastest qualifying time. His Volkswagen teammate Jari-Matti Latvala will start first on the road.
For Thierry Neuville, it is first time in the lead on tarmac.