Saturday is the longest day at the Rally Australia. The teams will cover another 132.68 kilometres in the course of six Stages.
This was the first time Volkswagen have missed out on a podium place in a season which has seen the team pick up six rally wins in eight rallies.
Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia could secure both the driver and co-driver titles with a win at the ninth round of the FIA World Rally Championship.
Dream comes true for Ogier in Rally Finland. The Frenchman commented: “It is impossible to describe how I feel!"
Volkswagen's Sébastien Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia take the lead on the second day of the fastest WRC event in Finland.
At the end of day one of “Formula One in the Forest”, Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia find themselves second overall, just 5.2 seconds off the lead.
Kilometre after kilometre of full throttle and huge jumps that seem to brush the trees lining the route
World Championship leader Sébastien Ogier’s (F) co-driver had to have an operation on his shoulder at the end of July.
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.
Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila won qualifying to enable them to pick their starting position for the first leg of this weekend's World Rally Championship.
Volkswagen continues to show their strength in their debut World Rally Championship season with the Polo R.
The Volkswagen duo Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) has taken the lead in the Rally Greece.
Khalid Al Qassimi will be the first out to clean the loose stones along the road.
Now that the legendary Safari Rally is no longer part of the WRC calendar, the Rally Greece is undoubtedly the toughest challenge of the year for all the teams.
With their double victory in the final Power Stage, the two Volkswagen drivers also secured five extra points in the drivers’ competition.