M-Sport’s new Ford Fiesta R5 contested the Geko Ypres Rally with Thierry Neuville debuting the new Fiesta.
Best ever results for Neuville and Qatar.
Like most of their competitors, the M-Sport Ford Fiesta drivers had a rough day in Rally Italia Sardegna.
Both Thierry Neuville and Elfyn Evans were forced to retire for the day.
In the Qatar World Rally Team squad, Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul encountered somewhat better fortune as they continued to grow in both speed and confidence.
Mads Østberg moved to fourth overall as he controlled his pace perfectly on day two.
Strong comeback for Østberg after Rally Sweden drama.
For the Qatar M-Sport World Rally Team on the final leg of Rallye Monte Carlo, the famous Col de Turini stage proved to be treacherous.
Evgeny Novikov pockets two stage wins, and Juho Hänninen earns his first in the Ford Fiesta on the second day of the World Rally Championship's season opener in Monaco.
The Qatar M-Sport crews proved that they could maintain their composure and keep their Ford Fiesta RS WRCs firmly on the road.