With just over sixty kilometres of timed stages, day one of Rally Sweden was the shortest leg on this year’s calendar.
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.
Day two of the “Monte” also dominated by extreme weather conditions.
Both Hyundai Motorsport i20 entries out of the rally on first day.
Sébastien Ogier, Julien Ingrassia are at the top of the leader board in the Rally Spain after the first of three days.
Dani Sordo/Carlos del Barrio and Sébastien Loeb/Daniel Elena are fighting at the front.
The Volkswagen pairings of Latvala/Anttila and Ogier/Ingrassia have gradually worked their way up the overall standings.
Jari-Matti Latvala holds the best finish for the Volkswagen team after first two days of action in Rally France
Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena returned with Citroen for Rallye de France - Citroen's and Loeb's home race.
For Thierry Neuville, it is first time in the lead on tarmac.
In his Volkswagen Polo R, Sebastien Ogier only has one day left in Australia to notch another WRC victory.
Khalid Al-Qassimi and Scott Martin ended the day in the top 10 of the overall standings in the third DS3 WRC.
In the WRC2, Citroen driver Robert Kubica enjoyed a magnificent duel with Elfyn Evans
SS13 was the final stage of the day due to a fatal accident of non-World Rally Championship competitors which cancelled SS14.