Ogier nets hat-trick for the 3rd round of the 2013 World Rally Championship season. Hirvonen in his Citroen DS3 placed second followed by Latvala in his VW Polo R.
Volkswagen claims clean sweep of leg two's stage wins. Dani Sordo crashes out of second place on the first stage today and had to retire his Citroen DS3.
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.
Tyre selection for the first five of the rally’s 15 special stages added to the excitement at the fourth round of the FIA World Rally Championship
Ostberg took the lead away from Ogier after the second stage but it proved to be short-lived and he crashed on the third stage.