Volkswagen increased their lead in the Manufacturers’ Championship to 80 points courtesy of a seventh victory of the season for Ogier/Ingrassia and third place for Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila.
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 Ogier and Julien Ingrassia named the new World Rally Champions with Volkswagen on the opening day of Rallye de France Alsace
Sébastien Ogier led another star-studded line-up at Rallyday 2013 on Saturday (September 21) as Wiltshire’s Castle Combe Circuit played host to the UK’s Premier Rally Car Show for the thirteenth year in succession.
Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia put in the performance of their lives and celebrated their sixth win this season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).
In his Volkswagen Polo R, Sebastien Ogier only has one day left in Australia to notch another WRC victory.
Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia extended their lead in the rally standings prior to the final day of the Rally Australia by achieving all six possible best stage times.
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!"