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    Default WRC - 2018 Monte Carlo

    The 2018 Monte Carlo was run last weekend, marking the start of the new rally season.

    1/ Ogier - Ford - Had an off on the first day but an easy win in the end by over 58 seconds.
    2/ Tanak - Toyota
    3/ Latvala - Toyota
    4/ Meeke - Citroen
    5/ Neuville - Hyundai
    6/ Evans - Ford
    7/ Lappi - Toyota - Latvala and Lappi were running 3/4 until Lappi ran wide, hit snow bank and got a flat. He later had another off during power stage.
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    .11/ Kalle Rovanpera in WRC2 car, second in class. The 17 year old had a fine start to the season driving privately entered Skoda. He will be competing some WRC2 rounds in the factory Skoda later in the year.

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    Last edited by FIVEDOOR; 31st January 2018 at 01:01 AM. Reason: Correction - Lappi and Latvala were running 3/4
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    Yes....a good start for M-Sport Ford WRT
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    Hyundai made a mess of the weekend though.
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    Some video footage that shows the challenging nature of the event when the condition vary greatly. In some parts it is evident that there is next to no traction, others parts high speed dry bitumen sections.



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSTuXN2ByEY
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