Elfyn Evans, navigated by co-driver Scott Martin, claimed a dominant Rally Sweden victory on Sunday afternoon to e-book the FIA World Rally Championship for the principle time in his occupation.
On completely his 2nd rally in a Toyota Yaris, he led the iciness fixture from open to web to pick out out by 12.7sec. Thanks to this 2nd occupation victory, Evans is now tied on aspects with Thierry Neuville at the tip of the championship after two of 13 rounds, but the Welshman leads on countback.
FIA World champions Ott Tänak and Martin Järveojä completed 2nd in a Hyundai i20, while Evans’ 19 One year old group-mate Kalle Rovanperä and Jonne Halttunen outgunned six-time world champions Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia in a closing take a look at shootout to instruct third in one other Yaris, a extra 7.5sec lend a hand.
Rovanperä obtained the event-closing Vitality Stage to rating 5 bonus aspects. Neuville was once 2nd to instruct four aspects in an i20, with Ogier taking three in third. Tänak clinched two aspects in fourth with Esapekka Lappi securing the closing point in a Fiesta in fifth.
Extra recordsdata to follow.