Sébastien Ogier signed a superb deal on the finish of the Ypres Rally. Arrived with 37 factors prematurely, the seven-time World Champion leaves with 38 thanks particularly to his second time signed within the Energy Stage of Spa-Francorchamps, synonymous with 4 further factors. Earlier than coming into the final third of the championship, he stays greater than ever in a wonderful place to win an eighth world crown.
Distanced from 4 rallies, Elfyn Evans sees Thierry Neuville come again to his peak, properly revived by his victory at house. If all hopes are nonetheless allowed for this main trio that emerges, they’re nevertheless slim for Kalle Rovanperä and Ott Tänak, mathematically relegated to greater than two rallies.
Amongst producers, Hyundai Motorsport put an finish to its black sequence because of its double in Belgium and caught up on the proper time in opposition to its rival Toyota, nonetheless within the lead with 41 lengths prematurely.