In a robust place arriving at Monza, Sébastien Ogier brilliantly completed the job by profitable this weekend in Italy after a breathless duel towards his teammate Elfyn Evans. Like final yr, the Frenchman is topped in Lombardy and subsequently turns into eight occasions World Champion, whereas the Welshman must be content material with the honorary title of vice-champion. The ultimate podium is accomplished by Thierry Neuville who’s happy with the crumbs left by his rivals.
Because of its ninth success of the yr, its fifth double within the course of, Toyota Gazoo Racing takes the world crown amongst producers and places an finish to the collection of its rival Hyundai Motorsport. The Japanese model provides a fifth title to its checklist after these of 1993, 1994, 1999 and 2017.