Ogier's unstoppable start to Rally Australia
IN a driving display fitting of a world champion to be, leading WRC title contender Sebastien Ogier swept through for consecutive stage victories, south of Coffs Harbour today.
In the zone, the Volkswagen Motorsport driver recorded a clean sweep on the Day 2 stages that started at Tucker's Nob.
"Today was perfect, I am really happy with the day going into tonight's super special stage," Ogier said.
Establishing a lead over Citroen's Mikko Hirvonen and Kris Meeke, Ogier may be closing in on the points needed to secure the WRC Drivers Title while looking to avert any drama.
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Rally Australia Day 2 after 8 stages
1. Sebastien Ogier 56.05.09
2. Mikko Hirvonen + 18.4
3. Kris Meeke +25.9 seconds
4. Thierry Neuville +32.09
5. Jari-Matti Latvala +56.09
6. Mads Ostberg M-Sport +58.04
7. Andreas Mikkelsen +102.07
8. Evgeny Novikov +106.06
9. Nathan Quinn +3.52.02
10. Khalid Al-Qassimi +4.32.01