So what did Mark Webber and Sebastien Ogier talk about when they met before the start of Rallye Monte-Carlo?
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Although this year’s route covers territory that is familiar to the drivers, organisers have made subtle changes
Rallye Monte-Carlo may conjure up images of Monaco’s glitz and glamour, but it is the bleak and inhospitable mountain roads of the French Alps where the opening round of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship will be won and lost.
The winners of this year’s World Rally Championship have been honoured in a glittering prize giving ceremony at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria.
“It has been busy but finally our new baby is born. We aim to win the championship with our strong team and top level drivers and co-drivers”
Esapekka Lappi, who won the FIA European Rally Championship title in 2014, is aiming even higher in Australia this week
The Flying Finn can clinch the WRC2 title on the season-closing Rally Australia, which runs from today (Thursday) until Sunday. Lappi needs just a second place in class to claim the title in Australia, having won the last three WRC2 rallies he started. A good omen for him, as when he took the 2014 ERC title, he also scored three victories during the season.