Volkswagen’s Andreas Mikkelsen lead throughout day one of Rally Australia and holds a 15 second lead over Sebastién Ogier entering the second day.
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Our GT photographer Nick Smith went to the first two days of Wales Rally GB to see what he could get. Here are 22 of his best images from Service Park, Ceremonial Start, Sweet Lamb and Dyfnant.
Sebastien Ogier continues to lead Rally Sweden despite a strong challenge from the Hyundai of Hayden Paddon. Meanwhile WRC2 entry Evind Brynildsen set a new world record for Colin’s Crest.
Kris Meeke has become the second high profile retirement from the Rallye Monte-Carlo. Gearbox failure stopped his Citroen with four stages left to run.
Sebastien Ogier has taken the lead of Rallye Monte-Carlo on Friday as several drivers struggled. Robert Kubica is out of the rally after hitting a tree on the first stage of the day while WRC2 runner Elfyn Evans got lucky at the same spot after striking the stricken car and continuing.
A fourth Rallye Monte-Carlo victory was Sebastien Ogier’s reward for a measured drive on the Sunday. Elfyn Evans claimed WRC2 while Oli Christian Veiby triumphed in WRC3.