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WRC Spain: Toyota's Tanak takes '19 title, Neuville wins for Hyundai

Toyota's Ott Tanak has won the 2019 World Rally Championship with one round to spare as he took second place at Rally Spain, where Hyundai's Thierry Neuville secured victory

WRC Spain: Neuville closes on win, Tanak nears title

Thierry Neuville is on the brink of his third World Rally Championship victory of the year on Rally of Spain as Hyundai team-mate Dani Sordo resisted Ott Tanak's advances

WRC Spain: Hyundai's Neuville extends lead as Tanak closes on title

Hyundai's Thierry Neuville heads Rally Spain by 21.5-seconds as World Rally Championship champion-elect Ott Tanak surged onto the podium in place of Sebastien Loeb on Saturday afternoon

WRC Rally Spain: Neuville resumes lead as Meeke crashes out

Hyundai's Thierry Neuville has resumed the lead of World Rally Championship Rally of Spain from team-mate Sebastien Loeb as Toyota's Kris Meeke crashed out of a podium place

Sebastien Loeb leads WRC Rally Spain in Hyundai 1-2-3

Sebastien Loeb has launched himself into the lead of the World Rally Championship's Rally Spain, sealing a Hyundai 1-2-3 ahead of Thierry Neuville and Dani Sordo

WRC Spain: Sordo leads first morning, Ogier's title hopes on brink

Dani Sordo leads Thierry Neuville in a Hyundai 1-2 on the first morning of Rally Spain, as defending World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier's 2019 title hopes took a battering

Rally Germany WRC: Tanak in control, title rivals suffer punctures

Ott Tanak leads a Toyota 1-2-3 ahead of Sunday's final Rally Germany stages, as his World Rally Championship rivals Thierry Neuville and Sebastien Ogier both punctured on the Panzerplatte test

Tanak extends WRC Rally Germany lead for Toyota as Neuville falters

World Rally Championship points leader Ott Tanak continues to lead Rally Germany for Toyota as Hyundai's Thierry Neuville was left to rue a minor mistake on Saturday morning's second stage

WRC Rally Italy: Dani Sordo handed shock win as Ott Tanak falters

Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Dani Sordo sensationally won Rally Italy, as Toyota's Ott Tanak appeared to lose his power steering on the final stage of the rally

WRC Rally Italy: Ott Tanak on brink of third straight victory

Toyota driver Ott Tanak is two stages away from a third consecutive World Rally Championship event victory as he leads Rally Italy by 28.7 seconds over Dani Sordo

Tanak strengthens his WRC Rally Italy lead over Sordo

Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak has pulled clear of Hyundai rival Dani Sordo to lead Rally Italy by 25.9 seconds with four stages remaining on Sunday

WRC Rally Italy: Ott Tanak battles past Dani Sordo into lead

Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak surged past Hyundai's Dani Sordo on Saturday morning as the pair's Rally Italy lead battle intensified

Rally Italy: Sordo inherits lead after nominal times decision

Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Dani Sordo has inherited the lead of Rally Italy after a number of drivers were given notional times

WRC Rally Italy: Latvala leads after Suninen error, Ogier out early

Toyota's Jari-Matti Latvala leads Rally Italy by 2.8 seconds over team-mate Ott Tanak, as World Rally Championship leader Sebastien Ogier retired with broken suspension

WRC Rally Italy: Sebastien Ogier leads early Citroen one-two

Sebastien Ogier established an early 0.1-second lead on the World Rally Championship's Rally Italy over Citroen team-mate Esapekka Lappi after the opening superspecial on Thursday night

WRC Portugal: Toyota's Tanak wins, Meeke retires on powerstage

Toyota's Ott Tanak won his second successive World Rally Championship round with victory on Rally Portugal ahead of Hyundai's Thierry Neuville, as team-mate Kris Meeke retired on the final stage

WRC Portugal: Toyota's Ott Tanak one stage away from victory

Toyota's Ott Tanak is within touching distance of victory on Rally Portugal, as Kris Meeke dropped behind World Rally Championship rival Thierry Neuville with a costly spin

WRC Portugal: Ott Tanak clings to lead as Toyotas suffer damper issues

Toyota's Ott Tanak clung onto the lead of Rally Portugal over Kris Meeke and Thierry Neuville, as both he and team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala suffered damper issues

WRC Rally Portugal: Tanak leads Latvala as Toyota dominates again

Toyota's dominance of the World Rally Championship on Rally Portugal continued on Saturday morning, but Jari-Matti Latvala has sliced rally leader Ott Tanak's advantage to just 5.1 seconds

WRC Rally Portugal: Ott Tanak heads Toyota 1-2-3 into Saturday

Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak leads Rally Portugal after Friday's seven stages, holding a 17.3 second advantage over team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala

WRC Rally Portugal: Ott Tanak pulls clear of Jari-Matti Latvala

Ott Tanak continues to lead the World Rally Championship's Rally Portugal ahead of his Toyota team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala and Kris Meeke, as Teemu Suninen's podium challenge for M-Sport faded

Ott Tanak leads WRC Rally Portugal Toyota 1-2-3 after Sordo drama

Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak leads team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala and Kris Meeke after the opening morning of Rally Portugal, as drama befell early leader Dani Sordo

WRC Tour of Corsica: Evans puncture hands Neuville dramatic victory

Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Thierry Neuville took a dramatic Tour of Corsica win as Elfyn Evans' M-Sport Ford Fiesta suffered a puncture on the final stage

WRC Corsica: M-Sport's Evans snatches late Corsica lead from Neuville

M-Sport World Rally Championship driver Elfyn Evans has snatched the lead of the Tour of Corsica from Hyundai's Thierry Neuville on the penultimate stage

WRC Tour of Corsica: Neuville leads overnight after Tanak drama

Hyundai's Thierry Neuville holds a shock Tour of Corsica lead of 4.5 seconds over M-Sport's Elfyn Evans overnight, as Toyota's World Rally Championship leader Ott Tanak hit trouble

WRC Tour of Corsica: Tanak snatches lead back from Evans on Saturday

World Rally Championship points leader Ott Tanak has stolen the lead of the Tour of Corsica as his battle with rival Elfyn Evans intensifies

WRC Tour of Corsica: Tanak leads temporarily after Evans delayed

Ott Tanak returned to the Tour of Corsica lead temporarily, but Elfyn Evans will be given first place back having become stuck behind World Rally Championship rival Kris Meeke

WRC Tour of Corsica: Tanak leads Evans, dramas for Ogier and Loeb

World Rally Championship points leader Ott Tanak established an early lead on the Tour of Corsica, but is only 1.3 seconds ahead of Elfyn Evans

Citroen 'has to win' WRC after signing Sebastien Ogier, says boss

Citroen team principal Pierre Budar has said his team 'has to win' the 2019 World Rally Championship after acquiring the services of six-time world champion Sebastien Ogier

Neuville: Missing titles has made Hyundai hungrier for WRC success

Hyundai Motorsport driver Thierry Neuville says he and Hyundai are "more hungry" for title success in the World Rally Championship, after its spate of near-misses

Formula E CEO Agag: 'Very important' first Gen2 race is exciting

Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag says it is "very important" that the first race of the electric championship's Gen2 era is exciting

New BMW Formula E driver Sims preparing for series to be 'mad'

BMW driver Alexander Sims is preparing to immerse himself in a "mad" Formula E series ahead of his 2018/19 championship debut

WRC Rally Finland: Ott Tanak leads for Toyota after street stage

Toyota's Ott Tanak holds a slender Rally Finland lead after setting the quickest time on the opening superspecial stage on the streets of Jyvaskyla

WRC Rally Italy: Neuville beats Ogier to take last stage win

Hyundai's Thierry Neuville overhauled World Rally Championship rival Sebastien Ogier on the last stage in a dramatic conclusion to win Rally Italy by just 0.7 seconds

WRC Rally Italy: Neuville slashes Ogier's lead on Saturday morning

Sebastien Ogier continues to lead Rally Italy after Saturday morning's stages, but his lead has been slashed to 4.9 seconds by World Rally Championship title rival Thierry Neuville

Rally Italy: Hyundai's Andreas Mikkelsen leads team-mate Neuville

Andreas Mikkelsen holds a 14-second lead over Hyundai World Rally Championship team-mate Thierry Neuville after winning two of Friday morning's four stages on Rally Italy

Ex-F1 driver Felipe Massa will only join Formula E when competitive

Felipe Massa says he will not rush his anticipated move into Formula E following his retirement from Formula 1 as he wants to ensure he is competitive from the outset

Formula 1 ended its 'grandmother' era in 2017 - Felipe Massa

Felipe Massa says Formula 1 ended its era of "grandmother" driving with its 2017 cars, which he likened to the 2006-08 V8-powered machines in which he was most successful