Rally Monza (2021)

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How WRC legend Ogier will be remembered by his peers

After winning his eighth WRC title, Sebastien Ogier has drawn the curtain on his full-time rallying career. To understand Ogier's legacy, many of his former rivals, team-mates and colleagues have shared their thoughts on a vastly successful career

Latvala “never dreamed” of “perfect" first year as Toyota WRC boss

Toyota World Rally Championship boss Jari-Matti Latvala says his first year at the helm has been “perfect” after scooping up a drivers’ and manufacturers’ title double.

Ranking lost WRC legend Richard Burns' 10 best rallies

Richard Burns was a determined driver who took on the best rally drivers in the world during a boom period in the early 2000s, and beat them. On the 20th anniversary of his crowning glory in winning the 2001 WRC title, and 16 years on from his death on the same date, Autosport picks out his 10 greatest drives

Toyota abandons plan for Ogier’s maiden Rally1 test

Sebastien Ogier’s maiden test of Toyota’s Rally1 2022 World Rally Championship challenger has been rescheduled following a crash in testing.

Hyundai’s 2022 WRC challenger will look “a lot” different to prototype

Hyundai boss Andrea Adamo says the final draft of its 2022 World Rally Championship hybrid challenger will look “a lot” different to its prototype mule as testing begins this week.

Solberg didn’t want Rally Monza to stop after career best WRC finish

Oliver Solberg admitted he didn’t want Rally Monza to stop after netting a top five World Rally Championship finish in only his fourth top flight event.

WRC Monza: The Good, The Bad and an eight-time world champion

Sebastien Ogier versus Elfyn Evans for the World Rally Championship title at Rally Monza produced a fabulous head-to-head battle, with Ogier coming out on top to secure an emotional eighth title. Autosport reviews the highs, lows, turning points, close calls and heartbreak that made the final round of the 2021 season.

How Ogier emerged out of Loeb's shadow to form his own WRC legend

OPINION: Adding an eighth WRC title to his name, Sebastien Ogier has bowed out from full-time rallying in style. Having been compared throughout his career with nine-time champion Sebastien Loeb, Ogier has convincingly demonstrated that he can stand on his own as one of the greatest rally drivers in history

Evans “couldn’t have given an awful lot more” in WRC title fight

Elfyn Evans feels he couldn’t have given "an awful lot more” after falling short in denying Toyota team-mate Sebastien Ogier an eighth World Rally Championship title.

Ogier: Hard to put emotional eighth WRC title into words

Sebastien Ogier says it is “hard to put into words” the joy and sadness of winning an eighth World Rally Championship title in his final season as a full-time driver.

WRC Monza: Ogier seals emotional eighth world title in style

Sebastien Ogier ended his glittering full-time World Rally Championship career in style by winning Rally Monza to seal an eighth world title.

WRC Monza: Ogier survives scare as disaster strikes Evans

Sebastien Ogier survived a scare that could have derailed his World Rally Championship title bid while drama also struck rival Elfyn Evans on Sunday morning at Rally Monza.

Ogier keeping WRC title thoughts in check after “crazy” fight with Evans

Sebastien Ogier insists he isn’t beginning to think about lifting an eighth World Rally Championship title following a “crazy” Rally Monza fight with rival Elfyn Evans.

WRC Monza: Ogier edges Evans to close in on eighth world title

Sebastien Ogier remains on course for an eighth World Rally Championship title but holds only a slender 0.5s margin over rival Elfyn Evans ahead of Rally Monza’s final day.

WRC Monza: Ogier reclaims lead from Evans as title battle continues

Toyota’s Sebastien Ogier reclaimed the Rally Monza lead from World Rally Championship title rival Elfyn Evans as a titanic battle played out across Saturday morning’s stages.

Solberg surprised to be fighting for WRC top five at Rally Monza

Oliver Solberg says he has surprised himself a “a little bit” to be fighting towards the sharp end of the Rally Monza leaderboard in only his fourth top flight World Rally Championship outing.

Ogier: "Only danger" is myself in WRC title fight on Rally Monza

Sebastien Ogier believes “the only danger is himself” as a head-to-head battle with Elfyn Evans for this season's World Rally Championship title edges closer to its climax at Rally Monza.

WRC Monza: Evans grabs lead to increase pressure on Ogier

Toyota’s Elfyn Evans has grabbed the Rally Monza lead to increase the pressure on his World Rally Championship title rival team-mate Sebastien Ogier.

Fourmaux expects to rejoin WRC Rally Monza after roll

M-Sport’s Adrien Fourmaux expects to rejoin the World Rally Championship season finale on Saturday after a roll ended his Rally Monza Friday prematurely.

WRC Monza: Ogier leads Evans as title rivals trade times

Toyota’s Sebastian Ogier kicked off his quest for an eighth World Rally Championship by leading title rival team-mate Elfyn Evans after the opening morning loop of stages at Rally Monza.

M-Sport announces Greensmith will retain WRC seat for 2022

M-Sport Ford has confirmed Gus Greensmith will contest the full 2022 World Rally Championship campaign with the British squad.

Evans needs Ogier slip up to ignite WRC title hopes

Toyota’s Elfyn Evans says he will require a slip up from Sebastien Ogier to secure the 2021 World Rally Championship despite admitting he is driving better than ever.

How confronting self-doubt drove Ogier to become a WRC legend

This weekend's Rally Monza marks the end of an era in the World Rally Championship, as Sebastien Ogier prepares to bring down the curtain on his full-time career with an eighth title. For all his enduring success, the Toyota driver reveals in an exclusive interview that lingering insecurities have compelled his quest for perfection

M-Sport: Loeb WRC 2022 return talks ongoing

M-Sport has confirmed there are “plenty of talks” ongoing with World Rally Championship legend Sebastien Loeb regarding a possible return next year.

Ogier: WRC title fight has kept a lid on full-time career end emotions Rally Monza
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Ogier: WRC title fight has kept a lid on full-time career end emotions

Sebastian Ogier says the need to perform in this weekend’s World Rally Championship Rally Monza title decider has helped hold back the emotions of his final full-time event.

Evans ready to give WRC title his "best shot" in Monza finale

Elfyn Evans says he is ready to give it his “best shot” to win the World Rally Championship at this weekend’s title decider at Rally Monza.

Shock WRC return “important” for Suninen’s 2022 future

Teemu Suninen has labelled a surprise top tier World Rally Championship return with Hyundai at Rally Monza as an “important" opportunity to secure his 2022 future.

Solberg gets fourth co-driver of 2021 for Monza WRC finale

Oliver Solberg will team up with his fourth co-driver of the season, with Elliott Edmondson set to fill the seat for the World Rally Championship finale at Monza.

Tanak to miss WRC season finale in Monza, Suninen to deputise

Ott Tanak will sit out the final round of the World Rally Championship in Monza due to a personal family matter and will be replaced by Teemu Suninen.

Rally Monza to feature revised route for WRC season finale

Rally Monza organisers have confirmed a revised route that will see an equal split of closed road and circuit stages for next month’s World Rally Championship finale.