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Kalle Rovanperä, Jonne Halttunen, Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota GR Yaris Rally1
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WRC Rally Poland
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Why Rovanpera's Poland win will be remembered as one of his great WRC drives

Kalle Rovanpera has won a World Rally Championship event he wasn’t even entered for. From his mad dash to stand-in for Sebastien Ogier to falling asleep watching onboards, here’s how the Finn became a supersub superstar at Rally Poland

Kalle Rovanpera has rewritten the World Rally Championship record books in becoming the youngest event winner, world champion and back-to-back title winner, and now he’s won a rally he wasn’t even supposed to contest. Is there anything the flying Finn can’t do in a rally car?

It’s a valid question, because Rovanpera and co-driver Jonne Halttunen defied the odds to take victory in Poland after receiving a last-minute call up to act as the perfect supersub for Toyota in its hour of need.

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