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- Makinen looks increasingly likely to be chasing a replacement for Esapekka Lappi next season – last year's Rally Finland winner is reckoned to be rapidly closing on a Citroen deal – and he's already spoken to the Northern Irishman about the potential of a 2019 seat. Makinen told : "I spoke with Kris, he could be one option, one possibility. We will speak to [Toyota in] ... ... Keep reading...

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news from Tuesday, September 18, 2018

- Heading into the series' summer break in June, Tanak was 72 points behind championship leader Thierry Neuville and 45 off reigning champion Sebastien Ogier. Since then, Tanak has won three rallies rallies in a row in Finland, German and Turkey, with last weekend's event Toyota's first WRC one-two in 20 years as he led home teammate Jari-Matti Latvala. Those results have ... ... Keep reading...

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- The reigning WRC champion, currently at M-Sport Ford, is expected to reveal his future imminently. Ogier has already made it clear this contract will be his last one before retiring, but there is potential it could stretch as far as three years. "I think it's getting closer," said Ogier of a 2019 contract, while declining to reveal the team involved. "I wanted to know more about the ... ... Keep r...

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