WRC Portugal: Evans extends lead, Ogier and Loeb in trouble again

Overnight pacesetter Evans managed to briefly extend his margin over championship leader Rovanpera after winning the day’s opening stage, before Rovanpera responded to close the gap to 10.2s.
Evans then stamped his authority on the morning to win the final stage of the loop to open up an 18.4s lead over Rovanpera.
The battle for the remaining podium spot intensified as a fired up Takamoto …Keep reading Source

WRC Portugal: Evans leads Rovanpera after brutal Friday

Evans avoided a spate of punctures, technical issues and accidents that affected many of his rivals across the day’s surprisingly rough eight gravel stage.
The Welshman claimed four stage wins, winning the final head-to-head super special to lead Rovanpera by 13.6s, with Hyundai’s Dani Sordo third, 44.4s adrift.
Evans blitzed the first two stages to grab the lead before losing the …Keep reading Source