Andreas Mikkelsen insists for the Volkswagen Polo R WRC


Andreas Mikkelsen signed an excellent Rally Monte carlo. Without options up to a World Rally Car, the Norwegian joined the official team of Skoda Motorsport. At the controls one of the Fabia R5 was not only able to win the category WRC2, but at times rolled faster than some of the riders that they did have a World Rally Car new wedge. A sample of speed which for the moment has not changed the situation for the pilot Norwegian, any time you Andreas Mikkelsen is still waiting for the Volkswagen Polo R WRC 2017 to compete at the top level.

With S├ębastien Ogier and Jari-Matti Latvala and M-Sport and Toyota respectively, Andreas Mikkelsen is the great instigator of the homologation of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC 2017 and implementation of the competition, and for that you will need the approval of other manufacturers competing in the WRC: “I Want the Polo, is the only car that I know to ride. I have done many test with it, it is really very special. I have to look for sponsors to run, we try to make Portugal and then Poland. I want to compete in three tests and come back to a team official for the upcoming season. Everyone is working hard, Volkswagen is doing everything possible to“.

Although the future of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC 2017 is uncertain, and therefore Andreas Mikkelsen has no very clear your program, the Norwegian will try to stay active and visible if, for any manufacturer features their services: “2017 it is difficult, the teams have their drivers signed, but we are working on and the goal is to be in the team more competitive in 2018, and to fight for the world championship title. I’m going to do the acknowledgements of all the rallies this year and then we’ll see what budget we can muster to make as many rallies as possible in order to stay strong for 2018″.