Andreas Mikkelsen testing the Fabia R5 for the Monte carlo


The abrupt departure of Volkswagen Motorsport has left
Andreas Mikkelsen as the main victim
. The pilot is Norwegian, in the shadow of the
decisions of Ogier and Latvala, has been in the market for pilots when
almost all the World Rally Cars had already owner. In this way, and waiting for
see if you can bring one of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC 2017 to the competition,
Andreas Mikkelsen has had to take a step back in the face at the Rally
Monte carlo
, test on the that will compete at the wheel of a Skoda Fabia R5
official Skoda Motorsport.

Although this is a timely agreement between the two parties,
Andreas Mikkelsen and Skoda have been put to work, and have completed a
test with the Fabia R5
to prepare the Monte carlo Rally. A session
evidence important to the Norwegian, the whole time I had never driven the Fabia
despite being an official driver of the Czech brand for several seasons.
By then, the category R5 had not yet taken shape, and Mikkelsen won
his two titles in the IRC at the wheel of his predecessor
, the fast, effective and
reliable Skoda Fabia S2000.

Although the goal for Andreas Mikkelsen, at 27 years old is
driving the Volkswagen Polo R WRC 2017 ome concrete evidence
calendar to remain active and visible to the manufacturers face to
2018, this option is managed Even Management does not end close.
With all and while the Norwegian may define their program of face to the next
season, Mikkelsen becomes one of the favorites to victory in the
category WRC2 face at the Rally Monte carlo
, test that it has added two
consecutive podiums in their last two editions.