Sébastien Ogier lives in a state of grace permanent. Three titles in the WRC in a row and a start of 2016, with two wins and 56 points 56 possible invite to the optimism all. In the absence of a few days of the start of the third round of the championship, the pilot of the Gap has a challenge in mind. His victory in the Rally of Mexico, Ogier will match your record of consecutive wins in the WRC. A way of celebrating another anniversary, that the the Rally Guanajuato Mexico will be the test number 100 of Ogier in the World Championship of Rallies.
And the truth is that few scenarios are more conducive to the interests of the pilot of Volkswagen Motorsport. Since the victory in 2010 by Sébastien Loeb at the wheel of the Citroën C4 WRC, lquote mexican has been conquered year after year by French pilots. Sébastien Ogier accumulates three consecutive wins in this test, which can serve to close the circle: “The Rally of Mexico will be the 100th of my career. A victory would be the best way to celebrate it. Eight years ago won the World Junior there. The last three visits to Mexico have been very good for us”.
But as we say, the great challenge of Sébastien Ogier is to equalize the number of consecutive wins, a bet staff to get to the controls of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC. So far, the French accumulate 11 wins in a row since he reached the first position in the Vodafone Rally de Portugal 2015. To get the victory in Mexico would mean you could match his record of 12 victories, which occurred between the rallies of Australia in 2014 and Finland’s 2014 victories in its first third helped him to score his first title.