Malcolm Wilson goes back to being a happy man. The pattern of the team M-Sport saw it as the Monte carlo Rally, rewarding all of their efforts after fifty-five rallies without getting the victory. Four years of drought -from Wales 2012 – which ended with the victory of Sébastien Ogier in the debut of the new Ford Fiesta RS WRC ’17, triumph in addition to was watered by a total of seven scratch, the podium of Ott Tanak and the good feelings of Elfyn Evans with the other World Rally Car team, in this case with tires DMACK. Almost everything was perfect for the preparer of Cumbria.
As is logical, to the completion of the Monte carlo Rally, and despite the suffering of Ott Tanak to maintain his podium by the problems on the EcoBoost engine of your Party, Malcolm Wilson were excited: “I don’t have words to describe the feeling that permeates throughout the team. Obviously get to sign Ogier was an incredible feeling for me and it has been seen that it is the impulse that I needed the computer. Has a lot of experience and you can begin to understand the car. I know that will make very good comments and give us perspective and ideas of computer“.
“What pleases me the most, more than any other thing, is that the three
pilots marked scratch. That gives me a lot of confidence” explained Malcolm
Wilson in a statement to the official website of the championship, reaffirming
the good feelings that the team had at the Rally Monte carlo,
a test on the other hand is different to all the constraints
that surround it. “We have a great base to work on the new car,
so I just have to do it, keep working, and pushing. I’m
sure we can go to every rally and fight for the victory“.
satisfaction shared Sébastien Ogier at the end of the
rally: “I feel very good. you Always feel good when you win the Rally
Monte carlo, although this year we had one of the most difficult challenges.
We had to deal with some conditions truly demanding, in addition to
debut with the new car and the new team. It is amazing. We knew that
this test you can pass any case, but I really thought that we lacked
of the preparation necessary to aspire to the victory. I Am very happy because
the whole team deserves this. Never could have gained without them. We have
of work ahead, but we have started in the best way”.