Five-time world rally champion Sebastien Ogier will fight for the sixth title in 2018 as part of M-Sport.
Late Tuesday night the team from Cumbria confirmed the extension of the contract with the French racer, a partner in the next season will be Elfyn Evans, while Ott Tanak goes to Toyota.
About who will drive the third car run by M-Sport in 2018, will be announced in the coming weeks.
“The extension of contracts with Sebastien and Elfina – great news for our entire team, commented the boss of M-Sport Malcolm Wilson. – With this team we will have a good chance at a title defense, but, of course, have easy. Our rivals are not sitting idly by. I think the struggle in the championship next season will be very tight, but we have to give everything 110%”.
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