Headline: Rally Sweden: Day 3
Evans wins, Rovanpera on the podium with stunning drives in the Toyota Yaris WRC
Elfyn Evans has scored his first victory with the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team following a dominant performance at Rally Sweden in just his second event behind the wheel of the Toyota Yaris WRC. Joining him on the podium was 19-year-old rookie sensation Kalle Rovanpera, who came out on top in a thrilling battle with his world champion team-mate Sebastien Ogier for third place with a stunning run through the rally-ending Power Stage. Together, the trio continued the team’s outstanding start to the season with its all-new driver line-up: Toyota has taken the lead of the manufacturers’ championship, while Evans jointly leads the drivers’ championship for the first time in his career.