FIA

BREAKING NEWS: Latvala
wins in Argentina

Jari-Matti Latvala took his maiden Rally Argentina victory when he won the fifth round of the FIA World Rally Championship by 1min 26.9sec from Volkswagen Polo R team-mate Sébastien Ogier.

It was Volkswagen’s ninth consecutive WRC victory, breaking the record previously held by Citroen. Kris Meeke finished third for the French squad in a DS3, a further 4min 27.8sec behind.

Ogier won the El Condor Power Stage to take maximum bonus points. Mikko Hirvonen claimed two points for second with Latvala taking one.

More news to follow.