This morning's Rally Italia Sardegna shakedown presented the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT drivers with different challenges. Andreas Mikkelsen was the hardest-working driver, completing seven runs as he looked to build confidence in the C3 WRC.
As the season hits the halfway stage, the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT has entered a new line-up in Sardinia. The Citroën C3 WRCs will be driven by Kris Meeke/Paul Nagle, Craig Breen/Scott Martin and Andreas Mikkelsen/Anders Jæger.
Contested on roads around Fafe, Rally de Portugal’s short final leg had no bearing on the overall standings. Craig Breen and Scott Martin ended the event as the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT's highest-placed crew, finishing fifth overall.
After a very closely contested opening leg, the positions settled down and the gaps stretched between the crews on day two of Rally de Portugal. Continuing their solid race, Craig Breen and Scott Martin ended the day fifth overall.