M-Sport restful “has work to enact” despite breakthrough WRC grab
New signing Ott Tanak’s triumph in Sweden earlier this month ended the Ford squad’s WRC victory drought that had stretched assist to January 2022, when Sebastien Loeb scored a eminent grab in Monte Carlo.
This most up-to-the-minute grab came following a faultless drive from Tanak in most efficient his 2d WRC look riding the Ford Puma. The Estonian however scored most efficient one stage grab, proving that the present Tanak/Puma bundle is no longer quickest in contrast with opponents Toyota and Hyundai.
Wilson overtly admits that there remains to be extra to advance for the Puma however is assured his team will develop into stronger because the year continues.
“It has been huge to enact a outcome fancy that however we know there are restful rather numerous things we ought to make stronger,” Wilson suggested Motorsport.com.
“I will admit there shouldn’t be any longer a seek details from we have got work to enact however it no doubt is work that we are able to enact. I trust we are able to determine on up stronger.”
Ott Tänak, Martin Järveoja, M-Sport Ford World Rally Crew Ford Puma Rally1
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When pressed on the areas his team desires to make stronger, he added: “There are about a things we ought to peer at. We might perhaps perhaps be working flat out to offer Ott what he wants.
“You are so restricted with what it’s likely you’ll perhaps presumably enact attributable to the homologation [rules] however there are things we are able to enact within the technical regs to if truth be told correct create him extra relaxed within the car.
“I would verbalize performance-vivid we know we are k. Ourselves and Toyota are a diminutive of bit slower on top scuttle which it’s likely you’ll also leer on about a of the phases in Sweden however this tournament is rather real.”
Crew foremost Richard Millener confirmed to Motorsport.com that the team is working to construct the Puma within the background.
M-Sport will conduct a pre-tournament take a look at sooner than subsequent month’s first gravel spherical of the year in Mexico. Tanak will open the tournament going via the downside of opening the avenue, after his Sweden grab catapulted the 2019 world champion to the stay of the championship standings.