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WRC champion Ott Tanak switches to Hyundai through 2021

Newly-crowned World Rally Champion Ott Tanak will switch from Toyota to Hyundai after signing a two-year deal with the manufacturer. Tanak joined Toyota for 2018, having previously risen through the ranks with M-Sport, and placed third in the championship. Tanak and Toyota emerged as the pacesetters in 2019, taking six wins, and at last weekend’s Rally Catalunya clinched the title, ending Sebastien Ogier’s six-year reign. On Thursday it was duly confirmed that Tanak will leave Toyota after the upcoming Rally Australia and don Hyundai’s colours through 2021. “I have big respect for what Hyundai has accomplished; we’ve been fighting closely against each other...
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