M Sport Ford WrC Team’s Teemu Suninen says that next weekend’s season opening Monte Carlo rally will be challenging due to tricky road conditions that the teams are expecting.
Speaking to Paddock Eye at Autosport International on Thursday the Finn said he is excited about the new season and wants to add to Ford’s successful history in the WRC. Suninen said that it is advantage that he has a fellow Finn in the car with Esapekka Lappi joining the team.
The pair have a similar driving style and Suninen said it is great to have similar pace notes and that is an advantage.
When it comes to his expectations for the opening rally of the season in a Monte Carlo, Suninen said that they just want to make it through the weekend and come away from the event with a strong result.