18th July 2019
To me its an indication of why M-Sport is going to the Puma (already hybrid) even though its no sort of performance car. The Mk4 Focus would be an ideal base car for rally but it seems the SUV...
The number of allowed engines per car per team will be reduced from three to two for 2022 https://www.dirtfish.com/rally/wrc/wrc-engine-allowance-set-to-be-reduced-in-2022/
and that has to do with WRC future? It's been 10 years since Focus was a WRC model and we don't need homologation specials such as the RS series to make a WRC car.
Mk4 Focus RS cancelled due costs for hybrid power ... https://drivetribe.com/p/bad-news-2021-ford-focus-rs-canceled-OJkaafXwT6Cr8nojcV_Vhw?iid=WQ2trBhHSiWreNTf7o9PbA
Just had a look at the link you posted to the 1990 stage in Guisborough. Iíll head over on the bike and take some photos at some point.