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    #8 Ott Tänak - Martin Järveoja #8
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    Toyota makes pre-Turkey WRC changes to remove rough-surface weakness:
    https://www.autosport.com/wrc/news/1...urkey-weakness
    Chris Ingram (GBR) - Ross Whittock (GBR)
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    M.Wilson interviewed re Rally Turkey states they had private test in the South of France which went well:
    https://www.talkativebroadcasting.co...-rally-turkey/
    Chris Ingram (GBR) - Ross Whittock (GBR)
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    Ford Turkey is ready for the rally:
    https://www.instagram.com/p/B2RD7eMDFfH/
    http://www.rallymadness.prv.pl - rally photos and movies!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fast Eddie WRC View Post
    Toyota makes pre-Turkey WRC changes to remove rough-surface weakness:
    https://www.autosport.com/wrc/news/1...urkey-weakness
    Tom Fowler says they've made suspension parts lighter in order to reduce mass from each corner of the car. And this was tested by Hänninen in Sardegna.

    EDIT: Wasn't paywall after all.
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    http://www.rallyturkey.com/wp-conten...Entry-List.pdf

    only 28 drivers left...

    let´s see how many will start after shakedown...
    "quattro best 4wd rallycar ever"

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    Quote Originally Posted by AnttiL View Post
    Tom Fowler says they've made suspension parts lighter in order to reduce mass from each corner of the car. And this was tested by Hänninen in Sardegna.

    EDIT: Wasn't paywall after all.
    Written like that the explanation does sound counter-intuitive. Preparing for rough rally by making suspension lighter..... then again those changes are meant for increasing grip.

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    Sounds like the engineers were maybe a tiny little bit sceptical but all 3 drivers unanimously chose these improvements to be implemented for increased performance. Must have been reliable on the test as well (plus in Sardinia with Juho), but whether that holds true in the rally will remain to be seen.
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    Shakedown stream started on WRC+

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