Ford’s Fiesta in Sweden
FORD has filled the podium in the opening round of the World Rally Championship in Sweden. Finn Mikko Hirvonen claimed victory in the only allsnow event on the WRC calendar. The Ford Fiesta driver repeated his 2010 Rally of Sweden win, 6.5 seconds ahead of Norwegian Mads Ostberg, in a semi-works Fiesta, and Finn JariMatti Latvala, Hirvonen’s teammate. The next round will be in Mexico on March 6.