Sebastien Ogier says he is determined to wrap up victory on Wales Rally GB after maintaining his advantage at the head of the field on Saturday.

The Volkswagen man failed to set the pace on any of the seven stages that made up the third day of the event but will go into the final day of action of action having maintained a lead of just over 20 seconds on team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala.

The Frenchman will now seek to maintain his lead through the final six stages - totaling just under 52km - in order to celebrate his championship success with another victory.

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"I am happy with the way we handled this long day today," he said. "It was a good clean performance without any major mistakes. Surprisingly, the grip was better on most of today's stages than it was on Friday.

"For us, it was all about maintaining a steady lead over our team-mate Jari-Matti, and we did that perfectly. As such, we did not have to take too many risks and took a rather cautious approach to the many new stages.

"A 20-second lead is good and we can afford to drop a few seconds, but Jari-Matti won't give up and will keep pushing hard.

"This season we've had a car that is consistently good and haven't suffered from any failures, so if we can keep that going and stay in first place, it will be the perfect end to the season."