The FIA has published an updated entry list for the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship on the eve of this weekend's Rally Mexico, the third round in the series.
The new list includes the addition of a second team for Hyundai – 'Hyundai Motorsport N', with Dani Sordo set to run under this banner in Portugal next month. He will use the #20 there. Other than that there are no other alterations compared to the version released back in December.
The full 2014 WRC list, as of March 5, is as follows, although it should be noted that registrations do remain open until May 26.
2014 FIA World Rally Championship - List of entrants:
Citroen Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team
Kris Meeke Citroen DS3 WRC
Thierry Neuville Hyundai i20 WRC
M-Sport World Rally Team
Mikko Hirvonen Ford Fiesta RS WRC
Sebastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC
Hyundai Motorsport N
Hyundai i20 WRC
Jipocar Czech National Team Martin Prokop Ford Fiesta RS WRC
RK M-Sport World Rally Team Robert Kubica Ford Fiesta RS WRC
Volkswagen Motorsport II Andreas Mikkelsen Volkswagen Polo R WRC
Drivers in italics
were not included on the entry list released by FIA.
The nominated Manufacturer driver must contest a minimum of 10 events, in accordance with the 2014 FIA WRC Sporting Regulations.
**Citroen, M-Sport and VW all have regular second drivers, namely Mads Ostberg, Elfyn Evans and Jari-Matti Latvala respectively. Hyundai's second driver varies from event-to-event, with Juho Hanninen, Dani Sordo, Chris Atkinson and Hayden Paddon all on the team's books and now set to benefit from the addition of a third car.