Citroen's Mads Ostberg was disappointed to slip from fourth to tenth on the final day of Rally Sweden, round two in WRC 2015.

Ostberg looked to be in a safe fourth going into Sunday's leg, but in the opening stage of the day, the 15 kilometre Lesjofors test, SS19, he lost control of his DS3 WRC and ended up stuck in a snow bank, losing over five minutes. He later said a handbrake problem was to blame.

It was a bitter end to a trying weekend for the Norwegian, especially as he looked set for at least podium until Saturday, when he picked up a puncture in SS11, dropping him out of the fight at the front.

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"It's been a roller-coaster from beginning to end," Ostberg wrote on his Facebook page. "Had several issues with the car throughout the weekend [and] ended [up] in tenth position overall.

"My expectations were high, and I'm disappointed right now. But it is a long season and I promise you haven't seen the last of me!"

Speaking after the final test and after picking up an extra bonus point with the third fastest time in the Power Stage, Ostberg added: "We did a good stage [at the end] and for the first time in the whole rally the car is working as it should. I am happy with that but it is disappointing when you see what could have been."

"We are going to turn our attention very quickly to Rally Mexico [now - the next event]. We have to hold onto the positive aspects from Sweden and forget the rest," he continued.

"We have to remember even with our problems here, we were still capable of fighting for a podium spot," Ostberg emphasised.