Podcast: Toyota’s inside track on Estonia and what’s next

In Spin's first episode since WRC restarted, Colin Clark turns a gentle journey home into an in-depth delve of Toyota


The World Rally Championship’s first comeback round, in Estonia, is done and DirtFish’s Colin Clark is on the boat home from Tallinn to Helsinki. But, being Colin, it’s no quiet journey. As he manages to bump into Toyota’s sporting director Kaj Lindström and its technical director Tom Fowler.

He therefore gets the latest inside track from the Toyota team, as the pair reflect on a surprising comeback Rally Estonia and look ahead at how Toyota intends to tackle the uniquely challenging Rally Turkey.

The prodigious Kalle Rovanperä, the sense or otherwise of rotating drivers plus how to adapt to 2022’s hybrid regulations, among other things, are discussed too. As is what Toyota has up its sleeve to beat its rivals for the rest of the year…

Have a listen below.