Video: How the M-Sport story began

Malcolm Wilson opens up on the start of his team's journey towards the top of the World Rally Championship

M-Sport has led Ford’s World Rally Championship efforts for nearly a quarter of a century, and taken titles both as a factory outfit and as a semi-works underdog with Sébastien Ogier.

But the British team’s origins are humble and low-key.

Founder Malcolm Wilson recently sat down with DirtFish’s Colin Clark and David Evans to talk through his earliest days in rallying, why he insisted on balancing his own business with his driving career, and the beginnings of M-Sport’s rise to the top. Watch the exclusive video above.