Five-time world champion Sebastien Ogier escaped any unforseen late drama to win the Rally of Corsica on Sunday and stretch his lead in the world championship.
After running unchallenged, Jean Todt has been re-elected as FIA president. "It is gratifying to have such universal support," he said.
Volkswagen, world champions for the past four years, said Wednesday they are withdrawing from the world rally championship dealing a major blow to the series.
Kris Meeke was fastest through five of six stages on Friday, though one was awarded after Hayden Paddon and Ott Tanak's cars caught fire.
World champion Sebastien Ogier blasted Rally of Sweden organisers as "idiots" on Wednesday after the race had eight stages cut due to lack of snow and rising temperatures.
Sebastien Ogier leads after day one of the Wales Rally GB, but Kris Meeke gave the world champion plenty to ponder.
Africa Cup of Nations champions Algeria arrived home Saturday to a hero's welcome from a huge crowd of supporters and a "water salute" for their plane at Algiers airport.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo announced on Saturday his retirement from international football after winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi lauded his players and claimed they deserved their Africa Cup of Nations success after a narrow final win.
Senegal and Algeria will contest the AFCON final, but pre-match focus is on the long friendship of coaches Djamel Belmadi and Aliou Cisse.
Odion Ighalo boosted his chances of winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday after he netted Nigeria's winner to ensure his side third place in the tournament with a 1-0 victo
Algeria head coach Djamel Belmadi hailed their AFCON triumph as an 'unbelievable' achievement for the country.