Billed as the biggest motorsport showdown of the year, three men headed into Cardiff for a dramatic winner-takes-all 2001 WRC finale.
Ford's Colin McRae on 42 points was just one point ahead of Mitsubishi's Tommi Makinen with Subaru ace Richard Burns only two points adrift and looking for an unprecedented fourth consecutive victory on this event.
Another contender with a mathematical chance of taking the title was Carlos Sainz who would also help Ford in its crucial duel with Peugeot for the manufacturers' honours. With so much at stake, the stage was set for a nail-biting climax...
The title contenders along with Gronholm, Rovanpera and Alister McRae roared into the Welsh forest in a full-on gladiatorial charge of mud and thunder. This official review features stunning action highlights, interviews and info.
Plus we'll put you in the hot seat with fantastic in-car camera footage from complete stages with Marcus Gronholm, Colin McRae and Richard Burns.
The best roadside views, the fastest in-car shots and some of the most intense rallying ever seen on British soil. Hang on tight for this down-to-the-wire epic!!