Driver Profile

Driver: Pontus Tidemand
Country: Sweden
Co-Driver: Emil Axelsson
Country: Sweden
Team: Team MRF

Pontus Tidemand

24 year old Pontus Tidemand has accumulated an enviable list of career high-lights.

The Swede become the youngest competitor to win the Swedish Rally Championship in 2011, in 2013 he claimed the Junior WRC title, while 2014 included 8th outright at Rally Sweden and a WRC 2 win at Rally Germany.

Tidemand and experienced co-driver Emil Axelsson will drive a factory-backed Skoda Fabia S2000 in this years APRC.

The learning curve will be steep, but expect to the see some spectacular performances from the young Swede.

Emil Axelsson has previous APRC experience as co-driver for PG Andersson who drove for the Proton factory supported team in the 2012 APRC.