SS16 - Baptism Site 2 (13.13 km): Galli fastest through SS16; Sordo second; Henning Solberg third; Atkinson fourth; Aava fifth; Hirvonen tenth - feet slipped off throttle pedal; Latvala eleventh - had trouble in a water-splash; Petter Solberg crashed out - crew ok; Sandell heads the JWRC category; Sordo leads the overall rally by 8.5 seconds.

Stage times and overall standings after SS16.

Top ten stage times for SS16:

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1. Gigi Galli Stobart Ford Focus WRC 07 6mins 41.2secs M
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 02.9secs M
3. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 07.2secs M
4. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2007 +00mins 07.5secs M
5. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +00mins 07.9secs A8
6. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 09.2secs A8
7. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 12.8secs M
8. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +00mins 16.0secs. M
9. Khalid Al-Qassimi BP Ford Focus RS WRC 07 +00mins 18.4secs A8
10. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Focus RS WRC 07 +00mins 19.8secs M

Overall times after SS16:

1. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 2hours 29mins 02.9secs M
2. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Focus RS WRC 07 +00mins 08.5secs M
3. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Focus RS WRC 07 +00mins 10.4secs M
4. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2007 +02mins 03.4secs M
5. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +03mins 07.2secs A8
6. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +04mins 56.5secs A8
7. Henning Solberg Stobart Ford Focus WRC 07 +05mins 10.9secs M
8. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 07 +06mins 56.3secs M
9. Khalid Al-Qassimi BP Ford Focus RS WRC 07 +07mins 10.5secs A8
10. Gigi Galli Stobart Ford Focus WRC 07 +11mins 29.7secs M
11. Patrik Sandell Renault Clio S1600 +15mins 52.1secs J
12. Sebastien Ogier Citroen C2 S1600 +17mins 43.2secs J
13. Jaan Molder Suzuki Swift S1600 +18mins 07.4secs J
14. Suhail Al Maktoum Subaru Impreza +18mins 47.9secs N4
15. Barry Clark Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 07 +20mins 22.0secs M
16. Shaun Gallagher Citroen C2 S1600 +20mins 52.9secs J
17. Gilles Schammel Renault Clio R3 +21mins 13.1secs J
18. Abdullah Al-Qassimi Mitsubishi Evolution 9 +21mins 17.7secs N4
19. Nick Geogiou Mitsubishi Evolution 9 +22mins 45.6secs N4
20. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2007 +23mins 36.4secs M

Overall JWRC after SS16:

1. Patrik Sandell Renault Clio S1600 2hours 44mins 55.0secs J
2. Sebastien Ogier Citroen C2 S1600 +01mins 51.1secs J
3. Jaan Molder Suzuki Swift S1600 +02mins 15.3secs J

Notable retirements:

SS1. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC Went off the road. M*
SS2/3. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC Engine. M
SS5. Milos Komljenovic Renault Clio R3 Accident. J
SS6. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2007 Hit a rock. M*
SS7. Gigi Galli Stobart Ford Focus WRC 07 Lost a wheel. M*
SS8/9. Conrad Rautenbach PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC Clutch. A8*

SS11. Conrad Rautenbach PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC Road section crash A8
SS11/12. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC Road section crash M
SS16. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2007 Went off the road. M

* denotes elected/able to re-start under SupeRally format.

M - denotes Manufacturer entry.
J - denotes Junior WRC entry.

all times unofficial