SS17 - Kaipolanvuori (13.64km): Latvala fastest through SS17; Hirvonen second - 1.4 seconds up on Loeb in third, who is now having to sweep the roads; Atkinson fourth; Mikkelsen fifth; Sordo sixth; Loeb leads the overall rally by 12.9 seconds.

Stage times and overall standings after SS17.

Top ten stage times for SS17:

1. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 07 7mins 06.6secs M
2. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 07 +00mins 00.3secs M
3. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 01.7secs M
4. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 04.5secs M
5. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +00mins 05.8secs A8
6. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 06.1secs M
7. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +00mins 07.8secs A8
8. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 11.4secs M
9. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 11.7secs MT
10 Matti Rantanen Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +00mins 16.7secs A8

Overall times after SS17:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 1hour 55mins 42.9secs M
2. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 07 +00mins 12.9secs M
3. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +02mins 10.9secs M
4. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +02mins 21.2secs MT
5. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +02mins 35.9secs M
6. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +03mins 07.4secs M
7. Matti Rantanen Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +04mins 30.6secs A8
8. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +05mins 35.5secs M
9. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +05mins 53.7secs A8
10. Conrad Rautenbach PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +07mins 10.1secs A8
11. Luis-Perez Companc Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 07 +07mins 13.3secs MT
12. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 07 +08mins 06.9secs MT
13. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 07 +09mins 13.0secs M
14. Juho Hanninen Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 +09mins 19.3secs P
15. Patrik Flodin Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 +10mins 10.5secs P
16. Jussi V?lim?ki Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 9 +11mins 29.1secs P
17. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +12mins 59.0secs A8
18. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +13mins 45.7secs M
19. Simone Campedelli Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 +13mins 52.7secs P
20. Oscar Svedlund Subaru Impreza WRX Sti +14mins 04.5secs P

Overall JWRC after SS17:

1. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 2hours 11mins 41.6secs J
2. Michal Kosciuszko Suzuki Swift S1600 +00mins 02.7secs J
3. Patrik Sandell Renault Clio S1600 +00mins 14.8secs J

Overall PWRC after SS17:

1. Juho Hanninen Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 2hours 05mins 02.2secs P
2. Patrik Flodin Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 +00mins 51.2secs P
3. Jussi V?lim?ki Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 9 +02mins 09.8secs P

Notable retirements:

SS3. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 07 Went off the road. M#
SS6. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC Went off the road. A8
SS7. Andreas Aigner Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 9 Accident. N4
SS8. Subhan Aksa Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 Accident P
SS9. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC Went off the road. A8#
SS10. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus RS WRC 06 Went off the road. A8#
SS10. Naren Kumar Subaru Impreza WRX Sti Mechanical P
SS12. Evgeniy Vertunov Subaru Impreza WRX STi Mechanical P

SS14. Kalle Pinomaki Suzuki Swift S1600 Mechanical J
SS16. Gigi Galli Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 Rolled. MT
SS16. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC Crashed. M
SS16. Juha Salo Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 9 Crashed. P

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

M - denotes Manufacturer entry.
MT - denotes Manufacturer Team entry.
J - denotes Junior WRC entry.
P - denotes Production WRC entry.

all times unofficial