SS15 - Dhrontal 1 (22.22km): Duval quickest through SS15 as he pushes to stay third overall; Sordo second; Hirvonen third; Loeb fourth; Petter Solberg fifth; Aava sixth; Atkinson stalled at start; Latvala had a slow puncture after clipping a kerb; Al Qassimi had a brief off; Ogier heads the J-WRC category; Loeb leads the overall event by 31.4 seconds.

Stage times and overall standings after SS15.

Top ten stage times for SS15:

1. Francois Duval Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 14mins 23.1secs MT
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 01.8secs M
3. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 02.2secs M
4. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 10.7secs M
5. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 12.3secs M
6. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +00mins 22.4secs A8
7. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +00mins 28.4secs M
8. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 28.9secs A8
9. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 36.8secs M
10. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 38.0secs A8

Overall times after SS15:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 2hours 46mins 56.4secs M
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 31.4secs M
3. Francois Duval Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +01mins 33.6secs MT
4. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +01mins 39.7secs M
5. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +02mins 27.3secs M
6. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +03mins 55.2secs M
7. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +04mins 51.6secs A8
8. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +05mins 08.8secs A8
9. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +05mins 57.2secs M
10. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +06mins 01.4secs M
11. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +07mins 23.3secs A8
12. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +07mins 36.3secs A8
13. Conrad Rautenbach PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +08mins 09.1secs A8
14. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +11mins 47.5secs A8
15. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +12mins 20.4ecs M
16. Gareth Jones Subaru Impreza WRC 07 +14mins 19.7secs A8
17. Peter van Merksteijn Jr Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +15mins 14.3secs A8
18. Kris Meeke Renault Clio S1600 +15mins 10.9secs A6
19. Denis Kuipers Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +16mins 41.6secs A8
20. Sebastien Ogier Citroen C2 S1600 +16mins 46.1secs J

Overall JWRC after SS15:

1. Sebastien Ogier Citroen C2 S1600 3hours 03mins 42.5secs J
2. Aaron Burkart Citroen C2 S1600 +03mins 31.4secs J
3. Alessandro Bettega Renault Clio R3 +04mins 19.5secs J

Notable retirements:

DNS. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC 07 Did not start. A8
SS5. Gigi Galli Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 Went off the road. MT

SS9. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 Mechanical. J
SS11. Gilles Schammel Renault Clio R3 Went off the road. J

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

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

all times unofficial

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