SS16 - Riudecanyes 2 (16.32km): Hirvonen fastest through SS16; Latvala second - moves up to P7 overall; Sordo third; Loeb fourth; Aava fifth - moves up to P5 overall; Mikkelsen sixth; Prokop heads the JWRC category; Loeb leads the overall event by 22.7 seconds.

Stage times and overall standings after SS16.

Top ten stage times for SS16:

1. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 10mins 32.7secs M
2. Jari-Matti Latvala Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 01.4secs MT
3. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 02.2secs M
4. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 05.1secs M
5. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +00mins 05.5secs A8
6. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 05.7secs A8
7. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 05.8secs M
8. Francois Duval BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 08.1secs M
9. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 08.5secs M
10. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 11.1secs M

Overall times after SS16:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 3hours 02mins 39.8secs M
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 22.7secs M
3. Francois Duval BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 54.3secs M
4. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +01mins 06.3secs M
5. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +03mins 23.9secs A8
6. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +03mins 26.8secs M
7. Jari-Matti Latvala Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +03mins 59.7secs MT
8. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +03mins 59.8secs M
9. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus WRC 07 +04mins 56.5secs A8
10. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +07mins 17.8secs M
11. Brice Tirabassi Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +08mins 29.5secs A8
12. Henning Solberg Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 07 +09mins 27.1secs MT
13. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 07 +09mins 39.6secs MT
14. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +10mins 52.4secs M
15. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru WRC S12b +11mins 14.9secs A8
16. Peter van Merksteijn Ford Focus RS WRC 07 +12mins 05.1secs A8
17. Eamonn Boland Subaru Impreza WRC S12b +17mins 14.8secs A8
18. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 +18mins 08.4secs J
19. Alessandro Bettega Renault Clio R3 +18mins 47.8secs J
20. Gareth Jones Subaru Impreza WRC S12B +19mins 10.9secs A8

Overall JWRC after SS16:

1. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 3hours 20mins 14.2secs J
2. Alessandro Bettega Renault Clio R3 +00mins 43.4secs J
3. Aaron Burkart Citroen C2 S1600 +01mins 14.4secs J

Notable retirements:

DNS. Francesco Fanari Citroen C2-R2 Did not start - ill. J
SS2. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC Went off the road. M*
SS3. Peter Jr van Merksteijn Ford Focus RS WRC 06 Went off the road. A8*
SS6/7. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 Retired from day 1 after SS6. A8*
SS6/7. Sergio Perez Citroen C2 S1600 Mechanical. J

SS7. Peter Jr van Merksteijn Ford Focus RS WRC 06 Accident. A8
SS12/13. Sebastien Ogier Citroen C2 S1600 Radiator. J

SS13. Conrad Rautenbach PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC Stopped in stage. A8

* 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