SS2 - Portigliolo-Bocca Albitrina 1 (16.62km): Loeb fastest through SS2; Sordo second - 2.7 seconds slower; Duval third; Hirvonen fourth; Latvala fifth; Petter Solberg sixth; Aava was 6 mins late at TC - picked up a 1 min penalty; Prokop heads the JWRC category; Loeb leads the overall event by 7.2 seconds.

Top ten stage times for SS2:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 9mins 21.9secs M
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 02.7secs M
3. Francois Duval BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 05.4secs M
4. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 06.4secs M
5. Jari-Matti Latvala Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 10.0secs MT
6. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 11.0secs M
7. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 11.8secs M
8. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 18.8secs A8
9. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +00mins 30.5secs M
10. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +00mins 30.6secs M

Overall times after SS2:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 18mins 49.3secs M
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 07.2secs M
3. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 10.4secs M
4. Francois Duval BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 12.7secs M
5. Jari-Matti Latvala Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 20.6secs MT
6. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 24.4secs M
7. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 25.4secs M
8. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 55.6secs MT
9. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +01mins 00.9secs M
10. Conrad Rautenbach PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +01mins 01.3secs A8
11. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +01mins 01.6secs M
12. Brice Tirabassi Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +01mins 02.0secs A8
13. Mads Ostberg Adapta WRT Subaru WRC +01mins 05.6secs A8
14. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +01mins 13.2secs A8
15. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +01mins 32.5secs A8
16. Barry Clark Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +01mins 53.0secs A8
17. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +01mins 53.2secs A8
18. Francois Padrona Subaru Impreza WRC +01mins 56.3secs A8
19. Gareth Jones Subaru Impreza WRC S12B +01mins 56.5secs A8
20. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus WRC 07 +02mins 01.4secs A8

Overall JWRC after SS2:

1. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 20mins 51.6secs J
2. Pierre Campana Renault Clio R3 MAXI +00mins 05.6secs J
3. Alessandro Bettega Renault Clio R3 +00mins 17.0secs J

Notable retirements:

SS1. Michal Kosciuszko Suzuki Swift S1600 Accident. 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