SS8 - Calcatoggio-Plage du Liamone 1 (25.17km): Loeb fastest through SS8; Hirvonen second; Duval third; Latvala fourth; Petter Solberg fifth; Atkinson sixth; Campana heads the JWRC category; Loeb leads the overall event by 38.5 seconds.

Top ten stage times for SS8:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 17mins 09.2secs M
2. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 01.2secs M
3. Francois Duval BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 05.6secs M
4. Jari-Matti Latvala Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 08.5secs MT
5. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 12.7secs M
6. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +00mins 13.3secs M
7. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 19.3secs A8
8. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +00mins 26.1secs A8
9. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 34.1secs MT
10. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +00mins 36.4secs A8

Overall times after SS8:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 1hour 40mins 59.8secs M
2. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 38.5secs M
3. Francois Duval BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 42.5secs M
4. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +01mins 34.8secs M
5. Jari-Matti Latvala Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +01mins 35.5secs MT
6. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +01mins 41.8secs M
7. Urmo Aava PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +04mins 06.6secs A8
8. Toni Gardemeister Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +04mins 30.2secs M
9. Brice Tirabassi Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008 +04mins 37.8secs A8
10. Conrad Rautenbach PH Sport-Citroen C4 WRC +04mins 53.6secs A8
11. P-G Andersson Suzuki WRT SX4 WRC +04mins 55.5secs M
12. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +05mins 04.1secs MT
13. Mads Ostberg Adapta WRT Subaru WRC +05mins 06.7secs A8
14. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +07mins 18.5secs A8
15. Andreas Mikkelsen Ramsport Ford Focus WRC 07 +07mins 24.8secs A8
16. Barry Clark Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +07mins 36.6secs A8
17. Gareth Jones Subaru Impreza WRC S12B +08mins 47.9secs A8
18. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07 +09mins 09.0secs A8
19. Pierre Campana Renault Clio R3 MAXI +09mins 47.9secs J
20. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 +09mins 54.6secs J

Overall JWRC after SS8:

1. Pierre Campana Renault Clio R3 MAXI 1hour 50mins 47.7secs J
2. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 +00mins 06.7secs J
3. Alessandro Bettega Renault Clio R3 +00mins 25.5secs J

Notable retirements:

SS1. Michal Kosciuszko Suzuki Swift S1600 Accident. J
SS3. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC Accident. M

* 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