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Acropolis Rally: SS15

SS15 - New Pissia (11.30km): Wilson sets quickest time; Sordo second - just 0.2 seconds slower; Henning Solberg third followed by Rautenbach and Latvala; Ogier sixth; Ostberg had intercom problems – couldn't hear co-driver; Hirvonen leads overall by 1 minute 24.5 seconds.


Top ten stage times for SS15:

1. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 8mins 16.2secs MT
2. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 00.2secs M
3. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 04.5secs MT
4. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 04.7secs MT
5. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 05.1secs M
6. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 05.9secs A8
7. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 10.6secs M
8. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 11.9secs A8
9. Khalid Al-Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 16.1secs A8
10. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 +00mins 17.8secs A8


Overall times after SS15 / Top 20:

1. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 3hrs 46mins 53.3secs M
2. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +01mins 24.5secs A8
3. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +02mins 20.0secs M
4. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +04mins 02.7secs A8
5. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +04mins 03.6secs MT
6. Khalid Al-Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +06mins 48.2secs A8
7. Lambros Athanassoulas Skoda Fabia S2000 +12mins 14.1secs P
8. Nasser Al-Attiyah Subaru Impreza N14 +12mins 23.7secs P
9. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 +12mins 44.2secs A8
10. Armindo Araujo Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +13mins 20.9secs P

11. Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +13mins 24.8secs MT
12. Toshi Arai Subaru Impreza STi +14mins 53.5secs P
13. Martin Prokop Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +15mins 46.0secs P
14. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +19mins 10.7secs M
15. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +19mins 40.3secs MT
16. Andis Neiksans Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9 +20mins 28.2secs P
17. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +20mins 31.5secs MT
18. Bernardo Sousa FIAT Grande Punto S2000 +20mins 52.1secs P
19. Jon Williams Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X +25mins 13.1secs N4
20. Patrik Flodin Subaru Impreza N14 +25mins 57.0secs P


Overall PWRC after SS15 / Top 3:

1. Lambros Athanassoulas Skoda Fabia S2000 3hrs 59mins 07.4secs P
2. Nasser Al-Attiyah Subaru Impreza N14 +00mins 09.6secs P
3. Armindo Araujo Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +01mins 06.8secs P


Notable retirements:

SS2. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC Oil Pressure MT*

SS7. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC Crashed M
SS9. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC Suspension M*
SS9. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC Suspension MT*
SS10/11. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 Suspension A8*
SS12. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC Suspension A8


* denotes elected/able to restart under SupeRally

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

all times unofficial


Related Pictures

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Matthew Wilson (GBR) Scott Martin (GBR), Ford Focus RS WRC 08, Stobart VK M-Sport Ford Rally Team
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CB - Unregistered

June 17, 2009 8:38 AM

Yes believe it or not I am for real. To be consistantly in the top 5 times on a WRC event is impressive. It's a lot better than he has been doing. He was equalling or beating Sordo's times (who was in a similar position in terms of coming back in on Super rally. So think before just slagging someone off. This forum is becoming a bit like the F1 one, with people just having a go for the hell of it. Wilson is not as fast as Loeb. Great. But he is still doing pretty well and this performance showed he is capable of more. That's what I was saying. Not expecting a world championship out of him, just hoping he can go on and improve, show us what he really can do in the future. :)



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