SS2 - Grab?wka (12.09km): Hirvonen quickest through a 'bloody quick' SS2; Loeb 'best of rest' again - 0.5 seconds slower, complained of overheating problems; Latvala third; Sordo fourth followed by Petter Solberg and Mikkelsen; Ostberg had to stop in the stage - overheating, lost over 60 seconds; Abbring heads the JWRC category; Loeb now leads overall by 0.5 seconds.

Top ten stage times for SS2:

1. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 6mins 49.7secs M
2. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 00.5secs M
3. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 03.1secs M
4. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 04.2secs M
5. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC +00mins 08.1secs A8
6. Andreas Mikkelsen Skoda Fabia WRC +00mins 08.4secs A8
7. Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 09.6secs MT
8. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 10.1secs MT
9. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 10.9secs A8
10. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 13.0secs MT

Overall times after SS2 / Top 20:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 8mins 38.8secs M
2. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 00.5secs M
3. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 04.7secs M
= Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 04.7secs M
5. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC +00min 07.3secs A8
6. Andreas Mikkelsen Skoda Fabia WRC +00mins 08.9secs A8
7. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 10.9secs MT
8. Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 11.6secs MT
9. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 11.7secs A8
10. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 14.2secs MT
11. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 16.9secs MT
12. Krzysztof Holowczyc Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 17.4secs A8
13. Zbigniew Staniszewski Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +00mins 53.9secs N4
14. Michal Bebenek Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +00mins 54.5secs N4
15. Vytautas Svedas Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +01mins 04.6secs N4
16. Maciej Oleksowicz Peugeot 207 S2000 +01mins 05.3secs N4
17. Hermann Gassner Jr Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +01mins 07.6secs N4
18. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 +01mins 11.0secs A8
19. Kevin Abbring Renault Clio RS R3 +01mins 19.6secs J
20. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 +01mins 20.7secs J

Overall JWRC after SS2 / Top 3:

1. Kevin Abbring Renault Clio RS R3 9mins 58.4secs J
2. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 +00mins 01.1secs J
3. Michal Kosciuszko Suzuki Swift S1600 +00mins 01.5secs J

Notable retirements:

None.

* 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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