SS1 - Killeri 1 (2.06 km): Loeb quickest through the Killeri SSS - 0.1 seconds up on Sordo; Hirvonen third followed by Ogier and Novikov; Petter Solberg completes top six; Raikkonen 20th; Prokop heads the JWRC category; Loeb leads overall by 0.1 seconds.

Top ten stage times for SS1:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 1mins 20.3secs M
2. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 00.1secs M
3. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 00.9secs M
4. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 01.2secs MT
= Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 01.2secs MT
6. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC +00mins 01.4secs A8
7. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 01.5secs MT
= Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 01.5secs M
9. Jari Ketomaa Ketomaa WRT Subaru Impreza WRC +00mins 01.7secs A8
10. Matti Rantanen Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 01.9secs MT

Overall times after SS1 / Top 20:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 1mins 20.3secs M
2. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 00.1secs M
3. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 00.9secs M
4. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 01.2secs MT
= Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 01.2secs MT
6. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC +00mins 01.4secs A8
7. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 01.5secs MT
= Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 01.5secs M
9. Jari Ketomaa Ketomaa WRT Subaru Impreza WRC +00mins 01.7secs A8
10. Matti Rantanen Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 01.9secs MT
11. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 02.0secs A8
12. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 +00mins 02.1secs A8
13. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 02.2secs MT
14. Juho H?nninen Skoda Fabia S2000 +00mins 04.4secs N4
15. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 04.5secs MT
= Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 04.5secs A8
17. Jukka Ketomaki Skoda Octavia WRC +00mins 05.2secs A8
18. Janne Tuohino Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 9 +00mins 06.3secs N4
= Anton Al?n Fiat Grande Punto S2000 +00mins 06.3secs N4
20. Kimi R?ikk?nen Fiat Grande Punto S2000 +00mins 06.4secs N4

Overall JWRC after SS1 / Top 3:

1. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 1mins 30.9secs J
2. Kalle Pinomaki Renault Clio R3 +00mins 00.5secs J
3. Michal Kosciuszko Suzuki Swift S1600 +00mins 01.1secs 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