SS16 - Surkee 2 (14.95km): Latvala fastest in SS16; Hirvonen second - 1.3 seconds slower; Loeb third followed by Sordo and Ogier; Ketomaa completes the top six; Rantanen has damper issues; Raikkonen 16th; Prokop heads the JWRC category; Hirvonen leads overall by 28 seconds.

Top ten stage times for SS16:

1. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 7mins 59.7secs M
2. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 01.3secs M
3. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 03.3secs M
4. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 07.8secs M
5. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 07.9secs MT
6. Jari Ketomaa Ketomaa WRT Subaru Impreza WRC +00mins 11.2secs A8
7. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 13.6secs MT
8. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 +00mins 13.8secs A8
9. Matti Rantanen Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 15.4secs MT
10. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 25.9secs A8

Overall times after SS16 / Top 20:

1. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 2hours 01mins 29.8secs M
2. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 28.0secs M
3. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +01mins 08.8secs M
4. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +01mins 10.2secs M
5. Matti Rantanen Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +03mins 31.4secs MT
6. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 +04mins 13.0secs A8
7. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +04mins 15.1secs MT
8. Jari Ketomaa Ketomaa WRT Subaru Impreza WRC +04mins 30.1secs A8
9. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +05mins 12.4secs MT
10. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +07mins 35.9secs A8
11. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +09mins 52.8secs A8
12. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +10mins 16.0secs MT
13. Juho H?nninen Skoda Fabia S2000 +10mins 54.1secs N4
14. Anton Al?n Fiat Grande Punto S2000 +13mins 04.6secs N4
15. Kimi R?ikk?nen Fiat Grande Punto S2000 +14mins 42.0secs N4
16. Patrik Flodin Subaru Impreza WRX Sti +14mins 47.6secs N4
17. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 +19mins 30.0secs J
18. Kalle Pinomaki Renault Clio R3 +20mins 10.8secs J
19. Mattias Therman Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC 08 +20mins 38.2secs A8
20. Georg Gross Subaru Impreza WRX Sti +21mins 07.4secs N4

Overall JWRC after SS16 / Top 3:

1. Martin Prokop Citroen C2 S1600 2hours 20mins 59.8secs J
2. Kalle Pinomaki Renault Clio R3 +00mins 40.8secs J
3. Aaron Burkart Suzuki Swift S1600 +03mins 07.3secs J

Notable retirements:

SS2/3. Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC Accident. MT*
SS3. Jukka Ketomaki Skoda Octavia WRC Mechanical. A8
SS4. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC Went off the road. A8*

SS12. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC Driveshaft. MT
SS13/14. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC Engine. A8
SS14. Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC Went off the road. MT

* 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