SS7 - Mooball 1 (5.85km): Latvala fastest through a very slippery SS7 - just 0.1 seconds up on Ogier; Loeb third - despite a throttle problem - followed by Sordo and Hirvonen; Henning Solberg completes top six; Al Qassimi retired - broken steering; Prokop leads the P-WRC category; Latvala leads overall by 1.3 seconds.

Top ten stage times for SS7:

1. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 4mins 41.7secs M
2. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 00.1secs MT
3. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 01.5secs M
4. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 02.6secs M
5. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 02.7secs M
6. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 05.1secs MT
7. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 08.2secs MT
8. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 11.7secs MT
9. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 12.6secs MT
10. Martin Prokop Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +00mins 17.4secs P

Overall times after SS7 / Top 15:

1. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 26mins 59.1secs M
2. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 01.3secs MT
3. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 05.7ecs M
4. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 07.5secs M
5. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 07.6secs M
6. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 30.4secs MT
7. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 50.9secs MT
8. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +01mins 09.3secs MT
9. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +01mins 19.3secs MT
10. Martin Prokop Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +02mins 19.0secs P
11. Hayden Paddon Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +02mins 24.5secs N4
12. Bernardo Sousa FIAT Abarth Grande Punto S2000 +02mins 29.2secs P
13. Neal Bates Toyota Corolla S2000 +02mins 33.5secs P
14. Richard Mason Subaru Impreza WRX STI +02mins 34.0secs P
15. Cody Crocker Subaru Impreza WRX STI +02mins 36.0secs P

Overall PWRC after SS7 / Top 3:

1. Martin Prokop Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX 29mins 18.1secs P
2. Bernardo Sousa FIAT Abarth Grande Punto S2000 +00mins 10.2secs P
3. Neal Bates Toyota Corolla S2000 +00mins 14.5secs P

Notable retirements:

SS5. Mark Tapper Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX Rolled. P
SS7. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC Steering. A8
SS7. Eyvind Brynildsen Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX Engine. P

* denotes elected/able to re-start under SupeRally format.

M - denotes Manufacturer entry.
MT - denotes Manufacturer Team entry.
P - denotes Production WRC entry.

all times unofficial

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