» BACK TO CRASH.NET

Crash.Net WRC News

Rally Australia: SS19 - Hirvonen fastest

5 September 2009

SS19 - Urliup (5.24km): Hirvonen fastest through SS19 - 1 second up on Ogier; Latvala third followed by Loeb and Sordo; Wilson completes top six; Rautenbach retired from the leg; Prokop heads the P-WRC category; Latvala leads overall by 3.5 seconds.


Top ten stage times for SS19:

1. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 4mins 25.7secs M
2. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 01.0secs MT
3. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 02.0secs M
4. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 03.3secs M
5. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 04.7secs M
6. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 07.9secs MT
7. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +00mins 09.7secs MT
8. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +00mins 12.9secs MT
9. Richard Mason Subaru Impreza WRX STI +00mins 14.6secs P
10. Toshi Arai Subaru Impreza WRX STI +00mins 14.8secs P


Overall times after SS19 / Top 15:

1. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 1hour 21mins 09.3secs M
2. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 03.5secs M
3. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC +00mins 07.9secs M
4. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +00mins 10.2secs MT
5. Dani Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 16.5secs M
6. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +02mins 09.9secs MT
7. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC +02mins 19.5secs MT
8. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus RS WRC +03mins 15.2secs MT
9. Hayden Paddon Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +06mins 50.5secs N4
10. Martin Prokop Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +07mins 08.3secs P
11. Richard Mason Subaru Impreza WRX STI +07mins 12.4secs P
12. Cody Crocker Subaru Impreza WRX STI +07mins 23.0secs P
13. Bernardo Sousa FIAT Abarth Grande Punto S2000 +07mins 43.0secs P
14. Armindo Araujo Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX +08mins 20.6secs P
15. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC +08mins 21.6secs MT


Overall PWRC after SS19 / Top 3:

1. Martin Prokop Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX 1hour 28mins 17.6secs P
2. Richard Mason Subaru Impreza WRX STI +00mins 04.1secs P
3. Cody Crocker Subaru Impreza WRX STI +00mins 14.7secs 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
SS15. Chaodong Liu Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX Mechanical. P

SS19. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC Unknown. MT

* 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


» BACK TO CRASH.NET