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Gronholm leads in Cyprus after leg one.
Reigning FIA World Rally Champion Marcus Gronholm moved into the lead of the Cyprus Rally on the final stage of the opening leg. The Peugeot driver had struggled to keep up with the pace-setters on the first loop of stages north of the rally's base in Limassol. Running third on the road, he was forced to sweep the surface clean of the small stones, which improved the condition for those behind him.
His fellow 206 WRC driver Harri Rovanpera held the initial advantage, only to slip back on the