Sebastien Loeb wins the Rally Argentina for the third year in succession - 36.7 seconds up on Marcus Gronholm; Mikko Hirvonen is third, over a minute further back; Jari-Matti Latvala and Henning Solberg round out the top five...

Overall times after SS23 / Leg 3 - Top 20:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 2hours 52mins 03.8secs M
2. Marcus Gronholm BP Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +00mins 36.7secs M
3. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Focus RS WRC 06 +02mins 15.2secs M
4. Jari-Matti Latvala Stobart Ford Focus WRC 06 +03mins 43.0secs M
5. Henning Solberg Stobart Ford Focus WRC 06 +04mins 10.1secs M
6. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC +04mins 23.6secs M
7. Chris Atkinson Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2006 +04mins 43.4secs M
8. Manfred Stohl OMV Kronos Citroen Xsara WRC +05mins 20.2secs M
9. Federico Villagra Mitsubishi +16mins 49.9secs P
10. Toshihiro Arai Subaru Impreza +16mins 59.2secs P
11. Juho Hanninen Mitsubishi Lancer Evo +17mins 18.1secs P
12. Juan Pablo Raies Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 06 +18mins 00.6secs M
13. Gabriel Pozzo Mitsubishi Lancer Evo +20mins 11.9secs P
14. Marcos Ligato Mitsubishi Evo +21mins 29.1secs P
15. Sebasti?n Beltran Mitsubishi Evo +22mins 04.0secs
16. Niall McShea Subaru Impreza +22mins 19.8secs P
17. Andreas Aigner Mitsubishi Lancer Evo +22mins 58.8secs P
18. Nicolas Madero Mitsubishi Evo IX +24mins 01.7secs
19. Martin Rauam Mitsubishi Lancer +24mins 55.7secs P
20. Raul Mart?nez Subaru +26mins 47.1secs

Other:

28. Luis Perez Companc Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 06 +46mins 57.9secs M
30. Matthew Wilson Stobart Ford Focus WRC 06 +48mins 38.0secs

Overall PWRC after SS23 / Leg 3 - Top 10:

1. Federico Villagra Mitsubishi 3hours 08mins 53.7secs P
2. Toshihiro Arai Subaru Impreza +00mins 09.3secs P
3. Juho Hanninen Mitsubishi Lancer Evo +00mins 28.2secs P
4. Gabriel Pozzo Mitsubishi Lancer Evo +03mins 22.0secs P
5. Marcos Ligato Mitsubishi Evo +04mins 39.2secs P
6. Niall McShea Subaru Impreza +05mins 29.9secs P
7. Andreas Aigner Mitsubishi Lancer Evo +06mins 08.9secs P
8. Martin Rauam Mitsubishi Lancer +08mins 05.8secs P
9. Stuart Jones Mitsubishi Lancer Evo +10mins 54.5secs P
10. Travis Pastrana Subaru Impreza +14mins 36.3secs P

Notable retirements*:

SS10. Matthew Wilson Stobart Ford Focus WRC 06 Electrical.*
SS10. Luis Perez Companc Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 06 Suspension. M*
SS12. Kristian Sohlberg Subaru Impreza Mechanical. P
SS17. Petter Solberg Subaru WRT Impreza WRC 2006 Mechanical. M
SS18. Nasser Al-Attiyah Subaru Impreza Mechanical. P
SS18. Leszek Kuzaj Subaru Impreza Mechanical. P

SS19. Amjad Farrah Subaru Impreza WRX Mechanical. P
SS20. Stefano Marrini Mitsubishi Lancer Evo Mechanical. P
SS21. Fumio Nutahara Mitsubishi Lancer Evo Mechanical. P
SS21. Spyros Pavlides Subaru Impreza Mechanical. P
SS22. Loris Baldacci Subaru Impreza Mechanical P
SS22. Fabio Frisiero Mitsubishi Lancer Mechanical. P
SS22. Mirco Baldacci Subaru Impreza Mechanical. P

* denotes elected to re-start under SupeRally format.

M - denotes Manufacturer entry.
P - denotes Production Car WRC entry.

all times unofficial

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