SS4 - Ruwertal / Fell (26.60 km): Loeb fastest through SS4; Duval second; Gronholm third; Gardemeister fourth; Martin fifth; Galli sixth; Kresta went off the road; Sordo heads the JWRC category; Loeb leads the overall event by 7.7secs.

Stage times and overall standings after SS4.

Top ten stage times for SS4:

1. Sebastien LoebCitroen Xsara WRC15mins 13.5secs
2. Francois DuvalCitroen Xsara WRC+00mins 10.9secs
3. Marcus GronholmPeugeot 307 WRC+00mins 19.4secs
4. Toni GardemeisterFord Focus RS WRC 04+00mins 28.2secs
5. Markko MartinPeugeot 307 WRC+00mins 30.6secs
6. Gigi GalliMitsubishi Lancer Evo WRC05+00mins 32.9secs
7. Petter SolbergSubaru Impreza WRC 2005+00mins 33.4secs
8. Daniel SolaFord Focus RS WRC 04+00mins 35.6secs
9. Stephane SarrazinSubaru Impreza WRC 2005+00mins 37.9secs
10. Roman KrestaFord Focus RS WRC 04+00mins 40.4secs

Overall times after SS4:

1. Sebastien LoebCitroen Xsara WRC50mins 36.4secs
2. Francois DuvalCitroen Xsara WRC+00mins 07.7secs
3. Marcus GronholmPeugeot 307 WRC+00mins 46.5secs
4. Petter SolbergSubaru Impreza WRC 2005+01mins 44.4secs
5. Roman KrestaFord Focus RS WRC 04+01mins 53.1secs
6. Toni GardemeisterFord Focus RS WRC 04+01mins 54.3secs
7. Markko MartinPeugeot 307 WRC+01mins 58.8secs
8. Gigi GalliMitsubishi Lancer Evo WRC05+02mins 00.0secs
9. Daniel SolaFord Focus RS WRC 04+02mins 15.4secs
10. Stephane SarrazinSubaru Impreza WRC 2005+02mins 31.0secs

11. Armin SchwarzSkoda Fabia WRC 05+02mins 36.5secs
12. Harri RovanperaMitsubishi Lancer Evo WRC05+02mins 56.4secs
13. Xavier PonsCitroen Xsara WRC+03mins 24.7secs
14. Jan KopeckySkoda Fabia WRC 05+03mins 54.2secs
15. Stepan VojtechPeugeot 206 WRC+04mins 26.6secs
16. Chris AtkinsonSubaru Impreza WRC 2005+04mins 33.7secs17. Daniel Sordo Citroen C2 Super 1600+05mins 40.6secs18. Kris MeekeCitroen C2 Super 1600+05mins 52.1secs19. Guy Wilks Suzuki Swift+06mins 12.9secs
20. Bernd CasierPeugeot 206 S1600+06mins 39.7secs

Overall JWRC after SS4:

1. Daniel Sordo Citroen C2 Super 160056mins 17.0secs2. Kris MeekeCitroen C2 Super 1600+00mins 11.5secs3. Guy Wilks Suzuki Swift+00mins 32.3secs

Notable retirements*:

DNS. Antony WarmboldFord Focus RS WRC 04Did not start - crashed in recce
SS3. Alex BengueSkoda Fabia WRC 05Went off the road.

* Under the 'SupeRally' system, retired cars can re-start on subsequent legs with time penalties imposed for however many stages they miss.

# denotes elected to re-start.

Italics denotes Junior World Rally Championship entries.

 

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