SS5 - Heper 2 (13.24km): Hirvonen fastest through SS5; Duval second; Loeb third; Latvala fourth; Atkinson fifth; Sordo sixth; Henning Solberg spun twice; Brynildsen heads the PWRC category; Hirvonen leads overall by 11.9 seconds.

Top ten stage times for SS5:

1. Mikko HirvonenBP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 9mins 35.6secs M
2. Francois DuvalStobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07+00mins 01.3secs MT
3. Sebastien LoebCitroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 07.3secs M
4. Jari-Matti LatvalaBP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 08.6secs M
5. Chris AtkinsonSubaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008+00mins 13.3secs M
6. Daniel SordoCitroen Total WRT C4 WRC+00mins 16.0secs M
7. Petter SolbergSubaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008+00mins 16.7secs M
8. P-G AnderssonSuzuki WRT SX4 WRC+00mins 17.8secs M
9. Matthew WilsonStobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07+00mins 18.4secs MT
10. Toni GardemeisterSuzuki WRT SX4 WRC+00mins 24.0secs M

Overall times after SS5:

1. Mikko HirvonenBP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 31mins 17.3secs M
2. Francois DuvalStobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07+00mins 11.9secs MT
3. Jari-Matti LatvalaBP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 08 +00mins 15.5secs M
4. Sebastien LoebCitroen Total WRT C4 WRC +00mins 20.4secs M
5. Daniel SordoCitroen Total WRT C4 WRC+00mins 33.5secs M
6. Petter SolbergSubaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008+00mins 42.0secs M
7. Matthew WilsonStobart VK Ford Focus WRC 07+00mins 42.9secs MT
8. Chris AtkinsonSubaru WRT Impreza WRC 2008+00mins 44.9secs M
9. P-G AnderssonSuzuki WRT SX4 WRC+00mins 45.0secs M
10. Toni GardemeisterSuzuki WRT SX4 WRC+01mins 11.7secs M
11. Henning SolbergMunchi's Ford Focus WRC 07+01mins 22.1secs MT
12. Jari KetomaaSubaru Impreza WRX STi+02mins 27.7secs N4
13. Eyvind BrynildsenMitsubishi Lancer Evo IX+02mins 37.8secs P
14. Evgeny NovikovMitsubishi Lancer Evo IX+02mins 38.2secs P
15. Toshi AraiSubaru Impreza WRX STi+02mins 40.9secs P
16. Mirco BaldacciMitsubishi Lancer Evo IX+02mins 57.7secs P
17. Fumio Nutahara Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X +03mins 01.6secs P
18. Katsuhiko TaguchiMitsubishi Lancer Evo X+03mins 02.7secs P
19. Naren KumarSubaru Impreza WRX STi+03mins 05.7secs P
20. Federico VillagraMunchi's Ford Focus WRC 07+03mins 06.9secs MT

Overall PWRC after SS5:

1. Eyvind BrynildsenMitsubishi Lancer Evo IX33mins 55.1secs P
2. Evgeny NovikovMitsubishi Lancer Evo IX+00mins 00.4secs P
3. Toshi AraiSubaru Impreza WRX STi+00mins 03.1secs P

Notable retirements:

SS1. Conrad RautenbachPH Sport-Citroen C4 WRCWent off the road. A8

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

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

all times unofficial

 

Comments

Loading Comments...