Flash N°: 14
Special stage: SS12 – Eleftherohori 2
Distance: 18.02 km
Weather: 27ο C, Sunny
Road conditions: Rough gravel
#69 Kalle ROVANPERÄ / Jonne HALTTUNEN
“A lot is happening today. Not the easiest to push again ‘Seb’. We were fast, we kept the car in one piece and we had a clean run”.
#33 Elfyn EVANS / Scott MARTIN
“I heard some noise in the back of the car, in the beginning of the stage. So after what happened this morning, I decided to get the car to the finish of the stage”.
#8 Ott TÄNAK / Martin JÄRVEOJA
“I had a spin in the beginning of the stage and the rear axle is loose. So I made a couple of mistakes in this one, and I hope we didn’t lose too much time”.
#17 Sebástien OGIER / Vincent LANDAIS
He finished the stage with rear left broken suspension and puncture in both rear tyres.
#4 Esapekka LAPPI / Janne FERM
“The car was rear wheel drive. Many difficult things for us today”.
#18 Takamoto KATSUTA / Aaron JOHNSTON
“Bad luck today, but we managed to get here. It wasn’t so nice trying to avoid all these rocks”.
#6 Daniel SORDO / Cándido CARRERA
“I will try my best. It was a really nice stage. I enjoyed it! The car was working very well”.
#9 Jourdan SERDERIDIS / Frederic MICLOTTE
“There are some ruts. It’s more difficult from the first pass. We try to keep the car in one piece and finish the day”.
More drama! Sebastien Ogier finishes the stage with broken suspension and puncture in both rear tyres. Kalle Rovanpera is the new Rally leader, 2 minutes ahead of Dani Sordo! Elfyn Evans managed to climb 3rd in general classification. Sebastien Ogier in now lying fourth.