Monte-Carlo Rally  news - Ogier on top in stage 2

Monte-Carlo Rally news - Ogier on top in stage 2

25.01.2018: Rallye Monte-Carlo Stage 2 Bayons - Brťziers, 25.49km. Thursday, January 25th 2018

Rallye Monte-Carlo
Stage 2 Bayons - Bréziers, 25.49km.
Thursday, January 25th 2018




Thu 23:41 - Monte after SS2

1.Ogier 38m09.8s, 2.Mikkelsen +17.3s, 3.Sordo +25.6s, 4.Lappi +37.4s, 5.Tänak +42.4



Thu 23:31 - SS2: Bouffier

"Very tricky for sure, but the car is amazing. Great fun. I tried to drive a bit better. You have to be clean here, with this power you can go wide easily."




Thu 23:29 - SS2: Mikkelsen

Andreas slots his Hyundai second overall - 17.3sec off overnight leader Ogier. "That was okay, but there is a lot of gravel being pulled out on the road. I'm quite happy though - happy to be second to Seb."



Thu 23:26 - SS2: Lappi

"We are on a mission! No mistakes - that was the target. The pace is not the best but it's not so easy to drive on this dirt. This has always been the challenge for me. I need to build my confidence step by step."





Thu 23:24 - SS2: Breen

"The conditions are perfect but we made a mess. I didn't have enough time before the stage to get the set-up right. I have three bar in the front tyres - and I had a spin in here."




Thu 23:22 - SS2: Meeke

28sec off the pace. Slowest of the cars through so far. "A stupid mistake in the first one. A stupid spin. I had a choice to handbrake but I chose to stop and reverse and backed into a ditch. Okay, that's behind me now. A long rally to go."



Thu 23:18 - SS2: Sordo

Fourth quickest so far. "Okay. Very dirty in places here, but we pass the first day so it's already good."



Thu 23:17 - SS2: Evans

"We only have one spare so I was being careful here, not aggressive in the cuts. Not feeling happy on throttle, I had a half spin here on throttle. We can resolves that but not a great start."



Thu 23:15 - SS2: Latvala

"It's been a really challenging start. We played a gamble here with three super soft tyres. Sometimes you have to do that." Fourth fastest so far, 6.5sec slower than Ogier.



Thu 23:14 - SS2: Tanak

Third quickest so far. "This one was much more like Tarmac. Massive understeer on the previous one. I was struggling a lot. We managed to improve a bit here. A lot to learn."



Thu 23:12 - SS2: Neuville

A better run compared to the opening stage. He completes 1.4sec slower than Ogier.



Thu 23:11 - SS2: Ogier

The rally leader is through in 14m53.2. "It's still tricky, but I'm happy with the way things have started."



Thu 22:58 - SS2: Tanak

A better stage for the Estonian so far. His Yaris just clocked 180kph.



Thu 22:51 - SS2: LIVE

Ogier is in stage



Thu 22:48 - SS2 Latest

Around 60 per cent dry. Gravel and dirt on the road near the end makes the surface very slippery.



Thu 22:47 - Stage info: SS2

Bayons - Bréziers, 25.49km. Bayons was driven in the opposite direction for many years in the 1980s and 1990s, and this way 12 months ago. The start is very quick before it climbs through a series of narrow hairpins to the summit of the 1184 metres Col des Sagnes. It descends through the villages of Turriers and Bellaffaire on a fast and wide road before a flatter, but more technical, narrower and complicated section to the finish.




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