SS6: Solberg makes it 400 stage wins

Landmark stage win for ace Solberg

By Franck Drui

27 May 2011 - 21:39
SS6: Solberg makes it 400 stage wins

Ex-world champion Petter Solberg has bagged his first fastest stage time of Rally Argentina, the 400th of his glittering career in the WRC.

Solberg was 1.6s faster than fellow Citroen DS3 WRC driver Sebastien Ogier to trim Jari-Matti Latvala’s advantage to 12.1s.

Latvala was third fastest through the stage, with Ford team-mate Mikko Hirvonen fourth and world championship leader Sebastien Loeb fifth.

Standings after SS6:

01 J. LATVALA / M. ANTTILA Ford Fiesta RS WRC 1h25m38.3s
02 P. SOLBERG / C. PATTERSSON Citroën DS3 WRC +12.1s
03 S. OGIER / J. INGRASSIA Citroën DS3 WRC +22.1s
04 M. HIRVONEN / J. LEHTINEN Ford Fiesta RS WRC +30.0s
05 S. LOEB / D. ELENA Citroën DS3 WRC +1m32.3s
06 M. ØSTBERG / J. ANDERSSON Ford Fiesta RS WRC +2m15.5s
07 M. WILSON / S. MARTIN Ford Fiesta RS WRC +2m34.7s
08 F. VILLAGRA / J. PÉREZ COMPANC Ford Fiesta RS WRC +2m47.1s
09 K. BLOCK / A. GELSOMINO Ford Fiesta RS WRC +4m24.5s
10 P. FLODIN / M. ANDERSSON Subaru Impreza +8m17.9s
11 M. KOSCIUSZKO / M. SZCZEPANIAK Mitsubishi Evo X +8m44.3s
12 H. PADDON / J. KENNARD Subaru Impreza +9m07.8s
13 N. FUCHS / R. GARCIA Mitsubishi Evo X +10m56.4s
14 E. CAMPOS / C. WINKLER Mitsubishi Evo IX +12m25.7s
15 D. OLIVEIRA / C. MAGALHÃES MINI John Cooper Works +12m29.5s



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