Stage Reports – Driver Comments – BRC

Pirelli International Rally 2017 – Stage Reports – Driver Comments – BRC

Reporters: Steven Batey

Location: SS2

After Stage: SS2

 

1 Fredrik Ahlin  
2 Tom Cave  
3 Osian Pryce  
4 Eyvind Brynildsen  
5 David Bogie Mechanics looking at possible brake issue
6 Keith Cronin “Not a good start to the Rally” – Power steering issue on SS2 – Spun on stage 1
7 Martin McCormack Was happy when interviewed!
8 Desi Henry  
10 Rhys Yates  
11 Jamie Anderson Spin on SS2 –  lost the steering rack
12 Jonathan Greer  
14 Matt Edwards Start of the event was alright –  but getting used to the car
15 Stephen Petch  
16 Garry Pearson  
17 Alex Laffey  
18 Tom Preston  
19 Peter M Stephenson  
20 James Slaughter  
21 Donnie Macdonald  
22 Oscar Solberg Going Good
23 William Creighton Very Long stage – not doing anything stupid
24 Meirion Evans  
25 Callum Devine  
26 Marty Gallagher No brakes
27 Cameron Davies  
28 Josh McErlean  
29 Steve Petch  
30 John Morrison  
31 John Wink Hit chicane – large dent on driver’s side
32 Spencer Wilkinson  
33 Peter Smith  
34 James Williams  
35 Josh Cornwell  
36 Fergus Barlow Rear left wheel locked with rock – freed at end of stage
37 David White  
38 Tom Williams Car was crabbing – mechanics looking at it
39 TBA  
40 Alex Waterman Caught by car 41 – no room to let him through – 41 went straight through chicane
41 Max Utting  
42 James McDiarmid  
43 Bill Lymburn  
44 Donald Carslaw  
45 Matthew Hirst  
46 Tim Phelps  
47 Geoffrey Phelps  
48 Niall Cowan Jnr  
49 Nabila Tejpar  
55 Clive Allford Enjoyed himself – thought they had a puncture but false alarm
56 Ben de Ronde Good Fun!
57 Chris McCarthy  
58 Tyrone Westall Overtook 57 in stage
59 Blair Thomson  
105 Matthew Robinson  
108 Simon Webster  
110 Ben Friend  
123 David Hutchinson  
131 Tim Metcalfe  
141 Andy Gray