STAGE REPORTS – DRIVERS COMMENTS – HISTORICS – END OF STAGE 2

Pirelli International Rally 2017 – Historics

Stage Reports – Driver Comments

Reporters: Stephen batty

Location: At end of stage

After Stage: 2

1 Nick Elliott
2 Jason TauberPritchard Crunch in 3rd gear – tyres knackerd by end of stage
3 Rudi Lancaster
4 Steve Bannister
5 Matthew Robinson
6 Stanley Orr
7 Steve Bennett New co driver – feeling his way in – stages not forgiving
8 Simon Webster Nice stages fast – on the rev limiter – went well
9 Tim Freeman
10 Ben Friend
12 David Bennett
14 Mat Smith
15 Barry Jordan Thought he had a puncture – looking for somewhere to change but dint after all
16 Barry Stevenson-Wheeler Fast enjoying few moments
17 James Potter 2 big moments – throttle spring issues
18 Phil Jobson Seen Stanley Orr off on stage
19 Phil Squires Exciting – got away with a couple of big moments
21 Rex Ireland Good first stage, went off lost a minute
22 Tom Hewick
23 David Hutchinson Couple of fast stages- seems to have got away with with hittling brige
24 Ian Jemison
25 Bob Bean Heater grill got stuck under feet in footell
26 Eliot Rettalick Caught the Porsche – too dusty to get past – cracked windscreen
27 Terry Cree
28 Simon Pickering
29 Andrew Robinson
30 Andrew Stokes No 28 gone off caused me to slow down
31 Tim Metcalfe Issues with car!  Hopefully service will resolve
32 David Dobson Flat tyre at end of stage
33 John Hepworth
34 Kim Gray
35 Stephen Forster
36 Josh Carr
37 Aziz Tejpar
38 Stuart Cariss
39 Keith Davison
40 David Hayton
41 Andy Gray
42 Phillip Harris
44 Mark Boulton Beautiful stages – bottoming out – might have caused damages
45 John Mennell
46 Paul Rawson Slight damage to suspension