Finland’s Jari-Matti Latvala is on the mission and with second consequtive stage win he climbed to fourth overall after special stage 7.
Behind Latvala Citroën’s Mikko Hirvonen and Sebastien Loeb again were almost equal over the course of this stage but Loeb was 1.5 seconds faster and thus increased the lead to still tiny 3.7 seconds in overall standings.
“I’m happy with the car and with my driving. I really tried to push but Sebastien was still one second faster. He really knows how to push this car”, said Hirvonen.