Likenäs 1, 21.19kilometers
Likenäs is really just a Rally Sweden classic dating back into the 1970s but had been driven in this way for the first time only two decades ago. It starts before Ambjörby’s motor stadium bowl, however it is right down to proper firm on roads. Bumps, dips, crests , narrow roads and also changes in rhythm — Likenäs has it all ’S-A point that the drivers love.
Lappi crushed throughout the opening 21.19kilometers Likenäs speed test to post third fastest time in his Citroën C3 and maintain 2nd place by himself. He began the day tied for ranking with Andreas Mikkelsen.
“Quite a clean point.
Neuville conceded 0.2sec into Lappi at the point and climbed into third party, however the Belgian admitted he was on the limitation. “I can’t even do . I was quite fast and had an excellent point but that I ’m on the edge of what is possible with the car,” said the Belgian Hyundai I 20 driver.
Mikkelsen was unable game in his I 20. The Norwegian conceded to Lappi and was 10th.
“I strove not to make use of the snow banks because I don’t even get a good deal of speed out of them. Maybe I really could push , I don’t even understand, however it’so hard to complete a lot more. I would prefer a car that is a bit more reactive therefore that I will go quicker in the mixes,” he said.
Mikkelsen fell into fourth, 4.3sec supporting Neuville, along with his margin within Elfyn Evans was cut into 8.8sec since the Welshman went sixth fastest in his Ford Fiesta. The quartet was blanketed by 15.6sec on the leader board.
Tänak was fifth in his Yaris along with his lead over Lappi stood in 53.4sec.