Dani Sordo (Hyundai Motorsport Days) on i20 Coupé was the fastest in the 4.15 km shakedown this morning at Olmedo. The rider has found a very well-balanced car and the optimal set-up for a great test.
Thierry Neuville finished second in the i20 Coupé with soft wheels and was pleased with the set up of the car , with the third time Jari-Matti Latvala on Toyota Yaris WRC, just behind Paddon (Hyundai Motor Sport), Meeke on Citroen C3 WRC with hard tires, he had a problem with the suspension solved at Service Park.
The World champion Sebastian Ogier on Ford Fiesta WRC records the eighth time, his words “In the beginning I race with the soft and then with the hard to preserve the tires in view of the race. The set up is okay, for me it will be an all-in-one race from Ittiri’s super special. We’re ready for the battle. ”
Interesting time for the italian driver Fabio Andolfi who closed with 2: 49.4 and said to be satisfied with the Shakedown and the car’s set up.
The driver’s impressions: “The car has definitely improved, our goal is to be careful and concentrated and hold then we will see.”
This evening the race begins with the super special Ittiri Arena Show of 2 km, then in the evening shift to Olbia.