Rally Monte Carlo confirms its status as one of the most accident rally in the season. Of course, the reason for the different weather conditions and the variety of road surface: snow, gravel, tarmac…. The participants of the first stage of WRC-2017 has not been immune to departures and retirements from the race. Autopartsway chose some of them.
Problems the winner of the IRC series, as well as two-time European champion and Italian Giandomenico basso emerged on the test stage. His Ford Fiesta R5 had slipped on the mess of wet snow and ice, then went off the road and dived into a snowy field. The fans helped the crew to get back on track and subsequently four more times successfully overcame the distance of the shakedown.
Comment there is nothing. The first accident of the season was one of the most striking examples of what is called tragic absurdity. For some reason, the audience who had experience of performances in the rally, stood on the outside of the left turn. Hayden Paddon made a mistake and went off the road, knocking the hapless fan. He received injuries incompatible with life…
Jean Todt Rally fans should know the safety rules
The departure of the French rider of the French team became the first harbinger of a Grand failure, which ended the Rallye Monte-Carlo for the factory team Citroen Racing.
Do not avoid mistakes and loss of time and current world champion. Moreover, it happened on the first special stage of the second day of the race. The lost positions, the Frenchman has played fast five special stages.
A Baker’s dozen accidents Rally Monte Carlo
The continued troubles of the riders Citroen’t have to wait long – after Lefevre track flew and Kris Meeke. A small mistake when cornering, the bump on the outer side, impact, breakage of the suspension and the gathering. It’s simple.
Unlike his teammate Toyota GAZOO Racing Jari-Matti Latvala, Juho Hanninen failed to score points in Monte-Carlo. Moreover, he was driving quite “dirty” even given the complexity of the route – Juho almost leader in a number of different incidents during the first stage of the WRC in 2017. However, from time to time he was lucky and he remained on the track. But the accident on the fifth stage has led to outright…
This twist on the ninth special stage has become a stumbling block for several riders. But worst of all had, perhaps, Fabio Andolfi his Fiat 124 Abarth Rally RGT was severely damaged. In this race for the Italian over.
To dope under the unlucky number 13 both remained in the race pilot Hyundai Motorsport factory team was in a bad situation, but if Dani Sordo was lucky, something about his teammate wouldn’t say that. But because of this small error Thierry Neuville lost the victory in not only one of the emergency, but in one of the most prestigious rally in the calendar.
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