The Toyota driver Jari-Matti Latvala can win, his 17th victory in the WRC, Rally Sweden, the second stage of the season 2017.
Finn started the first of Sunday’s stages with an advantage of 3.8 seconds over Ott Tanaka, inheriting the leadership from dropped out of the fight Thierry Neuville on the final Saturday of the SU.
Two passing Likenas stage Latvala was able to extend the lead to 16, 2 seconds over the Estonian who had problems with excessive understeer that caused him to argue for the first place.
Theoretical chances of a victory were Sebastien Ogier, partner Tanaka, however, the Frenchman was deployed in the first turn of the first special stage of the morning, and now its behind Latvala is almost a minute.
Fourth and fifth are the Hyundai of Dani Sordo and Craig Breen from Citroen. Riders parts half a minute, so a fight between them should not wait.
On the sixth claim Elfyn Evans and Hayden Paddon. Due to engine trouble Evans allowed the new Zealander to close the gap to 8.7 seconds.
Lost 40 seconds, and leadership Neville gently drove both DOPA to preserve the rubber before the Powerstage.
With the problems faced Hanninen Juho and Kris Meeke, who are far outside the top 10.
Pontus of Tidemand continues to lead the WRC2 why, while for the second place is a fight between Teemu Suninen and OLE Christian Wybie.
Alexey lukyanuk took sixth and fourth place in the WRC2 standings on two SU resurrection, but in the overall standings because of problems on Friday and Saturday, and now he is only in tenth position.
|1.||Jari-Matti Latvala||Gazoo Racing Toyota Yaris||2:27.12,5|
|2.||Ott Tanak||M-Sport Ford Fiesta RS||+20,0|
|3.||Sebastien Ogier||M-Sport Ford Fiesta RS||+58,3|
|4.||Dani Sordo||Hyundai i20 Coupe||+2.03,5|
|5.||Craig Breen||Citroen DS3 Abu Dhabi||+2.36,0|
|6.||Elfyn Evans||DMACK M-Sport Ford Fiesta RS||+5.14,8|
|7.||Hayden Paddon||Hyundai i20 Coupe||+5.23,5|
|8.||Stéphane Lefebvre||Citroen C3 Abu Dhabi||+6.52,1|
|9.||Pontus Of Tidemand||Skoda Motorsport Fabia R5||+8.33,3|
|10.||Teemu Suninen||Ford Fiesta R5||+9.27,7|
|29.||Alexey Lukyanuk||Ford Fiesta R5||+50.49,1|
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