2012 Acropolis Rally

The 58th Acropolis Rally is the sixth round of 2012 FIA World Rally Championship. The event took place between 24 and 27 May 2012.[1]

2012 Acropolis Rally
58º Acropolis Rally
Round 6 of the 2012 World Rally Championship season
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Sébastien Loeb during Rally
Host countryGreece Greece
Rally baseLoutraki, Corinthia, Greece
Dates run24 – 27 May 2012
Stages22 (409.47 km; 254.43 miles)
Stage surfaceGravel
Overall distance1,661.39 km (1,032.34 miles)
Results
Overall winnerFrance Sébastien Loeb
France Citroën Total WRT
Crews54 at start, 32 at finish

ResultsEdit

Event standingsEdit

Pos. Driver Co-driver Car Time Difference Points
Overall
1.   Sébastien Loeb   Daniel Elena Citroën DS3 WRC 4:42:03.3 0.0 28
2.   Mikko Hirvonen   Jarmo Lehtinen Citroën DS3 WRC 4:42:43.3 40.0 19
3.   Jari-Matti Latvala   Miikka Anttila Ford Fiesta RS WRC 4:45:08.1 3:04.8 17
4.   Mads Østberg   Jonas Andersson Ford Fiesta RS WRC 4:48:19.7 6:16.4 12
5.   Martin Prokop   Zdeněk Hrůza Ford Fiesta RS WRC 4:49:49.8 7:46.5 10
6.   Thierry Neuville   Nicolas Gilsoul Citroën DS3 WRC 4:51:44.7 9:41.4 8
7.   Sébastien Ogier   Julien Ingrassia Škoda Fabia S2000 4:55:03.2 12:59.9 6
8.   Yazeed Al-Rajhi   Michael Orr Ford Fiesta RRC 5:02:15.5 20:12.2 4
9.   Ott Tänak   Kuldar Sikk Ford Fiesta RS WRC 5:05:22.2 23:18.9 2
10.   Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari   Nicola Arena Mini John Cooper Works WRC 5:10:43.8 28:40.5 1
PWRC
1. (14.)   Valeriy Gorban   Andriy Nikolaev Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX 5:22:57.6 0.0 25
2. (15.)   Subhan Aksa   Jeff Judd Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X 5:26:15.1 3:17.5 18
3. (16.)   Ricardo Triviño   Àlex Haro Subaru Impreza WRX STi 5:30:01.9 7:04.3 15
4. (19.)   Benito Guerra   Borja Rozada Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X 5:51:14.3 28:16.7 12
5. (24.)   Lorenzo Bertelli   Lorenzo Granai Subaru Impreza WRX STi 6:07:27.0 44:29.4 10
6. (29.)   Louise Cook   Stefan Davis Ford Fiesta ST 6:39:02.2 1:16:04.6 8

Special stagesEdit

Day Stage Time Name Length Winner Time Avg. spd. Rally leader
Leg 1
(24–25 May)
SS1 18:28 Kineta 25.24 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 17:38.0 85.88 km/h   Jari-Matti Latvala
SS2 6:53 Aghia Marina 13.80 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 9:38.7 85.84 km/h
SS3 8:31 Thiva 1 23.60 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 16:06.3 87.92 km/h
SS4 10:20 Elikonas 1 19.89 km   Petter Solberg 14:05.9 84.64 km/h   Sébastien Loeb
SS5 12:25 Bauxites 1 23.17 km   Mikko Hirvonen 14:08.9 98.25 km/h
SS6 13:19 Drossohori 22.00 km   Sébastien Loeb 18:13.4 72.43 km/h
SS7 15:22 Bauxites 2 23.17 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 13:48.9 100.62 km/h
SS8 17:05 Elikonas 2 19.89 km   Petter Solberg 13:42.1 87.09 km/h
SS9 18:50 Thiva 2 23.60 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 16:20.3 86.67 km/h
Leg 2
(26 May)
SS10 8:38 Klenia Mycenae 1 17.41 km   Sébastien Loeb 11:24.2 91.60 km/h
SS11 9:45 Ghymno 1 17.61 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 12:38.0 83.64 km/h
SS12 10:40 Kefalari 1 18.40 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 13:18.8 82.92 km/h
SS13 12:06 Ziria 1 21.36 km   Sébastien Loeb 13:02.9 98.22 km/h
SS14 15:17 Klenia Mycenae 2 17.41 km   Sébastien Loeb 11:15.8 92.74 km/h
SS15 16:24 Ghymno 2 17.61 km   Petter Solberg 12:36.7 83.77 km/h
SS16 17:19 Kefalari 2 18.40 km   Petter Solberg 14:07.7 78.14 km/h
SS17 18:45 Ziria 2 21.36 km   Petter Solberg 13:29.3 95.01 km/h
Leg 3
(27 May)
SS18 9:14 Aghii Theodori 1 19.42 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 12:42.0 91.75 km/h
SS19 9:45 New Pissia 1 11.37 km   Sébastien Loeb 8:13.7 82.91 km/h
SS20 11:57 Aghii Theodori 2 19.42 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 12:39.6 92.04 km/h
SS21 12:28 New Pissia 2 11.37 km   Jari-Matti Latvala 8:09.7 83.59 km/h
SS22 14:11 New Loutraki (Power stage) 3.97 km   Sébastien Loeb 2:21.8 100.8 km/h

Power StageEdit

The "Power stage" was a 3.97 km (2.47 mi) stage at the end of the rally.[2]

Pos Driver Time Diff. Avg. speed Points
1   Sébastien Loeb 2:21.8 100.8 km/h 3
2   Jari-Matti Latvala 2:22.4 0.6 100.4 km/h 2
3   Mikko Hirvonen 2:23.1 1.3 99.9 km/h 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Itinerary V5" (PDF). Acropolisrally.gr. 2 April 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 May 2012. Retrieved 25 May 2012.
  2. ^ "RZ22 Power Stage – (New Loutraki)". ewrc-results.com. Retrieved 27 May 2012.