2013 Rally Australia

The 22nd Coates Hire Rally Australia was the tenth rally of the 2013 World Rally Championship, held from 12 to 15 September, 2013. Sébastien Ogier won his sixth rally of the season.

2013 Rally Australia
22nd Coates Hire Rally Australia
Round 10 of 13 in the 2013 World Rally Championship
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Host country Australia
Rally baseCoffs Harbour
Dates runSeptember 12 – 15, 2013
Stages22 (352.36 km; 218.95 miles)
Stage surfaceGravel
Results
Overall winnerFrance Sébastien Ogier
France Julien Ingrassia
Germany Volkswagen Motorsport
3:19:55.0
Power Stage winnerFrance Sébastien Ogier
France Julien Ingrassia
Germany Volkswagen Motorsport
Crews29 at start, 23 at finish

ResultsEdit

Event standingsEdit

Pos. No. Driver Co-Driver Team Car Class Time Difference Points
Overall classification
1 8   Sébastien Ogier   Julien Ingrassia   Volkswagen Motorsport Volkswagen Polo R WRC WRC 3:19:55.0 0.0 28
2 11   Thierry Neuville   Nicolas Gilsoul   Qatar World Rally Team Ford Fiesta RS WRC WRC 3:21:27.1 +1:32.1 20
3 2   Mikko Hirvonen   Jarmo Lehtinen   Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT Citroën DS3 WRC WRC 3:21:57.1 +2:02.1 15
4 7   Jari-Matti Latvala   Miikka Anttila   Volkswagen Motorsport Volkswagen Polo R WRC WRC 3:22:52.4 +2:57.4 12
5 4   Mads Østberg   Jonas Andersson   Qatar M-Sport World Rally Team Ford Fiesta RS WRC WRC 3:23:12.2 +3:17.2 10
6 9   Andreas Mikkelsen   Paul Nagle   Volkswagen Motorsport II Volkswagen Polo R WRC WRC 3:23:32.6 +3:37.6 8
7 5   Evgeny Novikov   Ilka Minor-Petrasko   Qatar M-Sport World Rally Team Ford Fiesta RS WRC WRC 3:27:26.2 +7:31.2 7
8 22   Nathan Quinn   Daniel Wilson   Motorsport Italia Mini John Cooper Works WRC WRC 3:33:05.2 +13:10.2 4
9 10   Khalid Al Qassimi   Scott Martin   Abu Dhabi Citroën Total WRT Citroën DS3 WRC WRC 3:35:12.6 +15:17.6 2
10 48   Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari   Killian Duffy   Seashore Qatar Rally Team Ford Fiesta RRC WRC-2 3:37:22.7 +17:27.7 1
WRC-2 standings
1 (10.) 48   Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari   Killian Duffy   Seashore Qatar Rally Team Ford Fiesta RRC WRC-2 3:37:22.7 0.0 25
2 (11.) 82   Yuriy Protasov   Kuldar Sikk   MM Motorsport Ford Fiesta R5 WRC-2 3:38:36.1 +1:13.4 18
3 (12.) 35   Yazeed Al-Rajhi   Michael Orr   Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC WRC-2 3:44:23.7 +7:01.0 15
4 (13.) 40   Arman Smailov   Andrey Rusov   Tommi Mäkinen Racing Subaru Impreza WRX STi WRC-2 4:04:59.4 +27:36.7 12
5 (16.) 84   Hayden Paddon   John Kennard   BRR Team Škoda Fabia S2000 WRC-2 4:07:46.9 +30:24.2 10
6 (17.) 91   Alejandro Lombardo   Alex Haro   Ralliart Italia Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X WRC-2 4:13:40.9 +36:18.2 8
7 (20.) 86   Carlos Garcia Fessman   Hugo Magalhães   Ralliart Italia Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X WRC-2 4:25:52.8 +48:30.1 6
8 (21.) 87   Jose Alexander Gelvez   Borja Rozanda   Ralliart Italia Mini John Cooper Works WRC WRC-2 4:38:47.3 +1:01:24.6 4

Special StagesEdit

Day Stage Name Length Winner Car Time Rally Leader
Leg 1 (12-13 September) SS1 Coffs 1 1.60 km   Andreas Mikkelsen Volkswagen Polo R WRC 1:22.1   Andreas Mikkelsen
SS2 Coffs 2 1.60 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 1:23.1
SS3 Tuckers Nob 1 8.44 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 5:27.9   Sébastien Ogier
SS4 Bellingen 1 10.72 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 6:26.1
SS5 Newry 1 24.91 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 15:10.1
SS6 Tuckers Nob 2 8.44 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 5:20.8
SS7 Bellingen 2 10.72 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 6:15.4
SS8 Newry 2 24.91 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 14:38.8
SS9 Coffs 3 1.60 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 1:20.8
SS10 Coffs 4 1.60 km   Jari-Matti Latvala Volkswagen Polo R WRC 1:19.8
Leg 2 (14 September) SS11 Nambucca 1 49.90 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 28:19.7
SS12 Valla 1 14.84 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 8:47.3
SS13 Nambucca 2 49.90 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 27:41.3
SS14 Valla 2 14.84 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 8:34.3
SS15 Coffs 5 1.60 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 1:23.3
SS16 Coffs 6 1.60 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 1:21.4
Leg 3 (15 September) SS17 Bucca 1 10.89 km   Mikko Hirvonen Citroën DS3 WRC 6:19.5
SS18 Wedding Bells 1 22.24 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 11:29.0
SS19 Shipmans 1 29.44 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 15:08.7
SS20 Bucca 2 10.89 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 6:07.7
SS21 Wedding Bells 2 22.24 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 11:11.2
SS22 Shipmans 2 29.44 km   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 14:44.9

Power StageEdit

The "Power Stage" was a 29.44 km (18.29 mi) stage at the end of the rally.

Pos. Driver Car Time Diff. Pts.
1   Sébastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC 14:44.9 0.0 3
2   Thierry Neuville Ford Fiesta RS WRC 14:47.7 +2.8 2
3   Evgeny Novikov Ford Fiesta RS WRC 14:54.3 +9.4 1

Standings after rallyEdit

OtherEdit

WRC-2 Drivers' Championship standings
Pos. Driver Points
1   Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari 118
2   Robert Kubica 101
3   Yuriy Protasov 83
4   Nicolás Fuchs 78
5   Sepp Wiegand 67

ReferencesEdit