2017 Tour de Corse

Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul were the rally winners. Their team, Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT, were the manufacturers' winners.[1]

2017 Tour de Corse
60. Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de Corse 2017
Round 4 of the 2017 World Rally Championship
← Previous eventNext event →
Host country France
Rally baseFrance Ajaccio, Corsica
Dates run6 – 9 April 2017
Stages10 (316.80 km; 196.85 miles)
Stage surfaceTarmac
Results
Overall winnerBelgium Thierry Neuville
Belgium Nicolas Gilsoul
South Korea Hyundai Motorsport
Crews78 at start, 58 at finish

Entry listEdit

Notable entrants
No. Entrant Class Driver Co-driver Car Tyre
1   M-Sport World Rally Team WRC   Sébastien Ogier   Julien Ingrassia Ford Fiesta WRC M
2   M-Sport World Rally Team WRC   Ott Tänak   Martin Järveoja Ford Fiesta WRC M
3   M-Sport World Rally Team WRC   Elfyn Evans   Daniel Barritt Ford Fiesta WRC D
4   Hyundai Motorsport WRC   Hayden Paddon   John Kennard Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC M
5   Hyundai Motorsport WRC   Thierry Neuville   Nicolas Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC M
6   Hyundai Motorsport WRC   Dani Sordo   Marc Martí Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC M
7   Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT WRC   Kris Meeke   Paul Nagle Citroën C3 WRC M
8   Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT WRC   Craig Breen   Scott Martin Citroën C3 WRC M
9   Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT WRC   Stéphane Lefebvre   Gabin Moreau Citroën C3 WRC M
10   Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT WRC   Jari-Matti Latvala   Miikka Anttila Toyota Yaris WRC M
11   Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT WRC   Juho Hänninen   Kaj Lindström Toyota Yaris WRC M
31   M-Sport World Rally Team WRC-2   Eric Camilli   Benjamin Veillas Ford Fiesta R5 M
32   Škoda Motorsport WRC-2   Andreas Mikkelsen   Anders Jæger Škoda Fabia R5 M
33   Škoda Motorsport WRC-2   Jan Kopecký   Pavel Dresler Škoda Fabia R5 M
34   M-Sport World Rally Team WRC-2   Teemu Suninen   Mikko Markkula Ford Fiesta R5 M
35   Emil Bergkvist WRC-2   Emil Bergkvist   Joakim Sjöberg Citroën DS3 R5 M
36   Gemini Clinic Rally Team WRC-2   Bryan Bouffier   Denis Giraudet Ford Fiesta R5 M
38   Printsport Oy WRC-2   Ole Christian Veiby   Stig Rune Skjærmoen Škoda Fabia R5 M
39   Yoann Bonato WRC-2   Yoann Bonato   Benjamin Boulloud Citroën DS3 R5 M
40   Pierre-Louis Loubet WRC-2   Pierre-Louis Loubet   Vincent Landais Ford Fiesta R5 M
41   Gekon racing WRC-2   Simone Tempestini   Giovanni Bernacchini Citroën DS3 R5 M
43   Styllex - Lracing WRC-2   Martin Koči   Lukáš Kostka Škoda Fabia R5 M
44   Yohan Rossel WRC-2   Yohan Rossel   Benoît Fulcrand Citroën DS3 R5 M
45   Laurent Pellier WRC-2   Laurent Pellier   Benoît Neyret-Gigot Citroën DS3 R5 M
42   TRT Peugeot WRT WRC-2   Łukasz Pieniążek   Przemysław Mazur Peugeot 208 T16 M
Source:[2]
Key
Icon Class
WRC WRC entries eligible to
score manufacturer points
WRC-2 Registered to take part in
WRC-2 championship

ClassificationEdit

Event standingsEdit

Pos. No. Driver Co-driver Team Car Class Time Difference Points
1 5   Thierry Neuville   Nicolas Gilsoul   Hyundai Motorsport Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC WRC 3:22:53.4 0.0 26
2 1   Sébastien Ogier   Julien Ingrassia   M-Sport World Rally Team Ford Fiesta WRC WRC 3:23:48.1 +54.7 22
3 6   Dani Sordo   Marc Martí   Hyundai Motorsport Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC WRC 3:23:49.4 +56.0 17
4 10   Jari-Matti Latvala   Miikka Anttila   Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota Yaris WRC WRC 3:24:03.0 +1:09.6 17
5 8   Craig Breen   Scott Martin   Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT Citroën C3 WRC WRC 3:24:03.1 +1:09.7 13
6 4   Hayden Paddon   John Kennard   Hyundai Motorsport Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC WRC 3:25:09.7 +2:16.3 8
7 32   Andreas Mikkelsen   Anders Jæger   Škoda Motorsport Škoda Fabia R5 WRC-2 3:31:04.1 +8:10.7 6
8 34   Teemu Suninen   Mikko Markkula   M-Sport World Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5 WRC-2 3:32:10.4 +9:17.0 4
9 84   Stéphane Sarrazin   Jacques-Julien Renucci   Stéphane Sarrazin Škoda Fabia R5 3:32:17.0 +9:23.6 2
10 44   Yohan Rossel   Benoît Fulcrand   Yohan Rossel Citroën DS3 R5 WRC-2 3:35:50.5 +12:57.1 1

Special stagesEdit

Day Stage Name Length Winner Car Time Rally Leader
Leg 1 (7 Apr) SS1 Pietrosella – Albitreccia 1 31.20 km   Kris Meeke Citroën C3 WRC 19:56.5   Kris Meeke
SS2 Plage du Liamone – Sarrola Carcopino 1 29.12 km   Kris Meeke Citroën C3 WRC 18:22.3
SS3 Pietrosella – Albitreccia 2 31.20 km   Sébastien Ogier Ford Fiesta WRC 19:52.1
SS4 Plage du Liamone – Sarrola Carcopino 2 29.12 km   Kris Meeke Citroën C3 WRC 18:20.4
Leg 2 (8 Apr) SS5 La Porta – Valle di Rostino 1 48.71 km   Thierry Neuville Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 32:19.6
SS6 Novella 1 17.27 km   Thierry Neuville Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 11:13.1
SS7 La Porta – Valle di Rostino 2 48.71 km   Sébastien Ogier Ford Fiesta WRC 32:15.9   Thierry Neuville
SS8 Novella 2 17.27 km   Thierry Neuville Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 11:17.7
Leg 3 (9 Apr) SS9 Antisanti – Poggio di Nazza 53.78 km   Thierry Neuville Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 32:34.6
SS10 Porto Vecchio – Palombaggia [Power Stage] 10.42 km   Jari-Matti Latvala Toyota Yaris WRC 6:02.2

Power StageEdit

The Power Stage was a 10.42 km (6.5 mi) stage at the end of the rally.

Pos. Driver Co-driver Car Time Diff. Pts.
1   Jari-Matti Latvala   Miikka Anttila Toyota Yaris WRC 6:02.2 5
2   Sébastien Ogier   Julien Ingrassia Ford Fiesta WRC 6:03.0 +0.8 4
3   Craig Breen   Scott Martin Citroën C3 WRC 6:04.3 +2.1 3
4   Dani Sordo   Marc Martí Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 6:06.8 +4.6 2
5   Thierry Neuville   Nicolas Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 6:08.6 +6.4 1

Championship standings after the rallyEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sunday In Corsica: Neuville Breaks Victory Jinx". wrc.com. WRC Promoter GmbH. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  2. ^ "2017 Entry List". ewrc-results.com. ewrc-results.com. Retrieved 8 April 2017.

External linksEdit