On Vodafone Rally de Portugal had Sebastien Ogier accident after ten events – the last one was in Finland last season.
But Ogier – Ingrassia isnt’t the only retired crew. Tanak – Jarveoja from Toyota retired on SS2 after hitting a stone on the middle of road after Neuville’s pass. On next stage retired also their teammates Latvala – Anttila due broken suspension. Just SS4 was without retirements.
After five stages is on the lead Meeke – Nagle from Citroen with just 1.9 second ahead all three Hyundai’s drivers: Sordo (P2), Paddon (P3) and Mikkelsen (P4). Breen is with comeback on P5 overall.