19. Rally Italia Sardegna 2022

WRC #5WRC2 Open #5WRC2 Junior #5WRC2 Masters #5WRC3 Open #5
2. 6. – 5. 6. 2022, Alghero • Automobile Club d'Italia • gravel 307.91 km - (cancelled 27.89 km) • total distance including road sections - 1303.38 km • Other yearsOther years
#44
Ford Puma Rally1 icon
1 WRT
M-Sport Ford WRT
RC1
Final results
7. overall
6. overall
7. class RC1
7. WRC
Stage results
1. leg Time Pos. km/h
s/km
Overall Pos. after
SS1 Olbia - Cabu Abbas (3.23 km) 2:30.2 10.
10. class RC1

10. WRC
77.4 km/h
1.05 s/km
2:30.2 10.
10. class RC1

10. WRC
"The team forgot to put a lead in the car, so I can't connect to the intercom! I hope we can find a spare one, otherwise there's no point in doing tomorrow!"
SS2 Terranova 1 (14.19 km) 9:39.0 10.
10. class RC1

10. WRC
88.2 km/h
1.15 s/km
12:09.2 10.
10. class RC1

10. WRC
"I could have tried harder in the dust for sure, but the plan for the weekend is to get points. It would have been so easy to take a wheel off in this stage by just running slightly wide."
SS3 Monti di Alà e Buddusò 1 (24.70 km) 16:54.8 31.
11. class RC1

31. WRC
87.6 km/h
4.39 s/km
29:04.0 25.
11. class RC1

25. WRC
"I had a half spin, but the car wouldn't restart. The engine would start, but as soon as I released the clutch it would die again. That's the way it is."
SS4 Terranova 2 (14.19 km) 9:20.7 10.
10. class RC1

10. WRC
91.1 km/h
0.87 s/km
38:24.7 19.
10. class RC1

19. WRC
Stalled
"I made the corner under braking it went straight on. Otherwise, it seems okay."
SS5 Monti di Alà e Buddusò 2 (24.70 km) 15:05.4 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
98.2 km/h
0.66 s/km
53:30.1 14.
10. class RC1

14. WRC
"It's not been so good. We'll take it a step at a time, make some changes and go again this afternoon. There's still plenty to play for."
SS6 Osilo - Tergu 1 (14.63 km) 9:40.1 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
90.8 km/h
0.71 s/km
1:03:10.2 13.
10. class RC1

13. WRC
"We tried some new things on the car and I'm trying to get used to it, but it's very difficult for me to be comfortable with. We'll see what we can do."
SS7 Sedini - Castelsardo 1 (13.26 km) 10:11.8 9.
9. class RC1

9. WRC
78.0 km/h
1.29 s/km
1:13:22.0 12.
10. class RC1

12. WRC
"It's quite an enjoyable stage. Everything is quite outlined and once you get to a junction there's a new flow. It's a really enjoyable section of the rally."
SS8 Osilo - Tergu 2 (14.63 km) cancelled
SS9 Sedini - Castelsardo 2 (13.26 km) cancelled
2. leg
SS10 Tempio Pausania 1 (12.03 km) 10:27.5 13.
10. class RC1

13. WRC
69.0 km/h
2.46 s/km
1:23:49.5 10.
9. class RC1

10. WRC
"No moments, I'm just really struggling with the car. I can't seem to keep it in the line and I'm driving really slowly."
SS11 Erula - Tula 1 (15.27 km) 11:56.6 10.
10. class RC1

10. WRC
76.7 km/h
1.43 s/km
1:35:46.1 10.
9. class RC1

10. WRC
"We made some changes after the last stage and it seems to have made the car better, so at least we're heading in the right direction."
SS12 Tempio Pausania 2 (12.03 km) 10:08.5 10.
9. class RC1

10. WRC
71.2 km/h
1.31 s/km
1:45:54.6 9.
8. class RC1

9. WRC
SS13 Erula - Tula 2 (15.27 km) 11:42.6 9.
9. class RC1

9. WRC
78.2 km/h
1.07 s/km
1:57:37.2 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
"For sure, it was kind of surprising how rough it was. It's been rough in the past, but the new section of road that we're using seems to be digging up more."
SS14 Coiluna - Loelle 1 (21.60 km) 14:03.1 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
92.2 km/h
0.86 s/km
2:11:40.3 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
"I'd like to save some soft tyres for tomorrow. We're not exactly fighting for much, but it's so, so difficult at the moment."
SS15 Monte Lerno di Pattada 1 (17.01 km) 11:44.4 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
86.9 km/h
1.04 s/km
2:23:24.7 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
"There's a lot of loose gravel in there. The last 1.5km is some of the slippiest gravel I've ever driven on."
SS16 Coiluna - Loelle 2 (21.60 km) 13:44.4 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
94.3 km/h
0.67 s/km
2:37:09.1 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
"A lot more grip than the first pass, but I'm on road cleaning duties now!"
SS17 Monte Lerno di Pattada 2 (17.01 km) 11:29.8 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
88.8 km/h
0.68 s/km
2:48:38.9 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"The conditions are pretty horrible, especially being first on the road. The lines are pretty narrow and it's a lot harder. Happy to be through that one."
3. leg
SS18 Cala Flumini 1 (12.55 km) 8:42.0 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
86.6 km/h
0.94 s/km
2:57:20.9 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"The grip was quite high. We're just driving and learning to see what we can achieve."
SS19 Sassari - Argentiera 1 (7.10 km) 5:22.4 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
79.3 km/h
2.04 s/km
3:02:43.3 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"We tried something - it was much better in the first stage than it was in here. It wasn't great."
SS20 Cala Flumini 2 (12.55 km) 8:25.1 4.
4. class RC1

4. WRC
89.4 km/h
0.15 s/km
3:11:08.4 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"We tried something else going into here, and it seems like one of the better changes this weekend. It's made the car a lot more predictable and easy to drive. The Power Stage will be rough, so we'll just see it through and rest for the next one."
SS21 Sassari - Argentiera 2[Power Stage] (7.10 km) 5:14.3 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
81.3 km/h
1.87 s/km
3:16:22.7 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"Today we made some good steps forward, but in general it's been a disappointing weekend. I am also disappointed in myself for the comments I made after SS1 - they were irrational and unfair. We do this as part of a team and I certainly didn't display that on Thursday afternoon."
Overall
WRC
RC1
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