12. Rally Estonia 2022

WRC #7WRC2 Open #7WRC2 Junior #7WRC2 Masters #7WRC3 Junior #4WRC3 Open #7
14. 7. – 17. 7. 2022, Tartu • Estonian Autosport Events MTÜ • gravel 313.84 km • total distance including road sections - 1486.77 km • Other years
#18
Toyota GR Yaris Rally1 icon
A-6632
Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT NG
RC1
Final results
5. overall
5. overall
5. class RC1
5. WRC
Stage results
1. leg Time Pos. km/h
s/km
Overall Pos. after
SS1 Visit Estonia Tartu 1 (1.66 km) 1:39.6 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
60.0 km/h
0.54 s/km
1:39.6 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"It's not affecting my confidence too much because I have a very good feeling in the car. It was a small mistake and I can not take that feeling into the rally. I want to bring back a result to say thanks to the guys who fixed the car."
SS2 Peipisääre 1 (24.35 km) 13:56.6 11.
11. class RC1

11. WRC
104.8 km/h
1.31 s/km
15:36.2 11.
11. class RC1

11. WRC
"I was way too careful. I did not drive this stage last year. I just need to see how it is going and how is the stage. As soon as we get the good feeling then I can go for sure."
SS3 Mustvee 1 (17.09 km) 9:12.2 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
111.4 km/h
0.88 s/km
24:48.4 11.
11. class RC1

11. WRC
"It is OK, this stage I did not drive last year. Step by step. Next two stages I have experience on."
SS4 Raanitsa 1 (21.45 km) 10:31.0 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
122.4 km/h
0.58 s/km
35:19.4 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"I am not fully happy, but we are step by step getting better. It's okay, but more slippery than I expected."
SS5 Vastsemõisa 1 (6.70 km) 4:23.3 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
91.6 km/h
0.97 s/km
39:42.7 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"A bit of a shame that I lost quite a lot this morning, but that was the only way I could start this rally because many things happened the last few years. It's getting better and I just want to continue like that. Everybody is trying, but I will try to ignore it and just do my job."
SS6 Peipisääre 2 (24.35 km) 14:08.4 9.
9. class RC1

9. WRC
103.3 km/h
1.27 s/km
53:51.1 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
"I wanted to try a bit in the afternoon, but if the other stages are like this then I have to accept what I can do. Quite tricky in some places and the ruts are very unstable, so it's not very enjoyable."
SS7 Mustvee 2 (17.09 km) 9:15.8 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
110.7 km/h
1.01 s/km
1:03:06.9 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
"It wasn't so good. At the end of the stage it started to rain heavily. I was a bit careful and I also had a big hit on the front right. After that the car didn't go straight, so I need to check that. It should be okay."
SS8 Raanitsa 2 (21.45 km) 10:38.6 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
120.9 km/h
0.66 s/km
1:13:45.5 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
"Of course I am not really happy, but some sections are really tricky. Everything is fine, but I was a bit careful. It's better to continue like this for one more stage and then we can continue tomorrow."
SS9 Vastsemõisa 2 (6.70 km) 4:45.1 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
84.6 km/h
3.27 s/km
1:18:30.6 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"If I am honest, it has not been a really good day for me. I tried to step by step improve but obviously I have many things to work on, especially in these tricky conditions. Tomorrow, if the conditions are more stable, I will try to push more."
2. leg
SS10 Elva 1 (11.73 km) 6:08.5 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
114.6 km/h
0.96 s/km
1:24:39.1 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"The Tarmac section was very slippery, so basically on every corner I made a mistake! It's going to be a long day, so I need to think what I can do on each stage."
SS11 Mäeküla 1 (10.27 km) 5:59.0 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
103.0 km/h
1.06 s/km
1:30:38.1 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
"I am not driving to my maximum and I am step by step trying to push. In the narrow parts I didn't take any risks."
SS12 Otepää 1 (17.08 km) 8:43.7 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
117.4 km/h
0.77 s/km
1:39:21.8 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"I got some info about Gus, but I just concentrated and it was no problem. It was a very nice stage and I enjoyed it a bit. It was very high-speed and flowing."
SS13 Neeruti 1 (7.60 km) 4:55.5 9.
9. class RC1

9. WRC
92.6 km/h
2.18 s/km
1:44:17.3 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"I am just doing my job and it will be fine. It is getting better in some places but it also quite tricky. I am just trying to find the right confidence and feeling."
SS14 Elva 2 (11.73 km) 6:08.9 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
114.5 km/h
0.97 s/km
1:50:26.2 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"It's better than this morning, but still some places are a bit tricky. It's very difficult to judge the way things are coming and I need to be more calm in some places, but it's all good."
SS15 Mäekülä 2 (10.27 km) 5:53.7 7.
7. class RC1

7. WRC
104.5 km/h
0.98 s/km
1:56:19.9 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"At the moment my confidence is building, but if it's raining in the next one I am not so sure."
SS16 Otepää 2 (17.08 km) 8:44.4 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
117.3 km/h
0.56 s/km
2:05:04.3 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"It was quite an enjoyable stage, but in some high-speed sections there are very deep ruts. The car is very unstable so it was very scary in a few places."
SS17 Neeruti 2 (7.60 km) 4:49.4 9.
9. class RC1

9. WRC
94.5 km/h
1.05 s/km
2:09:53.7 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"Of course, I have many things to improve but it's getting better a bit. Not as bad as yesterday, but I will need to work hard."
SS18 Toyota Tartu 2 (1.66 km) 1:42.3 8.
8. class RC1

8. WRC
58.4 km/h
1.51 s/km
2:11:36.0 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
3. leg
SS19 Tartu Vald 1 (6.56 km) 5:45.9 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
68.3 km/h
0.67 s/km
2:17:21.9 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"It's all okay, I was just very careful. Loubet had a hit but these kind of things can happen easily on this stage. I will push in the next one - it's no problem."
SS20 Kanepi 1 (16.48 km) 8:15.6 3.
3. class RC1

3. WRC
119.7 km/h
0.36 s/km
2:25:37.5 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"It's good. I feel quite comfortable, but I still have room for more pushing. I can be faster in the next run and I am quite confident."
SS21 Kambja 1 (15.95 km) 8:58.7 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
106.6 km/h
0.62 s/km
2:34:36.2 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"It was a very enjoyable stage, but some places are incredibly slippery. I thought the time would be pretty bad but it's actually quite good."
SS22 Tartu Vald 2 (6.56 km) 5:43.2 6.
6. class RC1

6. WRC
68.8 km/h
0.69 s/km
2:40:19.4 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
SS23 Kanepi 2 (16.48 km) 8:25.8 3.
3. class RC1

3. WRC
117.3 km/h
0.57 s/km
2:48:45.2 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"It's all good. At the start it was raining very heavily and in that kind of moment you are not looking forward to start!"
SS24 Kambja 2[Power Stage] (15.95 km) 9:57.2 5.
4. class RC1

5. WRC
96.1 km/h
2.45 s/km
2:58:42.4 5.
5. class RC1

5. WRC
"Five times I have tried Rally Estonia and finally I finished it! Huge thanks to the team - they fixed the car after shakedown and all the mechanics worked so hard. Of course I was struggling a lot but at the end I had quite a good feeling with the car."
Overall
WRC
RC1
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