49. Barum Czech Rally Zlín 2019
16. 8. – 18. 8. 2019, Zlín • asphalt 219,63 km • Other years
ERC #6 • ERC 2 #6 • ERC 3 #6 • ERC Ladies #6 • ERC 3 Junior #6 • ERC 1 Junior #6 • Czech Republic #6 • Abarth Rally Cup #5 • Peugeot Rally Cup (CZ) #6
"It was really really difficult event. Dangerous and tricky rally."
"We are happy. It was long rally and this stage was difficult after big delay."
"This was best weekend of my careeer. Fantastic fight, beautiful stages. Thanks to my team and my father and mother. My dream come true here and Top 10 result is fantastic."
"Really nice to see the crowds. Without their support it would be not easy. Really good feeling to win again." / "Díky divákům, bez jejich podpory by to nebylo ono."
"I got puncture, it was my mistake. We need to check result and calculate point for the championship." / "Udělali jsme defekt, moje chyba, teď musíme propočítat body pro šampionát."
"I did my best. Massive thanks to my team." / "Dělal jsem, co šlo, díky mému týmu."
"I gave everything into it. I'm happy we are in finish, this is most important. Thanks to all fans fo suppport, I'm speechless now." / "Dal jsem do toho vše, nemám slov."
"I was not really on the pace all weekend. But good result, I remember Poland. I'm really happy. Thanks to the team and spectators for fantastic atmosphere!" / "Neměli jsme sice nejlepší rychlost, ale s výsledkem jsem spokojen."
"Now the car working really fine. This stage was nice. We are in finish, super. Thanks to all fans."
"Barum rally is not easy. We tried hard now, but it's not enough. Congrats to Wagner. 7th place is good but not dream result here for us." / "Sedmé místo je dobré, ale není to výsledek snů."
"Unbeliavable. Such a difficult weekend. Big thanks to team and sponsors. Amazing to finish Barum rally in R5 car." / "Je skvělé dojet Barum v R5, díky všem."
"We did very positive step on setup."
"The stage is tricky especially in the forrest part. Small shadows under trees so I drove it very slowly. Still one to go." / "Ta zkouška je zrádná hlavně v lese, kde není ve stínu moc vidět."
"Much better than in the morning without slowing down. Car is working perfect, big thanks to my team. Now we have to push." / "Na poslední musíme tlačit."
"Just comfortable run. It's quicker. "
"Quite good run. One stage to go so let's concentrate for this one." / "Dobré, teš se musíme koncentrovat na poslední zkoušku."
"Now it was okay. I was bit careful some places because big gap around me."
"Clean run. Wagner is still faster than me. We try to do our best and just waiting what the others do." / "Simon je stále rychlejší. Budeme jen čekat, co ostatní."
"We want to finish the rally, it would be great result for us and team. Difficult stage front of us." / "Chceme dojet do cíle, byl by to dobrý výsledek."
"So difficult. I made small mistake but lost just one second. I'm looking forward for next two stages, they are incredible."
"After the puncture is it not in our hands. J-B is doing good job for team."
"I was too slow in some corners."
"We have to help Ken Torn, this is a job we got to do."
"I go more slowly. It is not simple."
"It's all or nothing. We trying to attack. We are very confident. We try to be very fast on last two stages."
"Much better than in the morning. I get used these stages and it's more dry."
"More less the same. We should be careful in forrest."
"Nice little Sunday drive. I'm driving so slowly, but we have to finish."
"We changed setup a bit. Safe pace, still two difficult stages to go." / "Změnili jsme trochu nastavení, čekají nás ještě dvě náročné zkoušky."
"I don't know. I hit some rock or something. (FR wheel damage)" / "Trefil jsem v pravé nějaký kámen."
"We put hard tyres and thanks to the Lord, because I hit something and thought we have puncture, but not." / "Dali jsme tvrdé pneu a ještě že tak, něco jsme trefili a naštěstí to nebyl defekt."
"Stage was okay. But when you lost a motivation and three minutes after puncture like this then it's really bad." / "Po tom defektu a ztrátě jsme ztratili motivaci."
puncture / defekt
"Excellent we brake later and later. But then we went straight at junction." / "Chodil jsem na brzdy později a později, až jsem šel rovně na odbočení."
"We try to be fast because German rally next week, but without risk. One strange thing, someone put big rock in one cut which we run through during first run." / "Jedeme Německo, takže se držíme v tempu. Do jednoho katu teď dal někdo obrovský kámen, který tam předtím nebyl."
"It's okay, I don't like this stage. Bring on the proper stages. I'm staying relaxed. No mistake now." / "Nemám rád tuhle zkoušku."
"This one was good. I did it without any crucial mistake. Medium hard tyres, one spare. The pace is fast, hope it will be okay." / "Neudělal jsem žádnou velkou chybu."
"Little bit hot for tyres, but okay. We have medium hard compound. " / "Jedeme média, možná je na ně moc horko."
"Nothing to complain about, good stage. Maybe I can push little bit more, but no reason." / "Nemám důvod víc tlačit."
"Simon is faster with every stage. The conditions were better now. We hope we will do Pindula without mistake and enjoy it." / "Simon je stále o kousek rychlejší. Doufám, že na Pindule neuděláme chybu."
"Much more grip compare to the first run. Cuts are not so muddy." / "Grip je teď mnohem lepší."
"I got puncture 7 km before finish. (front right wheel)"
"Now I know what is flat-out. I'm sorry for Ken. I did lot of small mistakes and I had big moment over the crest."
"Morning has been good. The other drivers are flat-out, I have to take more risk."
"I had brake problems in this stage for last kilometers."
"At the moment is all okay. No mistakes, I want continue like this. Car and setup are okay."
"This morning was not so good, we lost lot seconds. Now we try to get it back."
"This special stage is crazy fast."
"This stage was much easier than Pindula but still very hard."
"Long stage, but I'm delighted."
"Morning was perfect, but we have no experience with this car. We have to work more on this."
"Crazy. We had a spin and I had to restart the car. I took it carefuly, have to finish this rally. Still three stages to go."
"Very long stage, we had tyre overheating at the end, it was dangerous."
"Difficult day. We had nice run, but I made one mistake."
"New day, new life. We are experimenting with setup and it looks interesting. Times are not bad. But Jan is not pushing." / "Čas není špatný, zkoušíme jiné nastavení, ale Honza nejede naplno."
"Car is working really well. We try to enjoy it. Still three stages to go, we can't unestimate it." / "Stále jsou tři zkoušky do cíle, nesmíme to podcenit."
changed a wheel / měnil kolo
"I did spin on gravel, not far from the end. But the rest was okay, no problem. Just this little stupid mistake." / "Na šotolině kousek před cílem jsem udělal hodiny, hloupá chyba."
"This one was good for us. I'm quite angry because on previous one where I slowed down at Nikolay. Stewards decided not to sort that. So keep going and try to get back these seconds back on the road." / "Jsem trochu naštvaný, protože na Pinduli jsme přibrzdili na pár sekund u Gryazina, ale komisaři to nechtějí řešit, že jde jen o pár vteřin. Musíme to najet na trati."
"Bit taking care about the tyres but at the end I was sliding so much. We preparing fo the afternoon." / "Hlídal jsem si pneu."
"Quite okay. We are on the safe side, I want to finish on good position." / "Jedeme na pohodu, chceme dojet."
"I think it was good run. Nice stage, long. I know I was bit sleeping in the middle of the stage so it could be better. Finally it's more about racing than driving on the normal roads today." / "Docela dobré, akorát v půlce zkoušky mně přišlo, že trochu spím."
"It's funny with R5. We drive to be safe and clean but maybe too safe. I feel I can push more." / "Jedeme opatrně, možná až moc."
"Terrible. We have hard tyres and had wait before start. It was tricky. I just want finish this rally. Everyone crashing."
"Difficult. Also we had cold tyres, it was so scary."
"There is lot of problems on stage. We had cold tyres and had to be cautious. We had not good feeling because this." / "Po trati je rozházeno několik aut a my startovali na studených pneu."
"We went off a bit on cold tyres." / "Vyjeli jsme na studených pneu."
"Beautiful stage, I enojy it. But so slippery in the forrest."
"I hit post in one corner, we slid on grass. We have lot of doors, no problem." / "Trefil jsem sloup a jeli po trávě. Dveří máme dost."
"Really pity that we cannot flat out, because this stage is beautifull. We have to go to finish and bring the title to Škoda." / "Zkouška je krásná, škoda, že nemůžeme jet naplno, musíme dojet do cíle."
"Really difficult stage. We had good rhythm on first one, now we were bit cautious. Proper stage is front of us."
"Tricky stage, absolutely no risk."
"I'm not really satisfied with my performance. And we got info there is something in stage at start so I was bit nervous. I slowed down at Nikolay. But time is good."
"Quite okay, but there is crash so we stopped and check if the crew is fine. Then we took it easily." / "Je tam velká rána, tak jsme zastavili a ujistili se, že jsou ok."
"Some drops of rain. Nikolay had big crash, but they were out of car. I just slowed down. Tricky stage, quite slippery." / "Nikolay dal velkou ránu, ale oba jsou z auta."
"It's my home stage but I didn't drive well. Mid part was so slippery and muddy. Time is nothing special." / "Moje domácí zkouška, ale nejel jsem dobře."
"Tricky. To be honest I was not brave enough. In the forrest it was damp and slippery." / "Nebyl jsem dost odvážný."
"We changed pads for this loop. Clean run. We have to find rhythm from yesterday."
"Quite difficult. Not good feeling on brakes, we lose some seconds."
"Narrow, very slippery, tricky. Very typical for the Barum rally."
"Time is bad, I don't know why." / "Čas není dobrý, nevím proč."
"We have to think if we have to continue. I'm struggling with the handling." / "Zvažujeme, zda pokračovat, bojuji s tím."
"I think start was good. But in one corner I hit something and I thought we had puncture, but it just my feeling." / "V jedné zatáčce jsme něco trefili a myslel jsem, že máme defekt."
"Steady run, no big drama. We have to hard tyres for the long one."
"Perfect. We have stiffer setup and it was quite good."
"Like a new stage for me. We are unhappy as Březík was faster than we." / "Loni jsem to nejel, pro mě jak nová zkouška, nejsem spokojen, že Březík je rychlejší."
"This day will be long. We took this stage carefully." / "Bude to ještě dlouhý den."
"Last junction we had some mistake in pacenotes, we overshoot." / "V posledním odbočení jsme měli chybu v rozpisu."
"It's difficult, but we trying go fast as possible. Taking no risk. There was lot of mud after cars front of use were cutting the corners. Pindula will be really tricky." / "Jedeme bez rizika, už je dost vytaháno. Pindula bude náročná."
"That's fine. I don't like this Mickey-mouse stages. Really slippy. Looking for big push on next one." / "Nemám rád tento typ zkoušek, na té další chci zatáhnout."
"Plan is still the same. Win the battle. It will be tough of course. This one was quite good. Maybe just too wide in few corners." / "Chceme ten souboj vyhrát, ale bude to samozřejmě těžké."
"Our engine is stalling, it's bad. Problem with ECU." / "Máme problém s řídící jednotkou."
"Hope it will goes better than yesterday. We will see." / "Snad to bude lepší než včera."
"Quite slippery. You need big balls to push." / "Na tlačení potřebuješ koule."
"Just relax. Looking forward to the next stage. This one was just warmup." / "Tohle bylo jen na rozehřátí."
"It was really slippery. We were bit sliding. Not perfect but okay." / "Dost to klouže."
"Feeling is little bit better. But I think time on this stage is not good enough. Hope the next will be little bit better."
"Both guys made mistake, it's pity both guys made mistake. It was nice fight. There is one dangerous place after start, one bad fast left corner over crest, mud was anywhere. so dangerous. I hope nothing wrong will happened there." / "Škoda, byl to dobrý boj. Tady je nebezpečné místo po startu, rychlá levá přes horizont na bahně, snad se tam nic nestane."
"Tricky, but enjoyable. I'm learning a lot."
"All the day we were not able to keep the pace with the others."
"I was really careful because it's so dark and our lights are not good."
"We did more kilometers, it's important."
"We had brake problems."
"Everytime I overheat brakes, after five km I had soft pedal. This stage was very tricky. But we are here."
"This stage was little bit tougher. I wish do more rallying, I need experience. But it's better then at the beginning of this week."
"Bit more dry but we took it easy and steady."
"We can't find out our pace, don't know why. But we are happy that we are in finish today."
"It was fine, but lot of mud. Very slippy. Tomorrow I want start from clean sheet."
"Quite difficult day. I tried to push here, but we had big moment."
"Setup is better and better. I'm learning this rally. I'm looking for tomorrow, new rally."
"We just keep our pace. Don't want to push too much, it's our maximum. Not over the limit."
"Not enjoyed. I have sh.. light. Very bad day for me. We will see tomorrow."
"I found it more muddy. I took it easy at the beginning."
"It was so difficult day. I'm not happy with my driving in the night section."
"Very good day for first time here. We learn with every stage."
"What a long day! We drove last three stages with broken transmission."
"This stage was really tricky. But I'm happy with this day, we scored points."
"We need to change brakes. We struggled."
"It was big fight with my healt today. Thanks to my team for support and great car. "
"We are looking forward to the bed. We had no real problems today, car was working well. Good night!"
"No powersteering. For last two stages." / "Poslední dvě zkoušky jedeme bez posilovače řízení."
"Stage is completely muddy. So slippery. I'm happy to finish this leg."
"Lights was not working properly. I had no confidence. But definitely positive day."
"It's been a fantastic day. Massive thanks to team. We felt comfortable." / "Skvělý den."
"I'm happy with the time. I compare it with Jakeš and Habaj only. We were cautious in the forrest. We just hit small stone limiting road border one km before finish. We are part of Walachian cup here in Moravia region without intention." / "Poměřuji se s Jakešem a Habajem, takže dobrý."
"This one was really good. I like driving in the night. But first part was terrible."
"Today was not best one for us. Optimistic element - the car is working well. We have to start again tomorrow." / "Dnešek nebyl nejlepší, ale alespoň auto funguje dobře."
" I don't have speed like last year, but don't know why. We have to find the speed tomorrow." / "Oproti loňsku mně chybí rychlost a já nevím proč."
"The pace is high. We like this stage, but it's maximum what we can do here." / "Tempo je šíleném nemohu jet rychleji."
"Quite okay. Little bit tricky some places. I had small moment in the forrest. We survived it so we follow. It was close to the end." / "Ke konci v lese jsem ustál krizovku."
"This one was very tricky. Full of mud in some corners, so I took it easy. Generally we can be happy with our performance today. But still lot of things we can improve for tomorrow. Big thanks to all supporters around the stages." / "Tahle byla zrádná, samý vytahaný bordel. V zásadě dnes můžeme být spokojeni, ale je co zlepšovat."
"For me it was day of Semetín. I really like this stage. It was day full of work, with long liasion like in WRC." / "Pro mě byl největší zážitek Semetín."
"We have engine overheating. Transfer belt broken. It's shame. See you tomorrow."
"Quite okay. We are in the fight. We will see times of the other guys."
"It was a slow puncture, I decided to follow. Same like on Canary. Piece of sh.." / "Byl to pomalý defekt a já se rozhodl na tom jet... Podobně jako na kanárech... Píp píp píp..."
"Not as good as this morning but it's okay." / "Ne tak dobré jako ráno."
"This stage I like most today. We trying, but we don't want to do stupid mistake." / "Tahle zkouška je dnes nejlepší."
"Feeling was quite good but losing time to Kostka is not good."
"Car is running like before. Just difficult to get concentration after incident like this." / "Po takové nehodě se těžko udrží koncentrace."
"We like it, nice stage. But time is bad." / "Čas je špatný."
"This one was little bit tough. Some places like in the shadow and lights didn't worked properly."
"We improved our time from first pass. Really tricky some part. But same for everyone." / "Oproti prvním průjezdům se zlepšujeme."
front left puncture / defekt levé přední
"Nice run. Really enjoying. Time is good, we do what we can." / "Děláme, co můžeme."
"It's going fine. On next one we will need all lights. I switch the lightpod on one km into stage. It was better." / "Světla jsem zapnul po kilometru, na další zkoušce budeme potřebovat všechna."
"I though we had a puncture few km into stage, stone on the road." / "Trefili jsme kámen a myslel jsem, že máme defekt."
"It's been alright. It was just tricky. Everything running perfectly."
"Not so bad. I lost a lot but I enjoy it."
"This one was really hard, I lost a lot. Previous one was good for me."
"It's not better. Bit better than first loop, but still big gap."
"We are trying to improve pace."
"I don't like Březová but Semetín is fantastic. Few moments but we are here."
"Tough. Stages are crazy. Driving is not great."
"Little bit better but I don't know why the times not coming. "
"We are starting find our pace. But these guys are crazy."
"Amazing stage, so atypical. So many crests."
"It was better for second time. But my time is not good. Tomorrow."
"Previous stage our time was just not good, nothing else."
"I think bad tyre choice, too soft on rear."
"I made one mistake in chicane on previous one. We are here and this is most important."
"The feeling is better. Setup is bit better, but this is crazy stage, not easy."
"I struggle in the gravel after incident in Rome, I don't trust it."
"I lost my brakes earlier. Now it's okay. I was on the limit here. Absolutelly crazy stage. I have to slow down, this was too much."
"Much better than in the first loop. I'm improving. This stage is amazing."
"Much more better. I feel comfortable. I enjoy it really much."
"We have noise in back of the car, I don't know. We want reach finish today."
"This stage is incredible. More bumpy, really narrow sections. But no mistakes."
"This stage is quite hard, it's realy broken. We are happy we passed through without problem."
"I need to learn about the brakes and tyres. It's about me, not the car."
"Time is not so good. But this stage is incredible, great to drive R5 car here."
"Everything fine. Hyundai works well, I think times are better now."
"Terrible stage for us. Late on brake at one place and I had moment. "
"Time is not good for me."
"It's really cool. We had really good rhythm. It's incredible how you can work with pacenotes."
"Difficult. This stage was dangerous, water at some places but I don't know why."
"Still nice stage, no problem there."
"I'm happy, but could be better."
"I'm happy with time. Car feels bit better. We changed something on rear to avoid understeering."
"Car is tired. Now I have some vibration in the car, I feel not comfortable." / "Auto vibruje."
"We had big moment and hit the tree. But car is okay. (huge bodyshell damage on co-drivers side)" / "Trefili jsme strom, snad to bude jen karosérie."
"Everything is okay with car, but my speed is not like last year." / "Nejsem tak rychlý jako loni."
"It's worse and worse. Maybe something mechanical. Turbo or wastegate." / "Nemáme výkon a je to horší a horší, možná turbo nebo tak něco."
"This stage is really hard. I want make no mistake and we were quite fast." / "Nechci udělat chybu."
"It's better than in the morning. But fight with Chris is tight, we need to push on the limit and keep the car on the road. Nothing else to do." / "Bojujeme s Chrisem, musíme tlačit."
"Now it's much better, car is less moving."
"What can you do. We can't risk too much." / "Nemůžeme moc riskovat."
"This stage is incredible. Onboard should be really fun. Really difficult and big jumps." / "Ta zkouška je úžasná, onboard bude zábava."
"Now it was better but still some places where you can gain time if you crazy." / "Pokud jste blázen, tak místy můžete najet nějaký čas."
"So dissapointing. We catch that Hyundai and he didn't let us pass."
"We made changes on the car and it's much better. Maybe we make it even harder. "
"Beautiful stage, because I live 2 km away." / "Bydlím kousek odsud."
"Two times we hit big rock in the middle of the road. Hope car will be okay. One stone on circiut, one in normal part." / "Dvakrát jsme trefili kámen uprostřed stopy."
"Nothing to fight in fact but we really like this stage."
"Quite couple of holes, it's tricky. Really bumping in high speed."
"We have good run now. Next three stages we must take little bit careful. Norbert stopped in the first part."
"So far good day. I probably need push more, but I'm comfortable at the moment."
"I saw big stone in the line on first lap, but marshall removed it."
"We hit something with rear wheel and we broke something on suspension. I have to check it now." / "Něco jsme trefili zadním kolem a něco tam prasklo, musíme se na to podívat."
"We had very good run. But I made huge mistake and stall the engine, lost about 10 seconds." / "Udělal jsem chybu, zhasl nám motor, nechali jsme tam 10 vteřin."
"We don't have power, it's like the road mode. I don't know where is the problem." / "Nemáme výkon, nevím, kde je problém."
"It's good, everything is allright. We are happy, it goes well for us." / "Jsme spokojeni."
"Now I have good tyre compound so I hope to be faster. In the morning I made the mistake with tyre choice." / "Ráno jsem dobře nevybral pneu, teď ano."
"I'm afraid of puncture. There are many dangerous places for tyres. I'm trying to improve my performance, feeling is better." / "Snažím se vyhýbat defektům a zlepšit se, pocitově je to lepší."
"I don't know. Pacenotes were okay but time is strange." / "Ten čas je divný."
"Everything okay. 90 per cent speed, I try to enjoy it." / "Jedu už jen na 90%."
"We did just small changes. Now let's see on Semetín, the grip will be better than morning. And it's still new car, we have to learn." / "Udělali jsme jen drobné změny, uvidíme na Semetíně."
"I had small excursion into the field towards to finish. I missed braking point."
"I can't choose better rally for comeback. But we are very slow. But anyway, we wil see, still long way to go."
"First part was very slippery and I took it carefuly, but the end was pretty good."
"The SOS appeared and we went into the road mode. So we have to ask organisers for notional time."
"Car is too soft and we had to pass Sean."
"Car is quite soft. Stage was tricky."
"Not much happy. We had SOS warning but nothing happened. First part of stage was slippy."
"This stage is really difficult, first part full of mud and narrow in the forrest."
"We have little problem with brakes, but okay. The other guys are crazy."
"After start it was very slippery, but stage was good and I enjoy it."
"It was difficult. Very slippy, lot of big cuts, lot of mud."
"I had GPS warning and stopped. "
"This stage was quite difficult in high speed, lot of mud."
"Quite slippy, especially the first part."
"I made stupid mistake in important junction."
"I had no confidence. It was very hard stage."
"We have bit problem with dirt and missing anti-cuts. Lot of punctures and problems. Probably spectators want to have fun."
"Bit better but I missing energy to fight."
puncture / defekt
"I have now idea where we got the puncture . Somewhere at the beginning. Just was just about stop or not. (FL wheel on rim)"
"Very dangerous. Dirty, slippery, crazy. Car is working well but my time is not good."
"It was so tricky on cold tyres."
"I had not good feeling, not a good time."
"It was very very slippery on first section. It was not perfect but good." / "Na začátku to hodně klouzalo."
"The first part is behind us. This stage was little bit more careful, but okay."
"Not too bad. We were careful because cold tyres but not so bad."
"We started on cold tyres, had two big slides."
"Now I know how to improve."
"Tyres and brakes were cold so I took it really really easy." / "Začátek jsem prodal, měli jsme studené pneu."
"This stage was not good because we had to wait before start and my tyres were cold." / "Při čekání na startu nám vychladly brzdy."
"For sure, it was demanding. I took really careful the first part, but the rest was good."
"Not so good we stopped because crash of car front of us and switched to the road mode. Hopefuly they fine." / "Byli jsme zastaveni u havárie Marczyka."
"We just bent suspension link, now it's okay." / "Měli jsme ohnutou spojovačku, tak jsme to poštelovali a dobrý."
"This one was most tricky of this loop because slippy tarmac. We had soft tyres on rear. So far everything is good. We are enjoy it." / "Hodně zrádné, dost to klouže."
"We are in figt, but I'm quite dissapointed by my performance. Our target is fight with Chris." / "Nejsem spokojen s mým výkonem."
"Not fantastic, something was not working on the stage. Me maybe. Strange feeling in the car again." / "Něco na zkoušce nefungovalo."
"We changed tyre after start, it was on the rim. We hit nothing." / "Museli jsme měnit kolo po startu, nic jsme netrefili."
changed a wheel / měnil kolo
"First loop was not perfect for us as we lost lot of time on Semetín. Honestly im not sure the first postiion was the best one. Let's see the second loop." / "Na Semetíně jsme ztratili dost času. A nejsem si jist, zda první pozice je nejlepší, to se ukáže ve druhé rundě."
"I have rear left tyre puncture for last two km."
"We had no problem but it was really difficult stage. We are trying to get closer to Nucita."
puncture / defekt
"We enjoy the car now."
"We had a puncture before and had to put different tire on the rear."
"I have no energy. I will try to improve, still a long day."
"Car is working well. Maybe we reach limit of the tyres. So far superb ride." / "Možná už jsme na limitu pneumatik."
"Last part is full of mud and I made one big mistake." / "Na tom bordelu v závěru jsem udělal velkou chybu."
"I made a spin. Pace was good, but I lost bit of time."
"Difficult stage. First time I did it because my crash last year. Sometimes it was slippy."
"Everything fine. One small moment before finish at very muddy place. But we had luck and can continue." / "Před cílem jsme měli na bahně krizovku."
"Very good stage. Next one will be difficult for us." / "Další zkouška pro nás bude těžká."
"Bit worst than previous one. Tricky on the gravel."
"Not too good but not too bad, fortunately. Some places quite slippery and I was careful there."
"Nothing, just the brakes on fire. We had a good fun. I'm pleased with time." / "Brzdy jsou v jednom ohni."
"It's okay. I pushed for the first time, but don't know how much I can improve."
"On Semetín I was too cautious. I pushed now. We hit right front wheel, apart from that okay." / "Na Semetíně jsem byl opatrný, tady jsem tlačil."
"Probably bit better than previous one, but still space for improvement. Not taking too much risk." / "Asi to bylo lepší, ale je co zlepšovat."
"I was bit fast on brakes and there was some mud and I spun." / "Na brzdách jsem šel do hodin."
"This stage is pretty nice for us. I had a proper feeling. One moment I thought we have a puncture."
"I hit the curb and broke rear wheel." / "Škrtnul jsem o obrubník a urazil jsem kolo."
"I'm just driving through the first section. It could be faster, but as I told, step by step." / "Loni jsem tu nejel, pěkně krok po kroku."
"Honestly I can't be happy with my performance today. My driving is full of small mistakes. If I want to be champion I have to push little bit more." / "Upřímně nejsem dnes s výkonem spokojen, hodně malých chyb."
"Big push. Some close calls, but fantastic time. On gravel it was tricky with tarmac tyres." / "Hodně jsem tlačil, čas je skvělý. Na šotolině to bylo zrádné s pneu na asfalt."
"Jan is fast. I think Lukyanuk will push. This stage is tricky. On gravel in the middle section I had one big slide and was near go to the ditch. I'm trying to remember from last year." / "Jan je rychlý a Luky bude tahat. Tahle zkouška je zrádná. Na šotolině jsem měl velký smyk a skoro skončil v příkopu."
"This one was okay. On previous one I was not comparing with Russian guys. We will see now." / "Na té předchozí jsem neměl na ruské kluky, uvidíme tady."
"First one is nice, I know it from past. But I did mistake on brakes. This one is terrible, although it's best stage in the Czech republic. I was slow, hope will be faster on next one."
"First stage was okay. This one is particularly tricky. I had respect from bumps."
"The first stage I made lot of stupid mistakes, but this was okay."
"I don't know. I'm pushing but time is not there."
"I can't feel the power in the uphill. We have to check the car in service."
"Special experience, first time driving this kind of road. I took it carefuly but it's better than I expect."
"First stage was quite good, just mistake in hairpin. And this one I'm happy to be here, tricky."
"Semetín is unbeliavable, lot of crests. Really nice. I'm happy."
"It's crazy, no room for slightest mistake. Try to manage it."
"Quite fast, but bit better."
"My co-driver did mistake on first stage, we made one more loop." / "Spolujezdec udělal chybu na předchozí RZ, jeli jsme o kolo víc."
"What a crazy stage! But such a lovely. Crazy stage, crazy fans, I love it!" "Krásná a šílená zkouška."
"This stage is very hard. I had not good pacenotes so I can't go faster. Maybe next run." / "Neměl jsem dobrý rozpis."
"This stage is good, but very difficult."
"One of hardest stages of my life. Lot of gravel, very bumpy. I'm happy but it's too hard."
"Not very good. No big attack. "
"Quite bumpy, but we enjoy. We were bit careful and checked the pacenotes because first time here."
"I don't know why, but I was too slow. Yes, I was discovering this stage, but ..."
"This stage is so crazy. Some balance between go fast and easy."
"This stage is bit crazy."
"Really tricky stage. Too fast and narrow, we are happy we are here."
"Looks like broken driveshaft, car not stay in the line."
"We just have bit soft suspension, we have make it bit harder as we were touching the ground." / "Máme moc měkké nastavení."
"Time is quite good, but lot of dirt on the stages after twenty cars." / "Po 20 autech už je dost vytaháno."
"Very difficult, more gravel, more bumps. I have to be focused for the championship."
"Very very difficult. Very bumpy, we were flying all the way. Not good for the rear wheel drive car."
"Beautiful stage. We have to be little bit more agressive for the Barum rally, but we have to find confidence after we crashed on test." / "Potřebujeme jet agresivněji, ale chybí mně sebevědomí po havárii na testu."
"This stage was quite hard, so we took it easy. "
"We lost some time at Paolo, because his car in the ditch. They were both out of the car."
"It's good. I made few mistakes in fast part after start, but we are enjoy."
"Car is okay, my healt is bit better now as well. But it's exhausting."
"Brilliant. First time in R5 on this stage, pacenotes are completely different."
"Amazing. This stage is incredible. Car is working very well. I'm really happy."
"Fanstastic stage. Slippery tarmac, bumps. Time is good."
"It's fine. We had to be little bit careful now."
"Quite okay. Some places we drove carefuly. I remember the rally from last year so step by step."
"I'm not really happy. Quite tricky stage, I took very easy. And we have to think about Czech championship. Our car is too low, touching the ground in the first part." / "Nejsem spokojen, musím myslet i na český šampionát."
"Tricky stage, but first normal stage. Very difficult stage, we had clean run." / "Zrádná, ale konečně první normální zkouška."
"Bit too relaxed. I'm looking for the next one."
"Generally I really like this stage. But not completely happy with the performance."
"We still in the problem, car is rear wheel drive." / "Jedeme stále jen zadní pohon."
"Quite good. First part was really nice from my point of view, but second I was careful." / "První část dobrá, pak jsem byl opatrnější."
"Time is quite bad. But it's not easy to be for the first time on Semetín." / "Čas nic moc, ale není lehké jet poprvé Semetín."
"This is really hard stage but beautiful. From jump to jump. I'm very happy." / "Těžká, ale krásná zkouška, ze skoku na skok."
"Take it easy, just learn what the car does. Step by step." / "Učím se s autem krok po kroku."
"Probably bit better, but I could go faster. Still lot of things to improve." / "Je co zlepšovat."
"Lot of slippery parts and our car is not working well on bumpy parts." / "Hodně uklouzaných míst a naše auto nefunguje dobře na tom uskákaném."
"Crazy stage. Sometimes really nice, but last part on smooth tarmac you have to be more confident." / "Šílená zkouška, na poslední úseku si musíte hodně věřit."
"Little bit slippy tarmac on this stage, but okay." / "Trochu top klouzalo."
jel o kolo víc
"Bit bumpy stage, but okay."
"Not bad. Things goes better and better. I hope we will find good setup because stages are different."
"Big fun. Totally different than the other rallies. We are happy, this is most important thing."
"Car is so much sliding. Brakes overheating, hope we manage it befor Semetín." / "Přehřál jsem brzdy."
"Good stage, but few mistakes. Nothing special." / "Pár chybiček, ale nic hrozného."
"Completely cooked the tires on the circuit."
"Not so bad. Time is not so bad, but could be better."
"Wonderful, great atmosphere. So many crowds on the stages. We try to stay on the road and score point."
"Another spin. Time is not good."
"Perfect morning for us. Better setup finally. Stage is bumpy."
"The stage is a liberation for me. Balance of the car is great so I'm very happy."
"No problems on the stage. Just cold tyres at the beginning." / "Na začátku jsme měli studené pneu."
"Car is good. But we made a spin in the stage, we went on the grass and slid off." / "Dělali jsme hodiny."
"Time is not bad. I'm enjoying it. Sitting in the car after long time again." / "Sedím v autě po dlouhé době, ale jsem spokojen."
"Everything good. We just bit hit a dog, but hope nothing serious." / "Trochu jsme trefili psa, snad to nebylo nic vážného."
"I'm sick, din't sleep last night. Stomach. I had a spin and had to reverse." / "Není mně dobře od žaludku, celou noc jsem nespal. Tady jsme udělali hodiny a museli couvat."
"Rally started. It will be nice to start this rally next year. Really difficult, narrow, broken tarmac, we have to be careful to finish this rally."
"Nice car to drive. Stage fantastic, I enjoyed every second."
"Good wake up. It's fast. It's gonna be a tough rally. Top 15 is our goal."
"Everything is good. Bit difficult stage for brakes, bit monkey track after Slušovice, but okay." / "Zkouška je dost náročná na brzdy."
"Good warmup for today. We have to follow step by step." / "Na rozjezd dobré."
"We are fine. Clean run, I think everything is okay. We enjoy it." / "Vše v pohodě."
"Still much better than in Rome. I know stages. We try to avoid puncture, we took these places which I know easily." / "Mnohem lepší než v Římě."
"It's beautiful day for rally. It was dry over all the stage. Thanks to all the team and my family. We have to keep it on, long way to go."
"It was good run."
"It was not bad. We caught Mirek Jakeš, but he let us pass. Time is not so good, but we'll try our best." / "Dojeli jsme Jakeše, ale nechal nás předjet."
"In first the circle I lost front wheel drive." / "Hned na začátku jsem přišel o přední pohon."
"Not the best, but but better than yesterday. First rally with glasses, it's better." / "Poprvé jedu s brýlemi a je to lepší."
"Really nice stage, but we have to go through this rally without problem. So we did it like normal pace. It's important to be on the finish line." / "Jedeme normální tempo, chceme dojet do cíle."
"Everything fine, I think our pace was good. I'm satisfied." / "Jsem spokojen."
"For this stage it was okay. I have to be careful on the next one. Good stage for wake up. Everything good." / "Na další zkoušce musím být opatrný."
"Quite careful. Okay, but still the beginning of long rally. We'll try to improve on the next one." / "Celkem opatrně, ale je to jen začátek soutěže."
"We had mistake, I slide and almost made the spin. Feeling is good, car is better now. Thanks to the engineers." / "Skoro jsme udělali hodiny."
"Happy, because in second part I was driving too slow. Maybe I made the pacenotes bit slower. Some corners I could be faster." / "V té druhé části jsem mohl být rychlejší, asi moc pomalý rozpis."
"Car is working very well. Huge crowds of the fans over stages, thanks to them for coming. It's good to be first on the road, tarmac is clean." / "Hromada fanoušků, auto dobré, je dobré jet první."
"I had some rumours about cobblestone, adjusted pressure, but overcooked tires. But atmosphere here is amazing."
"Amazing, I'm really happy. Enjoyable stage, everything was okay." / "Jsem spokojen."
"I tried to be smooth and enjoy it. Tomorrow will be difficult. This is most challenging rally of season. I can't wait." / "Snažil jsem se jet čistě. Je to nejnáročnější soutěž sezóny."
"It was great actually. It's completely different experience with this car. I enjoyed it. And the great atmosphere here."
"We had some issue with pop-off. It could be even better." / "Měli jsme menší problém s pop-off ventilem, mohlo to být lepší."
"Everything was okay. I was bit careful, last year we had puncture here." / "Byl jsem opatrnější, loni jsem tu udělal defekt."
"Quite okay for us. Many spectators here." / Docela dobré, je tu opravdu hodně lidí."
"Quite okay, but we hit something little bit. We tried push and enjoy it." / "Něco jsme trochu trefili, snažili jsme se tlačit."
"Everyhing was okay, really nice stage. It was bit slippery from beginning, but then the tyres were okay. We are happy with our performance." / "Na začátku to klouzalo, pak ok."
"Easy run. First loop was bad, some places we were close to hit something. After that it was good, but I avoid to overheat the brakes." / "První kolo se nám nepovedlo, několikrát jsme skoro něco trefili."
"Fantastic. Fiesta is so great to drive. I'm so enjoyed now, do not care about the time." / "Fiesta se krásně řídí, užívám si to, čas neřeším."
"I just tried to be in line. It was quite okay."
"I don't like this kind of stages, but I understand this is important part of rally. But this year I love this stage, so nice." / "Nemám rád tyhle zkoušky, i když vím, že jsou důležité. Ale letos se mně to líbilo."
"Actually I was sleeping for two hours before this stage. But after this stage I will not sleeping till the morning." / "Před zkouškou jsem spal dvě hodiny, teď ale do rána neusnu."
"Really nice to fight here. But it was quite tricky."
"I was quite cautious in one place. First lap was not good, but rest was okay." / "První kolo nebylo dobré, pak už ano."
"The car is okay now. But it's difficult to do the Barum in R5 car for the first time." / "Jet Barumku napoprvé hned v R5 je náročné."
"I just taking care about cobbles. Take it easy." / "Snažil jsem se vyhýbat kostkám."
"Little bit carefuly, bit it's same every year for me." / "Moc opatrně, jako každý rok."
"Very slippery. I hit concrete block in one corner, I thought we have a puncture. Not good." / "V jedné zatáčce jsme trefili kostku, myslel jsem, že máme defekt."
"I think it was good. We made good tire choice." / "Dobře jsme vybrali pneu."
"We just wanted to do no mistake." / "Jen jsme nechtěli udělat chybu."
"Very difficult stage. But clean run." / "Náročná zkouška."
"We tried to do clean run."
"We catch the car front of us, we lost one or two second. Otherwise it went well." / "Dojeli jsme auto před námi, nechali jsme tam 1-2 vteřiny."
"Good, it's behind us. I don't like this city stage so much." / "Je to za námi, moc tu zkoušku nemám rád."
"It went well. Bit kicking. Sometimes were cobblestones out of the road." / Dobré, jen pár kostek je vyházených."
"Car is nice to drive. We have to be bit careful with the brakes."
"Okay, it's only first stage, we didn't lost too much seconds."
"Perfect stage, car worked perfect. We had lot of fun."
"Really fun on this stage."
"Actually like rally, we catch Bernardi. But luckilly he was little bit faster than we."
"So difficult, so tricky. Tires were cold. But no mistakes, we were cautious."
"We had little bit overheating of brakes."
"I had little problem, same like in Rome. Some mistake in the chicane, I stopped."
"Lot of small mistakes, not completely happy. I was little bit stressed as I saw lot of lights behind me. Hope tomorrow will be better." / "Udělal jsem několik chyb, stresovala mě světla za mnou."
"This stage is very nice, but big race tomorrow." / "Hezká zkouška, ale soutěž začíná zítra."
"Not easy, but lot of people. Lot of stones. We will see tomorrow, but this stage was not bad."
"Nice to start rally like this, but it was difficult with hard tyres."
"Quite difficult, I had lot of understeering. I don't want to do anything stupid."
"Nice stage for supporters. Most important part of the rally starts tomorrow."
"Really nice, spectators everywhere." / "Fakt hezké, fanoušci jsou všude."
"We had problem with battery, we had to switch off the lightpod. Hope we will fix it." / "Máme problém s baterií, museli jsme vypnout rampu, snad to opravíme."
"It's okay. Little bit overheating of the brakes. Incredible atmosphere, absolutely greatest of the world."
"Great, so many fans. Sometimes we were sideways, but I enjoyed."
"Quite okay, completely dry. We tried to push."
"In the beginning it was quite slippery, but last loop was great. Nice to see so many people here."
"Not so good. I overheated tires in third lap." / "Nic moc, ve třetím kole jsem přehřál pneu."
"Much more better than morning. Atmosphere here is fantastic. Nice stage, cannot be better. I enjoyed it." / "Je to lepší než ráno a atmosféra je úžasná."
"Tricky but enjoyable. Many people."
"It was very tricky, but good."