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Mon August 8, 2016

Pirelli and Kajto home glory IRC Pirelli and Kajto home glory Reigning European rally champion Kajetan Kajetanowicz has scored his first win of the season - on home territory - in order to extend his advantage in the European title race. Kajetanowicz, equipped by Pirelli, can now see a second consecutive European title almost within his ...

Press conference post Rzeszowski IRC Press conference post Rzeszowski Present: Kajetan Kajetanowicz (KK)/Jarosław Baran (JB), LOTOS Rally Team Ford Fiesta R5, first place Bryan Bouffier (BB)/Xavier Panseri (XP), Gemini Clinic Rally Team Citroën DS3 R5, second place Grzegorz Grzyb (GG)/Robert Hundla (RH), Rufa Sport Ford Fiesta R5, third pla...

IRC Kajto claims home victory

Sat August 6, 2016

NEWS JUST IN

IRC PL SS13 - end @ 03:27 PM - Kajto takes first win of the season. Bouffier still has to get to finish ramp with his water leak. Habaj passes Brzezinski on last stage. Final results (after SS13)(subject to last road section and scrutineering):
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 2h01m37s1;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +46s;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +3m37s6;
4th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +4m04s1;
5th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +4m19s4;
6th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +5m06s1;
7th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +5m19s7;
8th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +6m22s7;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +6m42s9;
10th= Tlustak/Kucera, Skoda, +9m46s

IRC PL SS12 @ 02:33 PM - Bouffier survived radiator scare for this stage and even wins the stage. But Kajto's lead is secure. Results after SS12:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 1h50m17s3;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +50s6;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +3m25s3;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +3m42s7;
5th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +4m06s9;
6th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +4m36s8;
7th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +4m50s3;
8th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +5m53s3;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +6m16s3;
10th= Tlustak/Kucera, Skoda, +8m57s9

IRC PL SS11 - problems for Bouffier @ 01:55 PM - Habaj 2nd in stage ahead of Kajto and passes Kasperczyk for 5th overall. Nivette drops 3min with electric problems. Bigger news Bouffier wins stage but has a radiator leak at the end of stage, which is a big problem with 2 stages to go! Results after SS11:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 1h44m05s6;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +51s9;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +3m20s9;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +3m34s5;
5th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +4m06s4;
6th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +4m27s5;
7th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +4m40s8;
8th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +5m38s5;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +6m03s9;
10th= Tlustak/Kucera, Skoda, +8m34s

IRC PL SS10 @ 10:46 AM - Stage dry while first two were wet. Mid-day and Kajto seems in control, while Bouffier admits his driving was bad on first stage this morning. Habaj passes Chuchala. Results after SS10:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 1h31m34s9;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +53s9;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +3m04s6;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +3m19s;
5th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +3m54s3;
6th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +4m07s4;
7th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +4m18s7;
8th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +5m05s7;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +5m37s;
10th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +6m48s3

IRC PL SS9 @ 09:57 AM - Now times of Bouffier and Kajto are very close on this stage. Koltun loses 2 places in a ditch. Puskadi surprisingly around 20th place all weekend retires, fuel pump. Nivette had bonnet up and may retire. Results after SS9:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 1h20m22s;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +52s;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +2m47s1;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +3m01s4;
5th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +3m26s8;
6th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +3m50s8;
7th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +3m57s6;
8th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +4m12s7;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +4m56s7;
10th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +6m03s4

IRC PL SS8 @ 09:34 AM - It is wet and many drivers are surprised by that. Kajto takes 18sec out of Bouffier, although Bouffier is 3rd fastest. Nivette drops from 5th to 10th with brake problems. Results after SS8:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 1h14m53s9;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +51s3;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +2m38s8;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +2m51s;
5th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +3m13s6;
6th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +3m28s7;
7th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +3m36s9;
8th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +3m55s3;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +4m40s4;
10th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +5m33s3

Fri August 5, 2016

Kajto leads after day1 IRC Kajto leads after day1 Kajetan Kajetanowicz leads his home round of the FIA European Rally Championship into the final day after a close battle with Bryan Bouffier through much of Friday’s action on Rally Rzeszow. Leading after Thursday night’s spectacular street stage in Rzeszow city centre, there ...

NEWS JUST IN

IRC PL SS7 - day1 @ 10:07 PM - Kajto wins the stage quite clearly, but despite this being a fairly long stage there are no changes in the top10. Results after day1 (SS7):
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 1h01m33s8;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +33s1;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +1m51s8;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +2m06s4;
5th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +2m19s4;
6th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +2m26s3;
7th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +2m51s;
8th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +2m56s2;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +3m38s5;
10th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +3m41s2

IRC PL SS6 @ 10:02 PM - Fight sorts of over as Bouffier spun and dropped 20sec in the process. Botka retired before stage with an alternator problem in SS5. Habaj makes it into top10 after being way down with SS2 off. Results after SS6:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 51m04s1;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +25s4;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +1m26s9;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +1m48s;
5th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +1m51s9;
6th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +2m00s6;
7th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +2m20s5;
8th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +2m28s6;
9th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +3m03s4;
10th= Habaj/Spentany, Ford, +3m26s3

IRC PL SS5 @ 02:02 PM - ATTENTION: Kajto gets a time bonus of 10s for being held up in SS2 and therefore takes the lead now 5.3 ahead of Bouffier. Short stage, bumpy and fast. Gap between Bouffier and Kajto tightens. Results after SS5:
1st= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, 37m29s7;
2nd= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, +5s3;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +1m08s1;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +1m21s8;
5th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +1m29s9;
6th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +1m32s3;
7th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +1m42s9;
8th= Botka/Szeles, Citroen, +1m43s7;
9th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +1m44s8;
10th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +2m21s6

IRC PL SS4 @ 11:39 AM - Stage win for Bouffier taking 4s out of Kajto in straight fight. So far Kajto seemed the faster driver. Chuchala drops from 5th to 8th going slow with bad pace notes. Results after SS4:
1st= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, 32m47s3;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +7s3;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +55s5;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +1m07s9;
5th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +1m13s2;
6th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +1m16s6;
7th= Botka/Szeles, Citroen, +1m23s5;
=8th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +1m25s9;
=8th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +1m25s9;
10th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +1m58s7

IRC PL SS3 @ 10:44 AM - Longest stage of the rally and times show Kajto and Bouffier are very much in a league of their own, everybody else half a minute down on this stage alone. Results after SS3:
1st= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, 22m13s;
2nd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +3s2;
3rd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +42s1;
4th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +46s5;
5th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +50s9;
6th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +52s4;
7th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +57s9;
8th= Botka/Szeles, Citroen, +58s2;
9th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +1m00s1;
10th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +1m18s1

IRC PL SS2 @ 10:01 AM - SS1 was 3 laps on a superspecial last night, really short. First proper stage and big favourite Kajto is stuck behind Habaj who went off. Results after SS2:
1st= Bouffier/Panseri, Citroen, 8m19s8;
2nd= Grzyb/Hundla, Ford, +6s5;
3rd= Kajetanowicz/Baran, Ford, +9s4;
4th= Chuchala/Dymurski, Subaru, +15s4;
5th= Nivette/Heller, Skoda, +18s4;
6th= Botka/Szeles, Citroen, +18s8;
7th= Jeets/Toom, Skoda, +21s5;
8th= Kasperczyk/Syty, Ford, +26s1;
9th= Brzezinski/Gerber, Ford, +28s8;
10th= Koltun/Pleskot, Ford, +32s3

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