Jan Kopecký still in the lead before Václav Pech (Czech Rally Championship)
Press Release No. 26
The crews of contemporary cars are facing the last section of special stages. Jan Kopecký – Pavel Dresler with Škoda Fabia R5 of ŠKODA Motorsport Team are in the lead already by forty seconds over Václav Pech and Petr Uhel in car Mini John Cooper S2000.
The provisional bronze place still belongs to a fast driving Jan Dohnal in Ford Focus RS WRC. On the fourth place, it seems, there will be a fight between Pavel Valoušek in Škoda Fabia S2000 and the catching up Štěpán Vojtěch in Peugeot 206 WRC. Currently, the difference between them is only three seconds.
The second member of the ŠKODA Motorsport Team, Esapekka Lappi, is catching up with the loss caused by the defect on a tyre last night. During the morning special stages he reached the seventh place before Jan Sýkora.
Class 3 of production cars is lead by 15 seconds by Josef Semerád, who has managed to get ahead of Jan Votava, with whom they have been driving in close distances for the whole weekend. Category 2WD is lead with a big lead by Egon Smékal.
The crews are facing the last section of the competition now, and at 2:35 p.m. we can see them at the finish in Staroměstské náměstí (Old Town Square) in Mladá Boleslav.
All the information on this year Rally Bohemia can be found on the official competition website www.rallybohemia.cz. The traditional general partner of Rally Bohemia is ŠKODA AUTO.
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Press Release no. 26 (PDF 494 kB)