Have had to spend seven quotes from the World of Rallies for see for the first time in action five units of the Citroën DS3 WRC. PH Sport has all the guilt of this great stake of Citroen in the Rally of Finland all while supporting the team Abu Dhabi Total WRT with the three drivers of Citroën Racing and puts it in competition with two other Citroën DS3 WRC for argentina Marcos Ligato and Alberto Nicolás. In regard to the official team, Kris Meeke returns to action after his victory in the distant past Rally of Portugal.
Kris Meeke has been focused on the test of the Citroen C3 WRC 2017 during the last month, which has led to that the irish are losing the dating of Sardinia and Poland. Back in Finland, Meeke will look to repeat the podium finish harvested in 2014, when he finished third: “Finland is a unique time of the season in the WRC. I have excellent memories here, as my first race in 2013 with Citroën or my podium a year later. Finland lurks one of the routes most amazing in the world and this rally had to be a part of my program. It is a rally where the distances are tenths of a second”.
In this line, Meeke says before the start of the recognition test: “I Won in Portugal, but I don’t have any particular goal here. I’m going to make my best effort to learn, understand and enjoy at the wheel. The forecast calls for rain for all the days, which surely must have an influence on the position output. I Think it’s going to be a huge challenge from surveys as there are a large amount of new special, including ‘Ouninpohja’ that will be in the opposite direction”.
Craig Breen is confident before his third participation with the
team Abu Dhabi Total WRT: “I feel much more prepared for this
rally that for my first two tests with the team. I’m going to be able to
draw all the experience that I got last month and my goal
will continue where I left it in the Rally of Poland. For this rally
to be a success for me, I need to have a career consisting of, without
you will make mistakes and attack a little more at certain times”.
In this aspect, Craig Breen emphasizes his previous experience in the
test, although it has never managed to score points in the fast sections of the
scandinavian country: “I Am familiar with the Rally of Finland since
I have participated in six occasions. Two years ago I went to a World
Rally Car, but in a contextototalmente different with my father
working on my car and my mom doing the catering. That effort is
guilty that you’re here and I have every intention of taking advantage of this
The third pilot officer Citroën Racing
in this test, it will be Khalid Al-Qassimi: “I can Not wait to return to
Finland. Is a very special event. The test is characterized by its
high speed and big jumps. We want to be able to take advantage of
our experience of last year, although half of the special
they are new and we will have to be concentrated in the acknowledgments.
It will be important to feel good behind the wheel again, especially after the
long break from Portugal. It’s a big commitment to be
fast in this rally“.