First Motorsports Rallye de la Montagne Noire summary

Rousselot remains at the head of the championship Third podium in as many rounds for Benoît Rousselot who, with the Subaru WRC2002 "First", remains the leader of the French Tarmac Championship Winner of the first race of season (Rallye...

Rousselot remains at the head of the championship
Third podium in as many rounds for Benoît Rousselot who, with the Subaru WRC2002 "First", remains the leader of the French Tarmac Championship

Winner of the first race of season (Rallye Coeur de France), Benoît Rousselot again passed very close from the victory this Sunday to the rally "de la Montagne Noire".

As last June at the time of the rally "des Vins de Mâcon", it missed only a few seconds - 5 in Mâcon, 6 here facing the winner Alexandre Bengué - for the official driver of Subaru Rally Team France to win this new race of the championship. With this second place, the driver of Subaru WRC2002 "First" consolidates its leadership in the competition.

Less chance for the second car aligned by "First" and the "SRTF" since Jacky Voirin, in spite of an imperfect knowledge of the special stages, fought for the victory in Gr.N facing Xavier Lemonnier when it was victim of an exit of road (consecutive with that of another competitor left before him) in the ultimate special stage which forced it with the abandonment...

"First" in Madeira with Snijers
Hardly returned of France, all the team of First Motorsport will fly away, this week, for the Madeira p

Patrick Snijers and John Muth will take part, this next weekend, in the rally of Madeira, race "coefficient 20" for the European Rally Championship. They will make use of the Subaru WRC2002 with which they laid out already in Ypres.

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Series Other rally
Drivers Benoit Rousselot