Argentina : Shakedown
Like we mentioned earlier today, the location of Rally Argentina's Shakedown was changed at the last moment.
The practice session took place not too far from the original location in La Calera, in a future residential development zone south of
The visibility on the course was not always very good, with clouds of dust forming after each run of the cars.Sebastien Loeb
and Xavier Pons completed three runs on the course and were happy with the handling of the Xsara WRC.
Petter Solberg also confirmed being happy with his car. “I am ready. That's all I can say and things are looking good. The car works very well. We have done some improvements form Mexico, we're still not happy but it's much better,” said the Subaru driver.
There were no major incidents to report during the Shakedown. The teams are now heading back to Cordoba to prepare the cars for the two Super Special stages this evening, starting at 19.05 (local time).
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