The weary crews are now into the final day of the Roger Albert Clark Rally, and still the gap at the front between is only around a minute and half as Martin McCormack and Barney Mitchell continue to lead fellow Escort runners Jason Tauber Pritchard and Phil Clarke.
The rally concludes today after the run back to Raly HQ from special stage 32, Bewshaugh 2.
Overall standings after 28 stages:
1 Martin McCormack/Barney Mitchell (Ford Escort MkII) 4:03:21
2 Jason Tauber Pritchard/Phil Clarke (Ford Escort RS1800) 4:04:48
3 Roger Chilman/Patrick Walsh (Ford Escort MkII) 4:10:24
4 Stuart Egglestone/Brian Hodgson (Ford Escort Mk11) 4:16:32
5 Wayne Sisson/Neil Shanks (Mitsubishi Galant VR4) 4:16:59
6 Barry McKenna/Arthur Kierans (Ford Escort) 4:22:00
7 Rudi Lancaster/Dave Price (Ford Escort RS1800) 4:27:38
8 Henri Grehan/Jack Bowen (Ford Escort) 4:32:23
9 Christophe Jacob/Isabelle Regnier (Ford Escort RS) 4:32:46
10 Stefaan Stouf/Joris Erard (Ford Escort RS1600) 3:38:46