Co-driver Carl Williamson.
On previous day car broke in international rally but the car was fixed during the night. Ten special stages. I led the rally whole time and I won with almost three minutes. I even set fastest time on one stage included international contest, even I drove 100 numbers behind.
Motorsport news: “A 17-yaers-old Finn, Jari-Matti Latvala, got his international career off to a sensational start on the Tempest Clubman’s Stages. Under the watchful eye of Pentti Airikkala, Latvala won the event by an incredible 2 min 43.1 sec over a distance of 42 stage miles.”
1st overall, Class 5 1st.
Mitsubishi Lancer EVO6,5 group N, four-wheel drive.
Service team Fairfield Motorsport.
Motor sport coach Pentti Airikkala.