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PMC Gauteng Rally: Cronje leads comfortably

WITH SEVEN of the events eleven stages done and dusted Cronje was leading with a total time of 1:25.04.1. He was 54.6 ahead of the chasing Lategan who won stage 6 this morning.

3d9a979b1c7ae6adda1ab5edd6c87151_MHergen Fekken, who started in second place this morning, found himself demoted to third by his former teammate Lategan and is +1:08.5 behind Cronje.

The Dutch competitor guesting for Volkswagen, Hans Weijs was fourth +1:15.5 off the pace. Japie van Niekerk in the NAD Ford Fiesta was right behind Weijs on +1:018.7.

Topping off the top six was Wilro Dippenaar in a Toyota +2:15.4.

Class S 1600 was lead by Guy Botterill + 8:55.2 off the pace of the leader.

The PMC Gauteng Rally started yesterday and the event consisting of eleven stages will end there again this afternoon.

 


author: Andries van der Walt