Finnish Miettinen wins Tara Barsei race rally
The current national champion clocked in the 82.3-km race at 53’14”1/10 (an hourly average of 92.76 km).
He was followed 48 seconds 5/10 later by Romanian Valentin Porcisteanu, (aboard a Mitsubishi EVO 9) and 1 minute 05 second later by Hungarian Gergo Szabo, in a Mitsubishi EVO 9.
Gergo Szabo continues to top the overall rankings, with 45 points, followed by Miettinen, 34 points; Italian Tenpesta (4th in the Tara Barsei Rally), 34 points; Romanian Porcisteanu, 32 points and Romanian Bogdan Marisca (5th in the Tara Barsei Rally), 30 points.
The next stage in the National Championship is the Arad Rally, scheduled for September 25-27.