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Rally Mexico 2020


2020 Rally Mexico Facts

Host country Mexico
Rally base León, Guanajuato
Dates run 12 – 15 March 2020
Start location Guanajuato City, Guanajuato
Finish location León, Guanajuato
Stages 24 (324.85 km; 201.85 miles)
Stage surface Gravel
Transport distance 634.40 km (394.20 miles)
Overall distance 959.25 km (596.05 miles)
Results
Overall winner Sébastien Ogier
Julien Ingrassia
Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT
2:47:47.6
WRC-2 winner Pontus Tidemand
Patrick Barth
Toksport WRT
2:58:16.9
WRC-3 winner Marco Bulacia Wilkinson
Giovanni Bernacchini
3:01:25.1
Power Stage winner cancelled
Cancellation Final leg was cancelled due to COVID-19.
Crews registered 40
Crews 34 at start, 21 at finish

Schedule of Event

Dates run 12 – 15 March 2020
Start location Guanajuato City, Guanajuato
Finish location León, Guanajuato

Entry list

No. Driver Co-Driver Entrant Car Tyre
World Rally Championship entries
3 Teemu Suninen Jarmo Lehtinen M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC M
4 Esapekka Lappi Janne Ferm M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC M
6 Dani Sordo Carlos del Barrio Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC M
8 Ott Tänak Martin Järveoja Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC M
11 Thierry Neuville Nicolas Gilsoul Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC M
17 Sébastien Ogier Julien Ingrassia Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota Yaris WRC M
33 Elfyn Evans Scott Martin Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota Yaris WRC M
34 Deividas Jocius Mindaugas Varža M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC N/A
44 Gus Greensmith Elliott Edmondson M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC M
69 Kalle Rovanperä Jonne Halttunen Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota Yaris WRC M
World Rally Championship-2 entries
20 Nikolay Gryazin  Yaroslav Fedorov Hyundai Motorsport N Hyundai i20 R5 P
21 Ole Christian Veiby Jonas Andersson Hyundai Motorsport N Hyundai i20 R5 P
22 Pontus Tidemand Patrick Barth Toksport WRT Škoda Fabia R5 Evo P
World Rally Championship-3 entries
23 Oliver Solberg Aaron Johnston Oliver Solberg Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 P
24 Paulo Nobre Gabriel Morales Paulo Nobre Škoda Fabia R5 P
25 Kajetan Kajetanowicz Maciej Szczepaniak Kajetan Kajetanowicz Škoda Fabia R5 P
26 Benito Guerra Daniel Cué Benito Guerra Škoda Fabia R5 M
27 Marco Bulacia Wilkinson Giovanni Bernacchini Marco Bulacia Wilkinson Citroën C3 R5 P
28 Alberto Heller José Díaz Alberto Heller Ford Fiesta R5 Mk. II M
29 Ricardo Triviño Marc Martí Ricardo Triviño Škoda Fabia R5 P
30 Gianluca Linari Nicola Arena Gianluca Linari Ford Fiesta R5 P
31 Radik Shaymiev Maxim Tsvetkov Radik Shaymiev Ford Fiesta R5 N/A
32 Emilio Fernández Ruben Garcia Toksport WRT Škoda Fabia R5 M
34 Barry McKenna James Fulton Barry McKenna Škoda Fabia R5 M
Other major entries
43 Ken Block Alex Gelsomino Ken Block[h] Ford Escort RS Cosworth T

Route

Itinerary

All dates and times are CST (UTC-6).

Date Time No. Stage name Distance
12 March 10:01 Llano Grande [Shakedown] 5.51 km
Leg 1 — 135.10 km
12 March 20:08 SS1 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 1 1.12 km
20:31 SS2 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 2 1.12 km
13 March 09:08 SS3 El Chocolate 1 31.45 km
10:16 SS4 Ortega 1 17.24 km
11:14 SS5 Las Minas 1 13.69 km
12:12 SS6 Parque Bicentenario 2.71 km
15:35 SS7 El Chocolate 2 31.45 km
16:43 SS8 Ortega 2 17.24 km
17:41 SS9 Las Minas 2 13.69 km
19:21 SS10 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 1 2.33 km
19:26 SS11 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 2 2.33 km
19:26 SS12 Street Stage León 0.73 km
Leg 2 — 133.74 km
14 March 08:58 SS13 Guanajuatito 1 24.96 km
10:01 SS14 Alfaro 1 16.99 km
11:08 SS15 Derramadero 1 21.78 km
14:56 SS16 Guanajuatito 2 24.96 km
15:59 SS17 Alfaro 2 16.99 km
17:08 SS18 Derramadero 2 21.78 km
18:38 SS19 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 3 2.33 km
18:43 SS20 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 4 2.33 km
19:26 SS21 Rock & Rally León 1.62 km
Leg 3 — 56.01 km
15 March 08:38 SS22 Otates 33.61 km
09:56 SS23 San Diego 12.76 km
11:18 SS24 El Brinco [Power Stage] 9.64 km

Race

World Rally Cars

Classification

Position No. Driver Co-driver Entrant Car Time Difference Points
Event Class Event Stage
1 1 17 Sébastien Ogier Julien Ingrassia Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota Yaris WRC 2:47:47.6 0.0 25 N/A
2 2 8 Ott Tänak Martin Järveoja Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 2:48:15.4 +27.8 18 N/A
3 3 3 Teemu Suninen Jarmo Lehtinen M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC 2:48:25.5 +37.9 15 N/A
4 4 33 Elfyn Evans Scott Martin Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota Yaris WRC 2:49:01.0 +1:13.4 12 N/A
5 5 69 Kalle Rovanperä Jonne Halttunen Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT Toyota Yaris WRC 2:50:08.1 +2:20.5 10 N/A
9 6 44 Gus Greensmith Elliott Edmondson M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC 3:01:44.1 +13:56.5 2 N/A
16 7 11 Thierry Neuville Nicolas Gilsoul Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 3:30:25.7 +42:38.1 0 N/A
Retired SS8 4 Esapekka Lappi Janne Ferm M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC Fire 0 N/A
Retired SS7 6 Dani Sordo Carlos del Barrio Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC Engine 0 N/A
Did not start 34 Deividas Jocius Mindaugas Varža M-Sport Ford WRT Ford Fiesta WRC Withdrawn 0 N/A

Special stages

Date No. Stage name Distance Winners Car Time Class leaders
12 March Llano Grande [Shakedown] 5.51 km Evans / Martin Toyota Yaris WRC 3:41.8 N/A
SS1 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 1 1.12 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 59.1 Neuville / Gilsoul
SS2 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 2 1.12 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 57.5
13 March SS3 El Chocolate 1 31.45 km Tänak / Järveoja Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 23:34.6 Tänak / Järveoja
SS4 Ortega 1 17.24 km Ogier / Ingrassia Toyota Yaris WRC 9:29.1 Ogier / Ingrassia
SS5 Las Minas 1 13.69 km Sordo / del Barrio Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 9:01.2
SS6 Parque Bicentenario 2.71 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 2:30.3
SS7 El Chocolate 2 31.45 km Tänak / Järveoja Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 23:16.2
SS8 Ortega 2 17.24 km Stage cancelled
SS9 Las Minas 2 13.69 km Tänak / Järveoja Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 8:53.5 Ogier / Ingrassia
SS10 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 1 2.33 km Ogier / Ingrassia Toyota Yaris WRC 1:39.0
SS11 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 2 2.33 km Ogier / Ingrassia Toyota Yaris WRC 1:37.4
SS12 Street Stage León 0.73 km Rovanperä / Halttunen Toyota Yaris WRC 45.7
14 March SS13 Guanajuatito 1 24.96 km Ogier / Ingrassia Toyota Yaris WRC 16:44.8
SS14 Alfaro 1 16.99 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 10:39.5
SS15 Derramadero 1 21.78 km Tänak / Järveoja Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 12:25.7
SS16 Guanajuatito 2 24.96 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 16:36.0
SS17 Alfaro 2 16.99 km Tänak / Järveoja Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 10:37.1
SS18 Derramadero 2 21.78 km Tänak / Järveoja Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 12:19.0
SS19 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 3 2.33 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 1:38.4
SS20 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 4 2.33 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 1:37.1
SS21 Rock & Rally León 1.62 km Neuville / Gilsoul Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 1:38.6
15 March SS22 Otates 33.61 km Leg cancelled
SS23 San Diego 12.76 km
SS24 El Brinco [Power Stage] 9.64 km

Championship standings

Pos. Drivers’ championships Co-drivers’ championships Manufacturers’ championships
Move Driver Points Move Co-driver Points Move Manufacturer Points
1 2 Sébastien Ogier 62 2 Julien Ingrassia 62 Toyota Gazoo Racing WRT 110
2 1 Elfyn Evans 54 1 Scott Martin 54 Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT 89
3 1 Thierry Neuville 42 1 Nicolas Gilsoul 42 M-Sport Ford WRT 65
4 Kalle Rovanperä 40 Jonne Halttunen 40
5 1 Ott Tänak 38 1 Martin Järveoja 38

World Rally Championship-2

Classification

Position No. Driver Co-driver Entrant Car Time Difference Points
Event Class Class Event
6 1 22 Pontus Tidemand Patrick Barth Toksport WRT Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 2:58:16.9 0.0 25 8
7 2 20 Nikolay Gryazin Yaroslav Fedorov Hyundai Motorsport N Hyundai i20 R5 3:00:14.6 +1:57.7 18 6
10 3 21 Ole Christian Veiby Jonas Andersson Hyundai Motorsport N Hyundai i20 R5 3:03:19.8 +5:02.9 15 1

Special stages

Date No. Stage name Distance Winners Car Time Class leaders
12 March Llano Grande [Shakedown] 5.51 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 3:55.8 N/A
SS1 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 1 1.12 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 1:02.5 Tidemand / Barth
SS2 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 2 1.12 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 1:01.3
13 March SS3 El Chocolate 1 31.45 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 25:07.2
SS4 Ortega 1 17.24 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 10:08.6
SS5 Las Minas 1 13.69 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 9:31.0
SS6 Parque Bicentenario 2.71 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 2:39.5
SS7 El Chocolate 2 31.45 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 24:15.7
SS8 Ortega 2 17.24 km Stage cancelled
SS9 Las Minas 2 13.69 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 9:26.1 Tidemand / Barth
SS10 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 1 2.33 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 1:43.4
SS11 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 2 2.33 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 1:42.0
SS12 Street Stage León 0.73 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 48.6
14 March SS13 Guanajuatito 1 24.96 km Veiby / Andersson Hyundai i20 R5 17:46.1
SS14 Alfaro 1 16.99 km Veiby / Andersson Hyundai i20 R5 11:19.2
SS15 Derramadero 1 21.78 km Veiby / Andersson Hyundai i20 R5 13:20.5
SS16 Guanajuatito 2 24.96 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 17:49.5
SS17 Alfaro 2 16.99 km Veiby / Andersson Hyundai i20 R5 11:23.8
SS18 Derramadero 2 21.78 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 13:13.2
SS19 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 3 2.33 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 1:43.2
SS20 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 4 2.33 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 1:41.5
SS21 Rock & Rally León 1.62 km Tidemand / Barth Škoda Fabia R5 Evo 1:41.4
15 March SS22 Otates 33.61 km Leg cancelled
SS23 San Diego 12.76 km
SS24 El Brinco 9.64 km

Championship standings

Pos. Drivers’ championships Co-drivers’ championships Manufacturers’ championships
Move Driver Points Move Co-driver Points Move Manufacturer Points
1 Mads Østberg 50 Torstein Eriksen 50 2 Hyundai Motorsport N 74
2 1 Nikolay Gryazin 41 1 Yaroslav Fedorov 41 1 M-Sport Ford WRT 52
3 3 Pontus Tidemand 40 3 Patrick Barth 40 1 PH-Sport 50
4 1 Ole Christian Veiby 33 1 Jonas Andersson 33 Toksport WRT 40
5 3 Adrien Fourmaux 30 3 Renaud Jamoul 30

World Rally Championship-3

Classification

Position No. Driver Co-driver Entrant Car Time Difference Points
Event Class Class Event
8 1 27 Marco Bulacia Wilkinson Giovanni Bernacchini Marco Bulacia Wilkinson Citroën C3 R5 3:01:25.1 0.0 25 4
11 2 32 Emilio Fernández Ruben Garcia Toksport WRT Škoda Fabia R5 3:05:36.2 +4:11.1 18 0
12 3 29 Ricardo Triviño Marc Martí Ricardo Triviño Škoda Fabia R5 3:08:48.0 +7:22.9 15 0
14 4 25 Kajetan Kajetanowicz Maciej Szczepaniak Kajetan Kajetanowicz Škoda Fabia R5 3:14:58.4 +13:33.3 12 0
20 5 26 Benito Guerra Daniel Cué Benito Guerra Škoda Fabia R5 4:21:28.0 +1:20:02.9 10 0
Retired SS17 30 Gianluca Linari Nicola Arena Gianluca Linari Ford Fiesta R5 Mechanical 0 0
Retired SS17 34 Barry McKenna James Fulton Barry McKenna Škoda Fabia R5 Mechanical 0 0
Retired SS5 28 Alberto Heller José Díaz Alberto Heller Ford Fiesta R5 Mk. II Mechanical 0 0
Retired SS4 26 Oliver Solberg Aaron Johnston Oliver Solberg Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 Oil sump 0 0
Did not start 31 Radik Shaymiev Mindaugas Varža Maxim Tsvetkov Ford Fiesta R5 Withdrawn 0 0

Special stages

Date No. Stage name Distance Winners Car Time Class leaders
12 March Llano Grande [Shakedown] 5.51 km Solberg / Johnston Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 3:55.5 N/A
SS1 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 1 1.12 km Solberg / Johnston Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 1:02.3 Solberg / Johnston
SS2 Monster Energy Street Stage GTO 2 1.12 km Solberg / Johnston Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 1:00.7
13 March SS3 El Chocolate 1 31.45 km Heller / Díaz Ford Fiesta R5 Mk. II 24:56.5 Heller / Díaz
SS4 Ortega 1 17.24 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 10:17.8 Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini
SS5 Las Minas 1 13.69 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 9:55.9
SS6 Parque Bicentenario 2.71 km Kajetanowicz / Szczepaniak Škoda Fabia R5 2:44.2
SS7 El Chocolate 2 31.45 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 24:49.8
SS8 Ortega 2 17.24 km Stage cancelled
SS9 Las Minas 2 13.69 km Kajetanowicz / Szczepaniak Škoda Fabia R5 9:54.1 Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini
SS10 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 1 2.33 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 1:45.0
SS11 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 2 2.33 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 1:43.6
SS12 Street Stage León 0.73 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 49.2
14 March SS13 Guanajuatito 1 24.96 km Guerra / Cué Škoda Fabia R5 18:09.3
SS14 Alfaro 1 16.99 km Guerra / Cué Škoda Fabia R5 11:30.5
SS15 Derramadero 1 21.78 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 13:46.3
SS16 Guanajuatito 2 24.96 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 18:07.2
SS17 Alfaro 2 16.99 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 11:31.8
SS18 Derramadero 2 21.78 km Bulacia Wilkinson / Bernacchini Citroën C3 R5 13:27.9
SS19 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 3 2.33 km Fernández / Garcia Škoda Fabia R5 1:44.7
SS20 SSS Autodromo Shell V-Power 4 2.33 km Fernández / Garcia Škoda Fabia R5 1:43.3
SS21 Rock & Rally León 1.62 km Fernández / Garcia Škoda Fabia R5 1:44.2
15 March SS22 Otates 33.61 km Leg cancelled
SS23 San Diego 12.76 km
SS24 El Brinco 9.64 km

Championship standings]

Pos. Drivers’ championships Co-drivers’ championships
Move Driver Points Move Co-driver Points
1 > Eric Camilli 25 > François-Xavier Buresi 25
2 > Jari Huttunen 25 > Mikko Lukka 25
3 Marco Bulacia Wilkinson 25 Giovanni Bernacchini 25
4 v 1 Nicolas Ciamin 18 v 1 Yannick Roche 18
5 v 1 Emil Lindholm 18 v 1 Mikael Korhonen 18