BLITZ: Ashley Haigh-Smith at the WRC Rallye de France – SS1

South Africa’s first WRC Academy entrant, Ashley Haigh-Smith has finished SS1 in the final spot of the WRC Academy leader board. This his first full rally on asphalt is a steep learning curve for the driver from Cape Town. He is currently 48.2s behind Class leader Yeray Lemes and is 21.9s adrift of his closest rival Molly Taylor.