“It’s been an OK morning for us and I think that the pace has been good. On the long stage [SS13] I could have been a little bit neater through some sections and when we heard about Andreas [Mikkelsen] we backed off quite a lot, but still, it was not a bad time.

“As we have already seen today, anything can happen so we just need to keep at this pace and see what happens. There is still potential for us to get some solid points on the board this weekend, so that is what we will work towards.”