Further back there was heartbreak for Estonia's Urmo
Aava who had seemed set to take fifth place in his privateer Citroen when he broke his suspension on the penultimate stage.
According to the project manager Urmo
Lehtveer, 30,000 people voted to select their favourite bird at http://www.birdeurovision.org and the competition got the biggest attention in the United Kingdom and Germany, reported ETA, an Estonian news service.
There is little of this workforce in the world and the same teams do it everywhere across the world," said Iru Power station development manager Urmo
Subaru's Petter Solberg took fourth while Urmo
Aava (Citroen) equalled his career-best result with fifth.
Jari-Matti Latvala and Mikko Hirvonen recorded times of 1:07 and 1:07.2 respectively to finish seventh and eighth for BP Ford Abu Dhabi, while Suzuki's Per-Gunnar Andersson and Citroen's Urmo
Aava completed the top ten.