Manus Kelly sits 7th after Day 1 in Killarney

Manus Kelly and Rory Kennedy sit seventh overall in the Hyundai i20 heading into Day 2 of the International Rally of the Lakes in Killarney. They are 2 minutes 39.5 seconds off the leader’s pace.

Manus spoke with Martin Walsh after finishing today and says he’s happy with how the car is performing…

Craig Breen leads the way there in a Fiesta R5, 24.9 seconds ahead of second placed Alaistair Fisher.

Callum Devine is third in his Fiesta R5, a further 6.6 seconds back while in fourth is Desi Henry in a Skoda Fabia R5, 31.2 seconds behind Devine.

The Top 5 after day 1 is completed by Robert Barrable, also in a Fabia R5, 24.1 seconds behind Desi Henry and 1 minute 26.8 seconds off the leader.