Solid start for Meeke in France

kris meeke 0308County Tyrone’s Kris Meeke is third after the opening six stages of this weekends WRC event, Rally France.

Meeke who is once again the fastest of the Citroen DS3 cars is 23.5 seconds behind the Volkwagon of Jari Matti Latvala.

The Swedish drivers team mate, Andres Mikkelsen is second 15 seconds ahead of  Meeke.

Having already secured three podiums this year, Kris is hoping to take a first victory with three rallies still to run in the championship.