Meeke drops out of contention in Spain

kris meekeKris Meeke has had a disappointing morning on the first full day of action on the WRC's Rally de Espana.

The County Tyrone driver had two punctures on stage 3 and lost around five minutes.

On the days first stage Meeke and co driver Paul Nangle were fastest by 1.5sec in their Citroen DS3.

The crew will rejoin the rally tomorrow but will not be able to impact the overall top positions.

After this mornings opening loop Sebastien Ogier leads by 8sec in his Volkswagen Polo.