Hill And Crozier Win On R5 Debut
Motorsport News|December 13,2017
Will Hill’s first competitive outing in a Ford Fiesta R5 was all about building confidence and finding the limit in the new car.
Matt Kew
That he and experienced co-driver Richard Crozier took a clean sweep of stages to win a shortened Rockingham Stages rally (see news, page 15) by 40 seconds reflected both the R5’s inherent pace and the rate at which Hill acclimatised to the step-up from an R2-spec Fiesta, which he has used since 2015.

“This is completely different to my old 1.6-litre Fiesta,” Hill said. “I’m really enjoying it, but I’ve just got to learn to brake later and to use the extra power. It’s getting used to the twitchy nature more than anything.”

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