Tag Archives: Sébastien Loeb

WRC – Jari-Matti Latvala Takes Out Rally Sweden

February 13, 2012

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The Ford World Rally Team crew of Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila claimed their second victory in Rally Sweden today, winning the event by 16.6 seconds after 349.16 competitive kilometres. Former team-mates Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen finished second for Citroën while Mads Østberg and Jonas Andersson took the final podium position after a hard-fought […]

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WRC – Hirvonen’s First Podium Finish With Citroen

February 13, 2012

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With clear gaps already established between the frontrunners, the third and final day of Rally Sweden saw no changes at the top of the overall standings. Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen ended their second rally with the Citroën Total World Rally Team by securing second spot on the podium. Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena keep […]

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WRC – Latvala Leads Rally Sweden After Day 2

February 12, 2012

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Jari-Matti Latvala continues to lead after the second day of competition in Rally Sweden, the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship. The Finn has extended his advantage and now has 23 seconds in hand to former team-mate Mikko Hirvonen while Petter Solberg maintains third. Today’s route took in two loops of four stages […]

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WRC – Hirvonen Keeps Up The Pressure

February 12, 2012

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After pushing hard every inch of the way, Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen held on to second position in Rally Sweden. The Citroën Total World Rally Team crew now trail Jari-Matti Latvala by 23s ahead of the final day of racing. Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena achieved their target for the day, clinching sixth place. […]

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WRC – Loeb, Elena & Citroen Secure Sixth Win At Rallye Monte-Carlo

January 23, 2012

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The 8oth Rallye Monte-Carlo drew to a close today with victory going to Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena, their sixth win in the Principality. The eight-time World Champions enjoyed a clean sweep as they also picked up the three bonus points awarded to the winner of the Power Stage. Fourth overall in the rally, Mikko […]

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WRC – Rallye Monte-Carlo Day 3 Photo Gallery

January 21, 2012

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The third day of the Rallye Monte-Carlo took the competitors from Valence to Monaco. In the Vercors, Citroën Total World Rally Team’s DS3 WRCs produced some genuinely stunning performances, thanks to an inspired tyre choice. At the front, Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena stretched their lead to beyond the two-minute mark, while Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen moved closer to […]

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WRC – A Good Start For Loeb & Elena

November 11, 2011

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Wales Rally GB began today with three excitement­packed stages. Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena lead the overall classification with 7/10s in hand over Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen, their rivals in their quest for the 2011 FIA World Rally Champion title. The second Citroën Total World Rally Team DS3 WRC had to retire in SS1 […]

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WRC – A Seventh World Title For Citroen*

October 24, 2011

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Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena drove a perfect race on the Catalonian gravel and killed two birds with one stone thanks to the sixty-seventh victory of their career. First of all, they gave the Citroën Total World Rally Team their seventh world title with one round still to go before the end of the season, […]

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WRC – Loeb & Elena Close In On Rally Spain Victory

October 23, 2011

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After the opening day on gravel, Rally Spain continued today on the Catalonian tarmac. Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena, who were in the lead at the end of the first leg, controlled the gap to their pursuers. Their performance enabled them to bag the only record still lacking in their incredible results – the highest […]

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WRC – Hirvonen Heads World Championship After Dramatic Final Day In France

October 3, 2011

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Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team drivers Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen are tied for the lead of the FIA World Rally Championship following a dramatic turn of events after the finish of Rallye de France today. The Finns finished round 11 of the series in fourth place in a Ford Fiesta RS World Rally […]

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WRC – News from the FIA World Rally Championship‏

September 27, 2011

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Stages from this week’s Rallye de France Alsace will be streamed live and exclusive on the World Rally Championship’s official website, wrc.com, as part of a pilot project to investigate future digital opportunities for the all-action series. World Rally Championship promoter North One Sport has made a substantial investment in the trial, which will be […]

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WRC – Hirvonen Back In Championship Fight After Rally Australia

September 12, 2011

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FINLAND’S Mikko Hirvonen has reinvigorated the fight for the 2011 FIA World Rally Championship by winning a dramatic Rally Australia on the New South Wales Coffs Coast today. Hirvonen, co-driven by countryman Jarmo Lehtinen, began the final leg of the three-day event 22.7 seconds behind Ford teammate Jari-Matti Latvala. But when Latvala slowed to enable his […]

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WRC – Latvala Leads Rally Australia Going Into Final Day

September 10, 2011

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FINNISH JARI-Matti Latvala will be forced to clean the road for his rivals on the final day of Rally Australia after completing Saturday’s last gravel test at the head of the field on the New South Wales Coffs Coast today. With the standings after the 13.79-kilometre 18th stage being used to determine the running order […]

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WRC – Hirvonen Leads Rally Australia, Latvala Chasing Hard

September 10, 2011

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FINLAND’S Jari-Matti Latvala has proved that he won’t give up on winning Rally Australia without a fight after clocking the fastest time on today’s final gravel test to cut Ford team-mate Mikko Hirvonen’s lead to 6.6s.   With rain returning following a brief respite, Latvala was 2.9s quicker than Hirvonen in his works Fiesta RS […]

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WRC – Shakedown Pace Boosts Latvala At Rally Australia

September 9, 2011

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FINNISH driver Jari-Matti Latvala claimed a “real confidence booster” in setting the fastest time in shakedown today for RallyAustralia, round 10 of the World Rally Championship on theNew South WalesCoffsCoast. The Ford Fiesta RS WRC ace, yet to win in the WRC this season, stopped the clock in 1m58.9s after the 3.77-kilometre practice stage onSherwood […]

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WRC – Petter Solberg World Rally Team Rally Australia Preview

September 6, 2011

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Australia is the venue for round ten of the World Rally Championship and the Petter Solberg World Rally Team is already there, in the rally’s new home of Coffs Harbour in the state of New South Wales.  Rally HQ is at the Opal Cove Resort, eight kms away from the service park, which is based […]

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WRC – Citroen Ventures Into Unknown Territory!

September 5, 2011

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Three weeks after the tarmac of Rally Germany, the WRC heads off down under for Rally Australia, which will be run on gravel. The Citroën Total World Rally Team, victorious in the last eight rallies, is aiming to continue its winning streak with its crews Sébastien Loeb / Daniel Elena and Sébastien Ogier / Julien […]

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WRC – A One-Two & New Records For Citroen

August 22, 2011

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The Citroën Total World Rally Team clinched its third one-two of the season in the last leg of Rally Germany. Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia scored their first win on tarmac in front of Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena. Citroën racked up its 78th success in the FIA World Rally Championship becoming the manufacturer with […]

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WRC – Ogier & Ingrassia Lead Rally Germany

August 21, 2011

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Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena have clinched many of their great victories in the Panzerplatte stage, but this time it proved fatal to them. The seven-time world champions suffered a puncture in the last stage on the second day of Rally Germany handing the lead to their team-mates, Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia. However, the […]

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WRC – Loeb On Top In Germany

August 20, 2011

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By WRC.com Sebastien Loeb will begin day two of ADAC Rallye Deutschland with a lead of 7.4s over Citroen team-mate Sebastien Ogier following an action-packed opening day of the first asphalt event of the World Rally Championship season. Jari-Matti Latvala had got the rally off to a sensational start for the factory Ford team by […]

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