Conditions were cold and bright for the Swedish Rally qualifying session, with light snowfall and a temperature of -5C.
The promotion group Red Bull Media House and the sportsman media are already painting the 2014 WRC Rally New Zealand as an ultimate destination.
Loeb claims ‘Magnificent Seven’ in Monte Carlo.
Four of the top five finishers in Rallye Monte Carlo were in the Citroën DS3 WRC cars! The championship team is ready for the 2013 battle no matter the weather conditions!
A couple of hours before SS14, 75 per cent of the Turini roads were covered in snow and the white stuff was falling. Then it turned to rain, and the roads became a treacherous mix of snow, slush and water. Carnage ensued.
Smooth transfer for Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena as they continue their lead on day 3 of Rallye Monte Carlo.
The unflappable Frenchman has led since the rally’s second stage: Sebastien Loeb holds a lead over Volkswagen's Sebastien Ogier by one minute and 47 seconds with one day remaining of the first FIA World Rally event in 2013.
Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT DS3 WRC's Sebastien Loeb aims to notch another win in the 'Monte' while teammates Mikko Hirvonen and Dani Sordo also tackle the snow-covered roads.
Citroen Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team watched their ace expand his overall lead! Sebastien Ogier has the new Volkswagen Polo just 1min 34.8sec off the pace of "Seb", the champion!
For this first day’s racing, the 73 crews permitted to start the rally were taking on two of the stages that have helped make the Rallye Monte Carlo such a legendary event.
Sebastien Loeb and co-driver Daniel Elena proved again why they have nine FIA World Rally championships. Dealing with the changing conditions, the French ace is in control of the leaderboard.
Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena will contest for points for the Citroen team.
Sébastien Loeb and Alvaro Parente behind the wheel of a Sébastien Loeb Racing McLaren MP4-12C!
Sébastien Loeb and co-driver Daniel Elena will run a limited World Rally Championship schedule in 2013 as he plans his future endeavors in sports car and touring car events. With 9 titles, Loeb deserves the #1 spot in our 2012 top 20 moments.
Said Loeb, "I feel big emotion because it’s the end of a beautiful story." For Citroen, it was their eighth WRC manufacturers’ championship
New colours, same desire to win! Citroën Racing and Abu Dhabi unveil new look for 2013. Khalid Al-Qassimi will contest eight events. Nine times champion Sebastien Loeb will return for four events!