Tag Archive: Sébastien Loeb

Mar 29

World RX: 2017 season ready to kick off in Barcelona  

With 18 permanent Supercars and a plethora of star-studded motorsport names

World RX 2017 season ready to kick off in Barcelona  The eagerly-anticipated FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy returns for its fourth season as the World Championship kicks off in Barcelona this coming weekend (1-2 April).

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Mar 18

Bennani: Loeb brings power to the WTCC

Loeb was present during WTCC testing at Monza

Bennani: Loeb brings power to the WTCCFIA World Touring Car Championship race winner and team owner Sébastien Loeb is making a big difference to Mehdi Bennani’s efforts to challenge for world title glory in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Team Peugeot-Hansen announce three-car entry for 2017 

“I believe I learnt a great deal in the course of my first full rallycross season” – Loeb

Team Peugeot-Hansen announce three-car entry for 2017 Team Peugeot-Hansen will continue its campaign in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy with team-mates Sebastien Loeb and Timmy Hansen driving the Peugeot 208 WRX Supercar in 2017.

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Feb 06

John Filippi will learn from the best when he embarks on his fourth season in the FIA World Touring Car Championship

Filippi joins Sébastien Loeb’s WTCC team in 2017

Filippi joins Sébastien Loeb’s WTCC teamWith continued support from automotive spare parts online retailer OSCARO, Filippi has signed to drive for Sébastien Loeb Racing during the upcoming campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 16

Dakar: Peterhansel on top of the world

Stéphane Peterhansel emerged victorious from his eleventh-hour duel with Sébastien Loeb, while Cyril Despres completed the Peugeot 1-2-3

97 motorcycles, 22 quads, 63 cars (including 5 SSVs) and 38 trucks —220 of the 318 vehicles that left Asunción, Paraguay, on 2 January— reached the final podium set up in front of the Argentinian Automobile Club building in Buenos Aires.

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Jan 14

Dakar: Daily info

Barreda and Loeb are unlucky winners

Once again on top form, Joan Barreda picked up his 4th stage victory but will not be able to prevent Sam Sunderland from winning his first title on the Dakar tomorrow. The title will also be out of reach for Sébastien Loeb who also won his fourth special, but who was unable to shake the supremacy that Stéphane Peterhansel exercises over the rally. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 04

World RX STAR Loeb leads Dakar Rally

“That was a really fast stage but not very interesting from the driving point of view”

2016-08-07_0752 France’s Sebastien Loeb won the second stage of the Dakar rally on Tuesday in Paraguay to take the lead of the event at the end of leg two. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

Tickets for the Latvian round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, to be held at the Bikernieki Race Track next September have gone on sale

2017 Latvian, UK and France tickets now on sale

16-08-07_0239 A new round of World RX for 2016, Latvia RX was one of the best attended events of the 2016, where fans witnessed a first World Rallycross victory for rally legend, Sebastien Loeb.

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Oct 02

Loeb wins Latvia RX as Ekstrom extends Championship lead

Loeb is the first driver ever to win events in three different FIA World Championships

Loeb wins Latvia RX as Ekstrom extends Championship lead Sebastien Loeb has claimed his first ever rallycross victory at the wheel of a Peugeot 208 WRX Supercar after triumphing at this weekend’s Neste World RX of Latvia, round ten of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Loeb is the first driver ever to win events in three different FIA World Championships [World RX, WRC and WTCC]. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

The first days of the 15-stage rally from Russia to China via Kazakhstan have seen powerful performances from the biggest names in the race

Dakar winning teams take early lead at Silk Way

Dakar winning teams take early lead at Silk Way Rally Team Peugeot-Total have already picked up all stage wins on offer in the car race while Team Kamaz Master have surged into an early lead in the truck category. Read the rest of this entry »

May 15

Mattias Ekstrom wins again to take World RX Championship lead

The EKS driver defeated Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Sebastien Loeb and defending two-time Champion Petter Solberg

Mattias Ekstrom wins again to take World RX Championship lead Mattias Ekstrom made it back-to-back victories today [15 May] to move into the lead of The 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy for the first time, following a peerless performance at the Kapaza Rallycross of Belgium.

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Feb 29

Sebastien Loeb joins 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship with Team Peugeot-Hansen

Loeb will partner last year’s runner-up Timmy Hansen in a two-car squad

Sebastien Loeb joins 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship with Team Peugeot-Hansen Nine-time FIA World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb will join Team Peugeot-Hansen to compete in all 12 rounds of this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Chilton joins Sébastien Loeb’s WTCC team for top-three push

Briton embarks on fifth WTCC campaign with high hopes

Tom Chilton Tom Chilton is aiming for a top-three finish in this season’s FIA World Touring Car Championship after signing to drive a Citroën C-Elysée WTCC for Sébastien Loeb Racing, the team co-founded by the motorsport legend and six-time WTCC race winner. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Ogier opens 2016 with third Monte win

Sébastien Ogier achieved a childhood ambition by winning Rallye Monte-Carlo for a third consecutive season on Sunday afternoon

The Frenchman joined an exclusive club of drivers to have won the legendary event, the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship, three times in a row. Only Sandro Munari, Walter Röhrl, Tommi Mäkinen and Sébastien Loeb have done likewise. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 24

Unstoppable Ogier seals hat-trick in Monte Carlo

Sebastien Ogier achieved a childhood ambition by winning Rallye Monte-Carlo for a third consecutive season on Sunday

Sebastien Ogier - photo © DPPI - François Baudin The Frenchman joined an exclusive club of drivers to have won the legendary event, the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship, three times in a row. Only Sandro Munari, Walter Röhrl, Tommi Mäkinen and Sébastien Loeb have done likewise. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 16

Dakar: Dakar Rally Interviews – Final stage Web Version Peterhansel grabs 12th Dakar title, Price clinches first

Jan 07

Dakar: Stage 5, Third win for Loeb, 1-2-3 again for Peugeot

Loeb scores third stage win to extend Dakar lead

Already the winner of two stages on his first Dakar and leader of the general standings in front of the rally’s specialists, Sébastien Loeb continued his progress on this 38th edition. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

Loeb’s first taste of the Peugeot 2008 DKR

“Of course I feel at home in a rally car, but this is very different to any rally car I have tried before”

Dakar - Sebastien Loeb’s first taste of the Peugeot 2008 DKR June 2015, Erfoud. A desolate corner of the Moroccan desert, inhabited only by a couple of hotels, the Red Bull-powered Peugeot Dakar team, and nine-time world rally champion Sebastien Loeb, sampling the Peugeot 2008 DKR for the first time. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Rossi wins 2015 Monza Rally

Valentino Rossi took his fourth victory at the Monza Rally Show, beating some of the world’s best car racers.

Rossi wins 2015 Monza RallyEach year the Monster Energy Monza Rally brings together a variety of famous racers from both two and four wheels. Previous winners have included rally legend Sebastien Loeb and former Formula 1 driver Robert Kubica.

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Nov 24

Loeb’s fond farewell

Loeb will join Peugeot Sport, part of the same PSA family as Citroën, for January’s Dakar Rally

WRC legend Sébastien Loeb bid a heartfelt farewell to Citroën after confirmation he will leave the French manufacturer following a stellar career. Read the rest of this entry »

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