Sebastien Loeb was the 8-times champion of the World Rally

Last weekend at the World Rally Championship, the final stage was held in the UK and had to call the name of the new champion. They, for the eighth time in a row, was Frenchman Sebastien Loeb, who won the title before the end of the race.
Loeb’s main rival in the fight for the championship was Mikko Hirvonen, but the Finn crashed his Ford Fiesta on Friday, which automatically guaranteed Sébastien victory in the individual event, even when it is gathering.
However, exactly what happened, and in a completely ridiculous circumstances. On Sunday morning, on the stretch between dopami Loeb frontally collided with the car of the Spanish fans, who… have forgotten that the British drive on the left.
Fortunately, the incident no one was hurt, but to continue to fight the new champion was unable to, remaining at its 222 points. Mikko Hirvonen was second with 214 points, while the third and fourth places were taken by “second” factory teams pilots Citroen and Ford – Sébastien Ogier and Jari-Matti Latvala , respectively.
The last and won the Rally of Great Britain, won the first victory of the season and fifth of his career.
Formula 1 Champion Kimi Raikkonen at the end of the season with 34 points took the tenth place. Finn recently confirmed that negotiations with Williams team to return to the big prizes next year.


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