Sebastien Loeb has issued in France, the ninth title in the WRC

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Last weekend was the next stage of the WRC – Rally of France, won a victory in which the Frenchman Sébastien Loeb and his co-driver Daniel Helena. This victory was not just the 75th in the career of the most successful rally driver in history – it was she who brought Loeb ninth league title.
Coincidentally, Sebastien has issued his next title ahead of schedule, for two races before the end of the championship. And it happened in the homeland of the pilot, which dominates in the WRC from the distant 2004. Surprisingly, all of his nine titles Loeb wins in a row, speaking all these nine years for the Citroen team.
Alas, but most likely, the ninth title will be the last in the career of the French rider. At the last Paris Motor Show 2012 Sebastien Loeb has said that next year he will act on an abbreviated program, which involves the participation of only five races. And in the season 2014 go to the start of stages WRC Frenchman did not intend.
With regard to the last Rally of France, the second place in the race won Jari-Matti Latvala of the Ford factory team, and on the third step of the podium located at the Loeb Citroen team-mate Mikko Hirvonen.
Now Eugene ranked sixth in the standings. And there is still two stages – Ralii Rally Italy and Spain.

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