Loeb and Ogier remember internal team conflict in Citroen in 2011

Лёб и Ожье вспоминают внутрикомандный конфликт в Citroen в 2011-м

At the start of Rally Mexico, which takes place these days, riders came out for two people who won 14 titles of world champion in classic rally – Sebastien Ogier was joined by the legendary Sebastien Loeb returning to WRC for the first time since Rallye Monte-Carlo 2015.

In a joint interview with Red Bull Media two SEB told about a new opportunity to fight on the same track and shared his memories about team conflict in Citroen in 2011.

“I am very pleased to meet with SEB and Daniel [Elena, co-driver Loeb]. Good memories more than bad – said Ogier. – We had a strained relationship. But just each of us sought to win the championship [2011]. The history of Motorsport is replete with such situations, especially when fighting among themselves partners.”

Loeb added: “It was one of the first cases where a partner acted with me. Then the media liked to provoke a war between us, and it was not very nice. We just fought each other. Today, I respect Ogier and his achievements, he has achieved a lot over the years”.

Sebastien Loeb leads an open fight with Dani Sordo win in Mexico

Recall that in the season of 2018 Loeb will hold three stages in Mexico, France and Spain – in the car Citroen C3 WRC.

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