Tuesday, August 8, nine-time world rally champion Sebastien Loeb back behind the wheel of a WRC machine. The Frenchman, along with his faithful co-driver Daniel Elena tested the car Citroen C3 in asphalt roads in the Mosel region and helped the original team to collect important data in dry and wet conditions.
As expected, the contribution of Leba on the tests will help Citroen to gain the remaining four stages after a disastrous two-thirds of the season.
“In the morning sébastien has provided interesting feedback that will be useful to us if the Rally Germany it will rain. His technical knowledge will help the team, – quotes the words of the Citroen Racing head Yves Matton official site WRC. – Not made a decision yet, but I think it would be interesting to conduct a similar comparative tests on gravel. Let’s see how this will make the work schedule Leba in WRX and rally-raids”.
Interestingly, the head of Citroen has not ruled out a possible return of the legendary Frenchman in the rally.
“In the remaining part of the season-2017 no chance on the part of Loeb. But we must first understand what are his plans – continued Matton. – Currently, the next step is the tests on gravel”.
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