WRC » 'Frustrated' Loeb hits out at Citroën 'tactics'

Angry at being denied an 'equal' chance to do battle for victory on last weekend's Rally Acropolis, World Rally Championship leader Sébastien Loeb has accused his Citroën team of 'playing tactics nearly against me'

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bojan - Unregistered

June 22, 2011 6:24 PM

The whole idea was ridiculous from the start - more artificially induced "excitement" at the expense of the integrity of the sport, just like in Formula One.

At least with no Bernie Ecclestone around they have come to their senses for next year.

Nicolai - Unregistered

June 22, 2011 10:34 PM

How bout : No split times or finishing times communicated to the drivers during the stages.
If they dont know other drivers times they cant play tactics.
Or even better : bring back gravel cars.

Gaz - Unregistered

June 23, 2011 1:13 AM


Thats what they are going to do starting 2012. Check out the article on here called "Go Slow Tactics To Vanish In 2012".
Posted by Budman (6 hours ago)

If they know its a problem and are changing the rules for 2012 why cant they bring them now in time for the next round or is that too simple ??

kyle - Unregistered

June 23, 2011 3:47 PM


When a team you won multiple championships with goes behind your back to give your team mate an almost unassailable advantage I think you have the right to have a moan..

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