Citroen's Sebastien Loeb has won the Rallye Automobile Monte Carlo - beating Toni Gardemeister by 2mins 58.3secs; Gilles Panizzi completed the podium with Markko Martin fourth and Marcus Gronholm fifth.

Overall times after SS15 / Leg 3 - Top 20:

1. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Xsara WRC 4hour 13mins 05.6secs
2. Toni Gardemeister Ford Focus RS WRC 04 +02mins 58.3secs
3. Gilles Panizzi Mitsubishi Lancer Evo WRC05 +03mins 40.1secs
4. Markko Martin Peugeot 307 WRC +05mins 27.7secs
5. Marcus Gronholm Peugeot 307 WRC +07mins 33.8secs
6. Manfred Stohl Citroen Xsara WRC +08mins 08.9secs
7. Harri Rovanpera Mitsubishi Lancer Evo WRC05 +08mins 29.3secs
8. Roman Kresta Ford Focus RS WRC 04 +09mins 18.1secs

9. Alex Bengue Skoda Fabia WRC +10mins 32.0secs
10. Antony Warmbold Ford Focus RS WRC 04 +15mins 09.1secs 11. Kris Meeke Citroen C2 Super 1600 +22mins 50.0secs 12. Kosti Katajamaki Suzuki Ignis +23mins 04.5secs 13. Alan Scorcioni Suzuki Ignis +24mins 30.3secs
14. Stephane Sarrazin Subaru Impreza WRC 2004 +24mins 37.2secs 15. Daniel Sordo Citroen C2 Super 1600 +25mins 16.5secs 16. Luca Betti Renault Clio +26mins 13.6secs
17. Eamonn Boland Subaru Impreza WRC +26mins 34.0secs 18. Per-Gunnar Andersson Suzuki Ignis +26mins 50.2secs 19. Guy Wilks Suzuki Ignis +27mins 41.3secs 20. Pavel Valousek Suzuki Ignis +28mins 04.8secs

Overall JWRC after SS15 / Leg 3 - Top 8:

1. Kris Meeke Citroen C2 Super 1600 4hours 36mins 10.1secs 2. Kosti Katajamaki Suzuki Ignis +00mins 14.5secs 3. Alan Scorcioni Suzuki Ignis +01mins 40.3secs 4. Daniel Sordo Citroen C2 Super 1600 +02mins 26.5secs 5. Luca Betti Renault Clio +03mins 23.6secs 6. Per-Gunnar Andersson Suzuki Ignis +04mins 00.2secs 7. Guy Wilks Suzuki Ignis +04mins 51.3secs 8. Pavel Valousek Suzuki Ignis +05mins 14.8secs

Notable retirements*:

SS6. Francois Duval Citroen Xsara WRC Went off the road.
SS7. Stephane Sarrazin Subaru Impreza WRC 2004 Went off the road.#
SS7. Armin Schwarz Skoda Fabia WRC Went off the road.
SS9. Roman Kresta Ford Focus RS WRC 04 Gearbox.#
SS9. Alex Bengue Skoda Fabia WRC Broke a wheel.#
SS12. Petter Solberg Subaru Impreza WRC 2004 Went off the road.

* Under the 'SupeRally' system, retired cars can re-start on subsequent legs with time penalties imposed for however many stages they miss.

# denotes elected to re-start.

Italics denotes Junior World Rally Championship entries