Sebastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia are new World Rally Champions!

After nine years of total domination of Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena time has come for another Sebastien to take the title. Even though the Rallye de France just started, by failing to win the bonus points power stage, Belgian Thierry Neuville lost a chance to challenge Ogier in the remaining events, virtually… » 10/03/13 5:47pm 10/03/13 5:47pm

Preponderantly Powerful Pikes Peak Peugeot's Performance is Preposterous

Sébastien Loeb's Pikes Peak Peugeot is insane. As proof, I present you with these metrics:

0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 1.8 seconds.
0 to 200 km/h (124 mph) in 4.8 seconds.
And 0 to 240 km/h (149 mph) in 7(!) seconds.

The Peugeot 208 T16 is powered by a mid mounted twin turbo 3.2L V6 making 875HP and weighs 1929 lbs (875 kg… » 5/02/13 3:38pm 5/02/13 3:38pm

See all the crashes from Day 1 of Rally Finland

WRC Rally Finland may have officially ended yesterday with an overall victory for Sebastien Loeb, but several WRC racers exited the rally a lot earlier and a lot less successfully than the French driver. As you can see from this video footage, there was no shortage of large crashes during Day 1 of Rally Finland. » 7/31/11 11:00am 7/31/11 11:00am

FIA Wants Sebastien Loeb To Shave Those Sideburns, Hippy

Two senior FIA officials have suggested that television cameras refrain from showing close-ups of four-time World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb until he cleans-up his "scruffy" look. "Of course these persons are an insult to real males," wrote WRC Commission President Morrie Chandler, kicking off a hilarious email… » 5/08/08 10:20am 5/08/08 10:20am

French Cop Nearly Killed By Monte Carlo Winner

Sebastian Loeb piloted his Citroen C4 to his record fifth victory at the Monte Carlo Rallye on Sunday, and we think we know how he managed to shave some seconds off his total time. It takes a little team work, a little luck and a little willingness to take a few risks. In this case, Loeb had to bet that this French… » 1/29/08 10:00am 1/29/08 10:00am