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Oh this one's bound to be a squeaker. Daniel Sordo and teammate Sebastien Loeb are trading leads in their new Citroen C4s, while two-time champeen Marcus Gronholm, in his Ford Focus, is trailing Loeb by just over a half-minute. Must be exciting to watch — only we have to read about it in the freaking International Herald Tribune, because TV is Nascar country. That brings us to the question of the day. Where are you watching, or more likely, how are you keeping track of the the WRC season kickoff Monte Carlo Rally? (Anyone watching Rally Live?) Sound off below.

Loeb defends lead at season-opening Monte Carlo Rally [International Herald Trombone]

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