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Loeb consolidates Mexican Rally lead


Citroens are stepping high on the second day of Rally Mexico in the WRC’s return to gravel surfaces.

March 11, 2007, 3.30pm. Former world champion Sebastien Loeb has a strong lead in Rally Mexico after the second leg.

On Saturday’s eight special stages he extended his rally lead from 26 seconds to 68.

The Citroen C4 WRC driver now leads Ford works driver Marcus Gronholm who moved up the order on Leg 2.

Loeb’s Citroen teammate Dani Sordo is third, ahead of Mikko Hirvonen in the second works Ford Focus RS.

Then comes Subaru’s Chris Atkinson in the new Impreza WRC 2007.

Loeb won four of Saturday’s eight stages.

There are three more stages on Sunday (Monday NZ time).


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