Sebastien Loeb

Why Sebastien Loeb Stepping Back From World Rallying Is a Bad Thing

David Hobbs | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Sport
David Hobbs

The news that World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb is heading into semi-retirement at the end of 2012 offers two contrasting emotions: relief that an iron grip on the WRC will at last be loosened but also sadness that the sport's most successful driver - 74 rally wins, eight consecutive world titles and counting - will only pull on his overalls for a limited season in 2013.