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Johan Kristoffersson dominated the semi-final and final stages in the French round of the World Rallycross Championship to claim victory.
Rally legend Sebastien Loeb leads his home round of the World Rallycross Championship at the end of day one, tied on qualifying points with series leader Johan Kristoffersson.
Mattias Ekstrom’s EKS World Rallycross squad will field a fourth Audi S1 Supercar at the next round of the series in France for Audi DTM driver Nico Muller.
Four-time WRC event winner Francois Delecour is eyeing an outing in the FIA World Rallycross Championship.
For the first time since the Belgian round of World Rallycross in May, title protagonist Mattias Ekstrom qualified top at the Intermediate Classification at Loheac, and in the process has drawn level with reining champion Petter Solberg in the standings.
Reigning World Rallycross champion Petter Solberg, who was involved in a finish line accident at the end of the Canadian round three weeks ago, will race in the eighth round of the series this weekend in France.
Points leader Petter Solberg clinched the runner-up spot while Frenchman Jean-Baptiste Dubourg finished third.
Championship leader Petter Solberg is second in his Citroen DS3 Supercar.
Staged in the small Breton village of Loheac in north-west France, a total of 67 cars will go head-to-head at the ninth round of the World Rallycross Championship
Four-time World Touring Car champion Yvan Muller will make his debut in the FIA World Rallycross Championship for Albatec Racing on September 4-6 at the French round at Loheac.