Sébastien Loeb Racing
Tom Chilton believes Citroen’s exit from the WTCC as a works team gives him his best chance yet of challenging for the title.
WTCC regular Tom Chilton reckons he is "halfway there" in getting the funds necessary to continue in the championship in 2017.
Once again he has also settled himself as the man to beat in the WTCC Trophy having added another two wins to his prize list.
Tiago Monteiro won the opening race in Slovakia for Honda after a long fight with Mehdi Bennani, who finished second in his Sebastien Loeb Racing C-Elysee, with Rob Huff completing the podium in his Civic.
Rob Huff took his first victory in the WTCC since Macau 2014 in the opening race in France, jumping into the lead at the start.
Sebastien Loeb Racing will field Quentin Giordano in six WRC2 events this year in a Peugeot 208 T16.
Sebastien Loeb's eponymous team will make its first foray into rallying in 2016, joining the Junior WRC category.
Citroen boss Yves Matton has confirmed that Sebastien Loeb Racing could represent the French marque in the WTCC with as many as five cars in 2017.
Citroen's privateer WTCC team Sebastien Loeb Racing has confirmed the signing of Gregoire Demoustier for the 2016 edition of the series.
Sebastien Loeb Racing has confirmed it will continue its FIA World Touring Car Championship programme, running up to three cars next year, with a Citroen C-Elysee already assigned to Mehdi Bennani.
A total of nine drivers were summoned to the stewards after a pair of accident-strewn races at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand, albeit all escaped without significant penalties.
Mehdi Bennani returns to successful hunting ground
The Moroccan driver and Alsace-based team wish once again to show how fast they can go.
Sébastien Loeb Racing clinched two new Top 10, in addition to a podium in the Yokohama Trophy – for independent drivers only.
This weekend ends on a positive note for the Sébastien Loeb Racing at the Slovakia Racing.
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