Looks can’t kill Artist Jeff Koons created
this year’s “BMW Art Car” for Le Mans, but the
design’s “power, motion and bursting energy”
was thwarted by an early engine failure on
the GT2 class M3.
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getS a New rIval
Sebastien Ogier dusts his
teammate Loeb in Portugal
The World Rally Championship has
been seeking someone – anyone – to
give Sebastien Loeb a run for his
money. Even the Frenchman himself
seemed to be growing bored and
branched out, racing at Le Mans and
testing an F1 car. Now, though, it looks
like Loeb has plenty of challenge where
he is. On his own Citroen team, in fact.
Sebastien Ogier (BELOW) marked
himself as perhaps the main obstacle
to Loeb’s seventh straight World Rally
crown by defeating his countryman
straight up in the Rally of Portugal.
“To win my first rally like this, after a
big battle with Seb, is just perfect,”
said the new Seb. His teammate noted
the significance of the moment.
vIlleNeuve: So Near yet So far “I know that he is a big rival – and