Loeb Unfazed by Gronholm's Pace

WRC points leader Sebastien Loeb is not concerned about Marcus Gronholm's pace on Leg Two of the Rally Finland, despite the Peugeot 307 WRC driver stretching out his lead to 23.7 seconds on the first six stages of Leg Two

Loeb Unfazed by Gronholm's Pace

Gronholm has won five of the day's six stages so far with only six stages left of the rally.

Loeb, who has won the last six rallies, put the fact that he was behind Gronholm down to the Finn's knowledge of his home stages.

Loeb told Autosport-Atlas: "I took too fast a tyre this morning and it was moving around too much. The second time through the tyres were ok, but I guess this is Marcus' home and he just knows the stages.

"This is Finland. You have to expect a little bit of this, but I would be worried if this was happening on the next rally, which is Germany."

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