Eight-time world champion Sebastien Loeb extended his lead throughout the final day of the Rally of New Zealand on Sunday to beat Citroen teammate Mikko Hirvonen by 29.6 seconds and extend his lead in this season standings.
World rally leader Sebastien Loeb of France won six of eight stages on the second day of the Rally of New Zealand to jump from seventh place to second place Saturday, 5.3 seconds behind Citroen teammate Sebastien Ogier.
Scott Dixon dominated the month of May at Indianapolis and ultimately dominated the Indy 500. But he was challenged on Sunday, and his cool under pressure when others lost theirs was the difference, writes John Oreovicz.
Scott Dixon is far from the most-hyped driver in the IndyCar Series, likely because he is one of the quietest. There will be no hiding behind that exterior calm after a dominating Indy 500 victory, writes John Oreovicz.
It's hard to come closer to winning an IndyCar Series title and missing than Scott Dixon did in 2007. That has the busy New Zealand native even more stoked as the 2008 season looms, writes John Oreovicz.