Kronos hopes to extend winning streak

Kronos hopes to extend winning streakFrom Citroen Press [ 17/05/2006 ].
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After the first six rounds of the 2006 FIA WRC, Sébastien Loeb, Daniel Elena and the Kronos Total Citroën team stand in first place in both Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ championships thanks to four consecutive wins. To defend these positions and to try to extend its winning streak, the Belgian team enters in Sardinia two 2006 specifications Xsara WRCs for Sébastien Loeb/Daniel Elena and Xevi Pons/Carlos Del Barrio.

Like it is the case since the start of the season, a third Xsara is entered by Dani Sordo and Marc Marti supported by their Spanish partners. The Junior World Champion participates with his usual car, in compliance with the 2005 regulations (electronic differentials).

For its third edition, the ‘Rallye d’Italia Sardegna’ keeps its specific repartition, with a challenging final leg including two loops of three special stages with just a regroup in between and no service. If the structure remains the same, the rally route changes and offers this year a first day in the South (Nuoro), a second going West (Gallura) and finally the last day in the North (Tempio).

“ For me, 52% of the pacenotes are new” declares Daniel Elena, who has equalled the biggest number of wins for a co-driver since Argentina. Most teams know extremely well the S