Finn's Cyprus win stripped; Loeb given win
LONDON -- Finland's Marcus Gronholm lost his Cyprus Rally win and world championship lead on Wednesday after the governing FIA excluded his Peugeot on technical grounds.
France's Sebastien Loeb, runner-up for champions Citroen in Limassol on May 16, was awarded the victory and took the overall lead.
The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said in a
statement that stewards had ruled at a meeting with Peugeot
representatives in Paris that the water pumps on Gronholm's car
did not ...
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