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Championship status
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Wales Rally GB 2008 counts for:

2008 FIA World Rally Championship for Drivers/Co-drivers
2008 FIA World Rally Championship for Manufacturers
2008 FIA Production Car World Championship (for drivers)

Facts
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 454th WRC rally 
 Round of season: 15 of 15 
 Official name: Wales Rally GB 
 Edition: 64th 
 Date: from Friday 5-Dec-2008 to Sunday 7-Dec-2008 
 Rally HQ: Cardiff, Wales; United Kingdom 
 Clerk of the Course: Fred Gallagher 
 Surface: Gravel 
 
 Entries: 86  
 Starters: 78  
 Finishers: 47 (60.3% of starters) 
 
 Stages: 19 
 Shortest: 0.99km(SS15 Cardiff)
 Longest: 30.68km(SS12 Resolfen 2)
 Slowest: 63.08km/h(SS15 Cardiff)
 Fastest: 112.71km/h(SS12 Resolfen 2)
 Planned stage distance: 282.35km(20.8% of total distance)
 Actual stage distance: 275.01km(20.3% of total distance)
 Road section distance: 1,079.45km
 Total distance: 1,354.46km
Milestones
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 DRIVERS - PODIUM FINISHERS 
    Win was 47th win and 73rd podium for Sebastien Loeb.
 Second place was 7th podium for Jari-Matti Latvala. 
 Third place was 17th podium for Daniel Sordo Castillo. 
 MAKES - PODIUM FINISHERS 
    Win was 53rd win and win and third place were 120th to 121st podiums for Citroen.
    Second place was 253rd podium for Ford.
Sebastien Loeb
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After Ford looked unlikely to threaten Citroen's makes title, Loeb charged in the final day and passed Latvala to take the win. Click picture to see larger version in a pop-up window
Sebastien Ogier
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Sebastien Ogier surprised everyone by taking the lead briefly in the first day - on wintery conditions and in his first outing in World Rally Car. Click picture to see larger version in a pop-up window
Per-Gunnar Andersson
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Again Suzuki had a good rally, P-G Andersson ran as high as third and finishing in fifth place overall. Click picture to see larger version in a pop-up window
Related links
Rally Japan 2008
Rally Ireland 2009
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