Sébastien LOEB & Daniel ELENA: Portraits chinois24/11/2016 - 04:00

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Sébastien LOEB
Job: rally driver
Height: 171 cm
Weight: 71 kg
Eyes: Blue
Live in: Swiss
Nationality: French
Birth Date: 18//1970


 

Rather beach or mountains? Beach

What’s your dream destination? The Maldives

Rather sweet or salty? Salty

Fast food or gourmet? Gourmet

What’s your favorite ice-cream flavor? Chocolate

Which home-cooked-meal would you be? Beef rib

Which drink would you be? Red wine

What’s your favorite & necessary foodstuff - that you can’t live without? Meat

The first thing you swallow when get out of bed? An expresso

The last thing you do before sleeping? I brush my teeth

How many hours of sleep on average? 8 hours

What do you think is your biggest character quality? Tolerant, a big quality when you have Daniel ELENA as a partner! (Laugh)

 

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What do you think is your biggest character flaw? I am always late

What’s your musical taste/style? I listen to the radio, randomly

What’s your favorite TV show? I easily get to sleep watching ‘’Esprits Criminels’’

Do you have other passions in life than motorsport? Motorcycle

How do you spend your time in between 2 races? Spending time with my friend, taking care of my family, riding motorcycles

What makes you laugh? A good party with my friends

 

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What is the thing that irritates you the most? When you are leading a stage for 400kilometer, but get lost almost 12 minutes in the home stretch and finally get a 100 hour penalty

The best time of your life until now? Today, but I would better stop getting older!

Which object/artifact to live the next 95year? My phone

Which Peugeot for your daily life? Peugeot 308 GTi

If you would be a weekday, which one would it be? Saturday

If you would be a number, which one would it be? 1

If you would be a color, which one would it be? Green, for hope

If you would be an animal, which one would it be? A cat: he doesn’t do much and get caress

Vintage or modern? Modern

Any addiction? Driving… I am really crazy with that, I even do car simulator at home

Any superstition? No

Any scars? One, at the right shoulder, I fall down in motorcycle

Any tatoo? One, to cover my scar on the shoulder

 

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How did you get to motorsport and driving / How does it appear to be your vocation?

I realized that I was driving better than all my friends. I started competitions in moped when I was 16 and got a nice opportunity to jump in a car by participating in “Rallye Jeune’’ in France. From this event everything has started for me.

Your most beautiful/biggest emotion in your motorsport career?

The French stop of 2012 WRC, in my hometown [Alsace]

 

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Daniel ELENA
Job: co-driver for Sébastien LOEB
Height: 171,5 cm
Weight: 79kg
Eyes: Brown
Live in: Monaco, Swiss, France
Nationality: Monegasque
Birth Date: 26/10/1972


Rather beach or mountains? Beach

What’s your dream destination? Clara Morgane… or New Zealand

Rather sweet or salty? Salty

Fast food or gourmet? Atypical: I eat local

What’s your favorite ice-cream flavor? Yoghurt

Which home-cooked-meal would you be? Franks and beans… just to annoy the wolrd :-)

Which drink would you be? A yellow one…

What’s your favorite & necessary foodstuff - that you can’t live without? Chorizo

The first thing you swallow when get out of bed? Cigarette smoke and black coffee

 

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The last thing you do before sleeping? I am awake…

How many hours of sleep on average? Few

What do you think is your biggest character quality? Cheerful

What do you think is your biggest character flaw? Too kind

What’s your musical taste/style? I would recommend you to listen to ‘’Mattrach’’, he’s an electri guitar virtuoso. And also "Tina Saussi", she's amazing

What’s your favorite movie? ‘’Wayne's World’, the most stupid movie of the world

Do you have other passions in life than motorsport? Sailing

How do you spend your time in between 2 races? I spend time with my family, play boules and do manage my business ‘’All Sport Management’’

What makes you laugh? Life

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What is the thing that irritates you the most? Politics and stupid people; both get together I think

The best time of your life until now? My birth date: on October 26th, 1972

Which object/artifact to live the next 95year? A pacemaker

Which Peugeot for your daily life? PEUGEOT 308 GTi

If you would be a weekday, which one would it be? Saturday

If you would be a number, which one would it be? 9

If you would be a color, which one would it be? Fushia

If you would be an animal, which one would it be? A cat, because he always lands back on his feet!

 

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Vintage or modern? Vintage

Any addiction? Screwing things up!

Any superstition? Many! Black cats, number 13, …

Any scars? Not visible

Any tatoo? 2: my daughters surnames on my arm

 

 How did you get to motorsport and co-driving / How does it appear to be your vocation?

I was a very bad driver!

Your most beautiful/biggest emotion in your motorsport career?

My best emotion is still to come

 

 

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