Gigi was setting some good stage times until this ditch loses him precious time. Watch his on-board camera as the Italian goes off.
The top drivers from the WRC give us their summary of the rally so far.
What an afternoon for Subaru's Chris Atkinson! Intercom problems, hitting rocks, swapping crash helmets and still getting third by the end of day one.
Ride on-board with Dani Sordo as the Citroen number two has a disaster breaking the front left suspension on the first stage in Mexico.
Conrad Rautenbach gets it wrong on El Cubilete (Stage three). Climb on-board and see his off.
All the essential news from the WRC as day one comes to a close
Hear what some of the drivers had to say just as they cross the line after El Cubilete 2 (stage six)
The top three sum up their first day in Rally Mexico
Sebastien Loeb dances around the pedals at shakedown. Ride on-board with the World Champion
Petter Solberg works his Subaru Impreza on the gravel roads at Shakedown in Mexico
Ride on-board with P-G Andersson as he gets to grip with his Suzuki at shakedown in Mexico
Day 2 of Corona Rally Mexico 2006 and the animals come out to play..
Sebastien looks forward to Mexico 2008
In Mexico 2005 Dani Sola, trying to impress team boss Malcolm Wilson, did just the opposite when he crashed and rolled off the road
Henning Solberg looks forward to Mexico 2008