The final round of the FIA World Rallycross championship in Argentina was claimed by the Norwegian Andreas Bakkerud, having won the Supercar final from Johan Kristoffersson and Toomas Heikkinen. Heikkinen’s win seals EKS the Team Championship, and the WRX double.
The final round of the 2016 FIA World Rallycross championship takes place this weekend in Rosario, Argentina – with drivers and teams rounding-off a long international season on South American gravel.
Former Rallycrosser Jussi Pinomaki has launched a new RX academy, with the backing of the Finnish ASN – with the winner promised a 2018 ERX entry.
In an interview with motorsport.com – Jenson Button confirms interest in Rallycross across the pond and looks set to compete in Red Bull Global Rallycross in the coming seasons.
GRC founder and ESPN X Games organiser Brain Gale announces new annual Baja style off-road racing event entitled: the Shootout to be held at the Old Tucson in Tucson, AZ.
The motorsport world was struck with disappointment this morning with the news that Audi is to leave WEC at the end of 2016 – but what impact does this have on WRX and electric interest?
An astounding event win is secured by OMSE driver Kevin Eriksson at the Estering, with Mattias Ekström being confirmed as the 2016 champion with a fifth place finish.
Mattias Ekström is ahead at the Estering in Buxtehude after two rounds of qualifying in Germany at the penultimate round of this season’s championship – taking a massive step towards gaining the World title.
Buxtehude, Germany plays host to the penultimate round of the WRX this weekend – alongside FIA European Rallycross support classes Super1600s and TouringCars – at the well-know European track the Estering.
The RallyX Nordic series culminated in a sixth round outing in Skien in Norway with Kevin Eriksson and Thomas Bryntesson winning their respective events and 2016 championships.