The FIA World Rallycross Championship today started its 2015 season in soaking wet weather on a muddy track at Montalegre in Portugal. After Day 1 it is Ford campaigner Andreas Bakkerud who leads the Overnight Standings, Citroën driver and reigning World Champion Petter Solberg is in second position.
ERC24 has a list with the dates of birth of several hundred current and former Rallycross drivers. For every day we are trying to find a nice photo for this our ‘Birthday Card’. Enjoy!
Live timings, results and streaming for Round 1 of the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship at Montalegre in Portugal are available via the official RallycrossRX website.
It is at the first round of the WorldRX series in Portugal that French DA Racing is starting its 2015 international programme with Jean-Baptiste Dubourg at the wheel of his Citroën C4 SuperCar and Andréa Dubourg in his Super1600 Renault Clio.
Finnish triple European Rallycross Champion Jussi Pinomäki returns to guide his ex-pupils Timur Timerzyanov, Andreas Bakkerud and Reinis Nitišs to FIA World Rallycross Championship domination.
Indianapolis-based team Bryan Herta Rallysport will campaign two M-Sport built 600+bhp Ford Fiesta Mk7 SuperCars in the 2015 Global RallyCross series, one will be driven by Swede Patrik Sandell and the other one by American Austin Dyne.
The media launch for the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship was held at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya today, as a series of announcements about the FIA’s newest World Championship were revealed to more than 200 international press people, VIPs and sponsors.
Defending champions OlsbergsMSE today announce their return to the worldwide Rallycross stage with a full roster of drivers preparing for an international, multi-championship campaign. The team is again aiming for global dominance.
During a press conference in the Norwegian capital city of Oslo the Petter Solberg squad revealed last Wednesday a Solberg-Doran coalition that will form a very imposing WRX proposition.
Team Peugeot-Hansen has set its sights higher still for its second World Rallycross Championship campaign. Swede Timmy Hansen has been joined by new recruit Davy Jeanney from France to drive the team’s latest-specs Peugeot 208 SuperCars.