Swede Timmy Hansen has claimed his first European Rallycross Championship round in Hungary by beating his teammate Timur Timerzyanov at the very last metres to the chequered flag.
Davy Jeanney made good use of his older Citroën C4 SuperCar to claim a second fastest as well as a fastest time, placing him on top of Saturday’s following order, ahead of Alexander Hvaal and Liam Doran in a tie.
Live timings and results for Round 3 of the 2013 FIA European Rallycross Championship at Nyirád in Hungary are available via the official RallycrossRX website.
Beside X Games in Spain and the RCE event in France there had been some more events over the Pentecost weekend, such as in Finland, Germany and Denmark.
Belgian Koen Pauwels claimed overall victory in the second round of the Rallycross Challenge Europe at Essay in France, but has not entered with RCE to get points for the new FIA International Series.
Yesterday’s Global RallyCross Championship event to feature in the Barcelona X Games programme was cancelled after heavy rainfalls due to an unusable all-loose surface track.
German Škoda Fabia Mk2 campaigner René Münnich has reconsidered his idea to use a small 1400cc engine in Super1600s to save 140kgs of weight.
While Johan Kristoffersson won the SC demo run at Strängnäs victory of the Swedish Rallycross Championship classes were claimed by Daniel Wall in SuperNationals, “Fidde” in SuperNationals 2400 and Tommy Johansson among the Juniors.
9-times Rally World Champion Sébastien Loeb will contest the FIA European Rallycross Championship for the first time when he drives in the Rallycross of France at Lohéac on August 31 to September 1.
The second round of the Dutch Rallycross Championship at Valkenswaard saw Patrick Van Mechelen, Peter van de Wege, Willem Slob, Davy Leysen and Johan Kwinten as winners of the five different classes.