Mattias Ekström, who crossed the finish line in second place, was eventually declared the winner of WorldRX of Sweden. Timmy Hansen has been made runner-up, after first getting a 5 seconds penalty (for pushing and driving outside the track) that would have dropped him from first to fourth place.
Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Timmy Hansen is leading the Volkswagen World RX of Sweden, Round 6 of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, after taking the Heat 1 victory and finishing fourth fastest in Heat 2.
Frenchman Davy Jeanney has won the ALL-INKL.COM World RX of Germany, Round 5 of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, after a dominant display at the wheel of a Peugeot 208 RX SuperCar.
Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Davy Jeanney is leading the ALL-INKL.COM World RX of Germany, Round 5 of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, after the Frenchman stormed his way to two heat victories at the wheel of his Peugeot 208 RX SuperCar.
Live timings, results and streaming for Round 5 of the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship at Buxtehude in Germany are available via the official RallycrossRX website.
The Finnish Rallycross Championship went to Hyvinkää for Round 2 of the strength gaining series and saw Honda Civic campaigner Aki Karttunen winning from Ford Fiesta youngster Niclas Grönholm.
Norwegian Daniel Holten is set to debut the brand-new Eklund Motorsport Volkswagen Beetle SuperCar in the WorldRX of Sweden event, to be held over the first weekend of July.
Norwegian Andreas Bakkerud is set to replace Nelson Piquet Junior in the Austin X Games, to be held June 4 to 7, due to a clash with the Brazilian’s FIA Formula e Championship programme.
Although reigning World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg had a mixed Day 2 at Lydden at the end of the Sunday the Norwegian scored overall victory by beating the two Swedes Mattias Ekström and Johan Kristoffersson to second and third place respectively.
For Round 4 of the FIA World Rallycross Championship a total of 29 SuperCar drivers gathered at the ‘Cradle of Rallycross’, Lydden Hill International Circuit in England, where reigning World Champion Petter Solberg claimed both the fastest qualifying heat times of Day 1.