Round 1 of the 2015 Finnish Rallycross Championship was held last Saturday at Kouvola and eventually won by Niclas Grönholm, the son of two-times World Rally Champion Marcus Grönholm.
The 19th weekend of the running year saw Rallycross events in Sweden, Italy, Norway and The Netherlands. ERC24 collected the final results and a couple of images.
Scotland-based team Albatec Racing has announced the plan to run its two Peugeot 208 SuperCars in the British Rallycross Championship. One car will be raced by Rallycross returnee Mark Flaherty, in 1992 one of the leading ERC drivers.
Reigning Swedish Rallycross Champion Sebastian Eriksson claims Round 2 (Round 1 was cancelled) of the all-new ‘RallyX On Ice’ series while Norwegian Stian Hafsengen drove an ex-Iversen Ford RS 200 E2 to victory in the ‘Historic’ category.
The entry list for Round 2 of the new ‘RallyX On Ice’ racing series has been released. A total of 13 cars have been entered for the event at Höljes, to be held on Saturday, February 7.
For February and March a new Swedish series for Rallycross drivers and racers from other motorsports has been scheduled to entertain the fans during the usual months of hibernation. ‘RallyX On Ice’ should run over four events – at least in case the weather god agrees…
EKSRX team principal Mattias Ekström is looking forward to the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship and expecting a “new year, with new goose bumps”.