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Last weekend I visited the World Rallycross round in Höljes, Sweden. I did a guide for what to expect here last year, so I’ll only show a couple of videos and a bunch of photos now.
That is the only way I can describe the idea of taking my 1994 Buick Roadmaster Estate to a rallycross event. When I got to the venue, as I looked around at the other vehicles, as I checked out the track, as I grided up behind a track prepped Miata with a Plexiglas windshield, over and over I said to myself out loud,…
IT WAS AWESOME!
Is the Monaco GP turning into a parade? Do you want more overtaking? Have an extra screen? WorldRX is live on Youtube right now from Lydden Hill. Petter Solberg and Mattias Ekström look unbeatable, while Ken Block and Sebastien Loeb fight for a spot in the semifinals.
..Martin Schanche and his Ford RS200. I’m done with my only exam this semester, which was a lot easier than expected.
Full (48 min) highlights from the European Championship this weekend:
After helping DTM start their season last weekend, the FIA World Rallycross Championship brings a whole lotta support to Belgium this weekend. Yes, it’s a new record entry!
Their stream is live now on youtube. Mattias Ekström leads after qualifying, Ken Block is in the semifinals.
The FIA World Rallycross Championship continues with its second round this weekend, and helps a German touringcar championship start their season!
Video from Petter Solberg and Johan Kristoffersson testing earlier this week.
One of the craziest liveries I’ve ever seen. Can’t wait to see it in action this weekend.
Yep, DiRT 3! And it is so very fun. Very, very fun.
Fluffy found the ideal place to rest once in the back of Ken Block’s rallycross car.
Well OPPO’s, I got the email last night, I’m going Racing!
It’s free to be an enthusiast, and cheap to be a rally enthusiast. I gave a brief overview before, but RallyCross is the least expensive way to get behind the wheel and channel your inner (insert your favorite rally driver here), and is well worth exploring on its own. I’ll be sharing advice from active RallyCrossers…
With the announcement of the Ford Focus RS RX today, let’s take a look at the last 4-door chassis to win a rallycross championship: Jean-Luc Pailler’s Citroën Xantia.
Yes, you read that correctly. 9-time World Rally Champion and driving god Sebastien Loeb has joined Peugeot-Hansen for the full World Rallycross Championship (WorldRX) this year. It might be the worlds worst kept secret though, as Petter Solberg have mentioned Loebs arrival to the sport several times the last few…