rallycross News and Analysis
Austrian firm STARD, owned by former World Rally Championship podium finisher Manfred Stohl, has announced an electric rallycross customer programme for its Ford Fiesta ERX2, supported by Ford.
Former world rally championship podium finisher and world rallycross team owner Manfred Stohl has made history by claiming a debut win for an electric car in rallycross.
An electric car will race in rallycross for the first time this weekend, as former world rally driver Manfred Stohl is set to compete in an electric Ford Fiesta at a Hungarian Rallycross Championship event.
Triple FIA World Champion Petter Solberg's son Oliver will return to his roots by racing in the opening rounds of RallyX Nordic at Holjes in Sweden next week.
World Rally legend Marcus Gronholm will race a latest-specification Hyundai i20 Supercar in a ‘legends’ class at the RallyX Nordic season-opener in Sweden next month.
The Scandinavian-based RallyX Nordic rallycross series is planning to run its opening rounds of the 2020 season on the weekend originally set to host the Swedish World Rallycross round at Holjes, and double World RX champion Johan Kristoffersson is eyeing a start in the event.
Former Blancpain GT Sprint champion Enzo Ide will return to racing this year in the European Rallycross Championship after recovering from a coma.
Testing of the first electric car for the new Projekt E series, which will form part of World Rallycross events in 2020, will begin next month.
Manfred Stohl’s research and development firm STARD will supply electric powertrain kits for World Rallycross’ planned Projekt E support series.
Former ABB FIA Formula E champion Nelson Piquet Jr, who split with the Jaguar squad in March, will make selected appearances in the new Titans RX rallycross series this year.