The current FIA European Rallycross Championship in Super1600, Rokas Baciuska is a former kart racer who has enjoyed a meteoric rise to prominence in rallycross. Making two Super1600 starts in 2017 he made it to the final in France and placed second in Latvia.
Returning for a full season in 2018, the Lithunanian teenager won the championship after being in the final at all six events and winning the penultimate round in Latvia.
He is set to make his World RX debut with new team ESmotorsport which, like him is Lithunanian and also has a solid background in the Super1600 category.
2018 World RX Driver Standings
|1||Johan KRISTOFFERSSON Volkswagen Polo R||341|
|2||Mattias EKSTRÖM Audi S1||248|
|3||Andreas BAKKERUD Audi S1||237|
|4||Sébastien LOEB Peugeot 208||229|
|5||Petter SOLBERG Volkswagen Polo R||227||-15|
|6||Timmy HANSEN Peugeot 208||192||-35|
|7||Niclas GRÖNHOLM Hyundai i20||146|
|8||Kevin HANSEN Peugeot 208||145||-15|
|9||Janis BAUMANIS Ford Fiesta||98|
|10||Timur TIMERZYANOV Hyundai i20||86|