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Davy Jeanney, the first French driver ever to win a round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, will rejoin the fray for next month’s Nürburgring double-header season finale (27-28 November) in PGRX’s Hyundai i20.
Although he ultimately found himself pipped to the chequered flag by Niclas Grönholm, FIA World Rallycross Championship leader Timmy Hansen has described last weekend’s pulsating final at Cooper Tires World RX of Montalegre (16-17 October) as ‘a brilliant race’ and the very essence of the dual-surface discipline.
ALL-INKL.COM Muennich Motorsport will run two cars in the FIA World Rallycross Championship in 2022, with team manager Dominik Greiner hailing the forthcoming electric switch as an ‘exciting new dawn’ for the discipline.
Niclas Grönholm emerged on top at the end of a pulsating FIA World Rallycross Championship final in Portugal this weekend (16/17 October), with the Hyundai driver’s second triumph of the season setting the scene for a four-way battle for title glory in Germany next month.
Twelve months ago, Yury Belevskiy was the highest scorer in the FIA European Rallycross Championship’s Euro RX3 (then Super1600) class, but he was not awarded the title due to the Covid-shortened season. Last weekend in Portugal (16/17 October), he was not to be denied a second time.
Andreas Bakkerud has said there is ‘more to come’ from his partnership with ESmotorsport, after clinching the FIA European Rallycross Championship’s Euro RX1 crown with the Lithuanian outfit on his 30th birthday at Benelux World RX of Spa-Francorchamps last weekend (9-10 October).