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  • Fan favorites top podium at GRC finale in Las Vegas

    Thursday, 07 November 2013

    Images by Matt Kalish/ GRC. Series favorites Ken Block, Tanner Foust and Travis Pastrana scored the top three spots at an exciting 2013 Global Rallycross championship season-ender in Las Vegas. Block took his first-ever rallycross win under the lights of the Las Vegas Strip on Thursday, a redemptive finish to a frustrating season that has seen the Gymkhana star post top practice and qualifying ti...

  • VIDEO: Global Rallycross in Las Vegas race recap

    Thursday, 07 November 2013

  • Global Rallycross season recap

    Sunday, 08 December 2013

    Now that the season has come to a close, the trophies have all been awarded, and the dust has settled, here's a look back at the 2013 Global Rallycross season: RACE RECAPS GRC TV was on site at all nine Global Rallycross races in 2013 to offer on-site reporting and race recaps. Relive all nine events on our YouTube channel by clicking on the event names below. Round 1 April 21: X Games Brazil htt...

  • Global Rallycross Championship home to New Hampshire

    Thursday, 11 July 2013

    The Global Rallycross Championship brings its worldwide tour to New Hampshire this week for the first U.S. stop of its nine-round 2013 season. New Hampshire Motor Speedway at Loudon is a fitting homecoming for the young sport, after a successful 2012 debut there that saw packed grandstands and one of the most exciting track configurations of the season. This year's event features another innovati...

  • Solberg commits to full Rallycross season

    Friday, 22 February 2013

    Petter Solberg has confirmed he will contest the full European Rallycross Championship in a Citroen DS3 Supercar run by his own team. The 2003 World Rally champion announced last month that he would focus on rallycross this season, but had initially only committed to the opening round at Lydden Hill as well as the Norwegian and Swedish events. Solberg confirmed on Friday that he will compete on a...

  • Prodrive evaluating rallycross entry

    Tuesday, 19 March 2013

    Prodrive is evaluating a plan to develop a rallycross Supercar version of its Mini World Rally car. The team brought a modified version of its Mini WRC to the opening round of the British Rallycross Championship at Lydden last weekend, at which Liam Doran demonstrated it in wet and muddy conditions. Doran, an X Games gold medallist and last year's European championship runner-up, unofficially lap...

  • Global Rallycross Championship to race at Atlanta

    Tuesday, 19 March 2013

    Global Rallycross Championship will take to Atlanta Motor Speedway for the first time this summer, competing on a custom-designed track in the Global Rallycross Atlanta event on Saturday, Aug. 10. The Global Rallycross Championship combines the thrill of four-wheel racing with unique course designs featuring dirt and asphalt surfaces, drift turns, airborne jumps and water elements. The event feat...

  • OlsbergsMSE announces Ford Global RallyCross lineup

    Friday, 29 March 2013

    With back-to-back Global RallyCross Championship driver's and manufacturer's titles, the OlsbergsMSE team has announced a new multi-year contract as Ford's official manufacturer partner in GRC. OlsbergsMSE will continue to develop the championship Fiesta racecars. ââ¬ÅFord Racing and OlsbergsMSE have been pioneers in helping grow the sport of RallyCross beyond Europe and establish it as one of t...

  • Solberg completes first rallycross test

    Saturday, 30 March 2013

    Petter Solberg completed his first shakedown test of his new Citroen DS3 Supercar ahead of this weekend's FIA European RallyCross Championship opener at Lydden. The 2003 World Rally Champion ran his car for the first time on Thursday and Friday at the Circuit de l'Ouest Parisien, close to Paris, and said it was even quicker than he had anticipated. With Solberg only committing to the full season ...

  • Buddy Rice, Scott Speed to try rallycross at X Games Brazil

    Saturday, 13 April 2013

    The rallycross event at the X Games Brazil event in Foz do Iguacu on April 21 looks to have some extra American flavor as 2004 Indy 500 winner Buddy Rice is tipped to make his rallycross debut in a VW Polo, while Scott Speed is also set to take part on behalf of the U.S.-based Global RallyCross Championship via its "star car" program. Rice was revealed as teammate at the event to Swedish rallycro...

  • Buddy Rice confirms X Games rallycross run

    Monday, 15 April 2013

    Buddy Rice confirmed Monday that he will indeed make his rallycross racing debut at next weekend's X Games Foz do Iguaçu. The 2004 Indianapolis 500 and '09 Rolex 24 at Daytona winner was revealed last week to be taking part by his Marklund Motorsport teammate Anton Marklund, and officially affirmed the deal Monday. ââ¬ÅThe rallycross deal is really exciting,ââ¬Â said Rice, who has competed in...

  • Doran leads rallycross in Brazil

    Sunday, 21 April 2013

    With a lap time of 39.007 seconds, Liam Doran, 2011 X Games Rally Car Racing Gold Medalist, posted the fastest time in seeding at X Games Foz do Iguacu, the first Global Rallycross event of the season. ââ¬ÅThis is a big deal for me,ââ¬Â said Doran. ââ¬ÅWe've all been here for a long time hanging around, and just had anxiety on how it will actually pan out. So I'm really really happy to have do...

  • Speed wins Brazil X Games gold

    Sunday, 21 April 2013

    Scott Speed has won gold in the rallycross element of the Brazilian X Games. Speed, a rallycross rookie, upset the formbook by defeating a host of rally drivers and star names including Travis Pastrana, Ken Block and Tanner Foust. All three men were eliminated in an accident in the final. "To be able to win it like this, to make passes at the end of the heat race and the main event, I couldn't as...

  • Global Rallycross confirms Lites class

    Tuesday, 07 May 2013

    Global Rallycross confirmed the creation of GRC Lites, a new rallycross class that will support the series' Supercars class at all U.S. races in 2013. ââ¬ÅWe want to provide a place for our next generation of star drivers,ââ¬Â said GRC Founder Chip Pankow. ââ¬ÅThe GRC Lites class is the perfect training ground for any driver who wants to get started in rallycross and it will provide them expos...

  • Deegan set for European rallycross debut

    Tuesday, 04 June 2013

    Brian Deegan will be the second American driver to contest a European Rallycross Championship event after agreeing to compete at Kouvola, Finland this weekend. The X-Games gold medallist will drive the Olsbergs MSE-prepared 550hp strong Ford Fiesta that he usually races in the Global Rallycross Championship. Deegan will partner fellow countryman Tanner Foust, winner of the opening round at Lydden...

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