Next up in our countdown of the year's biggest motor racing stories is trouble in the world of rallycross - with the US-based Global series folding and FIA World Rallycross losing key factory support.
After a four-year absence, Jacques Villeneuve was back behind the wheel of a rallycross car as he took part in the ARX (Americas Rallycross Championship) event at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières last weekend.
The Lydden Hill circuit in the UK is set to host the final two rounds of the Global Rallycross Championship on October 27-28.
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Scott Speed completed a hat-trick in winning his third consecutive Red Bull Global Rallycross championship for Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross (VARX) on Saturday.
Scott Speed, Tanner Foust, and Steve Arpin enter this year’s event with a chance at the Supercar title
Former F1 World Champion Jenson Button says he “has no idea” when it comes to the loose-surface challenge of driving a rallycross car following his test with the Honda team in Florida last week.
Volkswagen Andretti's reigning GRC champion Scott Speed scored a first and a second in the Port of Los Angeles at the weekend to retain his crown, while on Sunday, Brian Deegan scooped his first race victory for Chip Ganassi Racing.
Arpin took the first Supercar victory for both himself and the team, adding to Ganassi’s Rolex 24 at Daytona and Daytona 500 victories.
Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross returns to Daytona for Red Bull Global Rallycross Doubleheader