Tag Archive: Petter Solberg

Nov 22

DHL Express becomes Official Logistics 
Provider for the Race Of Champions

DHL Express has signed an agreement to become Official Logistics Provider for the Race Of Champions

DHL Express becomes Official Logistics 
Provider for the Race Of Champions DHL Express will be the Official Logistics Provider for the first Race Of Champions on American soil – inside Marlins Park in Miami on January 21-22, 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 11

Bryntesson takes on Solberg at ROC Factor

One step closer to joining double FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg at the annual Race of Champions in Miami

DriverThis weekend, 2016 RX Lites Cup runner-up Thomas Bryntesson will take on rallycross and rally legends Petter Solberg and Marcus Gronholm in Sweden, as he fights for a chance to win the Scandinavian leg of ROC Factor. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 07

Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi joins double Global Rallycross Champion Scott Speed at ROC Miami

Rossi won this year’s 100th running of the Indianapolis 500

Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi joins double Global Rallycross Champion Scott Speed at ROC Miami 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi and reigning Global Rallycross Champion Scott Speed will compete at January’s Race Of Champions inside Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 03

Young racers to take on legends Petter Solberg, Marcus Grönholm and Kenny Bräck at ROC Factor Scandinavia

First ROC Factor event in Sweden to be held as part of Monster Jam® Stockholm

Young racers to take on legends Solberg, Grönholm and Bräck at ROC Factor ScandinaviaTwo young Swedish racers will have the chance to take on some of the biggest stars of motor sport in the ROC Factor Scandinavia Final, a featured highlight of Monster Jam at Stockholm’s Friends Arena on November 12, 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 02

Solberg wins Gymkhana grid in Athens

Driving his adapted Citroen Xsara

DriverTwo-time FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg won the 2016 edition of Gymkhana GRiD’s European Gauntlet held in Marathon, Greece last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 25

Formula 1 great Felipe Massa joins exciting 
line-up for Race Of Champions in Miami

Brazilian Formula 1 racer Felipe Massa has joined the stunning field of driving stars

2016-10-23_72671 Eleven-time Formula 1 grand prix winner Felipe Massa is the latest driver to sign up for January’s Race Of Champions in Miami’s Marlins Park.

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Oct 16

World RX: Solberg top qualifier in Germany

Solberg won the last race of Q4 with Kevin Hansen in second

DriverNorway’s Petter Solberg repeated his Q3 performance in Q4 to lead his race from lights to flag and set the fastest time, and is top qualifier in the Intermediate Classification at the penultimate round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship in Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 04

Indianapolis 500 winners Juan Pablo Montoya 
and Tony Kanaan join line-up for ROC Miami

Race Of Champions Miami

Indianapolis 500 winners Juan Pablo Montoya 
and Tony Kanaan join line-up for ROC Miami Indianapolis 500 winners Juan Pablo Montoya and Tony Kanaan have joined the field of driving greats who will take part in the first Race Of Champions on American soil – inside Miami’s Marlins Park on January 21-22, 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 13

‘Mr Le Mans’ Tom Kristensen joins reigning FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg at ROC Miami

Tom Kristensen is the pride of Denmark and the greatest racer in the history of the Le Mans 24 Hours

2015-11-21_0061 The line-up for January’s Race Of Champions in Miami continues to heat up with the inclusion of two of world motor sport’s biggest stars. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

World RX crosses Atlantic for Canadian leg 

For the third year in a row, World RX joins the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres (GP3R)

2015-08-08_33492 The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will embark on the season’s second half later this week following a month-long summer break. World RX of Canada (5-7 August) forms the seventh round of the World Championship and marks the first flyaway event of 2016.

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Jul 21

World RX Canada entries revealed!

FIA World Rallycross Championship

Dany FlageoleThe official entry list for the first ‘flyaway’ event of the year, the seventh round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at Trois-Rivieres in Canada (6-7 August) has been released by the FIA.

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May 15

Mattias Ekstrom wins again to take World RX Championship lead

The EKS driver defeated Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Sebastien Loeb and defending two-time Champion Petter Solberg

Mattias Ekstrom wins again to take World RX Championship lead Mattias Ekstrom made it back-to-back victories today [15 May] to move into the lead of The 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy for the first time, following a peerless performance at the Kapaza Rallycross of Belgium.

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Apr 17

Solberg wins World RX season-opener in Portugal

“I’m really happy – my team have put in countless hours working on the car in the factory recently and this win is for them” – Solberg

Solberg wins World RX season-opener in Portugal Norway’s Petter Solberg started his World Championship title defence in the best possible way by winning today’s Bompiso Rallycross of Portugal, the opening round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16

Watch the best action from World RX in 2015 (+video)

The three-minute video captures the excitement of the 13-round season

Dany Flageole A short video highlighting the best action from the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has been released on the official World RX YouTube page.  Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Larsson wins Argentina RX as Solberg is crowned 2015 World Rallycross Champion

Sweden’s Robin Larsson has won his first FIA World Rallycross Championship event after triumphing at this weekend’s TOTAL Rallycross of Argentina

World RX Petter Solberg 2015 Champion 1 Mattias Ekstrom finished Argentina RX in second place, while Norway’s Petter Solberg was crowned the 2015 World RX Champion after securing the third podium spot.  Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

Final showdown in Rosario: will Solberg take the World Rallycross title?

Argentina RX official preview

World RX - Petter Solberg and Timmy Hansen can both win the drivers’ title The final round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy – TOTAL Rallycross of Argentina – will see the 2015 World RX Drivers’ Champion crowned in South America this weekend (27-29 November).

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Nov 24

Solberg and Hansen go head-to-head for 2015 World RX Drivers’ Title in Argentina

Petter Solberg and Timmy Hansen can both win the drivers’ title

World RX - Petter Solberg and Timmy Hansen can both win the drivers’ title The final round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy – TOTAL Rallycross of Argentina – will see the 2015 World RX Drivers’ Champion crowned in South America this weekend (27-29 November).

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Oct 17

Solberg and Kristoffersson jointly lead Italy RX after day one

Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Timur Timerzyanov is third

World RX - Solberg and Kristoffersson jointly lead Italy RX after day one Petter Solberg [SDRX] and Johan Kristoffersson [Volkswagen Team Sweden] jointly lead the World RX of Italy, the penultimate round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, as both drivers took one heat win each on the first day.

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Oct 16

Championship Insight: What Can Happen In Italy?

Things are not so close in the teams’ championship

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The penultimate round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship takes place this weekend at Franciacorta, Italy, where Norway’s Petter Solberg leads by 19 points over Sweden’s Timmy Hansen in the championship standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 15

World RX prepares for final European round in Italy 

In the Drivers’ Championship, an enthralling battle between Petter Solberg and Timmy Hansen is brewing
World RX prepares for final European round in Italy Tensions will be running high at the penultimate round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy which takes place at the Franciacorta International Circuit this weekend as both the 2015 World RX Drivers’ Championship and Teams’ Championships could be decided.

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