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Dec 14

David Coulthard crowned Champion of Champions

Thirteen-time Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard lifts the Race Of Champions trophy for the first time 

News imageMultiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard put in a stunning performance to eclipse 15 fellow stars of motor sport and win the Race Of Champions on a thrilling afternoon of action and entertainment at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Team Nordic win the ROC Nations Cup

Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg have stormed to the 2014 ROC Nations Cup title

News imageTeam Nordic’s Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg are celebrating after they took a stunning victory in the 2014 ROC Nations Cup at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Motor sport legends prepare for the Race Of Champions

Some of the world’s best drivers

News imageMany of the world’s greatest drivers have taken part in the first practice session at Bushy Park Barbados ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Countdown to ROC 2014: Race Of Champions in numbers

ROC 2014 in Barbados will be the 26th annual end-of-season Race Of Champions since its first event in Paris in 1988.

News imageBushy Park Barbados is ROC’s first host venue in the Americas – and the 11th overall – along with such prestigious host venues as London’s Wembley Stadium, the Stade de France in Paris and Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

Volkswagen Polo RX completes ROC 2014 car line-up

The Race Of Champions has been running for over 25 years

2014-08-08_0565 The stunning Volkswagen Polo RX Supercar will be in action at this weekend’s Race Of Champions at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Mercedes Formula 1 car to appear at ROC Barbados

The car, which features a spectacular screaming V8 engine, will be driven by Pascal Wehrlein

News imageThis year’s Formula 1 world constructors’ champions Mercedes will bring their 2012 F1 car to the Race Of Champions at Bushy Park Barbados this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

Champions ready to ROC Barbados

2014 Race Of Champions

Champions and driving greats from the world’s major motor sport series are sizing up their opposition for this weekend’s Race Of Champions following today’s draw for the event, to be held at Bushy Park Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 08

Solberg scoops lifetime achievement award at Autosport Awards

“I had absolutely no idea I was going to win this award tonight”

FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg - Autosport Awards Newly-crowned FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg picked up the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ at last night’s prestigious Autosport Awards.

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Dec 04

Robby Gordon brings his Stadium Super Trucks to Barbados

One of the most versatile drivers in the world and experienced in everything from sports cars to trucks

News imageAmerican motor sport superstar Robby Gordon will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at Bushy Park Barbados on December 13-14. But Gordon’s not travelling to Barbados alone: he’s bringing his stunning Stadium Super Trucks, which will also feature in the racing action. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

ROC welcomes 2014 GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer

“It’s been a dream year for me in GP2 – and now I’m thrilled to be invited to the Race Of Champions”

Jolyon Palmer Newly-crowned GP2 Series Champion Jolyon Palmer has joined the driver line-up for the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at Bushy Park Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Solberg wins Argentina RX as Ford Olsbergs MSE claim teams’ title

Ford Olsbergs MSE won a three-way battle for the Teams’ Championship

World RX - Petter Solberg Petter Solberg has ended his title-winning season in style by winning the closing round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in San Luis, Argentina.

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Nov 28

Solberg leads in Argentina as battle for teams’ title rages on

Temperatures exceeded 30 degrees Celsius today as 17 Supercar drivers took to the Rosendo Hernandez circuit in San Luis 

World RX - Total Rallycross of Argentina Petter Solberg is currently leading the Total Rallycross of Argentina, the season-closer to this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.

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Nov 11

ROC welcomes FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon

2014 Race Of Champions

France’s newly-crowned FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 07

ROC welcomes 2014 World Rallycross Champion Solberg

“It’s great to have Petter back with us at the Race Of Champions again.” – Fredrik Johnsson

Race Of Champions logo Newly-crowned FIA World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg is the latest driver to sign up for the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14 Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 21

Solberg wins Germany RX after closest finish in sport’s history

“Wow, I don’t know what to say – I don’t think I have seen anything so close in my whole life,” – Solberg

Germany RX - Petter Solberg Norway’s Petter Solberg has won the Red Kiwi World RX of Germany, round nine of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in what is the sport’s closest ever finish in its 47-year history.

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Sep 20

Solberg on top at Germany RX

A record-breaking 41 Supercars started today’s German RX event

World RX - Petter Solberg Norway’s Petter Solberg has established an early advantage at Red Kiwi World RX of Germany, round nine of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, after a second and third fastest heat time projected the Championship leader to the top of the Intermediate Points.

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Sep 07

Solberg wins Loheac RX in front of sell-out crowd

The result marks the third win of the season for PSRX driver Solberg

World RX - Petter Solberg - Loheac RX Norway’s Petter Solberg took a sensational victory at today’s World RX of France, round eight of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.

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Aug 09

Solberg becomes first double winner in World RX

The PSRX driver also becomes the first double winner in RX this year.
JF GagneNorway’s Petter Solberg took a sensational lights-to-flag victory at today’s World RX of Canada to become the first driver to win a round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy held outside of Europe.


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May 04

Solberg wins World RX season-opener in Portugal

Jacques Villeneuve was unable to make today’s semi-finals after problems hindered his progress
World RX -  Petter Solberg Norway’s Petter Solberg has won the opening round of the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy after winning today’s World RX of Portugal final at the wheel of his PSRX Citroen DS3 Supercar. 

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Apr 30

World RX prepares for Portuguese season-opener

Jacques Villeneuve and Petter Solberg in the Supercar line-up

World RX - Jacques Villeneuve The opening round of the all-new FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will kick off in Portugal this weekend (3-4 May) with more than 50 of the world’s best rallycross drivers set to battle it out across the Supercar, Super1600 and TouringCar categories and in the supporting RX Lites Cup.

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