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Former World Rallycross champion Mattias Ekstrom claimed his fourth win of the season at Estering, ending Volkswagen's run of dominance.
Petter Solberg’s Volkswagen-backed World Rallycross team will field a third Polo GTi Supercar in the penultimate round of the series at the Estering in October, for Volkswagen test driver Dieter Depping.
Mattias Ekstrom has been crowned as FIA World Rallycross Champion at the penultimate round of the series in Germany, by finishing fifth in the final while Kevin Eriksson claimed a maiden series victory.
Having finished only seventh at the end of day one at Estering, Petter Solberg put a pair of fastest times in Q3 and Q4 on Sunday morning, lifting the double World RX Champion to top spot in the Intermediate Classification.
In a weekend when he could claim his first ever FIA World title, Mattias Ekstrom ended the first day of competition at the German round of World Rallycross at the Estering top in the Intermediate Classification.
American star Tanner Foust joins regular drivers Johan Kristoffersson and Anton Marklund
Two-time DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom could be crowned World RX champion this weekend in Germany, but warns that the 27-point lead is no guarantee of the title.
As prize for winning the RX Lites Cup support category this season, French driver Cyril Raymond will make his World Rallycross debut at the penultimate round of the series in Germany this weekend, driving an OlsbergsMSE Ford Fiesta Supercar.
Two-time DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom will miss the final round of the German touring car series as he bids to win his first ever FIA World title, which will mark the first time he has missed a round of the DTM since 2001.
Reigning World RX Champion Petter Solberg clinched the runners-up spot and has extended his Championship lead.
Driver Reinis Nitiss earns second place on new course at famed F1 track.
For the first time, the calendar included a visit to the circuit of Hockenheim where it shared the bill with Germany’s extremely popular DTM series.
Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Reinis Nitiss took the runners-up spot and Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Timmy Hansen finished third.
Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Reinis Nitiss is second and Britain’s Liam Doran third in his SDRX Citroen DS3.
JRM Racing team will field two MINI Countryman RX Supercars driven by Americans, Danny Way and Dave Mirra.
Team maintains lead in teams championship.
Petter Solberg pipped Sweden RX winner Mattias Ekstrom to the post by an unbelievable margin of just five thousandths of a second.