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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.