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  • Red Bull Global Rallycross Race Preview: X Games Austin

    June 6, 2014
    IN BRIEF: After an action-packed season opener at Top Gear Festival Barbados, Red Bull Global Rallycross comes to X Games Austin with a field of 19 cars, including numerous former X Games medalists. Series full-timers Ken Block, Tanner Foust, and Scott Speed face off with Travis Pastrana, Ricky Johnson, and defending series champion Toomas Heikkinen […]
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  • GRC Lites Race Preview: X Games Austin

    June 6, 2014
    IN BRIEF: The second GRC Lites season opens with arguably the biggest race of the year: X Games Austin, held at the famed Circuit of the Americas. 10 drivers will attempt to kick off the 2014 season with a bang by earning the first gold medal given out at the new home of X Games. […]
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  • Red Bull GRC TV: Scott Speed on Barbados, Beetles, and More

    June 6, 2014
    Red Bull GRC’s Kristen Kenney talks to Top Gear Festival Barbados winner Scott Speed about beating the competition in the debut of Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross, the imminent debut of the new Beetle, and who he thinks is his biggest competition this season—and it’s not who you might think…
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  • X Games Austin Presents Altered Race Format for Red Bull GRC

    June 6, 2014
    X Games has always been a unique event within the scope of the Red Bull Global Rallycross season, with a race format that frequently deviates in some way from the majority of series events. For 2014, an expanded field of 20 Supercars has necessitated further changes to the format of X Games Austin, designed to […]
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  • Ricky Johnson: “I Think I Can Add Something To Red Bull GRC”

    June 6, 2014
    Whether your passion is for two wheels or four, the name Ricky Johnson should evoke strong memories of success. In his first career, Johnson won seven motocross and super cross titles before earning a spot in the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame; after transitioning to four wheels, he’s conquered everything from the Baja 1000 to […]
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  • DeJong Returns to GRC Lites as Championship Contender in 2014

    June 5, 2014
    California’s Mitchell DeJong has been winning racing championships  before some of his peers in Red Bull Global Rallycross were even driving race cars. That’s a pretty solid resume—especially considering that DeJong is still only 16 years old. Much less surprising than the ratio of age to accolades is the fact that DeJong enters the 2014 […]
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  • Power Rankings: X Games Austin

    June 5, 2014
    With only one round in the books this Red Bull Global Rallycross season, there has already been no shortage of surprises in the results column. Top Gear Festival Barbados saw Scott Speed, Steve Arpin, and Brian Deegan as the big winners, with incidents in the final coming back to bite Joni Wiman and Sverre Isachsen […]
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  • Spotter Guide: X Games Austin

    June 5, 2014
    Just when you thought you were all caught up on the Supercars of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross season, X Games Austin comes along and throws out a curveball—six additional entries, many of which feature distinctive new looks. Five drivers—Liam Doran, Ricky Johnson, Toomas Heikkinen, Anton Marklund, and Travis Pastrana—are only racing at X […]
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  • Meet the 2014 GRC Lites Field

    June 4, 2014
    GRC Lites will return to Red Bull Global Rallycross in 2014, serving its second season as the top development class for future Red Bull GRC Supercars drivers. The spec class features all-wheel drive, naturally aspirated, 310-horsepower spec vehicles built by Olsbergs MSE, winner of each of the past three Red Bull GRC team championships. The […]
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  • Red Bull GRC Season Opener Establishes Rivalries to Watch at X Games Austin

    June 4, 2014
    It only took a single race’s worth of Red Bull Global Rallycross action for some of the biggest-name drivers in the sport to clash with one another. A combination of established rallycross superstars and a handful of newcomers battled tooth and nail at the Bushy Park Circuit, home of Top Gear Festival Barbados, setting up […]
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