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  • Verdier to Return to Global Rallycross at Charlotte

    September 21, 2013
    Stephan Verdier will return to Rhys Millen Racing for Sunday’s Sylvania SilverStar zXe Global Rallycross at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. Verdier will make his second start of the 2013 season, driving the #4 Rdio/Motegi Wheels Hyundai Veloster. “I’m really excited,” said Verdier. “I definitely have some unfinished business with the Veloster, and we have […]
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  • How Heikkinen Can Clinch Two Championships in Charlotte

    September 21, 2013
    Toomas Heikkinen’s dominant run in the 2013 Global Rallycross season has been well documented thus far. He hasn’t lost a race event since June 29, the first leg of the X Games Munich doubleheader, and has won seven of his nine heat races this year, tied with Ken Block for the season lead. In the […]
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  • Big Weekend Ahead For Doran Despite Missing GRC at Charlotte

    September 20, 2013
    Liam Doran made his first foray into team ownership at the start of this season, breaking away from his father’s race team in favor of establishing his own squad, LD Motorsports. So far, the results have been up and down, with race wins in both Global Rallycross and European events, as well as some high-profile […]
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  • Wiman Aims To Lock Up Inaugural GRC Lites Title in Charlotte

    September 20, 2013
    While Toomas Heikkinen looks to clinch his first Global Rallycross Supercars championship at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend, Finnish compatriot Joni Wiman looks to do the same in the GRC Lites class. Heikkinen’s accomplishments have stolen much of the attention, but Wiman has been just as impressive. In nine track appearances […]
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  • Global Rallycross Opens Charlotte Weekend With Test Session

    September 19, 2013
    Global Rallycross conducted a successful test day at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday, with nearly a dozen drivers and some surprising special guests taking the wheel. The biggest two names to take part were Kurt Busch, 2004 NASCAR Cup champion, and Marcus Smith, president and general manager of Charlotte Motor Speedway. […]
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  • GRC Personalities // Patrik Sandell: I’m Ready For The Dirt Track!

    September 19, 2013
    It’s been a while since I drove my Ford Fiesta SuperCar, but at this point of the season it won’t affect me much. I have been keeping myself busy training many hours on my TREK mountain bike, and also on the local go-cart track in my hometown Östersund. The speed and feeling driving my KZ2 […]
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  • GRC Personalities // Patrik Sandell: I'm Ready For The Dirt Track!

    September 19, 2013
    It’s been a while since I drove my Ford Fiesta SuperCar, but at this point of the season it won’t affect me much. I have been keeping myself busy training many hours on my TREK mountain bike, and also on the local go-cart track in my hometown Östersund. The speed and feeling driving my KZ2 […]
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  • Hometown Favorite Mirra Racing For Papa Coyne in Charlotte

    September 19, 2013
    For Dave Mirra, heading to The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway is a homecoming race for him; his BMX career took off while he lived in North Carolina, and he has plenty of family ties in the state. It’s also a significant race for him, as it will be his first race in the […]
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  • Heikkinen Boasts Impressive Winning Streak Heading Into Charlotte

    September 18, 2013
    Toomas Heikkinen enters the next Global Rallycross race at Charlotte Motor Speedway with a series-record five-race winning streak. After taking his maiden victory in the second X Games Munich race, he added a second win at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, set a new record by winning at Bristol nine days later, and extended it with […]
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  • Mirra, Doran Optimistic About Charlotte Partnership

    September 18, 2013
    Perhaps the biggest news out of the Global Rallycross paddock over the past month was Dave Mirra’s sudden departure from the Subaru PUMA Rallycross Team. Mirra, a 24-time X Games medalist, made the decision to step away from the only team and manufacturer he’d ever known, but confirmed he would race in Sunday’s event at […]
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