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  • Global Rallycross Quickly Becoming a Race of Champions

    June 27, 2013
    The Race of Champions is one of motorsports’ most prestigious international events, pitting drivers from every corner of the world and every racing discipline against one another to determine who is the greatest driver of all; in that regard, it’s a lot like Global Rallycross. But with the addition of Mattias Ekstrom to the field […]
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  • Meet Mattias Ekstrom, Driver, Marklund Motorsport

    June 27, 2013
    Much of the Global Rallycross field at X Games Munich has competed in Germany before, whether in rallycross events or other forms of motorsport. But perhaps no driver has seen quite as much success as Mattias Ekstrom, now in his 13th year of competing in the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters series. With dozens of race victories […]
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  • GRC Drivers No Stranger to Competing in Germany

    June 27, 2013
    Though both Global Rallycross and X Games may be making their first-ever stops in Germany, heading to Munich at the end of June, that doesn’t mean that GRC drivers are unfamiliar with competing in the country. In fact, if the past is any indication, visiting the country should be a welcome site for much of […]
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  • 2013 GRC Lites Test with OlsbergsMSE

    June 27, 2013
    Watch as GRC Lites drivers take their first laps in their cars in preparation for the series debut at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 11. OlsbergsMSE team principal and vehicle designer Andreas Eriksson explains the concept behind the car, while drivers Geoff Sykes, Mitchell DeJong, and Sheldon Creed talk about what the new vehicle […]
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  • Townsend Bell to Make GRC Debut at X Games Munich

    June 26, 2013
    Townsend Bell, a seven-time Indianapolis 500 starter and current American Le Mans Series driver, will make his Global Rallycross debut at X Games Munich on June 30, 2013. Bell will drive the #7 Royal Purple Ford Fiesta for OMSE2. Bell’s major professional career began after he won the 2001 Indy Lights championship, launching him into […]
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  • GRC Lites Announces 2013 Media Package

    June 26, 2013
    As part of its inaugural season, GRC Lites has announced a TV broadcast package that will deliver maximum exposure for this exciting new class and its participants. “We were looking for a quality solution that puts these new drivers in front of our main audience, while providing full coverage for the fans at home,” said […]
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  • Mattias Ekstrom Teams Up With Marklund Motorsport

    June 25, 2013
    Estering, Germany (June 25, 2013) – Marklund Motorsport, one of the world’s most progressive Rallycross teams is pleased to announce that their second Volkswagen Polo R Supercar will be driven by Swedish DTM legend, Mattias Ekström at ESPN X Games Munich. Marklund Motorsport has 20 year-old Anton Marklund, currently 5th place overall in the European […]
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  • Timur Timerzyanov to Replace Travis Pastrana at X Games Munich

    June 25, 2013
    Pastrana Racing announced today that Timur Timerzyanov will drive the No. 199 Red Bull/Discount Tire Dodge Dart in the Global Rallycross event at X Games Munich on June 29-30. Timerzyanov will replace Travis Pastrana, who will be unable to attend the race due to other commitments. Pastrana will return to the car at New Hampshire Motor Speedway […]
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  • GRC Personalities // Patrik Sandell: Munich Here We Come!

    June 21, 2013
    Munich is only one week away and I’m beyond excited. The fact that it will be two X Games races is awesome and very good for us now when we want to make the sport and X Games even bigger. The track looks really exciting, starting with a long straight and a pretty fast first […]
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  • Team Set Promotion Aiming at GRC Lites Success

    June 20, 2013
    Turku, Finland (June 20, 2013) – Team Set Promotion is excited to announce that it will be competing in the brand-new GRC Lites category of Global Rallycross. Working in conjunction with Olsbergs MSE, from their headquarters in Los Angeles, Team Set Promotion will be fielding three cars, driven by European  RallycrossRX Super1600 and Swedish Folkrace front […]
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