GRC: Global Rallycross to Open 2015 Season in Fort Lauderdale

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LOS ANGELES – official series release — Red Bull Global Rallycross will open its 2015 season with a brand new event in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on May 30-31. The inaugural Red Bull GRC Fort Lauderdale will take place along the beachfront of the iconic city, closing down parts of historic Route A1A for one of the most unique events in …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Austin Cindric Chasing Diverse Schedule Again Following Successful 2014 Season

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network audio – IndyCenterBrazil.com photo – Austin Cindric had little time to breathe in 2014 after racing non-stop in multiple different disciplines. Cindric, just 16, grabbed a Rallycross Lites bronze medal this summer in Austin (at the X Games), and earned a podium finish at …

GRC: Red Bull Global Rallycross Announces 2015 Schedule

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LOS ANGELES — official series release — Red Bull Global RallyCross photo — Red Bull Global Rallycross has announced a 12-race schedule, its largest ever, for the 2015 season. Once again featuring marquee stops in major urban environments, the race calendar kicks off in sunny Florida on May 31 and ends with a return to the bright lights of Las Vegas …

GRC: Hyundai Withdraws From American Motorsports, Ends Time in Global Rallycross

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HUNINGTON BEACH, Calif. — official team release — Rhys Millen Racing photo — After a successful season in the fastest growing motorsports category in the United States, manufacturer Hyundai has decided to step out of Red Bull Global RallyCross. Partnering with Rhys Millen Racing (based in Huntington Beach, California) for the past six years, this partnership has produced world records …

WRX: 2015 World Rallycross Schedule Revealed

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NEW YORK — official release — World RX photo — The FIA and World RX Championship promoter IMG Motorsports have jointly agreed on a draft calendar for next year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. The provisional calendar will consist of 12 events including a new round in Barcelona, which will be staged at the F1 circuit from …

GRC: Las Vegas Confirmed as Location for Global Rallycross Finale

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LAS VEGAS – official release — The LINQ Las Vegas and Andretti Sports Marketing, are teaming up this fall to produce the Red Bull Global Rallycross Las Vegas event at The LINQ. The championship round of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross season will run in the shadow of the world’s tallest observation wheel, the High Roller – the defining …

WRX: Hansen Scores Maiden World RX Victory While Solberg Clinches Championship

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FRANCIACORTA, Lombardy, Italy — official release — World RX photo — Petter Solberg has entered the record books after becoming the first FIA World Champion in two different disciplines. He scored enough points in Italy this weekend to secure the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Meanwhile, Timmy Hansen was awarded the World RX of Italy event victory. Supercar …

RADIO/PODCAST: Mingus and Pigot Featured During Packed Motorsports Madness Last Night

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Truck Star Mingus and Pro Mazda Champ Pigot Headline Star-Studded Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 Eastern

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Jerry Markland/Tom Turk photos — NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Rookie of the Year contender Mason Mingus and Pro Mazda Championship title-winner Spencer Pigot lead off an all-new edition of Motorsports Madness tonight at 7 P.M. Eastern on Speed77 Radio powered by Race Chaser Online. Co-hosts Jacob Seelman and Tom Baker …

WORLD RX: Solberg Squeaks Out Germany Win; 0.005 Seconds the Difference

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BUXTEHUDE, Germany – official release — McKlein/IMG photo — Norway’s Petter Solberg won Sunday’s Red Kiwi World RX of Germany FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy race in the sport’s closest finish in its 47-year history. In a nail-biting final race, Solberg held off Sweden RX winner Mattias Ekstrom by an unbelievable margin of just .005 seconds. Robin Larsson completed the podium …

GRC: Millen Takes Los Angeles Rallycross Finale

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SAN PEDRO, Calif. — official release — Rhys Millen became the second multiple winner in the Supercar class this year Sunday during the second day of the Red Bull Global Rallycross Los Angeles, held at the Port of Los Angeles. The only doubleheader of the series’ 2014 season, the race served as the seventh and eighth rounds of the championship …

GRC: Scott Speed Dominates in L.A. for Third Global Rallycross Win of Season

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SAN PEDRO, Calif. – staff report — Larry Chen photo — Scott Speed converted a nearly flawless set of qualifying rounds into his third victory of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross season in Saturday’s Red Bull GRC Los Angeles main event, held at the Port of Los Angeles. Speed, the series’ only multiple winner in the Supercar class this …