The Frenchman Davy Jeanney has become this weekend in the first Frenchman to get a win in a round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship. Jeanney has won in the fifth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in Estering, after dominating the German round at the wheel of his Peugeot 208 RX Supercar. Reigning the World Championship, Petter Solberg, second in Germany, continues to lead the overall standings with 25 points of advantage ahead of the Swede Johan Kristoffersson.
“The victory of the weekend makes me feel great. It was a perfect weekend and it’s great for the team to have Timmy also on the podium”, valued the winner about the great championship for Peugeot, with two of its riders on the podium in Germany, he and Timmy Hansen.
The FIA World Rallycross Championship will rest this weekend and will return from 3rd to 5th July with the conclusion of the six round on the iconic circuit of Höljes, Sweden.
Just four events missing!
The FIA World Rallycross Championship will arrive in Barcelona on 19th and 20th September.
The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will host a first Rallycross round to be held on 19th and 20th September 2015. With the celebration of the BarcelonaRX, organized by IMG with Seven&Mila Events, the city confirms its international projection through sports with this race that has the support of Barcelona City Council, the RACC and the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.