There is little more than a month left for the WorldRX of Catalonia (April 14 and 15). The pilots finalize the preparations to arrive in full conditions to the first test of the World Rallycross Championship
The Peugeot Total team goes with everything for the WORLDRX
PEUGEOT TOTAL has presented the versions of the PEUGEOT 208 WRX. The new livery is ready to compete in the World Rallycross Championship.
The French team, which this year enters as the official team of WorldRX, has announced that it will continue with its three riders. The 9 times World Rally Champion, Sebastien Loeb. The experienced rallycross driver, Timmy Hansen and his 19-year-old brother, Kevin Hansen. The young Swedish riders (21 and 19 years old) will be able to share a team one more year with one of the best Rally drivers
The PEUGEOT 208 WRX will be updated throughout the season. Thus, they will be able to compete for the Drivers and Team World Championship. Loeb and Timmy will drive the new Peugeot. For his part, Kevin, will drive an updated version of the car of 2017.
Some of the improvements that will show the Peugeot 208 WRX will be the new rear spoiler, the new bumper, the front suspension, shock absorbers and larger wheels, as well as a faster gear change and a new anti-roll box.
This will be the cars of the Peugeot team for the WorldRX de Catalunya.
The RallyX on Ice ends with the presence of pilots who will be in the WorldRX
The last round of the RallyX on Ice season was held in Gol, Norway.
The winner in the car category was Oliver Eriksson. The pilot of the Red Bull GRC team competed against his brother (Kevin Eriksson) for taking the title. With the RallyX on Ice season over, it’s time to concentrate on the World RX.
Another rider who will also be in the World Rally Championship, Kevin Hansen, was proclaimed champion in the Speedcar Extreme category.
The VOLKSWAGEN PSRX team tests the new Polo in Mettet, Belgium
The new Polo Volskwagen Supercar has made its first test in the circuit of Mettet, Belgium.
Johan Kristofferson and Peter Solberg have driven Polo 2018 in their first test of the season to prepare for the World Cup. “This is the first time we have tested the Polo 2018,” said two-time RX world champion Peter Solberg.
“It’s been fun to be back again. We are ready to continue, test and prepare for the World Championship. ” Solberg said after contesting the Mettet test.
Philip Gehrman and Anders Braten will run with the beetles in the EuroRX
The Swedish Philip Gehrman and the Norwegian Anders Braten will compete this season in the World Supercars Championship in the hands of Eklund Motorsport Volskwagen Beetle Supercar.
The two riders have been favorites in previous editions of the Euro RX TouringCar. Gehrman debuted at EuroRX last season in the city of Holies, Sweden. For his part, Braten debuted in this modality in Franciacorta, Italy, in 2015.
It will be the first time that both drivers have played a whole World Championship. The first test of the season, the WorldRx of Catalunya, awaits you.
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