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If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to conquer Copse, master Maggots or get feisty at Farm – then this is your chance.

The SpeedMachine festival, in partnership with RacingLine, is offering fans the high-speed lap of a lifetime on the Silverstone circuit.

The RacingLine Track Experience is a passenger ride like no other. The team of RacingLine professional race drivers will take guests around the iconic British track on the weekend of May 25-26 in a fleet of the latest Golf GTI and R models.

Passenger rides are included in the ticket price for admission for the SpeedMachine festival on a first come, first served basis for everyone aged over 18. All you need to do is visit RacingLine in the pit garages at Silverstone to sign up. Read More »

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The list of permanent competitors for the 2019 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy released today, suggests intense competition across the 10 rounds for series honours.

The quality, depth and multicultural mix of the competitors underlines the strength of World RX now in its fifth year. Read More »

Hansen Motorsport has today confirmed its entry in the 2019 FIA World Rallycross Championship, presented by Monster Energy as Team HANSEN MJP. Read More »

The Lithuanian team ESmotorsport-Labas GAS today announced 19-year-old Rokas Baciuska as their driver for the 2019 FIA World Rallycross Championship, presented by Monster Energy.

Baciuska, the current European Rallycross Champion in Super1600 class, will campaign a Skoda Fabia in the 10 rounds of the new season starting in Abu Dhabi on April 5-6. Read More »

GC KOMPETITION (GCK), founded by French athlete Guerlain Chicherit, will compete in the 2019 FIA World Rallycross Championship with two permanent teams.

GCK entered their debut season in 2018 before expanding the team to three cars at the US and German events. GCK will now grow the operation to include four permanent drivers in 2019. Read More »

EKS Sport have today announced that Hungarian Krisztian Szabo will compete as a permanent driver in the 2019 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.

Former World Champions EKS Sport finished second in the 2018 Teams’ World Championship standings and will continue with their signature Audi S1 EKS RX Quattro. Read More »

Yas Marina Circuit today revealed the stunning track layout for the opening round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy on April 5-6. Read More »

EDOX, the Swiss watch brand, has entered in to a long-term agreement to become the Official Timing Partner of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, presented by Monster Energy.

The partnership with the FIA World Rallycross Championship extends EDOX’s long history of involvement with motorsport.

As Official Timing Partner, EDOX will have significant trackside branding and put its name to the fastest lap at each round of the championship. Additionally there are plans for a FIA World Rallycross-themed timepiece collection. Read More »

The Finnish-based team of double WRC champion Marcus Grönholm will continue its World Rallycross Championship venture in 2019. The team will retain its two permanent drivers – Niclas Grönholm and Timur Timerzyanov – who will be accompanied by development driver Reinis Nitišs for several outings. The trio will chase trophies with a 2019 version of the team’s Hyundai i20 Supercars.

GRX TANECO successfully debuted it’s Hyundai i20 Supercar last season and after 12 rounds claimed fourth in the World RX Teams’ standings, with Niclas Grönholm finishing seventh and Timerzyanov 10th in the Drivers’ championship.

“We knew that our first season with a new car would be tough, but we exceeded our expectations in 2018 and throughout the winter break we have been working hard to improve our i20 Supercars and take the next step in 2019,” said GRX TANECO Team Principal Marcus Grönholm. Read More »

Multi-platinum selling artist Sean Paul will perform live at the Dayinsure World RX of Great Britain, the UK leg of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, presented by Monster Energy.

The British event, round four of the World RX championship, is the centrepiece of the SpeedMachine Festival at Silverstone from May 25-26. The multi-faceted SpeedMachine brings together an array of motorsport activity, street food and entertainment.

SpeedMachine returns to Silverstone following its successful debut on the FIA World Rallycross Championship calendar last year. Read More »