22 October CARX announces that the fourth round of the South American Rallycross Championship will take place on 13-15 November when the Argentine Rallycross Championship joins with the TopRace series which has announced its event and rallycross at the Autodromo Rio Cuarto at Cordoba.
25 October The final round of the shortened BTRDA Clubmans Championship takes place at Knockhill in Scotland where Dale Ford (Citroen Saxo) emerges as the overall champion. The series also publishes an eight-event calendar for 2021: 28 March, Blyton Park; TBC May, Lydden Hill; 27 June, Blyton Park; 7-8 August, Pembrey; TBC September, Lydden Hill; 24 October, Knockhill. Watch the 2020 final here.
25 October Zbigniew Staniszewski adds the Polish Rallycross Championship to his CEZ title with a solid performance in the fourth and final round of his home series at Slomczyn. Battling through the final round with Kuba Przygonski (Peugeot 208), Staniszewski (Fiesta) was top qualifier, won semi-final one and then placed second to Przygonski in the final top secure the title. The two drivers were equal on points, but Staniszewski won on the tie-break. Third place was taken by Czech Champion Ales Fucik (VW Polo) who was disqualified from Q2 for a crash that ended the event for Maciej Manejkowski (Mitusbishi Lancer E10). Roman Castoral (Opel Astra) took the event win the final round and with that won the overall Supernational Championship. The BMW only RWD Cup crowned Mariusz Szczepanski (318is) as champion and Konrad Wrobel won the Fisat Sceicento Cup title.
26 October The fourth round of the iRacing Rallycross World Championship is won by Yohann Harth. 2018 title winner Mitchell deJong placed second with real world racer Rasmus Tuominen taking his first podium in third place. Frenchman Harth is the fourth winner in as many events and now holds second in the championshop to teammate Jon Robertson.
27 October The Swedish ASN, the SBF, announces outline details for the 2021 Swedish rallycross season. In 2021 SM Rallycross will be based around three double-header weekends and join RallyX Nordic for a ’superfinal’ event similar to that run at Arvika this year. The SBF also announced that Supercar Lites will become an SM class. “The final weekend this year was really a success and we want to repeat that next season. We are in very special times right now, but we plan to run competitions in northern and central Sweden, but exactly where and when we do not yet know,” said Magnus Krokstrom, of the SBF’s Rallycross Committee.
28 October Jere Kalliokoski posts a picture of a Mercedes Supercar. No details are available at this stage. The 2016 Finnish Champion, Kalliokoski (23) raced in World RX at his home event in Kouvola this year with his STARD-built Ford Fiesta.« Previous Post Next Post »