Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Tanner Foust stars in ‘Quantum Drift’

Two-time Red Bull Global Rallycross champion Tanner Foust is the star of a new online video made in collaboration with long-time sponsor Rockstar Energy Drink.

Monday, 19 December 2016

2016 in pictures

As 2016 draws to a close, here's a look back at some of the events I've attended throughout the year.

Dominik Wilde Motorsport Awards 2016

Another year, another chance for me to hand out meaningless and light-hearted awards. Let's crack on...

Friday, 9 December 2016

2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross Season Review

The 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross season will be remembered for the titanic title battle between the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross duo of Scott Speed and Tanner Foust.

Friday, 11 November 2016

Monday, 7 November 2016

Scott Speed added to ROC lineup

Two-time Red Bull Global Rallycross champion Scott Speed will make his Race of Champions début early next year.

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Volkswagen eyeing Red Bull GRC expansion

Volkswagen could be about to increase their involvement in Red Bull Global Rallycross, despite announcing that they would be withdrawing from the FIA World Rally Championship when the current season concludes later this month.

Friday, 28 October 2016

Red Bull GRC announce world's first all-electric rallycross series

Red Bull Global Rallycross has announced a ground-breaking plan to run an all-electric series from 2018.

Sunday, 16 October 2016

"I’d definitely take an opportunity in GRC" - Conor Daly pleased after maiden GRC outing

Verizon IndyCar Series driver Conor Daly got his first taste of a rallycross car earlier this week when he tested Olsbergs’ Honda Civic Red Bull Global Rallycross car in Los Angeles.

Conor Daly interview: IndyCar racer talks about first GRC test

Following the conclusion of the 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross season in Los Angeles, Olsbergs Honda stayed behind to complete a test and media day.

Sunday, 9 October 2016

Brian Deegan wins as Scott Speed takes title

Brian Deegan has broken a winless streak stretching back five years by winning the final race of the 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross season in a race that saw Scott Speed beat team mate Tanner Foust to the championship.

Chris Atkinson on pole for season finale

Chris Atkinson has taken a shock pole position for the final round of 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross season.

Speed closes points gap after LA I win

Scott Speed took his third win from five starts in Los Angeles to head into the final round of the Red Bull Global Rallycross season just six points behind team mate and championship leader Tanner Foust.

Saturday, 8 October 2016

Scott Speed on pole for first day of championship showdown

Scott Speed has claimed pole position for the first half of the championship deciding Red Bull Global Rallycross event in Los Angeles.

Red Bull GRC to crown champion

Red Bull Global Rallycross is gearing up for its season finale in Los Angeles this weekend.

Lites stars set for Supercar débuts

Two Red Bull Gobal Rallycross Lites stars will make the step up to the Supercars category for the first time this weekend.

Friday, 30 September 2016

VARX turns pink for season finale

Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross drivers Tanner Foust and Scott Speed will race in their Red Bull Global Rallycross championship showdown in Los Angeles sporting new liveries on their Beetles.

Subaru announce LA driver lineup

Subaru Rally Team USA have announced a three-car driver lineup for the final rounds of the Red Bull Global Rallycross season in Los Angeles.

Sunday, 18 September 2016

Volkswagen clinch manufacturer's championship

Volkswagen have wrapped up the Red Bull Global Rallycross Manufacturer's Championship with two rounds to spare after Tanner Foust won at Evergreen Speedway.

Foust heads into finale with points lead after win

Tanner Foust will head into the Red Bull Global Rallycross season finale double header in Los Angeles next month with the championship lead after taking a dominant win at Evergreen Speedway near Seattle.

Saturday, 17 September 2016

Evel Knievel's canyon jump completed after 42 years

Stuntman Eddie Braun has completed a jump over Snake River Canyon in Idaho 42 years after Evel Knievel failed attempting the same stunt.

Tanner Foust and Steve Arpin take heat wins in Seattle

Tanner Foust and Steve Arpin won the opening heat races of Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle.

Brian Deegan takes pole position in Seattle

Brian Deegan has taken pole position for Red Bull Global Rallycross' return to Seattle.

Thursday, 15 September 2016

Scott Speed gets new sponsor for Seattle

Scott Speed will have a new sponsor for this weekend’s Red Bull Global Rallycross round at Evergreen Speedway.

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Subaru reveal motive behind driver change

Subaru Rally Team USA have revealed the reason behind their decision to enter Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle with a new driver lineup.

DirtFish adds second car for Seattle

James Rimmer will make his Red Bull Global Rallycross début this weekend driving a second entry for DirtFish Motorsports in GRC Lites.

Tanner Foust looking forward to Red Bull GRC Seattle

Tanner Foust is looking forward to returning to the Pacific North West this weekend for Red Bull Global Rallycross‘s visit to Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, Washington.

Monday, 12 September 2016

Scott Anderson makes GRC Lites move with CORE autosport

Scott Anderson will make his Red Bull Global Rallycross début at Evergreen Speedway this weekend, racing in GRC Lites for CORE autosport.

Subaru announce driver lineup change for Seattle

Subaru Rally Team USA have announced a change to their driver lineup for Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle this weekend.

"Mad" Mike Whiddett to make GT racing début

Drifting superstar "Mad" Mike Whiddett will make his GT racing début next month, driving a McLaren in the Australian GT championship.

Friday, 2 September 2016

“I think it’s a step in the right direction” – Sverre Isachsen

Sverre Isachsen believes Subaru have made a step in the right direction after a strong showing in Atlantic City.

Tanner Foust still optimistic of championship victory despite losing lead

Tanner Foust believes he can still win the championship despite losing the championship lead to team mate Scott Speed in Atlantic City.

Still work to do despite hat-trick – Scott Speed

Scott Speed feels that his three race winning streak has come at the toughest rounds of the season so far, but thinks that the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team still has “a way to go”.

Monday, 29 August 2016

Sunday, 28 August 2016

Volkswagen take semi final wins in Atlantic City

Volkswagen Andretti duo Scott Speed and Tanner Foust took the semi final wins for Red Bull Global Rallycross Atlantic City as Chip Ganassi Racing also faired well.

Brian Deegan looking to fight for victory in AC

Brian Deegan is relishing the challenge of racing at Bader Field this weekend.

Chris Atkinson happy with initial Red Bull GRC performance

Chris Atkinson’s début Red Bull Global Rallycross weekend has so far been nothing short of remarkable.

Scott Speed beats Brian Deegan to Atlantic City pole

Scott Speed has claimed pole position for Red Bull Global Rallycross‘ inaugural event in Atlantic City.

Saturday, 27 August 2016

Brian Deegan moves to the fore in second practice

Brian Deegan topped second practice in Atlantic City, finishing ahead of Scott Speed who maintained second position,a quarter of a second back.

Patrik Sandell tops opening practice in Atlantic City

Patrik Sandell topped the opening practice session for Red Bull Global Rallycross Atlantic City, beating reigning champion Scott Speed by over six tenths of a second.

Championship leader Foust looking forward to Atlantic City weekend

Tanner Foust is hoping to extend his championship lead as Red Bull Global Rallycross heads to Atlantic City for the first time.

Friday, 26 August 2016

Kevin Eriksson to drive third Honda in Atlantic City

Kevin Eriksson will make his Red Bull GRC Supercars début this weekend at Atlantic City, driving a third Honda Civic for Olsbergs.

Chris Atkinson to make Red Bull GRC début in Atlantic City

Former World Rally Championship driver Chris Atkinson will make his Red Bull Global Rallycross début in Atlantic City this weekend with Subaru.

Saturday, 30 July 2016

Scott Speed sweeps up in DC

Scott Speed took his second Red Bull Global Rallycross win of the season in Washington DC, leading the final from lights to flag.

Dominant first day in DC for VARX

Scott Speed took pole position for Red Bull Global Rallycross Washington DC, setting a time of 45.543 seconds around the 0.899 mile track at the RFK Stadium.

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Red Bull GRC unveils fantasy game

Red Bull Global Rallycross have unveiled a brand new fantasy game, backed by series tyre supplier
BFGoodrich.

Monday, 25 July 2016

Red Bull GRC cancels abandoned New River round

Red Bull Global Rallycross has announced that the second MCAS New River event will not be completed.

Thursday, 21 July 2016

Nelson Piquet Jr. to make shock GRC return in Washington DC

Nelson Piquet Jr. will make a surprise return to Red Bull Global Rallycross on July 30 when he will get back behind the wheel of SH Rallycross/DRR‘s #07 Olsbergs-built Ford Fiesta.

Monday, 4 July 2016

New River II Final cancelled due to weather

Red Bull Global Rallycross has taken the decision to cancel the MCAS New River II Supercar and Lites finals after inclement weather posed safety fears.

Sunday, 3 July 2016

Foust, Honda shine in New River II semi finals

Tanner Foust took his 17th heat or semi final victory of the season by winning Semi Final B of the second part of the MCAS New River Red Bull Global Rallycross double header.

Foust beats Arpin to pole for second New River event

  Tanner Foust was the fastest qualifier for the second Red Bull Global Rallycross event at MCAS New River, eking out Steve Arpin by just over a tenth of a second.