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BTCC legend Matt Neal tests electric rallycross Supercar

Three-time British Touring Car champion Matt Neal is weighing up a foray into rallycross this year, following a test in an electric Supercar at Lydden Hill on Wednesday.

World Rallycross releases revised 2021 calendar

The World Rallycross Championship, now under the leadership of WRC Promoter, has announced a revised European-based 2021 calendar.

EKS launches Audi A1 Quattro Rally2 car

An Audi A1 Quattro Rally2 car has been launched by World Rallycross Championship winner EKS JC.

British Rallycross set to introduce electric cars to top class

The British Rallycross Championship is set to become the first series in the UK to adopt electric cars into its highest level this year.

Christoffersson and Ekstrom teams join forces in WRX

Reigning World Rallycross teams' champion JC Raceteknik has joined forces with Mattias Ekstrom's EKS concern to create the EKS JC team, committing to returning to the series this year

WRC to take over promotion of World RX from 2021

The World Rally Championship Promoter Group has signed a deal to promote the FIA World Rallycross Championship from this year, in an agreement with the FIA

Rallycross and DTM title winner Ekstrom to contest WRC Arctic Rally Finland

Former World Rallycross champion and double DTM title-winner Mattias Ekstrom will return to the World Rally Championship for the Arctic Rally Finland later this month, driving a Skoda Fabia R5

WRX Finland return in 2021 as part of 10-round calendar

A 10-round calendar for the 2021 World Rallycross Championship has been revealed following an FIA World Motor Sport Council meeting, and includes a return to the Kouvola circuit in Finland

Driving the electric beast behind XE's off-road crusade Plus

Driving the electric beast behind XE's off-road crusade

In October, Autosport headed to the South of France to sample the ODYSSEY 21 - the titanic 550bhp machine underpinning Alejandro Agag's latest electric venture. But, for such a big beast, it's a nimble machine that should provide spectacular entertainment

Ekstrom to make Dakar debut with Yamaha prototype

Two-time DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom will make his debut on the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia in January, driving a new Yamaha SxS machine prepared by the experienced X-Raid team

Kristoffersson crowned World Rallycross champion with final round cancelled

The final round of the 2020 World Rallycross Championship due to take place at the Nurburgring next month is set to be cancelled, crowning Johan Kristoffersson as champion

Belgian WRX round cancelled due to COVID-19

The penultimate round of the World Rallycross Championship set to be held at Spa-Francorchamps later this month has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic

WRC legend Gronholm to contest WRX-supporting Projekt E race at Spa

Double World Rally Champion Marcus Gronholm will make his second rallycross appearance of 2020 next month in an electric Ford Fiesta, contesting World Rallycross's Projekt E support class at Spa

World Rallycross Barcelona: Kristoffersson survives Bakkerud clash to win

World Rallycross points leader Johan Kristoffersson battled back from a day stuck in traffic to win his fourth round of the campaign in an action packed Spanish final

Barcelona World RX: Hansen survives Kristoffersson contact to win

Reigning World Rallycross Champion Timmy Hansen claimed his first victory in over a year by beating points leader Johan Kristoffersson in the first instalment of the series' Barcelona double-header

Tender process launched for new World Rallycross promoter

The FIA has committed to securing the World Rallycross Championship's future and has launched a tender process to find a new promoter for the series

World Rallycross promoter IMG to end tenure as commercial rights holder

World Rallycross Championship promotor IMG will end its tenure as the commercial rights holder of the series at the end of this year, Autosport has learned

Riga World Rallycross: Ekstrom beats Kristofferson to second Latvia WRX win

In a battle between two multi-discipline experts, Mattias Ekstrom came out on top to win the second instalment of the World Rallycross' Latvian double-header, his second win of the campaign

Riga World Rallycross: Kristoffersson flawless for victory in Latvian opener

World Rallycross championship leader Johan Kristoffersson played a perfect tyre strategy in the first instalment of the series' Latvian double-header to cruise to his third win of the campaign

Ekstrom to continue with KYB Team JC in Riga WRX round

Former World Rallycross champion Mattias Ekstrom will continue his campaign in the 2020 series with the KYB Team JC squad this weekend, at the Latvian double-header in Riga

WRX to run alongside WRC at Spa as Belgium round moved to November

The date of the World Rallycross Championship's Belgian round has been moved for a second time, and is now planned to take place on the same weekend as Rally Ypres

Kouvola World Rallycross: Gronholm withstands huge pressure for home win

Finnish driver Niclas Gronholm withstood enormous pressure in wet conditions to win his home round of the World Rallycross Championship at Kouvola, becoming the third different winner this season

Kouvola World Rallycross: Kristoffersson in control as he takes second 2020 win

World Rallycross returnee Johan Kristoffersson netted his second series victory in a week, winning the third round at Kouvola in Finland ahead of local star Juha Rytkonen

Mattias Ekstrom remains with KYB Team JC for World RX Finland

One-time World Rallycross Champion Mattias Ekstrom will remain with KYB Team JC for the second double-header of the series in Finland this weekend after his winning return in Sweden

WRX Sweden: Ekstrom turns the tables on Kristoffersson for Holjes victory

Returning World Rallycross champion Mattias Ekstrom beat round one winner Johan Kristoffersson in an enthralling fight to claim victory on the second day at Holjes

WRX Sweden: Kristoffersson makes winning return in World Rallycross opener

Double World Rallycross champion Johan Kristoffersson made a winning return to the series after a year away, claiming the spoils in the opener at his home circuit

Mattias Ekstrom to make World RX comeback for 2020 opener at Holjes

One-time World Rallycross Champion and double DTM title-winner Mattias Ekstrom will make a shock return to World RX for the 2020 season-opener in Sweden this weekend

Sir Chris Hoy, TT legend John McGuinness set for one-off British Rallycross entries

Sir Chris Hoy and Isle of Man TT motorcycle legend John McGuinness will compete in one-off rounds of the British Rallycross Championship 5 Nations Trophy this year

WRC winner Ostberg to make RX debut in electric Citroen

Citroen works rally driver Mads Ostberg will make his rallycross debut in the Holjes World Rallycross Championship season opener on 22-23 August, racing in the new electric Projekt E category

Block joins WRX-supporting Projekt E category in electric Fiesta

Ken Block will return to the World Rallycross Championship roster for the 2020 season's opening round at Holjes, racing an electric Ford Fiesta in the new Projekt E support category

Hansen claims World RX Esports title as Van Gisbergen wins South African event

Reigning World Rallycross champion Timmy Hansen secured the inaugural World RX Esports title at the Killarney International Circuit in South Africa, as Shane van Gisbergen claimed his second series victory

Preview: Round 4 of the World RX Esports at Cape Town

Reigning World Rallycross champion Timmy Hansen will bid to claim the series' first Esports title this weekend, at the venue where he claimed his maiden real-world crown last season

Preview: Round 3 of the World RX Esports at Holjes

Arguably the most revered circuit on the World Rallycross Championship's roster, Holjes in Sweden, will host round three of World RX's Esports series this weekend

WRC driver Neuville to make international rallycross debut in RallyX Nordic series

Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Thierry Neuville will make his international rallycross debut at the opening rounds of the RallyX Nordic series as team-mate to World Rallycross champion Timmy Hansen

World Rallycross confirms trio of 2020 double-headers

The World Rallycross Championship will feature a trio of double-header events to get its revised 2020 season underway, while the new Finnish round has been officially launched

FIA rule change would allow Subaru World RX entry in 2021

Subaru would be eligible to enter to the World Rallycross Championship next season following changes to the series' engine regulations

Oliver Solberg to make rallycross return in RallyX Nordic at Holjes

Rising World Rally Championship star Oliver Solberg will return to his roots by racing in the opening rounds of RallyX Nordic at Holjes in Sweden next week

Watch Live: Van Gisbergen headlines World RX Esports Hell

Watch live as one-time Supercars champion Shane Van Gisbergen leads the World Rallycross Championship's Esports series order into the second round at the Hell circuit in Norway from 1:30pm BST on Sunday

World Rallycross 2020 revised calendar approved as Finland venue returns

The World Rallycross Championship's revised 2020 calendar includes a new round at Kouvola in Finland after being approved by the FIA World Motor Sport Council on Friday

WRC legend Gronholm to compete in RallyX Nordic opener

World rally legend Marcus Gronholm will race a latest-specification Hyundai i20 Supercar in a 'legends' class at the RallyX Nordic season-opener in Sweden next month

Discussions ongoing over staging a WRC round in Latvia in 2020

Organisers of Latvia's World Rallycross Championship round, RA Events, are in talks with the World Rally Championship about hosting a round of the WRC this year

Electric World Rallycross kit could make competition debut in 2021

The electric kit designed for the World Rallycross Championship's top-flight electric switch, which has been postponed until 2022, could make its competition debut in rallying next year

Live: Watch Ferrari ace Leclerc's virtual WRX debut at Yas Marina

Watch live as Ferrari Formula 1 star Charles Leclerc makes his virtual rallycross debut in the premiere of the World Rallycross Championship's Esports Invitational Series at the Yas Marina Circuit

Esports News: WRX champion headlines Esports opener entry list

World Rallycross champion Timmy Hansen will enter the first round in a new Esports Invitational Series for the discipline this weekend

World Rallycross News: Lydden Hill targets World RX return with venue upgrades

British circuit Lydden Hill has eyes on a return to the World Rallycross championship calendar in the future, once a number of improvements to the venue have been implemented

World Rallycross News: French round cancelled for 2020

The French round of the World Rallycross Championship at Loheac has been cancelled for 2020, the event has announced

World Rallycross News: WRX launches revised 2020 calendar set for August start

The World Rallycross Championship is planning to get its 2020 season underway in late August, the series has revealed as part of a revised nine-round calendar

WRX delays electric car introduction due to coronavirus

The introduction of electric cars into the World Rallycross Championship has been deferred until 2022 by the FIA amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic

Real and virtual racers set for battle in World RX Esports opener

Rallycross champions from the real and virtual worlds will go head-to-head this Sunday in the first round of the World RX Esports Invitational series, in partnership with Motorsport Games

Going for a spin in an NGTC weapon Plus

Going for a spin in an NGTC weapon

When Autosport was offered a test in the car that almost won the British Touring Car Championship just before Christmas, it didn't take long to say yes. Hal Ridge got the assignment to try Team Dynamics' Honda Civic Type R FK8 out for size and was impressed with what he found

First two rounds of 2020 WRX season put on hold by coronavirus

The opening round of the World Rallycross Championship at the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit and the following Portugal round have been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak

WRC2 champion Pontus Tidemand gets full season in EuroRX

One-time WRC2 champion Pontus Tidemand, a class-winner at last weekend's Rally Mexico, will compliment his rally programme for Tokport WRT with a European Rallycross Championship campaign this year

Blancpain champion Ide returns to racing in EuroRX after coma recovery

One-time Blancpain GT Sprint champion Enzo Ide will return to racing this year in the European Rallycross Championship after recovering from a coma

Double champion Kristoffersson in WRX return with private-run works VW

Double World Rallycross champion Johan Kristoffersson will return to the series this year with a works-built Volkswagen Polo Supercar, run as a private effort by Kristoffersson Motorsport

WRX champion Hansen sticks with family-run team for 2020

Reigning World Rallycross champion Timmy Hansen and younger brother Kevin will remain with the family-run Hansen team this year in a bid to defend their titles

WRX's Nurburgring layout has been revealed ahead of August round

The Nurburgring's new rallycross layout has been revealed ahead of its inclusion to the World Rallycross Championship in August this year

Double champion Kristoffersson closing on World RX return for 2020

Two-time World Rallycross champion Johan Kristoffersson is closing on a deal to return to the series this year

Ex-Hyundai WRC driver Abbring gets GCK European Rallycross seat

Former Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Kevin Abbring will race a Renault Clio Supercar in the European Rallycross Championship this season as part of the GC Kompetition World Rallycross team

Double WRX champion Kristoffersson working on rallycross return

Double World Rallycross champion Johan Kristoffersson is working on a return to the discipline this year following the end of Volkswagen's factory WTCR involvement

Behind the wheel of rallycross's electric future Plus

Behind the wheel of rallycross's electric future

Autosport was let loose in the all-electric STARD-built Projekt E racer in Austria and the findings were highly impressive