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World Rallycross Championship season review DVD

Take some of the world's best drivers, put them in 600hp cars on mixed surfaces across short heats and you have a recipe for action-packed battles, panel-bashing scraps and unexpected twists and turns

World Rallycross Championship season review DVD

Reigning World Champion Mattias Ekstrom opened his title defence in imperious fashion, streaking to three successive wins to build a points buffer aboard his Audi S1 - but young pretender and compatriot Johan Kristoffersson hit back.

Having finished runner-up to Ekstrom the previous year, Kristoffersson went one better in 2017 to slip and slide his way to seven wins, delivering the title for his Volkswagen Motorsport squad, proving to be the master of World Rallycross.

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But there was so much more to 2017 than a battle between Ekstrom and Kristoffersson, with the head-to-head quick-fire heats setting up a format where no-one can afford to take it easy, leading to breathless action from lights out to the chequered flag.

Major manufacturers including Volkswagen, Audi, Ford and Peugeot battled it out for honours, represented by the likes of Ekstrom, Kristoffersson, past champion Petter Solberg, World Rally legend Sebastien Loeb and gymkhana sensation Ken Block, arriving from different disciplines to show their worth on the mixed-surface arena.

The 2017 FIA World Rally Cross Championship DVD provides all of the action across the 12-round season, with extensive highlights of each heat and pivotal moment, charting the development of the championship from Barcelona to Cape Town, via iconic venues such as Hockenheim, Lydden Hill and Trois-Rivieres.

Accompanied by interviews with the leading protagonists, gripping in-car shots and close-up trackside cameras, not a moment of action goes to waste.

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