2018 Americas Rallycross Championship

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2018 Americas Rallycross Championship
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Parent series:
FIA World Rallycross Championship

The 2018 Americas Rallycross Championship is the first season of the Americas Rallycross Championship, a feeder championship to the FIA World Rallycross Championship representing North America.This championship can be seen as the spiritual successor to the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship, which folded in early 2018. [1] The season consists of four rounds across two categories; Supercar and ARX2. The season commenced on 27 May with the special round at Silverstone in the UK, and culminated on 30 September in Austin at the Circuit of the Americas.

Calendar[edit]

Rnd. Event Dates Venue Class Winner Team Report
1 United Kingdom World RX of Great Britain 27 May Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone Supercar United States Tanner Foust United States Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Report
2 United States Dirtfish ARX of COTA 14 July Circuit of the Americas, Austin Supercar United States Scott Speed United States Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Report
ARX2 United States Conner Martell United States Dirtfish
3 Canada World RX of Canada 4-5 August Circuit Trois-Rivières, Trois-Rivières Supercar United States Scott Speed United States Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Report
ARX2 (Day 1) United States Conner Martell United States Dirtfish
ARX2 (Day 2) United States Conner Martell United States Dirtfish
4 United States World RX of the United States 30 September Circuit of the Americas, Austin Supercar United States Tanner Foust United States Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Report
ARX2 (Day 1) United States Alex Keyes United States Robbie Buhl
ARX2 (Day 2) United States Alex Keyes United States Robbie Buhl

Entries[edit]

Supercar[edit]

[2][3] [4]

Americas RX Teams
Constructor Entrant Car No. Drivers Rounds
BMW United Kingdom Xite Racing BMW MINI Cooper 42 United Kingdom Oliver Bennett 2-4
Citroën United Kingdom LD Motorsports Citroën DS3 33 United Kingdom Liam Doran 1, 4
Renault France GC Kompetition Renault Mégane R.S
Ford United States Hoonigan Racing Division Ford Focus RS RX 43 United States Ken Block 2-4
100 Canada Steve Arpin 2-4
Peugeot United Kingdom Albatec Racing Peugeot 208 26 United Kingdom Andy Scott 1
Renault France G-Fors Renault Clio R.S. 121 France Philippe Maloigne 1
SEAT Germany Münnich Motorsport SEAT Ibiza 44 Germany Timo Scheider 1
77 Germany René Münnich 1
Ford Ford Fiesta 3
Subaru United States Subaru Rally Team USA Subaru Impreza WRX STi 18 Sweden Patrik Sandell All
55 Australia Chris Atkinson All
75 Isle of Man David Higgins 1
199 United States Travis Pastrana 2
12 Canada Jacques Villeneuve 3
57 Finland Toomas Heikkinen 4
Volkswagen United States Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Volkswagen Beetle 34 United States Tanner Foust All
41 United States Scott Speed All

ARX2[edit]

[5] [6]

ARX2 Teams
Constructor Entrant Car No. Drivers Rounds
OMSE United States Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Olsbergs MSE RX2 2 United States Cabot Bigham 2, 3
3 United States Travis PeCoy All
24 United States Matt Carpoff All
44 United States Christian Brooks All
United States Robbie Buhl 4 United States Alex Keyes All
United States Dirtfish 21 United States Conner Martell All
25 United States James Rimmer All
35 Jamaica Fraser McConnell All
77 United States Scott Anderson All
United States Keatts Motorsport 53 United States Cole Keatts All

Results and standings[edit]

Championship points are scored as follows:

Position
Round 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th
Heats 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Semi-Finals 6 5 4 3 2 1
Final 8 5 4 3 2 1
  • A red background denotes drivers who did not advance from the round

Supercar[edit]

(key)

Pos. Driver GBR
United Kingdom
USA1
United States
CAN
Canada
USA2
United States
Points
1 United States Scott Speed 2 1 1 2 112
2 United States Tanner Foust 1 3 2 1 107
3 Sweden Patrik Sandell 4 5 4 5 75
4 United States Ken Block 2 3 6 68
5 Australia Chris Atkinson 8 6 5 7 66
6 Canada Steve Arpin 7 6 3 54
7 United Kingdom Oliver Bennett 8 9 9 32
8 United Kingdom Liam Doran 3 8 30
9 Germany René Münnich 7 7 29
10 Germany Timo Scheider 5 21
11 United States Travis Pastrana 4 17
12 Finland Toomas Heikkinen 4 17
13 Isle of Man David Higgins 6 16
14 Canada Jacques Villeneuve 8 12
15 United Kingdom Andy Scott 9 10
16 France Philippe Maloigne 10 9
Pos. Driver GBR
United Kingdom
USA1
United States
CAN
Canada
USA2
United States
Points

ARX2[edit]

(key)

Pos. Driver USA1
United States
CAN1
Canada
CAN2
Canada
USA2
United States
USA3
United States
Points
1 United States Conner Martell 1 1 1 2 6 131
2 United States Christian Brooks 2 2 2 5 3 114
3 United States Alex Keyes 5 8 3 1 1 110
4 Jamaica Fraser McConnell 4 9 6 4 2 96
5 United States Scott Anderson 6 7 5 3 7 86
6 United States Cole Keatts 3 6 8 7 5 82
7 United States Matt Carpoff 8 10 7 8 9 60
8 United States Travis PeCoy 9 3 9a 9 8 56
9 United States James Rimmer 7 5 4 54
10 United States Cabot Bigham 4 10a 6 4 51
Pos. Driver USA1
United States
CAN1
Canada
CAN2
Canada
USA2
United States
USA3
United States
Points

a Did not finish the event and so got no points.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wilde, Dominik. "Global Rallycross Championship closes down ahead of 2018 season". Autosport.com.
  2. ^ "ARX Americas Rallycross Results : Round 1 Silverstone" (PDF). Chronomoto.hu. Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  3. ^ "ARX Americas Rallycross Results : Round 2 Austin, Texas" (PDF). Chronomoto.hu. Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  4. ^ https://www.chronomoto.hu/images/stories/pdf/pdf/20180804_rx_gp3r/arx_provisional.pdf
  5. ^ "ARX Americas Rallycross Results : Round 1 Austin, Texas" (PDF). Chronomoto.hu. Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  6. ^ https://www.chronomoto.hu/images/stories/pdf/pdf/20180804_rx_gp3r/arx2d1_provisional.pdf

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