First race, first win: World champion Johan Kristoffersson (S) took victory at the opening round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship (WRX) in Barcelona. He and team-mate Petter Solberg (N) also gave PSRX Volkswagen Sweden an early lead in the team championship.
On contesting his first event for EKS Audi Sport in the FIA World Rallycross Championship, Andreas Bakkerud instantly achieved a podium result. In the turbulent season opener at Barcelona (Spain), the Norwegian took third place. His teammate, Mattias Ekström, was classified in sixth position following a sporting penalty. Continue reading