Volkswagen Is Serious About Rallycross This Year

I guess all of you are aware of Volkswagens current domination of the WRC. A high budget and good drivers has secured titles in two out of the two years they've been in the WRC. However, in rallycross things are slightly different. Though VW's have won rounds both in WorldRX and GRC, titles are still to come. This… » 3/16/15 3:57pm 3/16/15 3:57pm

RallyX On Ice - Round 2 Preview

Rallycross is huge in Sweden. Both the worlds largest team and the most successful driver comes from this Scandinavian country, that also hosts one of the largest events in the WorldRX calendar at Höljes, Värmland. They're so mad about rallycross that they've launched a winter series, to shorten the wait until spring! » 2/09/15 12:47pm 2/09/15 12:47pm

Watch a Hood Open During This 90's Rallycross Final

While rallycross is the fastest growing motorsport today, it was pretty big in the 80's and 90's as well. Legends like Kenneth Hansen, Martin Schanche, Matti Alamäki, Jean-Luc Pailler, Olle Arnesson, Per Eklund and several others developed the sport into the Group-B-inspired, 600hp AWD madness we still see today.… » 12/23/14 4:43pm 12/23/14 4:43pm

I think I brought a nuke to a knife fight

I know I'm new to rallycross and all but I have a feeling I may be a bit over-equipped. Of course now the pressure is on me to perform better than such exotic metal as old golfs and proteges.....I have a feeling my FiST, slayer of BMW 3-series and 911 turbos on pavement might suffer at the hands of the rustbuckets on… » 11/30/14 9:25pm 11/30/14 9:25pm

This Awesome Baby Can Prove He's A Better Driver Than You

Have you ever played a game online and been beaten badly by what sounded like a pre-pubescent little brat? Now imagine that scenario, replacing the pre-teen with one hell of a focused baby, and instead of pressing buttons, he's driving a car at ludicrous speeds. I can't wait to see what this kid does with a go-kart. » 11/12/14 10:10am 11/12/14 10:10am

Epic Ojibwe Rally + Daytona Rallycross

Time for a new episode of Launch Control! This episode takes the Subaru Rally Team USA to the Detroit Lakes region of Minnesota, where Travis Pastrana attempts to out-do 2014 Champion David Higgins. Meanwhile, the Rallycross team faces the Florida heat of Daytona. Can they pull off a podium against all odds? Watch the… » 10/15/14 10:12am 10/15/14 10:12am

Oversteer All The Things: Rallycrossing A Super Beetle

You can tell it's going to be a cold winter here in Nebraska. The wind is thick with it, sweeping across the cornfields. It all matches pace with the dotted white clouds, running way out to the horizon line. And I'm sitting in a stripped and caged Super Beetle, two carburetors about to roar away behind me. » 10/04/14 10:55pm 10/04/14 10:55pm