|PHOTO CREDIT: FIA World Rallycross Media.
The entry list for the final round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at the Gumtree World RX of South Africa (November 24 – 25) has been revealed by the FIA, where 18 Supercars will battle it out in the 12th and final race of the season at the Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town.
Four drivers will start the event with a chance of finishing second in the championship behind the 2018 World RX Drivers’ Champion Johan Kristoffersson, and they are EKS Audi Sport’s Mattias Ekstrom and Andreas Bakkerud, PSRX Volkswagen Sweden’s Petter Solberg and Team Peugeot Total’s Sebastien Loeb.
Two-time FIA European Rallycross Champion Anton Marklund will again join Guerlain Chicherit in the GC Kompetition team to drive a Renault Megane RS RX. In addition to the 15 permanent drivers, competing for six two-car teams and three individual entries, regular World RX and Americas Rallycross driver Oliver Bennett will race his Mini Cooper in Cape Town with the target of qualifying for the semi-finals in World RX for the first time. All-Inkl.com Muennich Motorsport has entered a pair of Seat Ibiza Supercars for Germany’s Timo Scheider, the 2017 World RX of Barcelona runner up starting his fourth World RX event of the season and Rene Muennich, who finished seventh in Euro RX this season with a best finish of fourth in Latvia.
The British bomb Liam Doran will be attending the Gumtree World Rallycross of South Africa in a supporting role at GCK Kompetition.
|ENTRY LIST SUPPLIED BY FIA World Rallycross Media