|PHOTO CREDIT: FIA World Rallycross Media.|
A strong 21 driver line-up will do battle around famous Eau Rouge section of the Formula 1 circuit at the Spa-Francorchamps.
The 2016 World RX Champion Mattias Ekstrom will return with his 2016 championship winning Audi S1 supercar, now owned by JC Raceteknik. The Swede will be partnered by Belgium’s Enzo Ide, who will make his World RX debut.
Finnish former GRC champion Joni Wiman will also return to the sport in the third Gronholm RX Hyundai i20 as a teammate to Niclas Gronholm and Timur Timerzyanov.
Belgium’s Gregoire Demoustier is also making a return for the Belgian round of the championship with Sebastien Loeb Racing team. While Team STARD’s second Ford Fiesta will be raced by Pal Try.
Team STARD could face a €10,000 fine in Belgium should they fail to enter to cars of the same make and model.