O’Donovan aims for World Rallycross semi-final

New name on the side of Albatec's second 208. ©RallycrossWorld.com/Hal Ridge

Former British Rallycross champion Ollie O’Donovan is gearing up to make his third FIA World Rallycross Championship start of the season in Argentina today. The Irish driver will fill the seat left vacant by Jacques Villeneuve, who won’t complete his maiden World RX season. O’Donovan was asked to drive for the Albatec team by owner…

Linnemann targets title challenge and World Rallycross Supercar outings

Linnemann tested Linnerud Clio in Norway. ©RallycrossWorld.com/Linnemann

A well established front-runner in the FIA European Rallycross Super1600 Championship, Ulrik Linnemann is targeting title success in 2015 in his self-built Peugeot 208, and also plans to make appearances in the World Championship in a Supercar too. Linnemann, who’s family squad have pushed bigger outfits Set Promotion and Volland Racing hard in recent years,…

Seven days in rallycross, November 20

Petter Solberg got the NBF's Gold Merit Medal for his birthday.  © RallycrossWorld.com/NBF

The full spectrum this week. Right at the top of rallycross, World champion Petter Solberg celebrated his 40th birthday with a party at home in Torsby last weekend, and the Norwegian ASN took the opportunity to present the birthday by with his its highest award; the gold Medal of Merit. “It’s incredible the results Petter…