2018 World RX of Great Britain

2018 World RX of Great Britain
Round 4 of 12 in the
2018 FIA World Rallycross Championship
Date25–27 May 2018
LocationSilverstone, Northamptonshire
VenueSilverstone Circuit
Results
Heat Winners
Heat 1Norway Petter Solberg
PSRX Volkswagen Sweden
Heat 2Sweden Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot Total
Heat 3Sweden Johan Kristoffersson
PSRX Volkswagen Sweden
Heat 4Sweden Johan Kristoffersson
PSRX Volkswagen Sweden
Semi-Final Winners
Semi-Final 1Sweden Johan Kristoffersson
PSRX Volkswagen Sweden
Semi-Final 2France Sébastien Loeb
Team Peugeot Total
Final
FirstSweden Johan Kristoffersson
PSRX Volkswagen Sweden
SecondNorway Andreas Bakkerud
EKS Audi Sport
ThirdFrance Sébastien Loeb
Team Peugeot Total

The 2018 World RX of Great Britain was the fourth round of the fifth season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship.[1] The event was held at Silverstone Circuit in Silverstone, Northamptonshire.

Qualifying[]

Pos. No. Driver Team Car Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Pts
1 1 Sweden Johan Kristoffersson PSRX Volkswagen Sweden Volkswagen Polo R 4th 6th 1st 1st 16
2 9 France Sébastien Loeb Team Peugeot Total Peugeot 208 3rd 7th 2nd 2nd 15
3 11 Norway Petter Solberg PSRX Volkswagen Sweden Volkswagen Polo R 1st 3rd 4th 10th 14
4 5 Sweden Mattias Ekström EKS Audi Sport Audi S1 2nd 2nd 5th 8th 13
5 13 Norway Andreas Bakkerud EKS Audi Sport Audi S1 5th 4th 7th 3rd 12
6 21 Sweden Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot Total Peugeot 208 7th 1st 3rd 20th 11
7 71 Sweden Kevin Hansen Team Peugeot Total Peugeot 208 8th 5th 8th 5th 10
8 68 Finland Niclas Grönholm GRX Taneco Team Hyundai i20 6th 8th 6th 7th 9
9 96 Sweden Kevin Eriksson Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta 11th 10th 10th 4th 8
10 74 France Jérôme Grosset-Janin GC Kompetition Renault Mégane RS 12th 9th 9th 6th 7
11 24 Norway Tommy Rustad Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo R 13th 11th 12th 9th 6
12 7 Russia Timur Timerzyanov GRX Taneco Team Hyundai i20 9th 13th 14th 13th 5
13 4 Sweden Robin Larsson Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta 16th 12th 11th 17th 4
14 6 Latvia Jānis Baumanis STARD Ford Fiesta 14th 14th 23rd 11th 3
15 36 France Guerlain Chicherit GC Kompetition Renault Mégane RS 15th 16th 17th 15th 2
16 134 United Kingdom Mark Higgins Mark Higgins Peugeot 208 10th 22nd 18th 12th 1
17 92 Sweden Anton Marklund Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo R 21st 15th 15th 16th
18 66 France Grégoire Demoustier Sébastien Loeb Racing Peugeot 208 18th 18th 19th 14th
19 102 Hungary Tamás Kárai Kárai Motorsport Egyesület Audi A1 17th 19th 16th 22nd
20 177 United Kingdom Andrew Jordan MJP Racing Team Austria Ford Fiesta 23rd 17th 13th 23rd
21 42 United Kingdom Oliver Bennett Oliver Bennett MINI Cooper 19th 20th 20th 21st
22 84 France "Knapick" "Knapick" Citroën DS3 22nd 21st 22nd 19th
23 58 China Qinghua Ma STARD Ford Fiesta 20th 23rd 21st 18th

Semi-Finals[]

Semi-Final 1
Pos. No. Driver Team Time/Retired Pts
1 1 Sweden Johan Kristoffersson PSRX Volkswagen Sweden 4:07.553 6
2 13 Norway Andreas Bakkerud EKS Audi Sport +1.111 5
3 71 Sweden Kevin Hansen Team Peugeot Total +2.082 4
4 24 Norway Tommy Rustad Marklund Motorsport +5.613 3
5 96 Sweden Kevin Eriksson Olsbergs MSE +6.872 2
6 11 Norway Petter Solberg PSRX Volkswagen Sweden DNF 1
Semi-Final 2
Pos. No. Driver Team Time/Retired Pts
1 9 France Sébastien Loeb Team Peugeot Total 4:02.466 6
2 5 Sweden Mattias Ekström EKS Audi Sport +0.511 5
3 68 Finland Niclas Grönholm GRX Taneco Team +6.721 4
4 74 France Jérôme Grosset-Janin GC Kompetition +9.546 3
5 7 Russia Timur Timerzyanov GRX Taneco Team +10.369 2
6 21 Sweden Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot Total DNF 1

Final[]

Pos. No. Driver Team Time/Retired Pts
1 1 Sweden Johan Kristoffersson PSRX Volkswagen Sweden 4:00.899 8
2 13 Norway Andreas Bakkerud EKS Audi Sport +0.859 5
3 9 France Sébastien Loeb Team Peugeot Total +1.346 4
4 5 Sweden Mattias Ekström EKS Audi Sport +1.949 3
5 68 Finland Niclas Grönholm GRX Taneco Team +3.832 2
6 71 Sweden Kevin Hansen Team Peugeot Total +29.983 1

Standings after the event[]

Pos Driver Pts Gap
1 Sweden Johan Kristoffersson 105
2 France Sébastien Loeb 91 +14
3 Norway Andreas Bakkerud 83 +22
4 Norway Petter Solberg 80 +25
Sweden Mattias Ekström

References[]

  1. ^ "Results - 2018 World RX of Great Britain". rallycrossrx.com. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
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