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Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Pick Up A Valuable Win in Los Angeles

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Scott Speed Continues Hunt for Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship Herndon, VA — The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team fought their way through a challenging double-header at the Port of Los Angeles. A victory on day one and the debut of the 544 hp GRC Beetle made for an exciting weekend. Scott Speed, driver of the No. […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 22 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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FIA World Rallycross Championship Marklund holds on to potential championship win in Germany The Marklund Motorsport team and drivers remain contenders for the FIA World Rallycross Championship title following the race hosted in Germany. The best Volkswagen driver on the Estering near Buxtehude was Toomas ‘Topi’ Heikkinen (FIN), who came fifth in his Polo RX […] More…

Volkswagen Beetle to Make Debut at Los Angeles Rounds of Global Rallycross Series

posted by on 18 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team gears up for the seventh and eighth rounds of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship Herndon, VA — The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team will be racing at the Port of Los Angeles this weekend in an action-packed double header—and will debut the exciting Global Rallycross Beetle that will spearhead […] More…

Record 41 Supercars for World RX of Germany

posted by on 17 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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FIA World Rallycross continues to pick up steam as it enters round nine of this year’s championship, with a record 41 top-level Supercar entries.  With so many cars taking place in what is traditionally one of the fastest events of the year, things may get a bit tricky for Volkswagen Marklund Motorsport, whose drivers are currently […] More…

Bentley Races to First Victory in North America

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Dyson Racing Team Bentley has scored the first ever victory for the manufacturer on North American soil, and their first victory of the Pirelli World Challenge season at Miller Motorsports Park.  Making the victory even more special, Guy Smith took the checkered flag on his 40th birthday and teammate Butch Letzinger finished strongly in third place. […] More…

20+14 Facts About Winning the World Rally Championship

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Crazy! World champions again*! With a 1-2-3 victory at the Rally Australia, Volkswagen celebrated winning the manufacturers’ standings in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). The icing on the cake is that either Volkswagen driver Sébastien Ogier (F) or his team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala (FIN) will win the drivers’ world championship. In the co-drivers’ standings, the […] More…