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Krogstad, Ollikainen Wrap Up iRX All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama With Charlotte Wins

June 2nd, 2021 by

If Tuesday’s iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama finale at Charlotte Motor Speedway is any indication, the future of real-world rallycross is in good hands. Hansen Williams Esports driver Henrik Krogstad, last year’s RX2 champion, took a hard-fought victory in the celebrity race, while SET Esports’ Jonne Ollikainen prepared for his RallyX Nordic Lites … Read the Rest »

iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama Race Preview: Charlotte

May 31st, 2021 by

The four-race iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama wraps up for the spring on Tuesday, as both the celebrity drivers and sim pros finally reunite at Charlotte Motor Speedway just two days after the NASCAR Cup Series completed its longest race of the year, the Coca-Cola 600, at the real facility. Charlotte’s iRX layout … Read the Rest »

Martell, Harth Score iRX All-Star Invitational Victories at Sonoma and Atlanta

May 12th, 2021 by

Two familiar faces found their way onto the top steps of the podium in Tuesday’s iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama action, as the celebrity racers and top sim racers again found themselves on two different circuits. American rallycross standout Conner Martell scored the win at Sonoma Raceway in the first race, while defending … Read the Rest »

iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama Race Preview: Sonoma/Atlanta

May 11th, 2021 by

For the second time in two weeks, the iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama splits off its celebrity competitors and the world’s top sim racers at two different tracks. This time, instead of splitting the Atlantic Ocean, they’ll just split the continental United States; the pro drivers and media will take on Sonoma Raceway, … Read the Rest »

Krogstad, Ollikainen Split iRX All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama Wins at Daytona, Barcelona

May 5th, 2021 by

Two members of last year’s iRacing Rallycross World Championship roster scored the wins in Tuesday’s iRX All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama races across two different tracks. Hansen Williams Esports’ Henrik Krogstad, a real-world RX2 champion, took advantage of contact between World RX star Kevin Hansen and longtime RX2 driver Tanner Whitten in the closing laps … Read the Rest »

Harth Earns iRX World Championship in Thriller as Ollikainen Wins in Sonoma

December 7th, 2020 by

Top rookie Jonne Ollikainen won the battle, but series veteran Yohann Harth won the war, as the iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama concluded on Saturday from Sonoma Raceway. Ollikainen and SET Esports teammate Tommi Hallman earned their third 1-2 finish of the season in the main event, but Harth’s fourth place result was … Read the Rest »

Yokohama iRX Series Finale at Sonoma: Race Preview

December 4th, 2020 by

Both the iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational and World Championship presented by Yokohama championship chases are coming down to the wire at the Yokohama iRX Series Finale from Sonoma Raceway on Saturday. Here’s what to expect from an intense finale: ALL-STAR INVITATIONAL PREVIEW: The intense three-way championship battle between Sage Karam, Scott Speed, and Conner Martell … Read the Rest »

SET Esports’ Hallman, Ollikainen Go 1-2 in iRX World Championship at Phoenix

November 23rd, 2020 by

The SET Esports duo of Tommi Hallman and Jonne Ollikainen came out on top of Saturday’s iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama action from Phoenix Raceway, securing their second 1-2 finish of the season and the fourth overall among teammates in the penultimate round of the season. Hallman and Ollikainen were joined on the … Read the Rest »

iRacing Rallycross presented by Yokohama Preview: Phoenix

November 20th, 2020 by

Just two races remain in the iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational and World Championship presented by Yokohama, and the first sees the series return to Phoenix Raceway for the first time since last season. With both championship battles going down to the wire, here’s what to look out for in Saturday’s action: ALL-STAR INVITATIONAL PREVIEW: Sage … Read the Rest »

deJong Becomes Sixth Different iRX World Championship Winner of 2020 at Lucas Oil

November 16th, 2020 by

Inaugural iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama title winner Mitchell deJong finally scored his first victory since joining Subaru Motorsports USA on Saturday, breaking an unlucky streak at Lucas Oil Raceway by taking his first World Championship-level victory at the track. The win, his 11th in three years in the series, enabled him to … Read the Rest »