All News: Sami-Matti Trogen


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 »

Yohann Harth Scores iRX World Championship Win at Iowa

October 26th, 2020 by

Images via Brian Campbell | @bcampbellphotography Yohann Harth scored his third career iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama victory on Saturday at Iowa Speedway, completing a clean sweep of the event by earning the Yokohama Pole Award and winning his heat before holding off 2018 series champion Mitchell deJong in the main event. A … Read the Rest »

iRacing Rallycross presented by Yokohama Preview: Iowa

October 23rd, 2020 by

The iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational and World Championship presented by Yokohama make their only visit to Iowa Speedway of the 2020 season on Saturday, with an interesting mix of real-world pros set to take on the tricky layout before yielding the track to sim racing’s fastest drivers. Here’s what to watch out for from what … Read the Rest »

Jon Robertson Takes First iRX World Championship Victory at Atlanta

October 19th, 2020 by

Jon Robertson extended his iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama points lead with a dominant victory in Saturday’s event from Atlanta Motor Speedway, taking his first-ever series win in his 12th start after qualifying on pole and winning his heat race. Robertson beat fellow Team Yokohama driver Yohann Harth to the line, while SET … Read the Rest »

iRacing Rallycross presented by Yokohama Preview: Atlanta

October 16th, 2020 by

After two completely unpredictable opening rounds to the season, the iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama rolls into Atlanta Motor Speedway, the site of last year’s season opener, with no clear-cut championship favorite yet in sight. Add in another round of All-Star Invitational action with a few new faces on the grid, and there’s … Read the Rest »

SET Esports Drivers Ollikainen, Hallman Go 1-2 in iRX Return to Daytona

October 12th, 2020 by

SET Esports drivers Jonne Ollikainen and Tommi Hallman put the heartbreak of a difficult iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama season opener behind them, going from the disappointment of missing the final at Hell Lankebanen to first and second at Daytona International Speedway. Ollikainen’s win made him the second DirtFish Rookie of the Year … Read the Rest »

iRacing Rallycross presented by Yokohama Preview: Daytona

October 9th, 2020 by

Images via Dane Baird It’s a double feature of rallycross action on Saturday afternoon, as the iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama is joined by the return of All-Star Invitational action from Daytona International Speedway. Real-world stars like Travis Pastrana and Scott Speed will join World Championship front-runners like Mitchell deJong and Hell Lankebanen … Read the Rest »

Rookie Lamminsivu Scores Win in iRX World Championship presented by Yokohama Opener

September 27th, 2020 by

For the third year in a row, a first-time starter took the checkered flag in the main event of the iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama season opener. This time, it was Ilari Lamminsivu, who held off the field after saving his joker for the final lap in a hard-fought season opener from Hell … Read the Rest »

Season Preview: 2020 iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama

September 25th, 2020 by

What a difference a year makes. The 2020 iRacing Rallycross World Championship presented by Yokohama builds on not only an exciting 2019 season, but also a thrilling six-race All-Star Invitational series that featured the world’s best rallycross drivers fighting IndyCar, NASCAR, and NHRA stars through the spring. After a handful of professional rallycross drivers and … Read the Rest »

Trogen Wins the Battle, deJong the War in Feeding America iRX Grand Finale

May 18th, 2020 by

Williams Esports’ Sami-Matti Trogen took his second victory in three weeks, besting the field at Hell Lankebanen to wrap up the Subaru iRX All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama in the Feeding America iRX Grand Finale. FIA World Rally Championship star Craig Breen finished second, while Loenbro Motorsports’ Travis PeCoy held off four-time US rallycross champion … Read the Rest »