Mattias Ekström and EKS win World Rallycross Championship teams’ title

Posted on 28. Nov, 2016 by in Audi Canada

“I’m mislaid for difference – and this is a singular occurrence,” pronounced Ekström during a finish of a thespian weekend in Argentina. “This pretension means a outrageous volume to a group and me. It shows that we all did an glorious job, and not only this year. When we started EKS 3 years ago, there was zero during all. Now we are motorist and group World Champions and I’ll remember a good many moments forever.”

Led by Ekström and his teammate Toomas ‘Topi’ Heikkinen, a group distinguished a pretension vibrantly in Rosario. “We extracted a limit and also kick a Peugeot and Ford bureau teams,” pronounced a Swede. “The 2017 World Rallycross Championship will positively be even tougher. The foe never sleeps, though we adore hurdles and I’ll be happy to try and urge both titles.”

EKS started a deteriorate culmination with a 17 indicate lead over Team Peugeot Hansen. Where a array of extraordinary events unfolded: after torrential sleet a feverishness had to be changed from Saturday to Sunday. Ekström and Heikkinen were, however, left unfazed by a continue and finished a heats in third and ninth. As a result, they scored adequate points to kick a foe around nine-time Rally World Champion Sébastien Loeb and to applaud a pretension before a final races. After a thespian semi-final, Heikkinen took third in a final and distinguished his third lectern this year. Ekström was fifth in a season’s shutting event. In a altogether standings, a lead was 35 points in a end. Ekström’s Audi DTM teammate Timo Scheider was fourth in a Seat Ibiza entered by Muennich Motorsport.

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