Barcelona RX To Host Penultimate RX Lites Round

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After a long summer break, RX Lites 2016 seson returns back to action this weekend at Circuit de Catalunya – Barcelona where FIA World Rallycross Championship takes place for its 9th round. The legendary venue will host the penultimate round for RX Lites drivers as they are fighting for the 2016 title.

The race-weekend will start with drivers’s draw on Friday and first 3 Qualifying races will be on Saturday. Q4, semi-finals and final race will be on Sunday as the finalrace will be broadcasted live on TV.

FFSA backed Frenchman Cyril Raymond  is leading the series with 128 points. Norwegian Thomas Bryntesson is only 2 points behind him and he will push for the lead as he wants to get the title at the last round in Riga in 2 weeks. The leading duo will provide the best aciton and as well as the strategy games to all fans and spectators on folowing weekend.

Simon Olofsson and Joachim Hvaal are chasing the top two but also they are in a close battle for the 3rd position overall. They are followed by Simon Syversen who is at the 5th place.

Barcelona RX is hosting the Rallycross series for the second time this year. The iconic venue which is also home to Spanish F1 and MotoGP, is famous with its joker lap at the last turn and stadium atmosphere with its enormous grandstands.

You can follow our social media accounts with the name @RXLites to follow the event live.

BarcelonaRX Entry List

No Driver Nat. Competitor Nat.
8 Simon WÅGÖ SYVERSEN NOR SET Promotion FIN
13 Cyril RAYMOND FRA OlsbergsMSE SWE
16 Thomas BRYNTESSON NOR TBRX NOR
33 Tejas HIRANI KEN OlsbergsMSE SWE
52 Simon OLOFSSON SWE Simon Olofsson SWE
56 Thomas Holmen NOR JC RACE TEKNIK SWE
64 Saeed BINTOUQ UAE OlsbergsMSE SWE
66 Albert LLOVERA MASSANA ESP Albert LLOVERA MASSANA POL
69 Sondre EVJEN NOR JC RACE TEKNIK SWE
99 Joachim HVAAL NOR JC RACE TEKNIK SWE