A New Era Begins: Americas Rallycross To Launch At Speedmachine Festival, Silverstone

Americas Rallycross (ARX) will make its debut at one of the most iconic motorsports facilities in the world, Silverstone, May 25-27 as part of the Speedmachine Festival.

The new series will feature popular drivers from the United States, Tanner Foust and Scott Speed along with international championship contenders, Patrik Sandell, Chris Atkinson, David Higgins, Liam Doran, Timo Scheider, Andy Scott, Philippe Maloigne and Rene Munnich.


Manufacturer partners Volkswagen of America and Subaru of America join the IMG operated series as official series partners, continuing their storied motorsports and rallycross history. Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Beetles along with Subaru Rally Team USA WRX STI’s will look to bring their national success overseas beginning with free practice on Friday, May 25th.

Four qualifying rounds, followed by the semifinals and finals will be held across Saturday and Sunday, May 25-27. The ARX champion of Speedmachine will be crowned live on the ARX Rallycross Facebook page,  free to air for all viewers. ARX Silverstone will run in conjunction with the FIA World Rallycross Championship and RX2 Championship.

Be sure to follow the @ARXRallycross on social media and visit ARXRallycross.com for the latest news and updates.

Tiernay Oliver