Skip to content

Strong fightback: Second WRX podium for EKS Audi Sport this season

FIA World Rallycross Championship 2018, Hell
Audi S1 EKS RX quattro #5 (EKS), Mattias Ekström
  • Second place for Ekström and EKS Audi Sport in World RX round in Norway
  • Local hero Andreas Bakkerud takes sixth position on home soil

Another podium finish for EKS Audi Sport in the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX). In round five of the season in Norway, Mattias Ekström in the 580-hp Audi S1 EKS RX quattro celebrated second place and his first podium finish this season. Only two weeks earlier, his teammate, Andreas Bakkerud, had finished as runner-up at Silverstone (Great Britain). EKS’ newcomer in his home round in Norway made it into the final as well and placed sixth.

Back to top