Successful First World RX Test For Villeneuve At Lydden

February 23, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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JV getting into the Rallycross spirit- he even has a beanie! Image from Gary Hawkins/Ebrey Photographic

Lydden Hill, Kent (GB) – Saturday 22 February, 2014: Jacques Villeneuve today conducted his first proper test aboard the 600bhp #25 Albatec Racing Peugeot 208 in which he will contest the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. The former F1 and Indycar World Series Champion completed ten 4-lap stints around the Lydden Hill... [Read more...]

F1 Champion and Indy 500 Winner Villeneuve to challenge for World Rallycross Series with Albatec Racing!

February 13, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

Jacques-Villeneuve
Villeneuve's signing is a major boost for the FIA World Rallycross series!

Former F1 and Indycar World Series Champion Jacques Villeneuve will join Dumfries-based Albatec Racing in the 2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship (RallycrossRX). The French-Canadian will drive one of the team’s 600bhp two-litre, 16v Peugeot 208s in the 12-round series, which starts in Portugal in May. Villeneuve is the only active racing driver... [Read more...]