Ekström team celebrates one-two result in World Rallycross Championship
Mattias Ekström and Toomas Heikkinen celebrated a one-two win in round two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at the Hockenheimring. In their two 560-hp Audi S1 EKS RX quattro cars, the Swedish-Finnish duo dominated the event throughout the weekend. “Winning in front of so many DTM and rallycross fans is incredible. This is an experience you can only dream of,” said Ekström who contested a double program of rallycross and DTM racing at Hockenheim. With 48 points in the drivers’ standings Ekström now equals the score of overall leader Petter Solberg. In the teams’ classification, EKS with 93 points already has a 45-point advantage over the second-placed Volkswagen RX Sweden team.