Mattias Ekstrom and Timur Timerzyanov are new to GRC, but their experience should put them in the thick of the two X Games Munich RallyCross events.
Rallycross cars begin their lives on the production line, but after a rallycross team works their magic, they're transformed into some of the most versatile racers on the planet
X Games RallyCross drivers are almost starstruck by the addition of WRC legend Carlos Sainz to the Barcelona lineup.
Finding a way around rules is typical of all motor racing, and rallycross organizers are continually trying to keep ahead of the game.
From a vantage point above the track, spotters are in drivers' ears to help them navigate the inevitable surprises of a rallycross race.
It's called Folkrace. Aspiring young racers gain driving experience, mechanical chops and, if the stars align, the race winner's car for a thousand bucks.
Drivers of various backgrounds try to learn RallyCross on the go at X Games Foz do Iguaçu.