2015 World RX of France

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2015 World RX of France
Round 9 of 13 in the
2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship
Date 5-6 September 2015
Location Lohéac, Bretagne
Venue Circuit de Lohéac
Results
Heat Winners
Heat 1 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Heat 2 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Heat 3 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
S D RX
Heat 4 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson
Volkswagen Team Sweden
Semi-Final Winners
Semi-Final 1 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Semi-Final 2 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
S D RX
Final
First Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen
Team Peugeot-Hansen
Second Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg
S D RX
Third Flag of France.svg Jean-Baptiste Dubourg
Jean-Baptiste Dubourg

The 2015 World RX of France was the ninth round of the second season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship. [1] The event was held at the Circuit de Lohéac in Lohéac, Bretagne during 5–6 September 2015.

FIA World Rallycross Championship

The FIA World Rallycross Championship is a rallycross series organised by the FIA in conjunction with series promoters IMG Motorsport.

Lohéac Commune in Brittany, France

Lohéac is a commune in the Ille-et-Vilaine department in Brittany in northwestern France. The town is well known for cars and motorsport, hosting a rallycross track part of the FIA World Rallycross Championship, a tarmac racing circuit, a karting circuit, a quad bike circuit and the Manor of the Automobile, which hosts the Museum of the Automobile.

Brittany (administrative region) Administrative region of France

Brittany is one of the 18 regions of France. It is named after the historic and geographic region of Brittany, of which it constitutes 80%. The capital is Rennes. Bathed by the English Channel to the north and the Bay of Biscay to the south, it is located in the West of France, bordering the Normandy and Pays de la Loire regions. Bro Gozh ma Zadoù is the anthem of Brittany. It is sung to the same tune as that of the national anthem of Wales, Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau, and has similar words. As a region of France, Brittany has a Regional Council, which was most recently elected in 2015.

Contents

Heats

Per-Gunnar Andersson WRX 2015 France 001.jpg
Per-Gunnar Andersson
Andreas Bakkerud, Reinis Nitiss, "Knapick" and Marc Laboulle WRX 2015 France 006.jpg
Andreas Bakkerud, Reinis Nitišs, "Knapick" and Marc Laboulle
Tord Linnerud, Anton Marklund, Gaetan Serazin and Jonathan Pailler Anton Marklund (Audi S1 EKS RX quattro) (21010006840).jpg
Tord Linnerud, Anton Marklund, Gaëtan Sérazin and Jonathan Pailler
Dubourg, Bakkerud, Marklund and Jeanney battle during Semi-Final 1 WRX 2015 France 004.jpg
Dubourg, Bakkerud, Marklund and Jeanney battle during Semi-Final 1
World Championship classification
Pos.No. Driver Team CarH1H2H3H4 Pts
1 21 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 1st 1st 2nd 6th16
2 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg SDRX Citroën DS3 2nd 2nd 1st 5th15
3 10 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX Audi S1 4th 3rd 5th 4th14
4 3 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen Team Sweden Volkswagen Polo 3rd 7th 15th 1st13
5 87 Flag of France.svg Jean-Baptiste Dubourg Jean-Baptiste Dubourg Citroën C4 17th 5th 4th 11th12
6 57 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 10th 20th 3rd 7th11
7 13 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 7th 10th 21st 9th10
8 4 Flag of Sweden.svg Robin Larsson Larsson Jernberg Racing Team Audi A1 18th 16th 6th 8th9
9 92 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund EKS RX Audi S1 13th 11th 7th 18th8
10 42 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Namus OMSE Ford Fiesta ST DNF 4th 12th 2nd7
11 17 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney Team Peugeot-Hansen Peugeot 208 9th 8th 8th 26th6
12 62 Flag of France.svg Gaëtan Sérazin Gaëtan Sérazin Peugeot 208 12th 13th 14th 14th5
13 45 Flag of Sweden.svg Per-Gunnar Andersson Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo 23rd 9th 9th 15th4
14 74 Flag of France.svg Jérôme Grosset-Janin Albatec Racing Peugeot 208 5th 31st 13th 10th3
15 55 Flag of Sweden.svg Alx Danielsson All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport Audi S3 15th 22nd 11th 12th2
16 15 Flag of Latvia.svg Reinis Nitišs Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta ST 16th 12th 22nd 16th1
17 33 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Liam Doran SDRX Citroën DS3 26th 6th 33rd 3rd
18 99 Flag of Norway.svg Tord Linnerud Volkswagen Team Sweden Volkswagen Polo 11th 18th 27th 13th
19 168 Flag of France.svg Yvan Muller Albatec Racing Peugeot 208 8th 32nd 10th 19th
20 18 Flag of France.svg Jonathan Pailler Pailler Compétition Peugeot 208 14th 23rd 19th 27th
21 7 Flag of Austria.svg Manfred Stohl World RX Team Austria Ford Fiesta 6th 14th 28thDNF
22 84 Flag of France.svg "Knapick" Hervé "Knapick" Lemonnier Citroën DS3 27th 17th 23rd 22nd
23 31 Flag of Austria.svg Max Pucher World RX Team Austria Ford Fiesta 22nd 26th 18th 23rd
24 71 Flag of France.svg Marc Laboulle Marc Laboulle Citroën C4 21st 25th 24th 20th
25 102 Flag of Hungary.svg Tamás Kárai Racing-Com Škoda Fabia 20th 27th 25th 21st
26 89 Flag of France.svg Fabien Chanoine Fabien Chanoine Renault Clio 24th 24th 31st 17th
27 20 Flag of France.svg Fabien Pailler Pailler Compétition Peugeot 208 31st 21st 16th 29th
28 65 Flag of France.svg Guerlain Chicherit JRM Racing BMW MINI Countryman 25th 15th 20thEX
29 85 Flag of France.svg David Olivier David Olivier Renault Logan 28th 28th 26th 24th
30 78 Flag of France.svg Laurent Bouliou Laurent Bouliou Peugeot 207 29th 30th 30th 25th
31 67 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg François Duval Ecurie Bayard ASBL Ford Fiesta DNS 19th 29th 28th
32 64 Flag of Lebanon.svg Nabil Karam Nabil Karam Citroën DS3 30th 29th 32ndDNS
33 37 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Guy Wilks JRM Racing BMW MINI Countryman DNSDNS 17thDNF
34 77 Flag of Germany.svg René Münnich All-Inkl.com Münnich Motorsport Audi S3 19thDNFDNSDNS
35 56 Flag of France.svg Gilles Franco Gilles Franco Peugeot 208 DNFDNSDNSDNS

Semi-Finals

Semi-Final 1

Pos.No. Driver Team TimePts.
1 21 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen 3:49.0396
2 10 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX +0.2815
3 87 Flag of France.svg Jean-Baptiste Dubourg Jean-Baptiste Dubourg +2.8514
4 92 Flag of Sweden.svg Anton Marklund EKS RX +10.0003
5 13 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud Olsbergs MSE +14.3272
6 17 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney Team Peugeot-Hansen DNF1

Semi-Final 2

Pos.No. Driver Team TimePts.
1 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg SDRX 3:50.3186
2 3 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen Team Sweden +2.2515
3 4 Flag of Sweden.svg Robin Larsson Larsson Jernberg Racing Team +2.6534
4 57 Flag of Finland.svg Toomas Heikkinen Marklund Motorsport +4.0653
5 62 Flag of France.svg Gaëtan Sérazin Gaëtan Sérazin +7.1532
6 42 Flag of Russia.svg Timur Timerzyanov Namus OMSE +10.1821

Final

Pos.No. Driver Team TimePts.
1 21 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen Team Peugeot-Hansen 3:48.5008
2 1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg SDRX +3.0015
3 87 Flag of France.svg Jean-Baptiste Dubourg Jean-Baptiste Dubourg +3.5704
4 3 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson Volkswagen Team Sweden +4.7313
5 10 Flag of Sweden.svg Mattias Ekström EKS RX +30.3072
6 4 Flag of Sweden.svg Robin Larsson Larsson Jernberg Racing Team DNF1

Championship standings after the event

Pos. Driver Points
1 Flag of Norway.svg Petter Solberg 219
2 Flag of Sweden.svg Timmy Hansen 182
3 Flag of Sweden.svg Johan Kristoffersson 156
4 Flag of Norway.svg Andreas Bakkerud 152
5 Flag of France.svg Davy Jeanney 146

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References

  1. "Results - 2015 World RX of France". rallycrossrx.com. Retrieved 5 September 2015.
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